Translation of "thread" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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threadnoun

uk /θred/ us /θred/

thread noun (FIBRE)

C2 [ C or U ] (a length of) a very thin fibre

线
needle and thread 针线
loose threads 松的线

[ C ] a long, thin line of something such as light or smoke

(光、烟等)线状物,线状体
A thin thread of light made its way through the curtains. 一缕光线透过帘子射进来。

thread noun (CONNECTION)

C2 [ C ] The thread of a book, discussion, speech, etc. is its story or the way that it develops, one part connecting with another

思路;贯穿的主线
One of the main threads of the film is the development of the relationship between the boy and his uncle. 电影的一条主线是男孩和他叔叔之间关系的发展。
The sound distracted me and I lost the thread of (= forgot) what I was saying. 遗憾的是我一时走神儿了,忘了刚才在说什么了。

C2 [ C ] a connected group of pieces of writing on the internet, where people are talking about a particular subject

帖子(英特网上多篇文章的一个联合组,这些文章均为人们谈论一个特定主题所写)
I was so glad to find this thread, and to know that lots of people have the same problem as me! 我很高兴看到这张帖子,且发现很多人也有我同样的问题!

thread noun (SCREW)

[ C ] a continuous raised line, such as the one that goes around the outside of a screw or bolt or the inside of a hole

螺纹

threadverb [ T ]

uk /θred/ us /θred/

thread verb [ T ] (NEEDLE)

C2 to put something long and thin such as string or thread through a narrow hole or into a small space

穿线于;使穿过
to thread a needle 穿针
The sari had gold strands threaded through the material. 这件莎丽的布料间穿上了金线。

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