stale translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "stale" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


no longer new or fresh, usually as a result of being kept for too long
The bread/biscuits/cake had gone stale.
The morning after the party, their apartment smelled of stale cigarette smoke.
Not pleasant to eat or drink
not fresh and new; boring because too familiar
stale jokes/news
Tedious and uninspiring
describes someone who has lost interest in what they are doing because they are bored or are working too hard
They had been working together for over five years and they had both become a little stale.
Plain and ordinaryTedious and uninspiringTedious and uninspiring
/ˈsteɪl.nəs/ noun [U]
Not pleasant to eat or drink
(Definition of stale from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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