Translation of "peel" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /piːl/ us /piːl/

peel verb (FOOD)

B2 [ T ] to remove the skin of fruit and vegetables

Peel, core, and chop the apples. 把蘋果去皮、去核並剁碎。

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peel verb (COVERING)

C2 [ I or T, usually + adv/prep ] If a layer or covering peels, it slowly comes off, and if you peel a layer or covering, you remove it slowly and carefully.

We peeled the wallpaper off the walls. 我們把壁紙從牆上撕了下來。
Peel off the backing strip and press the label down firmly. 撕下背墊條,將標籤用力下壓。
The posters were peeling away from the damp walls. 海報正從潮濕的牆面脫落。
The new paint is already starting to crack and peel. 新漆已經開始出現裂紋並脫落。

peel verb (BODY)

[ I ] If you peel, or part of your body or your skin peels, parts of the top layer of your skin comes off because you are burned from being in the sun.

My back is peeling. 我的背在脫皮。

Phrasal verb(s)

peelnoun [ U ]

uk /piːl/ us /piːl/

the skin of fruit and vegetables, especially after it has been removed

apple peel 蘋果皮
potato peel 馬鈴薯皮
The dessert was decorated with strips of lemon peel. 甜點上有些切成絲狀的檸檬皮以作裝飾。
What shall I do with the peel? 這些皮我該如何處理?

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