Traducción de "life" - Diccionario Inglés-Chino Mandarín

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uk /laɪf/ us /laɪf/ plural lives

A1 [ C or U ] the period between birth and death, or the experience or state of being alive

Life's too short to worry about money! 人生短暂,何必为金钱而烦恼!
I'm not sure I want to spend the rest of my life with him. 我不能肯定自己是否愿意与他共度余生。
Unfortunately, accidents are part of life. 不幸的是,意外事故也是生活的一部分。
He went mad towards the end of his life. 在他的生命走向终了时他疯掉了。
Cats are supposed to have nine lives. 据说猫有九命。
He doesn't know what he really wants in/out of life. 他不知道自己在生活中真正想要的是什么。
The accident changed my whole outlook on life. 那场事故彻底改变了我对人生的看法。
He lost his life (= died suddenly because of a violent event or accident) in the Great War. 他在一战中丧生。
A simple mixture of glucose and water can save lives in many parts of the world. 在世界上很多地方,把葡萄糖和水混合在一起就可以用来拯救人的性命。
He ran off with her life savings (= all the money she had saved). 他把她一生的积蓄都给拐跑了。

B1 [ C or U ] a way of living or a particular part of someone's life

her family/private/sex life 她的家庭/个人/性生活
my working life 我的职业生涯
We interviewed senior politicians, famous writers, and others in public life. 我们采访了资深政界人士、著名作家等公众人物。
Drugs and violence are deeply rooted in American life. 毒品和暴力在美国社会生活中已经根深蒂固。
I left home at 16 to see life (= have different experiences with a lot of people in lots of places). 我16岁离家出去闯荡世界。
Teaching has been her life (= the most important and enjoyable thing in her life). 教书已成为了她的生命。

C2 [ C usually singular ] the period for which a machine or organization lasts

The newer batteries have a much longer life. 新一代电池的寿命要长得多。
Careful use will prolong the life of your machine. 小心使用会延长机器的寿命。
The legislation won't be passed during the life of the present parliament. 该项立法在当前议会的任期内不会获得通过。

[ U ] the quality that makes people, animals, and plants different from objects, substances, and things that are dead

The doctor could find no sign of life in the old man's body. 医生发现老人已经没有了生命体征。
figurative I looked through the window but I couldn't see any signs of life (= people moving). 我透过窗子向外望去,却看不到有任何人类活动的迹象。

B2 [ U ] energy or enthusiasm

She's so full of life. 她充满了活力。

B1 [ U ] everything that is alive

human/marine/plant life 人类/海洋生物/植物

[ U ] specialized art In art, if you work from life, you paint, draw, etc. real people or objects, usually while they are in front of you rather than from memory.

life drawing classes 写生课

[ C ] informal especially in children's games, one of the limited number of times that you can lose, but still continue playing

Every time the little man gets hit, you lose a life. 小人儿每被击中一次,你就丢了一条命。
bring sth to life

to make something more real or exciting

It's always been an interesting period in history and this film really brought it to life. 这段历史总是令人饶有兴味,这部电影对此进行了真实的再现。
for life

C1 for the whole of a person's life

I believe marriage is for life. 我相信婚姻是一辈子的事情。
give your life also lay down your life

to be willing to die in order to defend or support someone or something

They were ready to give their lives for their country. 他们已做好了为国捐躯的准备。
life after death

If you believe in life after death, you believe that people continue to exist in some form after they die.

start a new life also make a new life for yourself

to completely change how or where you live

She decided to start a new life in Australia. 她决定在澳大利亚开始新的生活。

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(Traducción de "life" del Diccionario Cambridge inglés-chino (simplificado) © Cambridge University Press)