Translation of "beer" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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beernoun

uk /bɪər/ us /bɪr/

A1 [ U or C ] an alcoholic drink made from grain and hops (= a type of plant)

啤酒
He asked for a pint of beer. 他要了一品脫啤酒。
This beer is brewed in Mexico. 這種啤酒是在墨西哥釀製的。

A1 [ C ] a glass or container of this drink

啤酒瓶,啤酒杯,盛啤酒的容器
After a hard day's work I enjoy a beer or two. 我喜歡在辛苦工作了一整天後,喝一兩杯啤酒。

More examples

  • There's plenty more beer in the fridge.
  • The morning after the party, the whole house stank of beer and cigarettes.
  • One unit of alcohol is equal to half a pint of beer or a standard measure of spirits.
  • After we've played a match, we sit and chat over a few beers.
  • He'd already drunk four beers before I'd finished one.

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