Translation of "exhaust" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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exhaustverb [ T ]

uk /ɪɡˈzɔːst/ us /ɪɡˈzɑːst/

exhaust verb [ T ] (TIRE)

C1 to make someone extremely tired

使精疲力竭;使疲惫不堪
The long journey exhausted the children. 长途旅行后,孩子们疲惫不堪。
I've exhausted myself with all that cleaning. 打扫完卫生我累得精疲力尽。

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exhaust verb [ T ] (USE)

to use something completely

用完;花光;耗尽
How long will it be before the world's fuel supplies are exhausted? 再过多长时间地球上的燃料就耗尽了?
I'm afraid he's exhausted my patience. 恐怕我对他已经失去耐心了。
We seem to have exhausted this topic of conversation (= we have nothing new to say about it). 这个话题我们好像已经没有什么好谈的了。

exhaustnoun [ U ]

uk /ɪɡˈzɔːst/ us /ɪɡˈzɑːst/

C1 the waste gas from an engine, especially a car's, or the pipe the gas flows through

(引擎排出的)废气;(尤指汽车的)尾气;排气管
Car exhaust is the main reason for the city's pollution. 汽车尾气是造成城市污染的主要原因。

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