sustainable 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 "sustainable" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

sustainable

adjective     /səˈsteɪ.nə.bl̩/
able to continue over a period of time 可持续的,能长期保持的 That sort of extreme diet is not sustainable over a long period. 那种极端的饮食方式无法长期坚持。 Lasting for a long time
causing little or no damage to the environment and therefore able to continue for a long time (对环境没有损害或损害很小因而)可持续的,能长期维持的 A large international meeting was held with the aim of promoting sustainable development in all countries. 召开了旨在推进所有国家可持续发展的大型国际会议。 Environmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectorsZoos and wildlife reserves
sustainability     /səˌsteɪ.nəˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ US  /-ə.t̬i/ noun [U] Lasting for a long time
(Definition of sustainable from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
That’s fantastic! (Words meaning ‘very good’)
That’s fantastic! (Words meaning ‘very good’)
by ,
May 18, 2016
by Kate Woodford We all need words and phrases for saying that things are good or great – that we find them nice or very nice. This post aims to give you more ways to say that you like, or really like, something. Starting with a very frequent adjective; lovely is used a lot in UK English

Read More 

Word of the Day

parasol

a type of sunshade (= round frame covered in cloth on a stick) carried especially by women in the past, to give protection from the sun

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More