Translation of "cold" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /kəʊld/ us /koʊld/

cold adjective (LOW TEMPERATURE)

A1 at a low temperature, especially when compared to the temperature of the human body, and not hot, or warm

a cold day/house 冷天/寒冷的房子
cold food/water 冰冷的食物/冷水
cold hands 冰冷的手
cold weather 寒冷的天氣
My feet are so cold. 我的雙腳冰冷。
It's freezing cold today. 今天冷極了。
You'll feel cold if you don't wear a coat. 如果不穿外套你會覺得冷的。

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cold adjective (UNFRIENDLY)

B1 not showing kindness, love, or emotion and not friendly

His handshake was cold, and his eyes lifeless. 他握手時很冷淡,眼睛毫無生氣。
He stared into her cold, blue eyes. 他凝視著她冷漠的藍眼晴。
She would never feel welcome in this city with its cold, unsmiling inhabitants. 置身這個城市裡冷漠、面無笑容的居民之中,她永遠不會感到受歡迎。
The school was a cold, unwelcoming place. 這所學校是個冷冰冰、毫無親切感的地方。


uk /kəʊld/ us /koʊld/

cold noun (ILLNESS)

A2 [ C ] a common infection, especially in the nose and throat, that often causes a cough, a slight fever, and sometimes some pain in the muscles

I've got a cold. 我著涼了。
She caught a cold at school. 她在學校感冒了。
UK informal Don't come near me - I've got a stinking/streaming cold (= extremely bad cold). 別靠近我——我得了重感冒。


B1 [ S or U ] cold weather or temperatures

Don't stand out there in the cold, come in here and get warm. 外面冷,別站在那裡,進來暖暖身子。
Old people tend to feel the cold (= feel uncomfortable in cold temperatures) more than the young. 老年人往往比年輕人怕冷。
My feet were numb with cold. 我的腳凍麻了。

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