thing noun (OBJECT) translation to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "thing" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (OBJECT)
[C] used to refer in an approximate way to an object or to avoid naming it
What's that thing over there?
There are some nice things in the shops this summer.
I don't eat sweet things (= sweet food).
How does this damn thing work?
Objects - general words
things [plural] your possessions or a particular set of your possessions
All their things were destroyed in the fire.
Bring your swimming things if the weather's nice.
Belongings and possessions
a particular set of objects
Let me help you clear away the tea things (= cups, plates, etc. that are used for having tea).
Things needed for a task
(Definition of thing noun (OBJECT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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