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{prop} (Chinese surname)  :: ,
{prop} (Chinese surname)  ::  ; ,
label {n} (small ticket or sign giving information)  :: 標籤, 标签 /biāoqiān/, 簽條, 签条 /qiāntiáo/
labia {n} (folds of tissue at opening of vulva)  :: 陰唇, 阴唇 /yīnchún/
labia majora {n} (outer folds of vulva)  :: 大陰唇, 大阴唇 /dàyīnchún/
labia minora {n} ((anatomy) the two inner folds of skin within the cleft of the labia majora)  :: 小陰唇, 小阴唇 /xiǎoyīnchún/
labiaplasty {n} (moulding of the labia)  :: 陰唇整型手術, 阴唇整型手术 /yīnchún zhěngxíng shǒushù/, 陰唇縮小手術, 阴唇缩小手术 /yīnchún suōxiǎo shǒushù/
labiodental {n} (a speech sound articulated with the lower lip and upper teeth)  :: 唇齒音, 唇齿音 /chúnchǐyīn/
laboratory {n} (place where chemicals, drugs or microbes are prepared or manufactured)  :: 研究室 /yánjiūshì/
laboratory {n} (room, building or institution equipped for scientific research)  :: 實驗室, 实验室 /shíyànshì/
laborer {n} (One who uses body strength instead of intellectual power to earn a wage, usually hourly)  :: 勞動者, 劳动者 /láodòngzhě/, 工人 /gōngrén/
labor market {n} (market with labor of workers)  :: 勞工市場, 劳工市场 /láogōng shìchǎng/
labor of love {n} (task performed without expectation of reimbursement)  :: 义务劳动
labour {n} (work)  :: 勞動, 劳动 /láodòng/
labour {v} (to work)  :: 工作 /gōngzuò/
Labour Party {prop} (British party)  :: 工黨, 工党 /gōngdǎng/
Labour Party {prop} (similar party in another country)  :: 工黨, 工党 /gōngdǎng/
Labrador {prop} (Mainland portion of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador)  :: 拉布拉多 /Lābùlāduō/
Labrador retriever {n} (breed of dog)  :: 拉布拉多尋回犬, 拉布拉多寻回犬 /Lābùlāduō xúnhuí quǎn/, 拉布拉多尋回狗, 拉布拉多寻回狗 /Lābùlāduō xúnhuí gǒu/
labyrinth {n} (maze)  :: 迷宮, 迷宫 /mígōng/
lac {n} (a resinous substance)  :: /qī/
lace {n} (cord for fastening a shoe or garment)  :: 鞋帶, 鞋带 /xiédài/
laceration {n} (an irregular open wound caused by a blunt impact to soft tissue)  :: 劃破, 划破 /huápò/
lack {n} (deficiency, need)  :: 不足 /bùzú/
lack {v} (be without, need, require)  :: /quē/, /qiàn/, 缺乏 /quēfá/
lackey {n} (a fawning, servile follower)  :: 走狗 /zǒugǒu/, 狗腿子 /gǒutǔizǐ/
laconic {adj} (using as few words as possible)  :: 簡潔, 简洁 /jiǎnjié/
lacrimal gland {n} (gland which secretes tear fluid)  :: 淚腺, 泪腺 /lèixiàn/
lacrosse {n} (the sport)  :: 长曲棍球 /cháng qū gùn qiú/; 長曲棍球
lactation {n} (lactation period)  :: 哺乳期 /bǔrǔ qí/
lactation {n} (process of providing milk to the young)  :: 哺乳 /bǔrǔ/
lactic acid {n} (2-hydroxy-propanoic acid (CH3.CHOH.CO2H))  :: 乳酸 /rǔsuān/
