Translation of "ink" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

ink

noun [ C or U ] uk /ɪŋk/ us /ɪŋk/
LIQUID

B1 coloured liquid used for writing, printing, and drawing

墨水;油墨;墨汁
a bottle of ink 一瓶墨水
blue/black/red ink 蓝/黑/红墨水
Please write in ink, not in pencil. 书写请用墨水笔,不要用铅笔。
The book is printed in three different coloured inks. 这本书是用三色油墨印刷的。
DECORATION

informal tattoos (= patterns that are made on the skin using needles and ink):

I have only been tattooing for nine months but people seem to like my ink.
verb [ T ] uk /ɪŋk/ us /ɪŋk/
PUT INK ON

specialized publishing, art to put ink on something

给…上油墨
The printing plates have to be inked before they will print on the paper. 在印刷之前必须给印版上油墨。
DECORATE SKIN

informal to tattoo someone (= decorate their skin with patterns using needles and ink):

Here are some important points to note before you get inked.

(Translation of “ink” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)