Translation of "underarm" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

underarm

adjective [ before noun ] uk /ˈʌn.də.rɑːm/ us /ˈʌn.dɚ.ɑːrm/

of or for use in the armpit (= hollow place under the arm where the arm joins the body)

腋窝(用)的,腋下(用)的
underarm deodorants/hair 腋下除臭剂/腋毛
adjective, adverb uk /ˈʌn.də.rɑːm/ us /ˈʌn.dɚ.ɑːrm/ UK US underhand

(done by) moving the arm below shoulder level

下手的(地),低手的(地)
underarm bowling 低手投球
He bowled underarm for the younger children. 他给年纪小些的孩子投低手球。
→ Opposite overarm

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

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