Translation of "adrift" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

adrift

adjective [ after verb ] us uk /əˈdrɪft/

If a boat is adrift, it is moving on the water but is not controlled by anyone because of a problem.

漂浮的;漂流的
He spent three days adrift on his yacht. 他在遊艇上漂流了三天。

If a person is adrift, they do not have a clear purpose in life or know what they want to do.

隨波逐流的;漫無目的的;漂泊無依的
Da Silva plays a bright, lonely student from New York, adrift in small-town Arizona. 達席爾瓦飾演的角色是一個才華橫溢的學生,離開紐約孤身漂泊在偏僻的亞利桑那州。
go/come adrift informal

to become loose

脫開;鬆開
The hem of my skirt's come adrift again. 我的裙子褶邊又散開了。
go adrift informal

If plans go adrift, they fail or do not produce the correct results.

出問題;出岔子
Something seems to have gone adrift in our calculations. 我們的計算好像有甚麼地方出了問題。

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