Translation of "sustainable" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

sustainable

adjective uk /səˈsteɪ.nə.bəl/ us /səˈsteɪ.nə.bəl/

C1 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。

C1 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。
sustainability noun [ U ] uk /səˌsteɪ.nəˈbɪl.ə.ti/ us /səˌsteɪ.nəˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/

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