Translation of "out" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adverb, preposition (NOT ACCURATE) 不准确的 uk us /aʊt/ informal

not accurate

Our estimates were only out by a few dollars. 我们的估算只有几美元的偏差。
You were 25cm out in your measurements. 你的测量差了25厘米。
Those sales figures were way out (= completely wrong). 那些销售数据完全不准确。
US I'm out $25 on this trip (= It cost me $25 more than expected). 我这次旅行的花费超出预算25美元。

(Translation of “out adverb, preposition (NOT ACCURATE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)