Translation of "chestnut" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

chestnut

noun uk /ˈtʃes.nʌt/ us /ˈtʃes.nʌt/

[ C ] plural also chestnut US UK sweet chestnut a large tree with leaves divided into five parts and large, round nuts

栗子,板栗;栗樹
a 200-year-old chestnut tree 有200年樹齡的栗樹
forests full of oak and chestnut
→ Compare horse chestnut

a large, brown nut that grows on a sweet chestnut tree, often cooked and eaten hot:

A man in the street was selling bags of roast chestnuts. 街上有個人在賣袋裝的炒栗子。

[ C ] a reddish-brown horse

栗色馬;紅棕馬

[ U ] a reddish-brown colour

栗色,紅褐色,紅棕色

Idiom(s)

adjective uk /ˈtʃes.nʌt/ us /ˈtʃes.nʌt/

reddish-brown in colour

栗色的,紅褐色的,紅棕色的

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