lactone {n} (cyclic intramolecular ester)  :: 內酯, 内酯 /nèizhǐ/
lactose {n} (disaccharide sugar of milk and dairy products)  :: 乳糖 /rǔtáng/
lactose intolerance {n} (inability to metabolize lactose)  :: 乳糖不耐 /rǔtángbùnài/, 乳糖不耐症 /rǔtángbùnàizhèng/
lad {n} (a boy)  :: 小伙子 /xiǎohuǒzi/, 青年 /qīngnián/
Lada {prop} (a Russian car)  :: 拉達, 拉达 /Lādá/
ladder {n} (climbing tool)  :: 梯子 /tīzi/
laddie {n} (small boy)  :: 小伙子 /xiǎohuǒzi/, 少年 /shàonián/
lade {v} (To fill or load)  :: , 装载 , , 装货
lade {v} (To use a ladle or dipper to remove something)  :: , 舀出
ladies and gentlemen {n} (used to address an audience)  :: 女士們,先生們, 女士们,先生们 /nǚshìmen, xiānshengmen/, [everyone, ladies and gentlemen] 各位 /gèwèi/
ladies' fingers {n} (edible pods of the okra plant)  :: 秋葵 /qiūkuí/, 黃秋葵, 黄秋葵 /huángqiūkuí/, 羊角豆 /yángjiǎodòu/
lading {n} (Shipment, cargo, freight.)  :: , 装船
lading {n} (The action of loading.)  :: , 装载
lading {v} (present participle of lade)  :: , 装载 , , 装货
ladle {n} (deep-bowled spoon with a long, usually curved, handle)  :: 杓子 /sháozi/, /piáo/
Ladoga {prop} (a lake in Russia)  :: 拉多加湖 /Lāduōjiā hú/
lady {n} (polite term referring a woman)  :: 太太 /tàitai/, 夫人 /fūren/
lady {n} (toilets intended for use by women)  :: 女廁所, 女厕所 /nǚcèsuǒ/
lady {n} (woman of breeding and authority)  :: 女士 /nǚshì/, 貴婦, 贵妇 /guìfù/
ladybird {n} (member of Coccinellidae)  :: 瓢蟲, 瓢虫 /piáochóng/
ladyboy {n} (effeminate homosexual man, especially an intergender person, see also: kathoey)  :: 人妖 /rényāo/
lady-in-waiting {n} (honourable servant)  :: 女官 /nǚguān/, 宮官, 宫官 /gōngguān/
lady-killer {n} (man unusually attractive to women)  :: 獵豔高手, 猎艳高手 /lièyàn gāoshǒu/
lag {n} ((Internet) bad connection, loss of connection)  :: /kǎ/ [slang/colloquial]
lag {v} (to fall behind)  :: 落後, 落后 /luòhòu/
laggard {n} (one who lags behind)  :: 落後者, 落后者 /luòhòuzhě/
lagoon {n} (shallow body of water)  :: 潟湖 /xìhú/, [considered non-standard or misspelling] 瀉湖, 泻湖 /xièhú/
Lagos {prop} (former capital of Nigeria)  :: 拉哥斯 /Lāgēsī/
Lagrange point {n} (a point in an the orbital configuration)  :: 拉格朗日點, 拉格朗日点 /Lāgélǎngrì diǎn/
Lahore {prop} (Lahore)  :: 拉合爾, 拉合尔 /Lāhé'ěr/
lair {n} (of an animal)  :: 巢穴 /cháoxué/, 獸穴, 兽穴 /shòuxué/, 獸窟, 兽窟 /shòukū/, 獸窩, 兽窝 /shòuwō/
laissez faire {n} (economics: a policy of governmental non-interference in economic affairs)  :: 放任 /fàngrèn/, 不干涉 /bùgānshè/, 自由放任 /zìyóufàngrèn/
lake {n} (body of water)  :: /hú/, 湖泊 /húbó/
Lake Biwa {prop} (Japan's largest lake)  :: 琵琶湖 /Pípáhú/
Lake Erie {prop} (the lake)  :: 伊利湖
