Translation of "wind" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or U ] (CURRENT OF AIR) 氣流 uk us /wɪnd/

a current of air moving approximately horizontally, especially one strong enough to be felt

There isn't enough wind to fly a kite. 風不夠大,風箏飛不起來。
The weather forecast warned of winds of up to 60-miles-an-hour today. 天氣預報警告說,今天有時速高達60英里的強風。
There was a light wind blowing. 微風輕拂。
Strong/High winds made the crossing very unpleasant. 強風使橫度變得非常不舒服。
The sails flapped in the wind. 風帆在風中啪啪地拍打著。
literary There wasn't a breath of (= even a slight amount of) wind. 沒有一絲風。
A gust of wind suddenly caught her skirt. 突然一陣風吹動了她的裙子。
The wind is beginning to pick up (= get stronger). 風開始越刮越猛。
She ran like the wind (= very fast) to catch up. 她像一陣風似的趕了上去。

(Translation of “wind noun (CURRENT OF AIR)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)