Translation of "letter" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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letternoun [ C ]

uk /ˈlet.ər/ us /ˈlet̬.ɚ/

letter noun [ C ] (MESSAGE)

A1 a written message from one person to another, usually put in an envelope and sent by post

I got a letter from the bank this morning. 今天早晨我收到了一封銀行的來函。

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letter noun [ C ] (SYMBOL)

A2 any of the set of symbols used to write a language, representing a sound in the language

the letter D 字母D
the letter of the law formal

the exact words of the law and not its more important general meaning


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