Translation of "ink" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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inknoun [ C or U ]

uk /ɪŋk/ us /ɪŋk/

ink noun [ C or U ] (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。

More examples

  • She was disappointed to see her essay returned with a mass of corrections in red ink.
  • When you fill in the form, please write clearly in black ink.

inkverb [ T ]

uk /ɪŋk/ us /ɪŋk/

ink verb [ T ] (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。

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