season noun translation to Mandarin Chinese Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "season" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

season

noun [C]     /ˈsiː.zən/
one of the four periods of the year; spring, summer, autumn or winter 季,季节 The seasons
the period of the year when something that happens every year happens (每年中某件事固定会发生的)时节,季 How long does the dry/hurricane/monsoon season last? 旱/飓风/季风季要持续多久? Relating to regular periods of time
the period of the year during which a particular sport is played 赛季 The British football season begins in August and ends in May. 英国足球赛季始于8月,止于5月。 Competitions, and parts of competitions
the holiday/summer/tourist, etc. season
the period when most people take their holidays, go to visit places or take part in an activity outside work 度假旺季 Air fares are more expensive during the holiday season. 飞机票在度假旺季比较贵。 Tourism and holidaysHotels and hostelsMaking bookings and reservations
UK a period when a set of programmes, plays or musical events are broadcast or performed (一组节目、戏剧或音乐活动的)播出期,上演期;演出季 There will be more documentaries and fewer quiz shows in the autumn season on TV. 秋季电视上会播放更多的纪录片,智力问答节目会比较少。 There's a season ( US festival) of 1960s French films at the Arts Cinema next month. 下个月在艺术影院会举行20世纪60年代法国电影展播。 Spectacles and performancesBroadcasting in general
in season
If fruit and vegetables are in season, they are being produced in the area and are available and ready to eat (水果和蔬菜)当令的 Fruit is cheaper when it's in season. 当令水果要便宜一些。 Available and accessiblePresent
at the time of year when many people want to travel or have a holiday 在旅游旺季 Hotel rooms are more expensive in season. 在旅游旺季,宾馆的房间比较贵。 Making bookings and reservationsTourism and holidaysHotels and hostels
A female animal that is in season is ready to have sex and able to become pregnant. (雌性动物)在发情期 Animal reproduction
An animal that is in season can be hunted legally during a particular period of time. (动物)在狩猎期 Hunting
out of season
If fruit and vegetables are out of season, they do not grow in the area during that time (水果和蔬菜)不当令的 In Britain, tomatoes are out of season in winter. 在英国,西红柿在冬季不是时令蔬菜。 Unavailable and inaccessiblePresent
during the period when fewer people want to travel or have a holiday 在旅游淡季 Making bookings and reservationsTourism and holidaysHotels and hostels
during the period when it is not legal to hunt animals 在禁猎期 Hunting
(Definition of season noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
by ,
June 22, 2016
by Liz Walter On June 23rd, Britain will decide whether or not to remain part of the European Union (EU). I’m more than happy to bore friends with my own views on the subject, but the purpose of this post is simply to highlight the language of the debate. The precise question we will be answering

Read More 

Word of the Day

be as thick as thieves

to be very close friends and share secrets, etc.

Word of the Day

creeping obesity noun
creeping obesity noun
June 27, 2016
obesity which results from incremental weight gain over a number of years More than just a holiday glow: Experts reveal taking a vacation can actually save your LIFE (but there is still a risk of ‘creeping obesity’)

Read More