Translation of "mature" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

mature

adjective uk /məˈtʃʊər/ us /məˈtʊr/
LIKE AN ADULT 成熟的

B2 Mature people behave like adults in a way that shows they are well developed emotionally.

成熟的
He's very mature for his age. 就他的年纪而言,他已非常成熟。

A mature decision is one that is made after a lot of careful thought.

慎重的,经深思熟虑的
Upon mature reflection, we find the accused guilty. 经过慎重考虑,我们认定被告有罪。
PHYSICALLY GROWN 身体上成长

completely grown physically

(身体上)发育成熟的
a mature adult 成年人
sexually mature 性成熟的
Mature male gorillas have silver-grey hairs on their backs. 成年雄性大猩猩背部有银灰色毛发。
mature oak trees 成年橡树
FOOD 食物

having a flavour that is completely developed

味道醇厚的,酿熟的
Do you prefer mild or mature cheddar? 切达干酪你喜欢味淡的还是味浓的?
FINANCE 金融

specialized finance & economics A mature investment is ready to be paid.

(投资)获得回报的
verb uk /məˈtʃʊər/ us /məˈtʊr/
DEVELOP MENTALLY 精神上成长

[ I or T ] to become more developed mentally and emotionally and behave in a responsible way

变成熟
Girls are said to mature faster than boys. 据说女孩比男孩成熟快。
He matured a lot while he was in college. 他在大学期间成熟了很多。

[ I ] If ideas, opinions, etc. mature, they reach an advanced or developed state.

酝酿成熟,完善
It took several years for her ideas to mature. 她的想法经过几年才酝酿成熟。
GROW PHYSICALLY 身体上成长

[ I ] to become completely grown physically

(身体上)发育成熟,长成
Humans take longer to mature than most other animals. 比起大多数动物,人类要经过更长的时间才能发育成熟。
FOOD 食物

[ I or T ] to allow food and wine to become old enough for the flavour to develop completely

酿成,制成,发酵成熟
The wine has been matured in oak vats. 葡萄酒已在橡木桶中发酵成熟。
The cheese is left to mature for two years. 为使之发酵成熟,这些干酪被放置两年。
FINANCE 金融

[ I ] specialized finance & economics If an insurance agreement or an investment matures, it becomes ready to be paid.

(保险协议)期满;(投资)获得回报
The policy matures after 15 years. 这张保险单15年后到期。

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