Translation of "surface" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /ˈsɜː·fɪs/ us /ˈsɜr·fəs/

the top or outside part of something

(物の)表面, 水面
the earth’s surface
The sun was reflected on the surface of the water.

[ no plural ] what someone or something seems to be like when you do not know much about them

うわべ, (人の)表面, 外見
On the surface he seemed very pleasant.

(Translation of “surface” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)