Translation of "spoil" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

spoil

verb (DESTROY) 破坏 uk us /spɔɪl/ (spoiled or spoilt)

[ 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 spoilt 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 spoilt, 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 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。

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