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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “mercurial”

mercurial

adjective
 
 
/mɜːˈkjʊə.ri.əl/ US  /mɜːrˈkjʊr.i-/ literary
changing suddenly and often
多变的,反复无常的
a mercurial temperament
多变的性格
She was entertaining but unpredictable, with mercurial mood swings.
她很会逗人开心,但性格让人捉摸不透,情绪反复无常。
Changing frequentlyChanging
intelligent, enthusiastic and quick
雄辩机智的
a mercurial mind/wit
活跃的思维/机敏的才智
Energetic and lively
(Definition of mercurial from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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