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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “mercurial”

mercurial

adjective     /mɜːˈkjʊə.ri.əl/ US  /mɜːrˈkjʊr.i-/ literary
changing suddenly and often
多變的,反覆無常的
a mercurial temperament
多變的性格
She was entertaining but unpredictable, with mercurial mood swings.
她很會逗人開心,但性格讓人捉摸不透,情緒反覆無常。
Changing frequentlyChanging
intelligent, enthusiastic and quick
機智而充滿熱忱的
a mercurial mind/wit
活躍的思維/機敏的才智
Energetic and lively
(Definition of mercurial adjective from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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