lakelore {n} (science of lakes)  :: 湖沼學, 湖沼学 /húzhǎoxué/
Lake Superior {prop} (the lake)  :: 蘇必利爾湖, 苏必利尔湖 /Sūbìlì'ěrhú/
lakh {num} (one hundred thousand)  :: 拉克 /lākè/, 洛叉 /luòchā/, 十萬, 十万 /shíwàn/
laksa {n} (a spicy stew from Indonesia or Malaysia)  :: 喇沙 /lǎshā/, 叻沙 /lèshā/
Lakshadweep {prop} (union territory of India)  :: 拉克沙 /Lākèshā/
Lakshmi {prop} (Hindu goddess of wealth)  :: 吉祥天 /jíxiáng tiān/
La Marseillaise {n} (the French national anthem)  :: 馬賽曲, 马赛曲 /Mǎsài qǔ/
lamb {n} (flesh of lamb as food)  :: 羊肉 /yángròu/
lamb {n} (meek person)  :: 羔羊 /gāoyáng/
lamb {n} (young sheep)  :: 羊羔 /yánggāo/, /gāo/, 羔羊 /gāoyáng/
lambada {n} (Brazilian dance)  :: 黏巴達, 黏巴达 /niánbadá/
lambaste {v} (to give a thrashing to)  :: 痛打 /tòngdǎ/
lambda {n} (name of the Greek letter)  :: 蘭布達, 兰布达 /lánbùdá/, 蘭姆打, 兰姆打 /lánmǔdǎ/
Lamb of God {prop} (a title for Jesus that appears in the Gospel of John)  :: 上帝羔羊 /shàngdì gāoyáng/
lame {adj} (unable to walk properly because of a problem with one's feet or legs)  :: 瘸腿 /quétuǐ/, /bǒ/, 跛足 /bǒzú/, /qué/
lamentable {adj} (deplorable)  :: 可悲 /kěbēi/
lamia {n} (monster in mythology)  :: 拉米亞
laminate {v} (To assemble from thin sheets)  :: 層壓, 层压 /céngyā/
lammergeier {n} (bird)  :: 胡兀鷲 /hú wù jiù/
lamp {n} (electric device producing light)  :: , /dēng/
lamp {n} (oil device producing light)  :: , /dēng/
lamplight {n} (the light emitted by a lamp)  :: 燈光, 灯光 /dēngguāng/
lamppost {n} (pole that holds up a light)  :: 燈柱, 灯柱 /dēngzhù/, 街燈柱, 街灯柱 /jiēdēngzhù/
lamprophony {n} (loudness and clarity of enunciation)  :: 發音響亮清晰, 发音响亮清晰 /fāyīn de xiǎngliàng hé qīngxī/
lampshade {n} (cover over a lamp)  :: 燈罩, 灯罩 /dēngzhào/
lance {n}  :: 長矛, 长矛 /changmao/
Lancelot {prop} (the knight)  :: 蘭斯洛特, 兰斯洛特 /Lánsīluòtè/
lancer {n} (cavalry solider with a lance)  :: 長矛輕騎兵, 长矛轻骑兵 /chángmáo qīngqíbīng/
land {n} (part of Earth which is not covered by oceans or other bodies of water)  :: 土地 /tǔdì/
-land {suffix} (territory, country or region (suffix))  :: , /-guó/
lander {n} (space probe)  :: 著陸器, 著陆器 /zhuólùqì/
landing {n} (coming to earth, as of an airplane)  :: 著陸, 着陆 /zhuólù/, 降落 /jiàngluò/, 登陸, 登陆 /dēnglù/
landline {n} (fixed telephone communications cable)  :: 固網電信, 固网电信 /gùwǎng diànxìn/, 固網, 固网 /gùwǎng/
landline {n} (telephone connected by such a fixed wire)  :: 座機電話, 座机电话 /zuòjī diànhuà/
landlocked {adj} (surrounded by land)  :: 內陸, 内陆 /nèilù/
landlord {n} (person who owns and rents land such as a house, apartment, or condo)  :: 房東, 房东 /fángdōng/, 東家, 东家 /dōngjia/, 地主 /dìzhǔ/
