Translation of "partly" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

See all translations


uk /ˈpɑː us /ˈpɑː

B1 to some degree, but not completely

His attractiveness is partly due to his self-confidence. 他的魅力部分源于他的自信。
The house is partly owned by her father. 她父亲拥有这幢房子的部分产权。

More examples

  • The hot weather is partly to blame for the water shortage.
  • The American Civil War was fought between the North and the South partly over the issue of slavery.
  • Her story is only partly true.
  • Its commercial success as a city is partly due to its excellent rail and road communications.
  • The floor was partly covered with a dirty old rug.

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