Translation of "terminal" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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terminaladjective

uk /ˈtɜː.mɪ.nəl/ us /ˈtɝː.mə.nəl/

terminal adjective (ILLNESS)

(of a disease or illness) leading gradually to death

(疾病)晚期的,末期的
She has terminal cancer. 她患有末期癌症。

A terminal patient is one who is seriously ill and will die soon.

(病人)病情危重的

More examples

  • They didn't realize his cancer was terminal.
  • She had a terminal lung disease.
  • The illness proved to be terminal.

terminal adjective (EXTREME)

extreme, when referring to something unpleasant or negative

極其的,極度的
She claims that the shipbuilding industry is in terminal decline. 她聲稱造船業已經衰敗到極點。
UK He has nothing to do all day and is suffering from terminal boredom. 他終日無所事事,極其無聊。

terminalnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtɜː.mɪ.nəl/ us /ˈtɝː.mə.nəl/

terminal noun [ C ] (BUILDING)

B2 the area or building at a station, airport, or port that is used by passengers leaving or arriving by train, aircraft, or ship

月臺;候機樓,航站;碼頭
Terminal 3 is used mostly for domestic flights. 您乘坐前往珀斯的航班將在第四航廈起飛。

More examples

  • The whole terminal was evacuated.
  • A bus will take you to the terminal.
  • The so-called terminal building was little more than a shed.

terminal noun [ C ] (COMPUTER)

a piece of equipment consisting of a keyboard and screen, used for communicating with the part of a computer system that deals with information

電腦終端

terminal noun [ C ] (ELECTRICITY)

specialized electronics the point at which a connection can be made in an electric circuit

(電路的)端子,線接頭

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