landmark {n} (a notable location)  :: 名勝古蹟, 名胜古迹 /míngshènggǔjī/
landmark {n} (a recognizable feature used for navigation)  :: 地標, 地标 /dìbiāo/
landmass {n} (a large continuous area of land)  :: 陸地, 陆地 /lùdì/, 大陸, 大陆 /dàlù/, 大片陸地, 大片陆地 /dàpiàn lùdì/
land mine {n} (mine that is placed on land)  :: 地雷 /dìléi/
Land of the Rising Sun {prop} (Japan as "Land of the Rising Sun")  :: 旭日之國, 旭日之国 /xùrì zhī guó/
landowner {n} (a person who owns land)  :: 地主 /dìzhǔ/
landslide {n} (natural disaster)  :: 山崩 /shānbēng/, 滑坡 /huápō/, 地滑 /dìhuá/, 塌方 /tāfāng/
lane {n} (division of roadway)  :: 車道, 车道 /chēdào/
lane {n} (passageway)  :: 胡同 /hútòng/, 里弄 /lǐnòng/
lane {n}  ::
language {n} (computer language (see also computer language))  :: 語言, 语言 /yǔyán/
language {n} (nonverbal communication)  :: 語言, 语言 /yǔyán/
language {n} (particular words used)  :: 語言, 语言 /yǔyán/, 用語, 用语 /yòngyǔ/, 詞語, 词语 /cíyǔ/
language {n} (system of communication using words or symbols)  :: 語言, 语言 /yǔyán/
language {n} (the ability to communicate using words)  :: 語言, 语言 /yǔyán/
language {n} (vocabulary of a particular field)  :: 語言, 语言 /yǔyán/, 用語, 用语 /yòngyǔ/, 詞語, 词语 /cíyǔ/
language barrier {n} (barrier to communication)  :: 語言障礙, 语言障碍 /yǔyán zhàng'ài/
language code {n} (a standard identifier of a language)  :: 語言代碼, 语言代码 /yǔyán dàimǎ/, 語言碼, 语言码 /yǔyánmǎ/
language exchange {n} (language exchange)  :: 語言交流, 语言交流 /yǔyán jiāoliú/, 言語交換, 言语交换 /yǔyán jiāohuàn/
language family {n} (set of languages)  :: 語系, 语系 /yǔxì/, 語族, 语族 /yǔzú/
language lab {n} (schoolroom equipped with audio)  :: 語言實驗室, 语言实验室 /yǔyán shíyànshì/
language police {n} (language police)  :: 語言警察, 语言警察 /yǔyán jǐngchá/
Languedoc-Roussillon {prop} (region of France)  :: 朗格多克-魯西永, 朗格多克-鲁西永 /Lǎnggéduōkè-Lǔxīyǒng/
languish {v} (to lose strength and become weak)  :: 憔悴 /qiáocuì/
lanolin {n} (greasy yellow substance)  :: 羊毛脂 /yángmáozhī/
lantern {n} (case of transparent material made to protect a flame, or light)  :: 燈籠, 灯笼 /dēnglong/, , /dēng/
lanthanum {n} (metallic element)  :: /làn/
Lanzhou {prop} (a city of China)  :: 蘭州, 兰州 /Lánzhoū/
Lao {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Laos, the people or their language)  :: 老撾的, 老挝的 /Lǎowō de/
Lao {n} (person)  :: 老撾人, 老挝人 /Lǎowō rén/
Lao {prop} (language)  :: 老撾語, 老挝语 /lǎowō-yǔ/
Laocoön {prop} (The Trojan and the Argonaut)  :: 拉奥孔 /Lā ào kǒng/
Lao People's Democratic Republic {prop} (country in Southeast Asia (official name))  :: 老撾人民民主共和國, 老挝人民民主共和国 /Lǎowō rénmín mínzhǔ gònghéguó/
