Translation of "nettle" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

nettle

noun [ C ] uk /ˈnet.əl/ us /ˈnet̬.əl/

a wild plant with heart-shaped leaves that are covered in hairs that sting (= cause a painful reaction when touched)

蕁麻
stinging nettles 刺人的蕁麻
nettle soup/tea 蕁麻湯/茶
verb [ T often passive ] uk /ˈnet.əl/ us /ˈnet̬.əl/ mainly UK

to make someone annoyed or slightly angry

激怒,惹惱
She looked up at me sharply, clearly nettled by the interruption. 她抬起頭狠狠地瞪著我,顯然是被我插話打斷她的舉動激怒了。

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