Translation of "pool" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (LIQUID) 液体 uk us /puːl/

a small area of usually still water

We looked for crabs in the rock pools along the seashore. 我们在海边岩石的水坑里找螃蟹。

a small amount of liquid on a surface

a pool of blood/oil 一滩血/油
figurative a pool of light 一小片光亮

a swimming pool

I spent most of my holiday lying/sunbathing by the pool. 我假期的大部分时间都在游泳池旁躺着/晒太阳。

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