Translation of "instead" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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insteadadverb

uk /ɪnˈsted/ us /ɪnˈsted/

A2 in place of someone or something else

作為替代
There's no coffee - would you like a cup of tea instead? 沒有咖啡——來杯茶好嗎?

More examples

  • I'm going to drop yoga and do aerobics instead.
  • How on earth could they knock down a lovely old building like that and put a car park there instead?

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