number noun (PARTICULAR THING) translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "number" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


/ˈnʌm.bər/ US  /-bɚ/
[C] a particular example of something
Samples and examples
[C] a particular copy of a magazine
Have you got last week's number of the New Yorker?
He's got all the back numbers (= previous copies) of the magazine.
Newspapers and magazines
[C] informal a piece of clothing, especially a dress, that you admire
She was wearing a stylish Dior number.
Clothing - general words
[C] US slang a person with a particular characteristic
He's a real sexy number, don't you think?
People in general
[C] a short tune or song
Sing one of those romantic numbers.
Types of songsMusical pieces
[C usually singular] mainly US slang something that is often said
He tried the usual/that old number about how his wife didn't understand him.
Informal talking and conversation
(Definition of number noun (PARTICULAR THING) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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