Translation of "scalp" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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scalpnoun [ C ]

uk /skælp/ us /skælp/

scalp noun [ C ] (TOP OF HEAD)

the skin on the top of a person's head where hair usually grows

头皮
a dry/oily/itchy scalp 干燥的/油性的/发痒的头皮
Some tribes used to collect scalps to prove how many of the enemy they had killed in battle. 以前有些部落通过收集人的头皮来证明在战斗中杀死多少敌人。

scalp noun [ C ] (DEFEATED PERSON)

mainly UK someone you defeat in a competition or election

(在竞争或竞选中)击败的人
Although they are expected to take some important scalps in the election, they are unlikely to form the next government. 尽管他们有可能在大选中击败一些重要人物,他们还是不可能组阁下一届政府。

scalpverb [ T ]

uk /skælp/ us /skælp/

scalp verb [ T ] (SELL)

US informal UK tout to buy things, such as theatre tickets, at the usual prices and then sell them, when they are difficult to get, at much higher prices

倒卖(戏票等)

scalp verb [ T ] (HEAD)

to cut off the scalp of a dead enemy

(作为战利品)剥下敌人尸体上)的头皮

humorous to cut someone's hair very short

把(某人)的头发理得很短

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