Translation of "shower" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ʃaʊər/ us /ˈʃaʊ.ɚ/

shower noun (WASHING DEVICE)

A1 [ C ] a device that releases drops of water through a lot of very small holes and that you stand under to wash your whole body

The shower is broken - you'll have to have a bath. 淋浴器壞了——你得用浴缸洗澡了。
Many British homes have a shower attachment fixed to the bath taps. 英國的許多家庭都在浴缸龍頭上安裝了淋浴器。
a shower curtain/cap 浴簾/浴帽

A1 [ C ] an acting of washing using a shower

Do I have time to have a shower before we go out? 我們出去之前我還有時間沖個澡嗎?

A1 [ C ] a place, usually in a bathroom, where a shower is situated

He's in the shower at the moment. Do you want him to call you back? 他現在正在沖澡。請他回電話給你好嗎?

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shower noun (RAIN)

B1 [ C ] a short period of rain or snow

showers of rain, hail and sleet 一陣陣的雨、冰雹和雨夾雪
You're soaked! Did you get caught in the shower? 你都濕透了!你遇上那場雨了嗎?
There will be thundery/wintry showers over many parts of the country. 全國大部分地區將有雷陣雨/寒冷的陣雨。
Snow showers are expected at the end of the week. 週末將有陣雪。

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shower noun (MASS)

a shower of sth

a lot of small objects or drops of liquid coming through the air

There was a bang and a shower of sparks. 一聲巨響,閃過一片火花。
The pipe burst, sending out a shower of water. 管道爆裂了,噴出一陣水花。

a large amount of something

She received a shower of praise from her colleagues. 她的同事都向她說了一大堆讚美的話。

shower noun (PARTY)

[ C ] US a party held for a woman just before she gets married or gives birth to a child, when she is given presents for her future home or baby

I bought the cutest baby clothes to take to Jacey's baby shower. 我買了最漂亮的嬰兒服去參加傑西孩子的送禮會。
We went to my cousin's bridal shower yesterday.


uk /ʃaʊər/ us /ˈʃaʊ.ɚ/

shower verb (FALL)

[ I or T, usually + adv/prep ] to fall down or come out in a shower, or to make something do this

I heard a massive explosion, and seconds later fragments of glass were showering (= falling) down on us. 我聽到了巨大的爆炸聲,幾秒鐘後,玻璃碎片紛紛散落在我們身上。
She shook the bottle violently and showered us with champagne. 她用力晃動酒瓶,向我們噴灑香檳。

shower verb (WASH)

B2 [ I ] to take a shower

I shower every morning. 我每天早上都要沖個澡。

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