Translation of "dim" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

dim

adjective (NOT CLEAR) 不清楚的 uk us /dɪm/ (dimmer, dimmest)

not giving or having much light

光线暗的,暗淡的,昏暗的
The lamp gave out a dim light. 那盏灯发出暗淡的光芒。
He sat in a dim corner of the waiting-room. 他坐在候车室一个昏暗的角落里。
We could see a dim (= not easily seen) shape in the fog. 在雾中我们可以看见一个模模糊糊的影子。

literary If your eyes are dim, you cannot see very well.

模糊的,看不清的
a dim memory/recollection, etc.

something that you remember slightly, but not very well

模糊的记忆/回忆等
I had a dim recollection of having met her before. 我隐约记得以前好像见过她。
dimly uk us /ˈdɪm.li/ adverb

The room was dimly lit. 房间里灯光昏暗。
I dimly remembered seeing the film before. 我记得以前好像看过这部电影。
dimness uk us /ˈdɪm.nəs/ noun [ U ]

(Translation of “dim adjective (NOT CLEAR)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)