Translation of "balsam" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or U ] uk us /ˈbɒl.səm/ US  /ˈbɑːl-/

a pleasant-smelling substance used as the base for medical or beauty treatments

a balsam shampoo 洗髮香液

anything believed to heal (= make well again) the body or mind

Great literature is balsam to the soul. 偉大的文學是心靈的慰藉。

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