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Translation of "nest" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

nest

noun [C] (HOME)     /nest/
a structure built by birds or insects to leave their eggs in to develop, and by some other animals to give birth or live in (鳥類或昆蟲的)窩,巢;(某些動物的)穴 a bird's nest 鳥巢 a wasps'/hornets' nest 黃蜂/馬蜂窩 a rat's nest 鼠穴 Cuckoos are famous for laying their eggs in the nests of other birds. 杜鵑以在其他鳥的窩巢裡下蛋而聞名。 The alligators build their nests out of grass near the water's edge. 短吻鱷在水邊用草給自己搭窩。 Animal dwellings - naturalAnimal Dwellings - man-made
a comfortable home 舒適的居所,安樂窩 when the children grow up and leave the nest 當孩子們長大後離開安樂窩 Home
a place where something unpleasant or unwanted has developed (壞事滋生的)溫床,窟 The diplomats have been sent home because their embassy has become a nest of spies and espionage. 外交官被遣送回國,因為他們的大使館已經淪為間諜窩。 Unpleasant placesPlaces and locations
Translations of “nest”
in Arabic عُش…
in Korean 둥지…
in Malaysian sarang…
in French nid…
in Turkish kuş yuvası, yuva…
in Italian nido…
in Russian гнездо…
in Polish gniazdo…
in Vietnamese tổ chim…
in Spanish nido, anidar…
in Portuguese ninho…
in Thai รังนก…
in German das Nest…
in Catalan niu…
in Japanese (鳥などの)巣…
in Indonesian sarang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 家, (鸟类或昆虫的)窝,巢, 某些动物的穴…
(Definition of nest noun (HOME) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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