Translation of "oasis" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /əʊˈeɪ.sɪs/ us /oʊˈeɪ.sɪs/ plural oases

[ C ] a place in a desert where there is water and therefore plants and trees and sometimes a village or town


[ S ] a calm, pleasant place in the middle of somewhere busy and unpleasant

Her office was an oasis of peace and sanity amid the surrounding chaos. 在周围乱哄哄的环境中,她的办公室是一方宁静之地。

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