Translation of "spoil" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

spoil

verb uk /spɔɪl/ us /spɔɪl/ spoiled or spoilt, spoiled or spoilt
DESTROY 破坏

B1 [ T ] to destroy or reduce the pleasure, interest, or beauty of something

破坏;糟蹋;毁掉
He tried not to let the bad news spoil his evening. 他努力不让那个坏消息破坏他晚上的兴致。
The oil spill has spoiled the whole beautiful coastline. 溢出的石油破坏了整段漂亮的海岸线。
I haven't seen the film, so don't spoil it for me by telling me what happens. 我还没看那部电影,所以别把内容告诉我,以免坏了我的兴致。
You'll spoil your appetite for dinner if you have a cake now. 你要是现在吃蛋糕的话,就没胃口吃晚饭了。

[ I or T ] When food spoils or is spoiled, it is no longer good enough to eat.

(使)(食物)变质,(使)变坏
The dessert will spoil if you don't keep it in the fridge. 如果你不把甜点放在冰箱里,它会坏掉的。

[ T ] UK specialized politics to mark a ballot paper so that it cannot be officially counted as a vote

使(选票)作废
Since she supported none of the candidates, she spoiled her ballot paper. 几个候选人她哪个都不支持,因此她把选票作废了。
TREAT WELL 优待

[ T ] to treat someone very or too well, especially by being extremely generous

(尤指极其慷慨地)宠爱,溺爱,纵容
When I'm feeling miserable I go shopping and spoil myself - a couple of new dresses always make me feel better. 我心情糟糕的时候,就会去购物放纵一下自己——买上几件新衣服总会让我感觉好些。
CHILD 孩子

C1 [ T ] disapproving to allow a child to do or have everything that it wants to, usually so that it expects to get everything it wants and does not show respect to other people

溺爱,娇惯;宠坏
Mr Harvey, unable for once to do exactly as he wanted, sulked just like a spoiled child. 哈维先生只此一次不能如愿以偿按他的意思做,就气鼓鼓的,像个宠坏了的孩子。
noun uk /spɔɪl/ us /spɔɪl/
EARTH

[ U ] earth, stones, etc. dug out from a hole in the ground

(开掘时挖出的)废土,废石方
a spoil heap 弃土堆
PROFITS 利益
spoils [ plural ] formal

goods, advantages, profits, etc. that you get by your actions or because of your position or situation

战利品,掠夺物;权力地位的连带利益,获益
The spoils of victory/war included mounds of treasure and armour. 胜利/战争的战利品包括大量的财物和盔甲。

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