Translation of "shine" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ʃaɪn/ us /ʃaɪn/ shone or shined

shine verb (LIGHT)

B1 [ I ] to send out or reflect light

Is that light shining in your eyes? 那光晃眼嗎?
The sun shone all afternoon. 整個下午陽光燦爛。
He polished the brass till it shone. 他把黃銅器皿擦得閃閃發光。
shine with sth

C1 If a person's eyes or face shine with a quality, you can see that quality in them very strongly.

Her eyes shone with delight. 她眼裡洋溢著喜悅。

[ T ] to point a light in a particular direction

The policeman walked along the street, shining a torch into every car. 員警沿著街走,拿手電筒把每輛車都照了一遍。

[ T ] to make something bright by rubbing it

Guy ironed his shirt and shined his shoes for the interview. 爲了參加面試,蓋伊熨平了襯衫,擦亮了皮鞋。

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shine verb (ABILITY)

C2 [ I ] to be extremely good at an activity or skill, in an obvious way

She's terrible at languages, but she shines at/in science. 她在語言方面糟透了,但理科卻很出眾。
The play has a very strong cast, but two actors in particular shine out. 這部戲的演員陣容十分強大,其中有兩名尤爲突出。

Phrasal verb(s)

shinenoun [ S or U ]

uk /ʃaɪn/ us /ʃaɪn/

the fact that something is bright from reflected light on its surface

hair with body and shine 有造型又有光澤的頭髮
Wax polish gives a high shine to wood furniture. 用蠟打磨,可以使木製傢俱發亮,非常漂亮。

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