Translation of "monologue" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

monologue

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

a long speech by one person

(一个人的)滔滔不绝的话,长篇大论
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

独角戏
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)