Translation of "pad" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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padnoun [ C ]

uk /pæd/ us /pæd/

pad noun [ C ] (MATERIAL)

a piece of soft, thick cloth or rubber, used to protect a part of the body, give shape to something, or clean something

a knee/shoulder pad 护膝/垫肩
Soccer players often wear shin pads to protect their legs. 足球运动员经常穿护胫以保护双腿。
In the 1980s, shoulder pads were very fashionable in women's clothes. 20世纪80年代,女性服装非常流行使用垫肩。
She wiped her eye make-up off with a cotton wool pad. 她用脱脂棉擦去了眼影。

pad noun [ C ] (PAPER)

a number of pieces of paper that have been fastened together along one side, used for writing or drawing on

I have a pad and pencil for taking notes. 我拿了一本便笺簿和一支铅笔来记笔记。
I always keep a pad of paper by the phone. 我总是在电话机旁放一本便笺簿。
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pad noun [ C ] (FLAT SURFACE)

a hard flat area of ground where helicopters can take off and land, or from which rockets are sent

The hotel has its own helicopter pad. 这家饭店有自己的直升机起降平台。
Missiles have been launched from their pads deep in enemy territory. 导弹已从敌方阵地纵深处的发射台发射。

one of the large, flat leaves of a water lily

a lily pad 睡莲浮叶

pad noun [ C ] (FOOT)

the soft part under the paw (= foot) of a cat, dog, etc.


pad noun [ C ] (HOUSE)

old-fashioned or humorous informal a person's house or apartment

a bachelor pad 单身公寓

padverb [ T ]

uk /pæd/ us /pæd/ -dd-

to put pieces of soft material in something to make it soft, give it a different shape, or protect what is inside

These boots are padded with shock-resistant foam. 这些旅游鞋加了防震泡沫垫。

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