Translation of "time-honoured" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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time-honouredadjective [ before noun ]

UK US time-honored uk /ˈtaɪmˌɒn.əd/ us /ˈtaɪmˌɑː.nɚd/

A time-honoured tradition, practice, or method is respected because it has been done or used in the same way for many years.

humorous The developers dealt with the problem in the time-honoured fashion/way, burying the industrial waste in landfill sites. 開發商處理這個問題用的是老法子——把工業垃圾填埋起來。

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