Translation of "special" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective (NOT USUAL) 不平常的 uk us /ˈspeʃ.əl/

not ordinary or usual

The car has a number of special safety features. 这辆汽车配备有一些特别的安全装置。
Is there anything special that you'd like to do today? 今天你有没有什么特别的事要做?
Passengers should tell the airline in advance if they have any special dietary needs. 乘客如有特殊的饮食需要,须事先向航空公司说明。
I don't expect special treatment - I just want to be treated fairly. 我并不指望得到特殊待遇——我只希望能受到公平对待。
Full details of the election results will be published in a special edition of tomorrow's newspaper. 选举结果的详细情况明天将刊登在报纸的特别版上。
I have a suit for special occasions. 我有一套专门在特殊场合穿的套装。
There's a 50p-off special offer on cornflakes/UK also Cornflakes are on special offer (= They are being sold at a reduced price) this week. 脆玉米片本周降价50便士/特价。

particularly great or important, or having an extra quality

Could I ask you a special favour? 你能另外帮我一个忙吗?
I'm cooking something special for her birthday. 我要为她的生日准备一些别出心裁的菜。

(Translation of “special adjective (NOT USUAL)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)