Translation of "spent" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /spent/

Something that is spent has been used so that it no longer has any power or effectiveness

spent bullets/matches 空彈/用過的火柴
After several defeats in a row, people are starting to say that the team is a spent force. 球隊經歷了一連串的失利之後,人們開始認爲他們已雄風不再。

literary tired

We arrived home spent after our long journey. 長途旅行之後,我們回到家時已疲憊不堪。

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