Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “mothball”

mothball

noun     /ˈmɒθ.bɔːl/ US  /ˈmɑːθ.bɑːl/
a small white ball containing a chemical with a strong smell that keeps moths away from clothes
樟脑球(一种白色小球,含有化学成分,有强烈气味,可驱除衣物中的蛾子)
Types of chemicalSpecific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the bodyClothing - general words
(Definition of mothball noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

More translations of “mothball” in simplified Chinese

Definitions of “mothball” in other dictionaries

Translations of “mothball”

Word of the Day

grand prix

one of a series of important international races for very fast and powerful cars

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More