Translation of "superficial" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˌsuː.pəˈfɪʃ.əl/ us /ˌsuː.pɚˈfɪʃ.əl/

superficial adjective (NOT SERIOUS)

C2 disapproving (of a person) never thinking about things that are serious or important

He's fun to be with, but he's very superficial. 和他在一起很有趣,但是他見識很膚淺。

superficial adjective (NOT COMPLETE)

C2 usually disapproving not complete and involving only the most obvious things

I thought that article was written at a very superficial level. 我認為那篇文章寫得很膚淺。
The documentary's treatment/analysis of the issues was very superficial. 這部紀錄片對這個問題的處理/分析非常膚淺。
I only have a superficial (= slight) knowledge of French. 我對法語只是略知皮毛。

superficial adjective (FALSE APPEARANCE)

appearing to be real or important when this is not true or correct

There are superficial similarities between the two cars, but really they're very different in terms of performance. 這兩輛汽車表面上雖然相似,但事實上它們的性能相差甚遠。

superficial adjective (ONLY ON SURFACE)

only on the surface of something

superficial damage 表面損傷
The driver only received superficial injuries/cuts/wounds. 司機只受了點皮外傷。

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