Laos {prop} (country in Southeast Asia)  :: 老撾, 老挝 /Lǎowō/, 寮國, 寮国 /Liáoguó/ [Taiwan]
Laotian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Laos)  :: 老挝的 /Lǎowō-de/
Laotian {prop} (language)  :: 老撾語, 老挝语 /Lǎowōyǔ/
Laozi {prop} (influential Chinese philosopher and founder of Taoism)  :: 老子 /Lǎo Zǐ/
La Paz {prop} (capital of Bolivia)  :: 拉巴斯 /Lābāsī/
lapdog {n} (a small and tame dog)  :: 小狗 /xiǎogǒu/, 寵物狗, 宠物狗 /chǒngwù gǒu/
lapidation {n} (act of stoning, sometimes to the point of death)  :: 石刑 /shíxíng/, 投石刑 /tóushíxíng/, 投石 /tóushí/
lapis lazuli {n} (precious blue stone)  :: 青金石 /qīngjīnshí/
Laplace transform {n} (function on positive real numbers)  :: 拉普拉斯變換, 拉普拉斯变换 /Lāpǔlāsī biànhuàn/, 拉普拉斯轉換, 拉普拉斯转换 /Lāpǔlāsī zhuǎnhuàn/, 拉卜拉士變換, 拉卜拉士变换 /Lābǔlāshì biànhuàn/
Lapland {prop} (region in Scandinavia)  :: 拉普蘭, 拉普兰 /Lāpǔlán/
La Pérouse Strait {prop} (strait)  :: 拉彼魯茲海峽, 拉彼鲁兹海峡 /Lābǐlǔzī hǎixiá/, [from Japanese] 宗谷海峽, 宗谷海峡 /Zōnggǔ hǎixiá/
lapsang souchong {n} (Tea)  :: 拉普山小種 (lāpǔshān xiǎozhǒng)
lapti {n} (bast shoes)  :: 椴樹皮鞋, 椴树皮鞋 /duànshù píxié/
laptop {n} (computing: a laptop computer)  :: 筆記本, 笔记本 /bǐjìběn/, 手提計算機, 手提计算机 /shǒutí jìsuànjī/, 筆記本電腦, 笔记本电脑 /bǐjìběn diànnǎo/
lapwing {n} (bird belonging to the subfamily Vanellinae)  :: 田鳧, 田凫 /tiánfú/
larboard {n} (The left side of a ship)  :: 左舷 /zuǒxián/
larch {n} (a coniferous tree)  :: 紅杉, 红杉 /hóngshān/, 落葉松, 落叶松 /luòyèsōng/
lard {n} (fat from the abdomen of a pig)  :: 豬油, 猪油 /zhūyóu/
large {adj} (of greater size, see also: big)  :: /dà/
large intestine {n} (bodily organ)  :: 大腸, 大肠 /dàcháng/
large-scale {adj} (large in amount, scope or extent)  :: 大型 /dàxíng/
lar gibbon {n} (Hylobates lar)  ::  ; 白掌長臂猿, 白掌长臂猿 /báizhǎngchángbìyuán/
lark {n} (bird)  :: 雲雀, 云雀 /yúnquè/
Larmor precession {n} (precession of motion of charged particles)  :: 拉莫爾進動, 拉莫尔进动 /Lāmòěr jìndòng/
larva {n} (an animal in such stage of growth)  :: 幼蟲, 幼虫 /yòuchóng/
larva {n} (a stage of growth)  :: 幼蟲, 幼虫 /yòuchóng/
laryngeal {adj} (of or pertaining to larynx)  :: 喉頭的, 喉头的 /hóutóu de/
laryngological {adj} (of or pertaining to laryngology)  :: 喉科
laryngologist {n} (a person who studies or specializes in laryngology)  :: 喉科學家, 喉科学家 /hóukēxuéjiā/
laryngology {n} (branch of physiology)  :: 喉科 /houke/
larynx {n} (the organ)  :: /hóu/, 喉頭, 喉头 /hóutóu/, [informal] 嗓子 /sǎngzi/
lasagna {n} (baked dish)  :: [no extact term exists] 意大利千層麵, 意大利千层面 /Yìdàlì qiāncéng miàn/, 意大利滷汁麵條, 意大利卤汁面条 /Yìdàlì lǔzhī miàntiáo/, 千層麵, 千层面 /qiāncéngmiàn/
