Translation of "ominous" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


adjective uk /ˈɒm.ɪ.nəs/ us /ˈɑː.mə.nəs/

suggesting that something unpleasant is likely to happen

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 my parents' house. 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
ominously adverb uk /ˈɒm.ɪ.nə us /ˈɑː.mə.nə

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。

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