Translation of "faint" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /feɪnt/ us /feɪnt/

faint adjective (SLIGHT)

B2 not strong or clear; slight

a faint sound/noise/smell 微弱的聲音/隱約的聲響/淡淡的氣味
The lamp gave out a faint glow. 燈發出微弱的光。
She gave me a faint smile of recognition. 她認出了我,向我淡淡一笑。
There's not the faintest hope of ever finding him. 沒有絲毫找到他的希望。
She bears a faint resemblance to my sister. 她和我姐姐長得有點像。
I have a faint suspicion that you may be right! 我隱約覺得你可能是對的!
not have the faintest idea C2 informal

used to emphasize that you do not know something

"Is she going to stay?" "I haven't the faintest idea." 「她要留下來嗎?」「我一點也不知道。」
I don't have the faintest idea what you're talking about! 我根本不知道你在說甚麼!

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faint adjective (UNWELL)

feel faint

C2 to feel weak, as if you are about to become unconscious

She felt faint with hunger. 她餓得頭昏眼花。

faintverb [ I ]

uk /feɪnt/ us /feɪnt/

B2 to suddenly become unconscious for a short time, usually falling down

He faints at the sight of blood. 他一見血就暈。
I nearly fainted in the heat. 我差點熱得昏了過去。
She took one look at the hypodermic needle and fainted (dead) away (= became unconscious immediately). 她一看到注射針頭就昏了過去。

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faintnoun [ S ]

uk /feɪnt/ us /feɪnt/

the act of suddenly becoming unconscious

On receiving the news, she fell into a dead faint. 聽到消息,她昏死過去。

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