lascivious {adj} (wanton)  :: 好色 /hǎosè/, 淫蕩, 淫荡 /yíndàng/
laser {n} (device producing beam of light)  :: 激光 /jīguāng/, 雷射 /léishè/ [Taiwan]
laser beam {n} (light from a laser)  :: 激光束 /jīguāng shù/
laser printer {n} (computer printer)  :: 激光打印機, 激光打印机 /jīguāng dǎyìnjī/
last {adj} (Final)  :: 最後, 最后 /zuìhòu/, 最終, 最终 /zuìzhōng/
last {adv} (after everything else)  :: 最後, 最后 /zuìhòu/, 最終, 最终 /zuìzhōng/
last {v} (endure, continue over time)  :: 延續, 延续 /yánxù/, 持續, 持续 /chíxù/
last but not least {adv} (An expression to start the last item of a list)  :: 最後但同樣重要的是
Last Judgment {prop} (judgment day)  :: 最後的審判, 最后的审判 /zuìhòu de shěnpàn/
last night {adv} (during the night before today)  :: 昨夜 /zuóyè/, 昨晚 /zuówǎn/
last night {n} (previous evening or night)  :: 昨夜 /zuóyè/, 昨晚 /zuówǎn/
last resort {n} (The only remaining option)  :: 最後的手段, 最后的手段 /zuìhòu de shǒuduàn/
Last Supper {prop} (last meal Jesus ate with disciples)  :: 最後晚餐 , 最后晚餐 /zuìhòu de wǎncān/
last time {n} (the previous occurrence)  :: 上次 /shàngcì/
last year {adv} (year before this one)  :: 去年 /qùnián/
Las Vegas {prop} (city)  :: 拉斯維加斯, 拉斯维加斯 /Lāsīwéijiāsī/
lat {n} (currency of Latvia)  :: 拉特 /lātè/
latch {n} (fastening for a door)  :: 門閂, 门闩 /ménshuān/, 門釦, 门扣 /ménkòu/
late {adj} (near the end of a period of time)  :: /wǎn/
late {adv} (proximate in time)  :: /wǎn/, , /chí/, [be late] 遲到, 迟到 /chídào/
latent {adj} (existing or present but concealed or inactive)  :: 潛在, 潜在 /qiánzài/
later {adv} (afterward in time)  :: 以後, 以后 /yǐhòu/, 後面, 后面 /hòumian/
later {adv} (more late)  :: 更遲, 更迟 /gèng chí/
latex {n} (emulsion)  :: 膠乳, 胶乳 /jiāorǔ/
latex {n} (milky sap)  :: 橡浆, 橡浆 /xiàngjiāng/
lathe {n} (machine tool used to shape a piece of material)  :: 車床, 车床 /chēchuáng/
lather {n} (foam of soap and water)  :: 泡沫兒, 泡沫儿 /pàomòr/
Latin {adj} (of ancient Rome)  :: 古羅馬的, 古罗马的 /gǔ Lúomǎ de/
Latin {adj} (of/from Latin America)  :: 拉丁美洲的 /Lādīng Měizhōu de/
Latin {adj} (of Latium)  :: 拉丁的 /Lādīng de/
Latin {adj} (of the language)  :: 拉丁語的, 拉丁语的 /Lādīngyǔ de/
Latin {n} (person native to ancient Rome or its Empire)  :: 拉丁人 /Lādīngrén/
Latin {prop} (language of the ancient Romans)  :: 拉丁語, 拉丁语 /Lādīngyǔ/
Latin alphabet {n} (the 26-letter alphabet)  :: 拉丁字母表 /Lādīng zìmǔbiǎo/, 羅馬字, 罗马字 /Luómǎzì/
Latin America {prop} (parts of the Americas which speak Spanish or Portuguese)  :: 拉丁美洲 /Lādīng Měizhōu/, [abbreviation] 拉美 /Lā-Měi/
Latin American {n} (A native or inhabitant of Latin America)  :: 拉丁美洲人 /Lādīng Měizhōu rén/
