Translation of "pond" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /pɒnd/ us /pɑːnd/

B2 an area of water smaller than a lake, often artificially made

a duck pond 养鸭塘
the pond [ S ] informal

a humorous way of referring to the Atlantic Ocean, when it is thought of as separating the UK or Europe and the US:

It's good to get a view from the other side of the pond.

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