Translation of "sun" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ S or U ] uk /sʌn/ us /sʌn/

A1 the star that provides light and heat for the earth and around which the earth moves:

The sun rises in the east and sets in the west. 太陽東升西落。
The sun's rays are at their most powerful at midday. 正午時分陽光最強烈。
We thought we'd go out for a walk while the sun was shining. 我們想我們應該趁著陽光好的時候出去散散步。

A1 the light or heat that the earth receives from the sun:

I think I've had too much sun today - I have a headache. 我想我今天曬太陽曬得有點多了——我覺得頭痛。
Let's go and sit out in the sun. 我們到外面陽光下坐坐好嗎?
verb uk /sʌn/ us /sʌn/
sun yourself

to lie or sit somewhere where there is a lot of sun, especially in order to make your skin darker

I sat on the balcony sunning myself. 我坐在陽臺上曬太陽。

written abbreviation for Sunday


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