Translation of "body" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (AMOUNT) 數量 uk us /ˈbɒd.i/ US  /ˈbɑː.di/

a large amount of something

There is a growing body of evidence to support their claim. 有越來越多的證據支持他們的説法。
She collected a huge body of information on the subject. 她收集了大量有關這個題目的資訊。
A substantial body of opinion (= A large group of people with the same opinion) is opposed to any change. 很多人反對作任何變動。

formal A body of water is a large area of water, such as a lake.


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