ball noun (ROUND OBJECT) - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “ball”

See all translations

ball

noun [C] (ROUND OBJECT)
圓物
 
 
/bɔːl/ US  /bɑːl/
any object in the shape of a sphere, especially one used as a toy by children or in various sports such as tennis and football
球;球狀物
a beach/golf/tennis ball
沙灘球/高爾夫球/網球
Just try to concentrate on hitting the ball.
盡量集中精神,只想著擊球。
The kitten curled itself into a ball (= the shape of a ball).
小貓蜷縮成一團。
Spherical, circular and annular objectsGeometrical shapesToys and dolls
a long piece of thread that has been rolled into a ball
線團
a ball of string/wool
線團/毛線球
Spherical, circular and annular objectsGeometrical shapes
The ball of your foot or thumb is the rounded part where the toes join the foot and the thumb joins the hand.
拇指球;大腳趾球
The footThe hand
(Definition of ball noun (ROUND OBJECT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “ball” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

cup tie

a game between two teams trying to win a cup (= prize), especially in football

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More