Translation of "skin" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /skɪn/ us /skɪn/


B1 [ C or U ] the natural outer layer that covers a person, animal, fruit, etc.

dark/fair/pale/tanned skin 暗黑/白皙/蒼白/棕褐色的皮膚
skin cancer 皮膚癌
Babies have soft skins. 嬰兒皮膚柔嫩。
a banana/potato skin 香蕉/馬鈴薯皮

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skin noun (OUTER COVERING)

[ C or U ] any outer covering

The bullet pierced the skin of the aircraft. 子彈擊穿了飛機的外殼。

skin noun (LIQUID)

[ S ] a thin surface that forms on some liquids, such as paint, when they are left in the air, or others, such as heated milk, when they are left to cool


skin noun (COMPUTER)

[ C ] specialized internet & telecoms the pictures, designs, colours, etc. that appear on the screen of a mobile phone or other device and can be changed by the user

Many electronic devices let you create your own skins. 許多電子設備都允許使用者創造個性化的外觀介面。
drenched/soaked/wet to the skin

extremely wet

We had no umbrellas so we got soaked to the skin in the pouring rain. 我們沒帶傘,所以在傾盆大雨中被淋濕透了。
thin/thick skin

easily/not easily upset by criticism

I don't worry about what he says - I have a very thick skin. 我不在意他說的話——我臉皮非常厚。

skinverb [ T ]

uk /skɪn/ us /skɪn/ -nn-

to remove the skin of something

The hunters skinned the deer they had killed. 獵人們將他們獵殺的鹿剝了皮。
I skinned my knee (= hurt my knee by rubbing skin off it) when I fell down the steps. 我從台階上摔下來時磨破了膝蓋。


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