Translation of "past" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ S ] (TIME BEFORE) 以前 uk us /pɑːst/ US  /pæst/

the period before and until, but not including, the present time

Evolution can explain the past, but it can never predict the future. 進化能解釋過去,但永遠無法預知未來。
In the past, this sort of work was all done by hand. 在過去,這種工作完全是人工完成的。
By winning the 1500 metres, he joins some of the great names of the past. 贏得1500公尺比賽的冠軍後,他已經能夠與昔日的一些偉大運動員並駕齊驅。
a past

a part of someone's life in which they did unacceptable or dishonest things

He's a man with a past. 他有一段不光彩的過去。

(Translation of “past noun (TIME BEFORE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)