Translation of "quite" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adverb, predeterminer uk /kwaɪt/ UK

a little or a lot but not completely

I'm quite tired but I can certainly walk a little further. 我有些累,但肯定还能再走一会儿。
There was quite a lot of traffic today but yesterday was even busier. 今天的交通够拥挤的,不过昨天更繁忙。
It was quite a difficult job. 那工作着实难做。
He's quite attractive but not what I'd call gorgeous. 他相当有魅力,但称不上我心目中的美男子。
It would be quite a nuisance to write to everyone. 给所有人都写信准是件麻烦事。

(Translation of “quite adverb, predeterminer” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)