Latinization {n} (act or process of Latinizing)  :: 拉丁化 /Lādīnghuà/
Latino {n} (person from Latin America)  :: 拉丁美洲人 /Lādīng Měizhōu rén/
latitude {n} (angular distance north or south from the equator)  :: 緯度, 纬度 /wěidù/
latitude {n} (imaginary line parallel to the equator)  :: 緯綫, 纬线 /wěixiàn/, 緯圈, 纬圈 /wěiquān/
latrine {n} (a very simple toilet facility, usually just a pit or trench)  :: 旱厕 /hàncè/
latte {n} (caffè latte)  :: 拿鐵咖啡, 拿铁咖啡 /nátiě kāfēi/, 拿鐵, 拿铁 /nátiě/
latter {adj} (relating to or being the second of two items)  :: 後者, 后者 /hòuzhě/
lattice {n} (a regular spacing or arrangement of geometric points)  :: 晶格 /jīnggé/
lattice {n} (partially ordered set in algebra)  :: /gé/
lattice {n}  :: /tī/ was "Chinese"; please verify correctness, check script variant (
Latvia {prop} (Republic of Latvia)  :: 拉脫維亞, 拉脱维亚 /Lātuōwéiyà/
Latvian {adj} (pertaining to Latvia or the Latvian language)  :: 拉脱维亚的 /Lātuōwéiyà de/
Latvian {n} (language)  :: 拉脫維亞語, 拉脱维亚语 /Lātuōwéiyà-yǔ/
Latvian {n} (person)  :: 拉脫維亞人, 拉脱维亚人 /Lātuōwéiyà-rén/
laudable {adj} (worthy of being lauded)  :: 值得讚賞的, 值得赞赏的 /zhídé zànshǎng de/
laugh {n} (expression of mirth peculiar to the human species)  :: 笑聲, 笑声 /xiàoshēng/, /xiào/
laugh {v} (show mirth by peculiar movement of the muscles of the face and emission of sounds)  :: /xiào/, 發笑, 发笑 /fāxiào/
laughable {adj} (fitted to exite laughter)  :: 可笑 /kěxiào/
laughing stock {n} (object of ridicule)  :: 笑柄 /xiàobǐng/
laugh off {v} (respond to a negative situation lightheartedly)  :: [laugh and make the situation lighthearted] 一笑了之 /yīxiàoliǎozhī/, [dismiss with a laugh] 一笑置之 /yīxiàozhìzhī/
laugh one's head off {v} (laugh uproariously)  :: 笑得要死 /xiào de yào sǐ/ ("die laughing"), 笑掉大牙 /xiào diào dà yá/ ("laugh til the front teeth fall out"), 大笑不止 /dà xiào bù zhǐ/ ("laugh endlessly"), 狂笑不已 /kuángxiào bùyǐ/ ("guffaw endlessly")
laughter {n} (movement of the muscles of the laughing face)  :: /xiào/
laughter {n} (sound (as) of laughing)  :: 笑聲, 笑声 /xiàoshēng/, [onomatopoeic] 嘿嘿 /hēihēi/
launch {n} (act of launching)  :: 發射, 发射 /fāshè/
launch {v} (throw, hurl, let fly, propel with force)  :: 發射, 发射 /fāshè/
launch pad {n} (launch pad)  :: 發射台, 发射台 /fāshètái/, 發射站, 发射站 /fāshèzhàn/
launder {v} (to wash and iron)  ::
launderette {n} (place with facilities for washing that public may use)  :: 自動洗衣店, 自动洗衣店 /zìdòng xǐyīdiàn/
laundry {n} (laundering; washing)  :: 洗衣 /xǐyī/, 洗濯 /xǐzhuó/
laundry {n} (place or room where laundering is done)  :: 洗衣房 /xǐyīfáng/, 洗衣店 /xǐyīdiàn/
