Translation of "dying" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈdaɪ.ɪŋ/ us /ˈdaɪ.ɪŋ/

very ill and likely to die soon

She nursed her dying husband for months. 她照料了病入膏肓的丈夫好幾個月。

A dying tradition or industry is becoming much less common or important.


happening at the time someone dies, or connected with that time

Beethoven's dying words are said to have been "I shall hear in heaven." 據說貝多芬的臨終遺言是「我在天堂會聽到聲音」。

dyingnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈdaɪ.ɪŋ/ us /ˈdaɪ.ɪŋ/
the dying

people who are about to die

These nurses specialize in the care of the dying. 這些護士專門從事臨終關懷。

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