Translation of "make-up" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] (PARTS) 部分 uk us /ˈmeɪk.ʌp/

The make-up of something or someone is the combination of things that form it

They argue that the membership of the Council does not reflect the racial make-up of the city. 他们争辩说议会的成员结构并未反映出这座城市的种族构成。
Organizational ability is not one of the most obvious parts of his make-up. 组织才能并不是他各项素质中最突出的部分。

(Translation of “make-up noun (PARTS)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)