Translation of "critic" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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criticnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkrɪt.ɪk/ us /ˈkrɪt̬.ɪk/

C1 someone who says that they do not approve of someone or something

批評者,反對者
Her critics say she is leading the party to disaster. 批評她的人說她在把該黨引向災難。
He's his own worst critic (= he judges himself severely). 他對自己要求非常嚴格。

B2 someone whose job is to give their opinion about something, especially films, books, music, etc.

(尤指電影、書籍、音樂等的)批評家,評論家
She's a film/theatre critic for the "Irish Times". 她是《愛爾蘭時報》的一位電影/戲劇評論員。
The play has been well received by the critics. 該劇贏得了評論家們的讚譽。

More examples

  • Annie's the film critic for the local radio station, so she's got a free pass for all the cinemas in the area.
  • Fleck was certainly not the only critic to do a hatchet job on his latest novel.
  • Mr Masack is an outspoken critic of the present government.
  • He has been a persistent critic of the president.
  • She is her own sternest critic.

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