Translation of "porridge" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

porridge

noun [ U ] uk /ˈpɒr.ɪdʒ/ us /ˈpɔːr.ɪdʒ/
FOOD 食物

mainly UK US usually oatmeal a thick, soft food made from oats boiled in milk or water, eaten hot for breakfast

燕麥粥,麥片粥
PRISON 監獄

UK slang a period of time spent in prison

關押,監禁
He did ten years porridge for armed robbery. 他因持械搶劫服了十年刑。

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