Translation of "steam" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /stiːm/

the hot gas that is produced when water boils

Steam rose from the simmering stew. 火上的燉肉咕嘟咕嘟冒著熱氣。
steam turbines 蒸汽渦輪機
a steam engine/locomotive 蒸汽機/火車頭
the age of steam (= the period when steam provided power for railways and factories) 蒸汽時代
The pump is driven by steam. 這個泵是由蒸汽驅動的。

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