Translation of "mainstream" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈmeɪn.striːm/ us /ˈmeɪn.striːm/

C2 considered normal, and having or using ideas, beliefs, etc. that are accepted by most people

This is the director's first mainstream Hollywood film. 这是该导演在好莱坞的首部主流影片。

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  • World Music is now well established and popular with mass audiences and mainstream companies.
  • He is not known within mainstream literary circles.
  • They cater for mainstream musical tastes.
  • She is excluded from mainstream life.
  • Mainstream journals did not cover the story.


uk /ˈmeɪn.striːm/ us /ˈmeɪn.striːm/
the mainstream

the way of life or set of beliefs accepted by most people

The new law should allow more disabled people to enter the mainstream of American life. 这部新法有望使更多的残疾人进入美国的主流社会。

mainstreamverb [ T ]

uk /ˈmeɪn.striːm/ us /ˈmeɪn.striːm/ US

to teach children with physical or mental problems in the same class as children without problems


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