Translation of "monologue" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (US also monolog) uk us /ˈmɒn.əl.ɒɡ/ US  /ˈmɑː.nə.lɑːɡ/

a long speech by one person

disapproving He subjected me to a monologue on his last stay in hospital. 他向我滔滔不绝地讲述了他上次住院的经历。

a short play for one actor

Alan Bennett wrote a series of monologues called Talking Heads. 艾伦‧贝内特写了一系列名为《头脑独白》的独角戏。

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