Translation of "season" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

season

noun [ C ] uk /ˈsiː.zən/ us /ˈsiː.zən/

B1 one of the four periods of the year; spring, summer, autumn, or winter

季,季節

B1 the period of the year when something that happens every year happens

(每年中某件事固定會發生的)時節,季
How long does the dry/hurricane/monsoon season last? 旱/颶風/季風季要持續多久?

B1 the period of the year during which a particular sport is played

賽季
The British football season begins in August. 英國足球賽季始於八月,止於五月。
the holiday, summer, tourist, etc. season

the period when most people take their holidays, spend time with their families, go to visit places, or take part in an activity outside work

度假旺季
Air fares are more expensive during the holiday season. 機票在度假旺季比較貴。

mainly US UK usually series one of several series of television programmes with the same title and the same characters:

the third season of Homeland

UK a period when a set of programmes, plays, or musical events are broadcast or performed

(一組節目、戲劇或音樂活動的)播出期,上演期;演出季
There will be more documentaries and fewer quiz shows in the autumn season on TV. 秋季電視會播放更多的紀錄片,益智問答節目會比較少。
There's a season (US festival) of 1960s French films at the Arts Cinema next month. 下個月在藝術戲院會舉行20世紀60年代的法國影展。
in season

B2 If fruit and vegetables are in season, they are being produced in the area and are available and ready to eat.

(水果和蔬菜)當令的
Fruit is cheaper when it's in season. 當令水果會便宜一些。

at the time of year when many people want to travel or have a holiday

在旅遊旺季
Hotel rooms are more expensive in season. 在旅遊旺季,旅館的房間比較貴。

A female animal that is in season is ready to have sex and able to become pregnant.

(雌性動物)在發情期

An animal that is in season can be hunted legally during a particular period of time.

(動物)在狩獵期
out of season

C1 If fruit and vegetables are out of season, they do not grow in the area during that time.

(水果和蔬菜)不當令的
In Europe, tomatoes are out of season in winter. 在英國,番茄在冬季不是當令蔬菜。

C2 during the period when fewer people want to travel or have a holiday

在旅遊淡季

during the period when it is not legal to hunt animals

在禁獵期
verb [ T ] uk /ˈsiː.zən/ us /ˈsiː.zən/
FLAVOUR 味道

to improve the flavour of savoury food by adding salt, herbs, or spices when cooking or preparing it

給…調味,加調料於
Drain the rice, stir in the salmon and season to taste (= so that it has the taste you like). 把米飯瀝乾,拌入鮭魚,然後根據個人口味加入調料。
WOOD 木頭

to make wood hard by drying it gradually, in order to make it ready for use

使(木頭)風乾

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