Translation of "superficial" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

superficial

adjective uk /ˌsuː.pəˈfɪʃ.əl/ us /ˌsuː.pɚˈfɪʃ.əl/
NOT SERIOUS 不認真的

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

(人)淺薄的,膚淺的
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。
NOT COMPLETE 不完整的

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

表面的,淺顯的,膚淺的
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。
FALSE APPEARANCE 虛假的表面

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

表面上的
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。
ONLY ON SURFACE 僅在表面

only on the surface of something

僅在表面的,表層的
superficial damage 表面損傷
The driver only received superficial injuries/cuts/wounds. 司機只受了點皮外傷。
superficiality noun [ U ] uk /ˌsuː.pəˌfɪʃ.iˈæl.ə.ti/ us /ˌsuː.pɚ.fɪʃ.iˈæl.ə.t̬i/
superficially adverb uk /ˌsuː.pəˈfɪʃ.əl.i/ us /ˌsuː.pɚˈfɪʃ.əl.i/

C2

The job I've been offered is superficially (= seems to be) attractive/appealing, but I think I might find it boring after a while. 他們給我提供的這份工作表面上看好像挺有吸引力,但我想可能不久以後,我就會覺得它枯燥無味。
The arguments were very superficially discussed.

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