Translation of "jewel" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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jewelnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdʒuː.əl/ us /ˈdʒuː.əl/

jewel noun [ C ] (VALUABLE STONE)

B2 a precious stone that is used to decorate valuable objects

寶石
She was wearing a large gold necklace set with jewels. 她戴著一條很粗的鑲有寶石的黃金項鍊

a small precious stone or a piece of specially cut glass, used in the mechanism of a watch

(鐘錶內的)寶石軸承,鑽
jewels [ plural ]

→  jewellery

珠寶,首飾

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jewel noun [ C ] (BEAUTIFUL/IMPORTANT THING)

something that is very beautiful or valuable

寶貝;珍貴的東西
Many visitors consider the Sistine Chapel to be the jewel of the Vatican. 許多遊客認為西斯廷教堂是梵蒂岡的瑰寶。

jewel noun [ C ] (PERSON)

old-fashioned a very kind or helpful person

好心人;樂於助人的人

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