Translation of "pinprick" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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pinpricknoun [ C usually plural ]

uk /ˈpɪn.prɪk/ us /ˈpɪn.prɪk/

pinprick noun [ C usually plural ] (HOLE/PAIN)

a very small hole in something where a pin or needle has been pushed into it, or a sudden pain where a pin or needle has been pushed into your skin

针刺孔,小孔;小烦恼
There was a pinprick on his arm. 他的左臂有一个针孔。

pinprick noun [ C usually plural ] (SMALL AMOUNT)

a very small amount of something, especially light

很少
The darkness was broken by the odd pinprick of light. 奇怪的少许亮光打破了黑暗。

pinprick noun [ C usually plural ] (PROBLEM)

something that is slightly annoying for a short time

小烦恼
You have to ignore the pinpricks and just get on with the job. 你必须不去理会那些烦心小事,只管继续工作。

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