Translation of "low" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

low

adjective uk /ləʊ/ us /loʊ/
NOT HIGH

B1 not measuring much from the base to the top

低的(地),矮的(地);在低處(的),不高(的)
a low fence 矮欄柵

B1 close to the ground or the bottom of something:

a low ceiling 低矮的天花板
When we went skiing, I only went on the lower slopes. 我們去滑雪的時候,我只在較低的山坡上滑。
LEVEL 程度

A2 below the usual level

(程度)低的
Temperatures are very low for the time of year. 對於一年中的這個時候來說,現在氣溫已經很低了。
The big supermarket offers the lowest prices in town. 這家大型超級市場裡的商品價格全城最低。
These people are living on relatively low incomes. 這些人的收入水準相對比較低。
There is a tremendous need for more low-cost housing. 低成本住宅的需求量很大。
a low-fat diet 低脂飲食
low-alcohol beer 低酒精啤酒
Vegetables are generally low in (= do not contain many) calories. 通常蔬菜所含的熱量比較低。

A2 producing only a small amount of sound, heat, or light

(聲、熱或光)低的,暗的,小的,少的
They spoke in low voices so I would not hear what they were saying. 他們說話的聲音很低,我聽不見他們在說甚麽。
Turn the oven to a low heat. 把烤箱調到低火。
Soft music was playing and the lights were low. 樂聲輕柔,燈光昏暗。

B2 of bad quality, especially when referring to something that is not as good as it should be

低劣的,劣等的
low standards 低劣的水準
I have a very low opinion of him. 我對他評價不高。
She has very low self-esteem. 她有很強的自卑感。
NOT IMPORTANT 不重要的

C1 not considered important because of being at or near the bottom of a range of things, especially jobs or social positions

(尤指職位或社會地位)低下的,卑微的
low status jobs 低級職位
a low priority task 非緊急的任務
NOT HONEST 不誠實的

not honest or fair

不誠實的;不公正的
How low can you get? 你能墮落到甚麽程度?
That was a pretty low trick to play. 那是一種很卑鄙的伎倆。
SOUND 聲音

B2 (of a sound or voice) near or at the bottom of the range of sounds

(聲音或嗓音)低的,低沉的
He has a very low voice. 他的嗓音很低沉。
Those low notes are played by the double bass. 那些低音是由低音提琴演奏的。
SAD 憂鬱的

C1 unhappy

憂鬱的,情緒低落的,消沈的
Illness of any sort can leave you feeling low. 任何疾病都可能使人情緒低落。
He seemed in low spirits. 他情緒似乎有些低落。
adverb uk /ləʊ/ us /loʊ/
NOT HIGH

B1 close to the ground or the bottom of something:

The planes fly low across enemy territory. 飛機在敵佔區飛得很低。
LEVEL

B1 at or to a low level

低,低下,低劣
low-paid workers 低收入工人
Turn the oven on low. 把烤箱調到低火。
be/get/run low (on sth)

to have nearly finished a supply of something

幾乎用完了,快用光了
We're running low on milk - could you buy some more? 我們的牛奶快喝完了——你再去買一些來好嗎?
The radio batteries are running low. 收音機的電池快用完了。
verb [ I ] uk /ləʊ/ us /loʊ/ literary

to make the deep, long sound of a cow

(牛)哞哞叫
noun uk /ləʊ/ us /loʊ/

a bad time in someone's life

(人生的)低谷,低潮
the highs and lows of an acting career 演藝生涯的起起落落
a new/record/all-time low

the lowest level

新低/有記錄以來的最低點
The dollar has hit an all-time low against the Japanese yen. 美元對日元匯率已經降到了最低點。

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