Translation of "scalp" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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scalpnoun [ C ]

uk /skælp/ us /skælp/

scalp noun [ C ] (TOP OF HEAD)

the skin on the top of a person's head where hair usually grows

頭皮
a dry/oily/itchy scalp 乾燥的/油性的/發癢的頭皮
Some tribes used to collect scalps to prove how many of the enemy they had killed in battle. 以前有些部落透過收集人的頭皮來證明在戰鬥中殺死多少敵人。

scalp noun [ C ] (DEFEATED PERSON)

mainly UK someone you defeat in a competition or election

(在競爭或競選中)擊敗的人; 手下敗將
Although they are expected to take some important scalps in the election, they are unlikely to form the next government. 儘管他們有可能在大選中擊敗一些重要人物,他們還是不可能組閣下一任政府。

scalpverb [ T ]

uk /skælp/ us /skælp/

scalp verb [ T ] (SELL)

US informal UK tout to buy things, such as theatre tickets, at the usual prices and then sell them, when they are difficult to get, at much higher prices

賣黃牛票(戲票等)

scalp verb [ T ] (HEAD)

to cut off the scalp of a dead enemy

(作爲戰利品)剝下敵人屍體上)的頭皮

humorous to cut someone's hair very short

把(某人)的頭髮理得很短

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