Translation of "believe" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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believeverb [ T ]

uk /bɪˈliːv/ us /bɪˈliːv/

A2 to think that something is true, correct, or real

Strangely, no one believed us when we told them we'd been visited by a creature from Mars. 奇怪的是,當我們告訴他們曾有火星人來訪時,居然沒人相信。
[ + that ] He believes that all children are born with equal intelligence. 他相信孩子們出生時智商是一樣的。
She's arriving tomorrow, I believe. 我相信她明天會到的。
"Is she coming alone?" "We believe not/so (= we think she is not/is)." 「她一個人來的嗎?」「我想不是的/是的。」
[ + obj + to infinitive ] I believe her to be the finest violinist in the world. 我相信她是世界上最出色的小提琴家。
[ + obj + adj ] All the crew are missing, believed dead. 機組人員全告失蹤,據說都已遇難。
not believe a word of it

to not believe that something is true

He told me she was just a friend, but I don't believe a word of it! 他告訴我,她只是普通朋友而已,但我根本就不信!
believe it or not B1 also would you believe it?

said when telling someone about something that is true, although it seems unlikely

He's upstairs doing his homework, believe it or not. 他正在樓上做功課,信不信由你。
if you believe that, you'll believe anything! informal

something that you say to emphasize that something is obviously not true

He said the car in front backed into him, and if you believe that, you'll believe anything! 他說前面的車向後撞倒他。這根本就是胡說!
make believe

to pretend or imagine

Let's make believe (that) we're pirates. 我們假扮海盜吧。
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(Translation of “believe” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)