translationnoun [C or U]uk us /trænsˈleɪ.ʃən/ /trænz-/
- I have tried to keep my translation as faithful as possible to the original book.
- The novel's complex, imaginative style does not lend itself to translation.
- Her translation is too literal , resulting in heavy, unnatural prose.
- It's only a loose translation of the poem.
- The translation of the instructions was so poor they were just nonsense.