Translation of "shorts" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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shortsnoun [ plural ]

uk /ʃɔːts/ us /ʃɔːrts/

A2 trousers that end above the knee or reach the knee, often worn in hot weather or when playing a sport

tennis shorts 网球短裤
She put on a pair of shorts and a T-shirt. 她穿上短裤和T恤衫。

US men's underpants


More examples

  • He was wearing some old shorts and a grubby T-shirt.
  • Was that Peter who just jogged past in those bright pink shorts?
  • I must look like the typical tourist with my shorts and my camera.
  • The cyclists were all dressed in tight lycra shorts and the official team vest.
  • I'll look a right wally in these shorts!

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