Translation of "friendly" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈ us /ˈ

A2 behaving in a pleasant, kind way towards someone

a friendly face/smile 友好的面容/微笑
Our neighbours have always been very friendlyto/towards us. 我们的邻居们一直对我们很友好。
I'm on friendly terms with my daughter's teacher. 我和我女儿的老师关系处得很不错。
Are you friendly with (= a friend of) Graham? 你跟格雷厄姆是朋友吗?

A friendly place is pleasant and makes you feel happy and comfortable.

It's a friendly little restaurant. 那是一家让人感觉很舒适的小饭馆。

A friendly game or argument is one that you play or have for pleasure and in order to practise your skills, rather than playing or arguing seriously with the aim of winning

We were having a friendly argument about politics. 我们就关注环保的政治主张进行了一番友好的辩论。
The teams are playing a friendly match on Sunday. 两队将在周日进行一场友谊赛。

Friendly countries and friendly soldiers are ones who are not your enemies and who are working or fighting with you.


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friendlynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈ us /ˈ UK

a game that is played for enjoyment and in order to practise, not with the aim of winning points as part of a serious competition

The rugby club has a friendly next week against the Giants. 该橄榄球俱乐部下星期要和巨人队打一场友谊赛。


uk / us /

used at the end of words to mean "not harmful"

ozone-friendly aerosols 不会破坏臭氧层的气雾剂
dolphin-friendly tuna (= fish caught without harming dolphins) . 不伤害海豚而捕到的金枪鱼

used at the end of words to mean "suitable for particular people to use"

a family-friendly restaurant 适合家庭聚餐的餐馆

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