Translation of "idiosyncrasy" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C usually plural ] uk /ˌɪd.i.əˈsɪŋ.krə.si/ us /ˌɪd.i.əˈsɪŋ.krə.si/

a strange or unusual habit, way of behaving, or feature that someone or something has

She often cracks her knuckles when she's speaking - it's one of her little idiosyncrasies. 她講話時常常將指節捏得哢哢作響,這是她的一個小怪癖。
One of the idiosyncrasies of this printer is that you can't stop it once it has started. 這台印表機的怪毛病之一是一旦開始列印就無法讓它停下。
idiosyncratic adjective uk /ˌɪd.i.ə.sɪŋˈkræt.ɪk/ us /ˌɪd.i.ə.sɪŋˈkræt̬.ɪk/

The film, three hours long, is directed in his usual idiosyncratic style. 這部三小時長的影片是以他慣常的風格執導的。

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