Translation of "the cupboard is bare" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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the cupboard is bare

used to say that there is no food in a house or that there is no money, etc. available

橱柜空空;家里一点吃的都没有了;没钱(做某事)
I'd like to help you out, Paul, but I'm afraid the cupboard is bare. 保罗,我倒是想帮助你分担费用,不过恐怕我也是两手空空。

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

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