Translation of "basket" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (CONTAINER) 容器 uk us /ˈbɑː.skɪt/ US  /ˈbæs.kɪt/

a light container, often with a handle, which is made of thin strips of wood, metal or plastic woven together and is used for carrying or storing things

a shopping/picnic basket 购物/野餐篮
a wicker basket 柳条筐
a laundry/clothes basket 洗衣篮

the contents of a basket

We picked lots of strawberries, but we'd eaten half the basket by the time we got home. 我们摘了很多草莓,可到家时就已经吃了半筐。

(Translation of “basket noun (CONTAINER)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)