Translation of "lake" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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lakenoun [ C ]

uk /leɪk/ us /leɪk/

A2 a large area of water surrounded by land and not connected to the sea except by rivers or streams

湖,湖泊
We used to go boating on that lake. 我們過去常去那個湖裡划船。
Lake Windermere 溫德米爾湖
milk, oil, wine, etc. lake disapproving

an amount of a liquid produced that is more than is needed, so that it has to be stored or wasted

(因過量生産而出現的)奶/油/酒湖等
Overproduction caused butter mountains and wine lakes. 生產過剩導致奶油堆積如山、葡萄酒匯流成河。

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