Translation of "death" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

death

noun [ C or U ] uk us /deθ/

the end of life

死,死亡
The disease causes thousands of deaths a year. 这种疾病每年导致数千人死亡。
Do you believe in life after death? 你相信死后还有来世吗?
He never got over the death of his daughter. 他一直没有从女儿去世的阴影中走出来。
death threats 死亡威胁
bored/frightened, etc. to death

extremely bored, frightened, etc.

无聊/吓得要死的等
to death

until you die

至死,直到死亡
The animals burned to death in the barn. 那些牲口在牲口棚里被活活烧死了。
He choked to death on a fish bone. 他被一根鱼刺卡死了。
The traitor was put to death (= killed as a punishment). 叛徒被处死了。
the death of sth

the cause of the end of life, or the end or destruction of something

…的死因;…的末路,…的毁灭
The failure of the family business was the death of him. 家族企业的落败把他送上了末路。
That child will be the death of me (= is always doing something which upsets me)! 这孩子非把我烦死不可!

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