Translation of "animal" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (TYPE) 類型 uk us /ˈæn.ɪ.məl/

used to describe what type of person or thing someone or something is

At heart she is a political animal. 本質上她是一個很有政治秉性的人。
She is that rare animal (= she is very unusual), a brilliant scientist who can communicate her ideas to ordinary people. 她是個少見的奇才,是一位能夠把自己的思想傳達給普通人的優秀科學家。
Feminism in France and England are rather different animals (= are different). 法國和英國的女權主義不屬於同一種類型。

(Translation of “animal noun (TYPE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)