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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “day”

day

noun [C]     /deɪ/
a period of 24 hours, especially from 12 o'clock one night to 12 o'clock the next night
一天,一日
January has 31 days.
一月份有31天。
the days of the week
一周的七天
He runs five miles every day.
他每天跑5英里。
It took us almost a day to get here.
我們花了幾乎一天的時間才到這裡。
I saw him the day before yesterday.
我前天見到他了。
We leave the day after tomorrow.
我們後天離開。
He was last seen alive five days ago.
人們最後一次見到他時,是在五日前,那時他還活著。
They haven't been seen for days (= for several days).
他們有一段時間沒露面了。
I'll be seeing Pat in a few days/in a few days' time.
過幾天我會見到派特。
How's your day been (= Have you enjoyed today)?
你今天過得好嗎?
Have a nice day!
祝你有愉快的一天!
I must get some sleep - I've got a big day (= an important day) tomorrow.
我要睡一睡了——我明天有很重要的事。
Days and times of day
used to refer to the period in 24 hours when it is naturally light
白天,白晝
a bright, sunny day
陽光明媚的一天
It's rained all day today.
今天下了一整天的雨。
These animals sleep in the day and hunt at night.
這些動物晝伏夜出。
Days and times of day
the time that you usually spend at work or at school
工作天;上課天
a normal working day
正常的工作天
I work a seven-hour day.
我每天工作七小時。
We're having to work a six-day week to cope with demand.
為了滿足需求,我們將不得不每週工作六天。
She's at home today - she's having a day off.
她今天在家——她要休息一天。
Days and times of day
the other day a few days ago
前幾天,幾天前
Didn't I see you in the post office the other day?
前幾天我不是在郵局見過你嗎?
In the past
these days used to talk about the present time, in comparison with the past
現在,如今
Vegetarianism is very popular these days.
現在很流行素食。
Now
in those days in the past
過去,從前
In those days people used to write a lot more letters.
過去人們多會寫信。
In the past
any day now very soon, especially within the next few days
很快,過不了多久;(尤指)就這幾天
The baby's due any day now.
就這幾天嬰兒就要出生了。
In the future and soon
by day when it is naturally light
白天,白天的時候
I prefer travelling by day.
我喜歡在白天旅行。
Days and times of day
day after day repeatedly, every day
日復一日,每天
The same problems keep coming up day after day.
每天都會出現同樣的問題。
Continually and repeatedly
day and night all the time
日夜,一直
You can hear the traffic from your room day and night.
無論白天晚上你在房間裡都會聽到車輛的嘈雜聲。
Continually and repeatedly
day by day every day, or more and more as each day passes
每天,天天;日益,越來越
Day by day he became weaker.
他的身體日漸虛弱。
Continually and repeatedly
(from) day to day If something changes (from) day to day, it changes often
每天;時常
The symptoms of the disease change from day to day.
這種疾病的症狀每天都會發生變化。
Continually and repeatedly
the days a period in history
時期;時代
How did people communicate in the days before email?
沒有電子郵件的時候人們是怎樣交流的?
Periods of time - general words
to this day until now
到現在,直到今天
To this day nobody knows what happened to him.
到現在也沒人知道他到底出了甚麼事。
Until a particular moment
(Definition of day noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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