Translation of "jug" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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jugnoun

uk /dʒʌɡ/ us /dʒʌɡ/

jug noun (CONTAINER)

B1 [ C ] UK US pitcher a container for holding liquids that has a handle and a shaped opening at the top for pouring

(帶柄及頂部有開口的)壺,罐
a glass/plastic jug 玻璃/塑膠壺
a milk/water jug 奶杯/水罐

[ C ] US UK pitcher a large, round container for liquids that has a flat base, a handle, and a very narrow raised opening at the top for pouring

(帶柄及頂部有狹窄開口的)大罐
a whiskey jug 威士忌酒罐

[ C ] the amount of liquid that a jug holds

一大罐的容量;一壺的容量
a jug of milk 一罐牛奶

More examples

  • This jug holds exactly one pint.
  • The milk overflowed when I poured it into the jug.
  • She filled the jug up with cream.
  • He filled the jug to the brim.

jug noun (PRISON)

[ U ] UK old-fashioned slang prison

監獄,牢房
I always knew he'd end up in (the) jug. 我就知道他最後會坐牢。
jugful
noun [ C ] uk /ˈdʒʌɡ.fʊl/ us /ˈdʒʌɡ.fʊl/

the amount held by a jug

一罐的份量
There was a jugful of water on each table. 每張桌子上都有一罐水。

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