Translation of "thing" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun (ANYTHING/EVERYTHING) 所有事情 uk us /θɪŋ/
a thing [ S ]

used instead of 'anything' or 'everything' to emphasize what you are saying

Don't worry about a thing (= anything). I'll take care of it. 甚麼事情也不要操心,我會料理好一切。
not a (single) thing

not anything

After the guests had gone, there wasn't a thing left to eat. 客人走後,一點食物都沒剩。
not have a thing to wear (also have nothing to wear) humorous

to have no clothes that are suitable for an occasion

I'm going to a wedding on Saturday and I don't have a thing to wear. 我週六要去參加一個婚禮,可沒有合適的衣服可穿。
there isn't a thing you can do

you cannot do anything

He broke his promise and there wasn't a thing we could do about it. 他不履行諾言,對此我們無計可施。

(Translation of “thing noun (ANYTHING/EVERYTHING)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)