Translation of "exhaust" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (USE) uk us /ɪɡˈzɔːst/ US  /-ˈzɑːst/

to use something completely

How long will it be before the world's fuel supplies are exhausted? 再過多長時間地球上的燃料就耗盡了?
I'm afraid he's exhausted my patience. 恐怕我對他已經失去耐性了。
We seem to have exhausted this topic of conversation (= we have nothing new to say about it). 這個話題我們好像已經沒有甚麼好談的了。

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