Translation of "character" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (PERSON) uk us /ˈkær.ɪk.tər/ US  /ˈker.ɪk.tɚ/

a person, especially when you are describing a particular quality that they have

She's a curious character - I don't really know what to think of her. 她真是个怪人——我真不知道该怎样评价她。
There were one or two strange-looking characters hanging around the bar. 有一两个样子奇怪的人在酒吧里转来转去。

informal someone whose behaviour is different from most people's, especially in a way that is interesting or funny

He's quite a character/a real character, is Ted - he's seventy now and still riding that motorbike. 特德真是个有趣的人——现在都70岁了,还骑着那辆摩托车。

(Translation of “character noun (PERSON)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)