costume translation to Traditional Chinese: Cambridge Dict.

Translation of "costume" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


/ˈkɒs.tjuːm/ US  /ˈkɑː.stuːm/
[C or U] the set of clothes typical of a particular country or period of history, or suitable for a particular activity
Singers performing Mozart's operas often dress in/wear historical costume.
The dancers leading the procession were in colourful and elaborate costumes.
UK The shop has a good selection of bikinis and bathing/swimming costumes.
Clothes worn for a particular job or activity
[C] ( UK also fancy-dress costume) a set of clothes worn in order to look like someone or something else, especially for a party or as part of an entertainment
Our host was wearing a clown costume.
The children were dressed in halloween costumes.
Clothes worn for a particular job or activity
(Definition of costume from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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