Translation of "albatross" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

See all translations

albatrossnoun

uk /ˈæl.bə.trɒs/ us /ˈæl.bə.trɑːs/

albatross noun (BIRD)

[ C ] a large white bird with long, strong wings that lives near the sea, found especially in the areas of the Pacific and South Atlantic oceans

信天翁(長翼大白鳥,尤見於太平洋和南大西洋海域)

albatross noun (PROBLEM)

[ S ] something or someone you want to be free from because that thing or person is causing you problems

無法擺脫的苦惱;障礙
Her own supporters see her as an albatross who could lose them the election. 就連支持她的人都把她看成是一個大包袱,認為她會使他們輸掉這次選舉。

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