Translation of "cotton" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /ˈkɒt.ən/ US  /ˈkɑː.t̬ən/

the threads which grow around the seeds of a tall plant which is grown especially in the US, China and South Asia

a bale of cotton 一大包棉花

thread or cloth made from the fibres of the cotton plant

a shirt made of pure cotton 純棉襯衫
She looked pretty in a simple cotton dress. 她穿著樸素的棉布連衣裙,看上去很漂亮。
UK a reel of cotton (= thread) 一捲棉線

US for cotton wool

cottony uk us /ˈkɒt.ən.i/ US  /ˈkɑː.t̬ən-/ adjective

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