Translation of "westerner" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] also Westerner uk /ˈwes.tə.nər/ us /ˈwes.tɚ.nɚ/

a person who comes from a country in North America or western Europe

Some of the Buddhists came from Sri Lanka and Southeast Asia, while others were Westerners by birth. 一些佛教徒来自斯里兰卡、东南亚和东方国家,而另一些则是土生土长的西方人。

a person who comes from the west of a country, especially the US:

Easterners and westerners were equally affected by these changes in American life.

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

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