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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “rag”

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rag

noun [C] (CLOTH)
 
 
/ræɡ/
a torn piece of old cloth
舊布;破布;抹布
I keep these rags for cleaning the car.
我把這些舊布留下來擦汽車用。
Equipment used for cleaning
US for duster
抹布
Equipment used for cleaning
rags [plural] clothes that are old and torn
破舊衣服
an old man dressed in rags.
衣衫襤褸的老人
Their clothes were in rags (= torn).
他們的衣服又破又舊。
Clothing - general words
Translations of “rag”
in Korean 넝마, 걸레…
in Arabic خِرْقة…
in French guenille…
in Italian straccio…
in Russian тряпка…
in Turkish toz bezi…
in Polish szmata, ścierka…
in Spanish trapo…
in Portuguese trapo, farrapo…
in German der Lumpen…
in Catalan drap…
in Japanese ぼろ切れ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 布, 旧布, 破布…
(Definition of rag noun (CLOTH) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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