Translation of "butter" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] uk /ˈbʌt.ər/ us /ˈbʌt̬.ɚ/

A1 a pale yellow solid food containing a lot of fat that is made from cream and is spread on bread or used in cooking

We were served scones with butter and jam. 我們吃的是塗有奶油和果醬的烤餅。
Have some bread and butter (= bread spread with butter). 吃些奶油麵包片吧。
a butter dish 奶油碟
verb [ T ] uk /ˈbʌt.ər/ us /ˈbʌt̬.ɚ/

to spread butter on something

buttered adjective uk /ˈbʌt.əd/ us /ˈbʌt̬.ɚd/

buttered toast 塗奶油的吐司

Phrasal verb(s)

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