Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “mediocrity”

mediocrity

noun [C or U]     /ˌmiː.diˈɒk.rə.ti/ US  /-ˈɑː.krə.t̬i/
the quality of being not very good; a person who is not very good at something
平庸;平庸之材
A goal just before half-time rescued the match from mediocrity.
在半場快要結束時的一個進球使這場比賽沒有流於平庸。
These people are just mediocrities (= people who do not have much skill or ability at anything).
這些人只是平庸之輩。
Quite good, or not very goodSuitable and acceptablePeople of little importance
(Definition of mediocrity noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “mediocrity” in other dictionaries

Translations of “mediocrity”

Word of the Day

friendship

a situation in which two people are friends

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More