insidious translate to Traditional Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "insidious" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

See all translations

insidious

adjective
 
 
/ɪnˈsɪd.i.əs/
(of something unpleasant or dangerous) gradually and secretly causing harm
暗中為害的;潛伏的
High-blood pressure is an insidious condition which has few symptoms.
高血壓是一種鮮少症狀的潛伏性疾病。
Dangerous and harmful
insidiously
 
 
/ɪnˈsɪd.i.ə.sli/ adverb
Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
insidiousness
 
 
/ɪnˈsɪd.i.əs.nəs/ noun [U]
(Definition of insidious from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “insidious” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
social security

a system of payments made by the government to people who are ill, poor, or who have no job

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

responsible luxury noun
responsible luxury noun
August 03, 2015
high-end, green tourism and hospitality Jumeirah’s ‘responsible luxury’ approach is an example of a sustainable travel experience – future guests will enjoy the environment as much as today’s.

Read More