Translation of "flannel" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

flannel

noun uk /ˈflæn.əl/ us /ˈflæn.əl/
PIECE OF CLOTH 一塊布

UK [ C ] a facecloth

面巾,擦臉巾
TYPE OF CLOTH 布的一種

[ U ] a light cloth usually made from wool, used especially for making clothes

法蘭絨
flannel trousers 法蘭絨長褲
flannels [ plural ] UK

trousers made of flannel

法蘭絨褲
Traditionally, white flannels are worn when playing cricket. 按照傳統,打板球時要穿白色法蘭絨褲。
UNNECESSARY WORDS 不必要的話

[ U ] UK informal speech containing a lot of words that is used to avoid telling the truth or answering a question, and is often intended to deceive

兜圈子的話;應付性的話
Leave out the flannel and answer the question! 別兜圈子了,回答問題吧!
verb [ I or T ] uk /ˈflæn.əl/ us /ˈflæn.əl/ -ll- UK informal

to use a lot of words to avoid telling the truth or answering a question, often in order to deceive

兜圈子的話;應付性的話

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