Translation of "imperfect" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

imperfect

adjective uk /ɪmˈpɜː.fekt/ us /ɪmˈpɝː.fekt/
NOT PERFECT 不完美的

C1 damaged, containing problems, or not having something

有缺陷的;不完美的;不完全的
We're living in an imperfect world. 我們生活的世界並不完美。
I explained as well as I was able, given my own imperfect understanding of the situation. 考慮到我自己對情況也不完全瞭解,我已經盡我所能地作瞭解釋。
GRAMMAR 文法

specialized language The imperfect form of a verb describes an action in the past that was continuous or was not completed.

未完成式,未完成過去時;過去進行式
In the sentence "He was hit by a car as he was crossing the road", the verb "cross" is in the imperfect form. 在句子 He was hit by a car as he was crossing the road 中,動詞 cross 用的是未完成式。
imperfectly adverb uk /ɪmˈpɜː.fekt.li/ us /ɪmˈpɝː.fekt.li/
noun [ S ] uk /ɪmˈpɜː.fekt/ us /ɪmˈpɝː.fekt/
the imperfect specialized

in some languages, the form of a verb that is used for an action that has not been completed in the past, used, for example, to refer to an action that was happening when it was suddenly interrupted, or to describe an existing situation at the beginning of a story

未完成式,未完成過去時;過去進行式
In the sentence "He was hit by a car as he was crossing the road", the verb "cross" is in the imperfect. 在句子 He was hit by a car as he was crossing the road 中,動詞 cross 用的是未完成式。

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