pestilence 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 "pestilence" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

pestilence

noun     /ˈpes.tɪ.lənts/ US  /-təl.ənts/
[C or U] formal any very serious infectious disease that spreads quickly and kills large numbers of people 瘟疫,疫病 Fevers and infectious diseasesColds and flu
[S] a serious and growing problem 毒瘤,日益嚴重的問題 The report states that vandalism is a pestilence which must be stamped out. 該報告說明,惡意破壞行為是社會的毒瘤,必須剷除。 Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
Translations of “pestilence”
in Vietnamese bệnh dịch hạch…
in Spanish pestilencia, peste…
in Thai โรคติดต่อร้ายแรง…
in Malaysian wabak…
in French peste…
in German die Seuche…
in Indonesian wabah penyakit…
in Chinese (Simplified) 瘟疫,疫病, 社会毒瘤…
(Definition of pestilence from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Luckily, no one was hurt. (Adverbs for starting sentences)
Luckily, no one was hurt. (Adverbs for starting sentences)
by ,
June 29, 2016
by Kate Woodford This week we’re looking at adverbs that we use to introduce sentences. We’ll begin with a set of adverbs that we use to show we are grateful for something that happened. Starting with a very common adverb, fortunately often introduces a sentence in which the speaker talks about a good thing that happened,

Read More 

Word of the Day

bae

someone you love; a boyfriend or girlfriend

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