Translation of "unknown" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun uk us /ʌnˈnəʊn/ US  /-ˈnoʊn/

[ S ] what is not familiar or known

Racism is in some ways just a fear of the unknown. 在某些意義上,種族主義只是一種對未知事物的恐懼罷了。

[ C ] a person, especially a performer or sports player, who is not famous

For her latest film she deliberately chose a cast of unknowns. 在新拍影片中,她特意挑了一批不知名的演員。

[ C ] mainly US something that cannot be guessed at or calculated because so little is known about it

It's the big unknowns that make insurance companies uneasy. 令保險公司擔心的是無法預測的重大事件。

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