ominous translate to Traditional Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "ominous" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

ominous

adjective     /ˈɒm.ɪ.nəs/ US  /ˈɑː.mə-/
suggesting that something unpleasant is likely to happen 惡兆的;不祥的;不吉利的 There was an ominous silence when I asked whether my contract was going to be renewed. 當我詢問我會否獲得續約時,回答我的是不祥的沉默。 The engine had been making an ominous sound all the way from London. 從倫敦出發後,一路上引擎一直發出一種不正常的聲音。 ominous dark clouds 不祥的烏雲 Predicting things and intuition
ominously     /ˈɒm.ɪ.nə.sli/ US  /ˈɑː.mə-/ adverb
I went into the kitchen and found him lying ominously still on the floor. 我走進廚房,發現他一動不動地躺在地板上,情況不妙。 Predicting things and intuition
(Definition of ominous from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
by ,
June 22, 2016
by Liz Walter On June 23rd, Britain will decide whether or not to remain part of the European Union (EU). I’m more than happy to bore friends with my own views on the subject, but the purpose of this post is simply to highlight the language of the debate. The precise question we will be answering

Read More 

Word of the Day

BFF

abbreviation for best friend forever, a way of referring to a person's best friend

Word of the Day

creeping obesity noun
creeping obesity noun
June 27, 2016
obesity which results from incremental weight gain over a number of years More than just a holiday glow: Experts reveal taking a vacation can actually save your LIFE (but there is still a risk of ‘creeping obesity’)

Read More