Translation of "exhaust" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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exhaustverb [ T ]

uk /ɪɡˈzɔːst/ us /ɪɡˈzɑːst/

exhaust verb [ T ] (TIRE)

C1 to make someone extremely tired

The long journey exhausted the children. 長途旅行後,孩子們疲憊不堪。
I've exhausted myself with all that cleaning. 打掃完,我累得筋疲力盡。

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exhaust verb [ T ] (USE)

to use something completely

How long will it be before the world's fuel supplies are exhausted? 再過多長時間地球上的燃料就耗盡了?
I'm afraid he's exhausted my patience. 恐怕我對他已經失去耐性了。
We seem to have exhausted this topic of conversation (= we have nothing new to say about it). 這個話題我們好像已經沒有甚麼好談的了。

exhaustnoun [ U ]

uk /ɪɡˈzɔːst/ us /ɪɡˈzɑːst/

C1 the waste gas from an engine, especially a car's, or the pipe the gas flows through

Car exhaust is the main reason for the city's pollution. 汽車排出的廢氣是造成城市污染的主要原因。

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