Translation of "toast" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /təʊst/ us /toʊst/

toast noun (BREAD)

A2 [ U ] sliced bread made warm, crisp (= hard enough to break), and brown by being put near a high heat

a slice of toast 一块烤面包片
I have toast and jam for breakfast. 我早饭吃烤面包片和橘子酱。
I'm having beans on toast for supper. 晚饭我吃烤面包片加豆子。

More examples

  • As it was a cold morning, she stoked up on bacon, eggs and beans on toast.
  • They breakfasted hurriedly on tea and toast.
  • She spread her toast with a thick layer of butter.

toast noun (DRINK)

C1 [ C ] an expression of good wishes or respect for someone that involves holding up and then drinking from a glass of alcohol, especially wine, after a short speech

Now, if you'd all please raise your glasses, I'd like to propose a toast to the bride and groom. 现在请大家都举起杯来,我提议为新娘新郎干杯。
Champagne corks popped and the guests drank a toast to the happy couple. 香槟酒瓶砰地打开了,客人们举杯为这对幸福的伉俪干杯。

toastverb [ T ]

uk /təʊst/ us /toʊst/

toast verb [ T ] (HEAT)

to make bread or other food warm, crisp (= hard enough to break), and brown by putting it near a high heat

Do you want this bread toasted? 你要把这块面包烤一烤吗?
The sandwich was served on lightly toasted ciabatta. 我能要一份烤三明治吗?

informal to warm yourself or part of your body

He's just toasting his feet by the fire. 他正在火旁烤脚。

toast verb [ T ] (DRINK)

to hold up your glass and then drink as an expression of good wishes or respect

We toasted the happy couple. 我们为这对幸福的伉俪干杯。

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