Translation of "serial" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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serialadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈsɪə.ri.əl/ us /ˈsɪr.i.əl/

serial adjective [ before noun ] (CRIMINAL/CRIME)

C1 used to describe a person who repeatedly commits a similar crime or carries out a similar bad act, or the crime or act itself

She wrote a thriller about a brutal serial killer/murderer. 她写了部有关一名冷血连环杀手的惊悚小说。
a serial adulterer/womaniser 连续作案的强奸犯
serial murders/killings 连环谋杀案

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serialnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsɪə.ri.əl/ us /ˈsɪr.i.əl/

C1 a story on television or radio or in a newspaper, etc. that is broadcast or printed in separate parts

Most of her novels have been made into television serials at some time. 她的大多数小说都已在某个时候被拍成了电视连续剧。

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