Translation of "weave" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

weave

verb uk /wiːv/ us /wiːv/
MAKE

[ I or T ] wove or US also weaved, woven or US also weaved to make cloth by repeatedly crossing a single thread through two sets of long threads on a loom (= special frame)

(在織布機上)織,編,編織
This type of wool is woven into fabric which will make jackets. 這種羊毛被織成衣料,用來做外套。

[ T ] wove or US also weaved, woven or US also weaved to twist long objects together, or to make something by doing this

編,編織;編製,編成
We were shown how to roughly weave ferns and grass together to make a temporary shelter. 有人給我們示範了如何將蕨類植物和草簡單地編起來,搭成臨時的棲身之所。
It takes great skill to weave a basket from/out of rushes. 用燈心草編籃子需要很高技巧。

[ T ] literary wove or US also weaved, woven or US also weaved to form something from several different things or to combine several different things, in a complicated or skilled way

(透過糅合不同的事物)編寫,編造
The biography is woven from the many accounts which exist of things she did. 該傳記是根據大量現存對她的事跡的記載編寫而成的。
MOVE QUICKLY 快速移動

[ I usually + adv/prep ] weaved, weaved to go or make a path by moving quickly and changing direction often, especially to avoid hitting things

(尤指為避開障礙)迂迴行進,穿行
The boy weaved through/between/in and out of stationary traffic on a bicycle. 為了逃脫員警的追趕,那個小偷騎著腳踏車在靜止的車流中迂迴穿行。
weaver noun [ C ] uk /ˈwiː.vər/ us /ˈwiː.vɚ/

a person whose job is weaving cloth and other materials

織布者,織工
basket weavers 編籃子的人
weaving noun [ U ] uk /ˈwiː.vɪŋ/ us /ˈwiː.vɪŋ/

There has been increasing automation of spinning and weaving. 紡紗與織布的自動化程度在不斷提高。

Idiom(s)

noun uk /wiːv/ us /wiːv/
CLOTH

[ C usually singular ] the way in which cloth has been woven, for example with the threads pulled firmly together, or the pattern produced by this process

織法;編織式樣
a tight weave 密實的織法
a striped/traditional weave 條紋/傳統編織式樣
HAIR

[ C ] a piece of hair that is added to a person's own hair in order to make the hair thicker or longer:

To recreate Alexander the Great's mane of hair, the actor had blonde dye and a weave.
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(Translation of “weave” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)