Translation of "potter" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I usually + adv/prep ] uk /ˈpɒt.ər/ US  /ˈpɑː.t̬ɚ/ mainly UK (US usually putter)

to move about without hurrying and in a relaxed and pleasant way

I spent the afternoon pottering around the garden doing a few odd jobs. 我一个下午都在庭园里散步,顺便做些零活儿。
He doesn't drive very fast - he tends to potter along. 他车开得不很快——只是在闲逛。

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