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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “cul-de-sac”

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cul-de-sac

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkʌl.də.sæk/
a short road which is blocked off at one end
死胡同,死巷
Urban and residential streets
a situation which leads nowhere
困境,死路,僵局
an intellectual cul-de-sac
學術上的死胡同
Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
Translations of “cul-de-sac”
in Spanish callejón sin salida…
in French cul-de-sac…
in German die Sackgasse…
in Russian тупик…
in Turkish çıkmaz sokak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 死胡同,死巷, 困境,死路,僵局…
in Polish ślepa uliczka…
(Definition of cul-de-sac from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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