Translation of "tidy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk /ˈtaɪ.di/ us /ˈtaɪ.di/ mainly UK

A2 having everything ordered and arranged in the right place, or liking to keep things like this

The house was clean and tidy. 房子干净整洁。
My flatmate isn't very tidy. 我的室友不怎么爱整洁。
neat and tidy 整整齐齐
a tidy solution 条理分明的解决方法

[ before noun ] informal (of amounts of money) large

His business deals make him a tidy sum. 他做生意赚了一大笔钱。
tidily adverb uk /ˈtaɪ.dəl.i/ us /ˈtaɪ.dəl.i/

Put your clothes away tidily. 把你的衣服整理好收起来。
tidiness noun [ U ] uk /ˈtaɪ.di.nəs/ us /ˈtaɪ.di.nəs/
noun uk /ˈtaɪ.di/ us /ˈtaɪ.di/
a desk, car, sink, etc. tidy

a small container for a few objects, that makes it easier for you to keep your desk, car, etc. tidy

verb [ I or T ] uk /ˈtaɪ.di/ us /ˈtaɪ.di/

A2 to make a place or a collection of things tidy

Tidy (up) these papers before you leave, please. 请把这些文件整理好再走。
I'm tired of asking you to tidy your room (up). 老是叫你收拾房间,我都厌烦了。
Have you tidied up yet, kids? 孩子们,你们收拾好了吗?
tidy-up noun [ S ] uk /ˌtaɪ.diˈʌp/ us /ˌtaɪ.diˈʌp/

Let's have/do a quick tidy-up before Mum gets home. 趁妈妈还未回家我们快快收拾一下吧。

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