lightly adverb (GENTLY) translate to Traditional Chinese
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adverb (GENTLY)
輕輕地
 
 
/ˈlaɪt.li/
gently or using very little of something
輕輕地;稍稍地;少許
She patted him lightly on the shoulder.
她輕輕地拍了拍他的肩膀。
Dust the cake lightly with icing sugar.
在蛋糕上稍微撒上一點糖霜。
Self-control and moderation
If food is lightly cooked, it is cooked for only a short time
稍微(烹調)一下;嫩(炒)地
lightly cooked vegetables
燒得很嫩的蔬菜
Preparing food using heatPreparing food
Translations of “lightly”
in Korean 부드럽게, 가볍게…
in Arabic بِخِفّة, قَليلاً…
in Portuguese levemente…
in Catalan suaument, lleugerament…
in Japanese そっと, 軽く…
in Italian leggermente…
in Russian слегка, едва, чуть-чуть…
in Turkish hafifçe, nazikçe, azıcık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻轻地, 稍稍地, 少许…
in Polish lekko…
(Definition of lightly adverb (GENTLY) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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