Translation of "lane" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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lanenoun [ C ]

uk /leɪn/ us /leɪn/

lane noun [ C ] (ROAD)

B2 a narrow road in the countryside or in a town

He drives so fast along those narrow country lanes. 在那些狭窄的乡间小路上他把车开得飞快。
I live at the end of Church Lane. 我住在教堂巷的最里面。

More examples

  • Turn left where the lane meets the main road.
  • The cottage is situated in the middle of a wood at the end of a narrow potholed lane.
  • The youths scuffled with the policeman, then escaped down the lane.
  • He climbed onto his horse and set off at a relaxed trot down the lane.
  • We were trotting along the lane when a car suddenly appeared from nowhere and almost made me fall off my pony.

lane noun [ C ] (STRIP)

B2 a special strip of a road, sports track, or swimming pool that is used to keep vehicles or competitors separate

a bus/bike/cycle lane 公共汽车/自行车车道
The northbound lane is closed because of an accident. 北行的车道因发生事故已经封闭。
I find driving in the fast lane very stressful. 我发现在快车道行驶时精神非常紧张。
The German runners/swimmers are in lanes 4 and 6. 英国径赛/游泳选手处在第4道和第6道。

a route across the sea or through the air that ships or aircraft regularly sail or fly along

The English Channel is the busiest shipping lane in the world. 英吉利海峡是世界上最繁忙的水运航道。

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