Translation of "thing" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (REASON) 理由 uk us /θɪŋ/
for one thing

used to introduce a reason for something

"Why won't you come to New York with me?" "For one thing, I don't like flying, and for another, I can't afford it." “你为什么不跟我到纽约来?”“首先,我不喜欢坐飞机;再者,我买不起机票。”

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