Translation of "spoil" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

spoil

verb (DESTROY) 破壞 uk us /spɔɪl/ (spoiled or spoilt)

[ T ] to destroy or reduce the pleasure, interest or beauty of something

破壞;糟蹋;毀掉
He tried not to let the bad news spoil his evening. 他努力不讓那個壞消息破壞他晚上的興致。
The oil spill has spoilt the whole beautiful coastline. 溢出的石油破壞了整段漂亮的海岸線。
I haven't seen the film, so don't spoil it for me by telling me what happens. 我還沒看那部電影,所以別把內容告訴我,以免壞了我的興致。
You'll spoil your appetite for dinner if you have a cake now. 你要是現在吃蛋糕的話,就沒胃口吃晚飯了。

[ I or T ] When food spoils or is spoilt, it is no longer good enough to eat

(使)(食物)變質,(使)變壞
The dessert will spoil if you don't keep it in the fridge. 如果你不把甜點放在冰箱裡,它會壞掉的。

[ T ] UK specialized to mark a ballot paper so that it cannot be officially counted as a vote

使(選票)作廢
Since she supported none of the candidates, she spoiled her ballot paper. 幾個候選人她誰都不支持,因此她把選票作廢了。

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