alien noun - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “alien”

See all translations

alien

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈeɪ.li.ən/
legal a foreigner, usually someone who lives in a country of which they are not a legal citizen
(通常指不是所在國公民的)外國人,外僑,僑民
When war broke out the government rounded up thousands of aliens and put them in temporary camps.
戰爭爆發時,政府把數以千計的外國人集中在一起,關在臨時拘留營中。
Racial issuesRace and ethnicity
a creature from a different planet
外星人(或生物)
Strange, suspicious and unnatural things and people
(Definition of alien noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “alien” in traditional Chinese

Definitions of “alien” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

generous

willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Word of the Day

May I sit here? Asking for and giving permission.

by Liz Walter,
June 03, 2015
We often find ourselves in situations where we need to ask for permission or to reply to people who ask us for permission. Here are some words and phrases to help you do this in a natural way. The simplest way to ask for permission is with the modal verb can: Can

Read More 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Read More