shortage translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "shortage" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [C]
/ˈʃɔː.tɪdʒ/ US  /ˈʃɔːr.t̬ɪdʒ/
when there is not enough of something
There's a shortage of food and shelter in the refugee camps.
The long hot summer has led to serious water shortages.
Lacking thingsScarce, inadequate and not enoughEssential or necessaryScarce, inadequate and not enoughLacking things
Translations of “shortage”
in Korean 부족…
in Arabic نَقْص…
in Portuguese falta, escassez…
in Catalan escassetat…
in Japanese 不足, 欠乏…
in Italian carenza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 缺乏,缺少…
in Russian нехватка…
in Turkish darlık, kıtlık, sıkıntı…
in Polish niedobór, brak…
(Definition of shortage from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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