Translation of "medicine" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or U ] (SUBSTANCE) 物质 uk us /ˈmed.ɪ.sən/

a substance, especially in the form of a liquid or a pill, which is a treatment for illness or injury

cough medicine 止咳药
Take two spoonfuls of medicine at mealtimes. 进餐时服两勺药。
She knows quite a lot about herbal medicines. 她懂得许多关于草药的知识。

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