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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “wind”

wind

noun [C or U] (CURRENT OF AIR)
氣流
 
 
/wɪnd/
a current of air moving approximately horizontally, especially one strong enough to be felt
風;氣流
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。
Wind and windsStormy weather
(Definition of wind noun (CURRENT OF AIR) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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