laundry {n} (that which needs to be laundered)  :: 要洗的衣服 /yào xǐ de yīfu/
laurel {n} (evergreen shrub, of the genus Laurus)  :: 月桂 /yuèguì/
Laurence {prop} (male given name)  :: 洛伦佐 /Luòlúnzuǒ/
lava {n} (melted rock)  :: 熔岩 /róngyán/
lavatory {n} (toilet)  :: 洗手間 /xi3 shou3 jian1/, 廁所 /ce4 suo3/
lavender {n} (colour)  :: 薰衣草色
lavender {n} (plant)  :: 薰衣草
law {n} (body of rules from the legislative authority)  :: 法律 /fǎlǜ/
law {n} (observed physical behavior)  :: 定律 /dìnglǜ/
law {n} (written or understood rule)  :: 法律 /fǎlǜ/
law {n}  :: , , 法律, 法令, 法則, 法则, 法規, 法规
law-abiding {adj} (obeying the laws)  :: 守法的 /shǒufǎ de/
law and order {n} (enforcement of law, statutes and social conventions)  :: 法律和秩序 /fǎlǜ hé zhìxù/, 治安 /zhì'ān/, 公安 /gōng'ān/
law enforcement {n} (insuring obedience to law)  :: 執法, 执法 /zhífǎ/
law firm {n} (business formed by one or more lawyers to engage in the practice of law)  :: 法律事務所, 法律事务所 /fǎlǜ shìwùsuǒ/, 律師事務所, 律师事务所 /lǜshī shìwùsuǒ/
lawful {adj} (conforming to or recognised by law or rules)  :: 合法的 /héfǎ de/
lawlessness {n} (a lack of law and order)  :: 無法無天, 无法无天 /wúfǎwútiān/
lawn {n} (ground covered with grass)  :: 草地 /cǎodì/, 草坪 /cǎopíng/, 綠茵, 绿茵 /lǜyīn/
lawn {n} (open space between woods)  :: 草地 /cǎodì/, 草坪 /cǎopíng/
lawn mower {n} (machine for cutting grass)  :: 割草機, 割草机 /gēcǎojī/
lawnmower {n} (machine)  :: 剪草機, 割草機
lawrencium {n} (chemical element)  :: , /láo/
lawsuit {n} (case where a court is needed to resolve differences)  :: [formal] 訴訟, 诉讼 /sùsòng/, [informal] 官司 /guānsi/
lawyer {n} (professional person authorized to practice law)  :: 律師, 律师 /lǜshī/
lawyer's wig {n} (Coprinus comatus)  :: 雞腿菇, 鸡腿菇 /jītuǐgū/
laxative {n} (substance with a laxative effect)  :: 輕瀉劑, 轻泻剂 /qīngxièjì/, 瀉藥, 泻药 /xièyào/, 通泄藥, 通泄药 /tōngxièyào/
lay {v} (to place something down in a position of rest)  :: /fàng/, /zhì/, 放置 /fàngzhì/
layabout {n} (lazy person)  :: 懶漢, 懒汉 /lǎnhàn/, 懶鬼, 懒鬼 /lǎnguǐ/
lay claim {v} (say that something belongs to oneself)  :: 要求承認, 要求承认 /yāoqiú chéngrèn/, 請求權利, 请求权利 /qǐngqiú quánlì/
layer {n} (single thickness of some material covering a surface)  :: /céng/
layman {n} (someone who is not an ordained cleric)  :: 俗家 /sújiā/
layout {n} (process of arranging media content for publishing)  :: 佈局, 布局 /bùjú/
layout {n} (structured arrangement of items)  :: 設計, 设计 /shèjì/, 佈局, 布局 /bùjú/
layperson {n} (one who is not a cleric)  :: 俗家 /sújiā/
layperson {n} (one who is not intimately familiar with a given subject)  :: 外行 /wàiháng/
Lazarus {prop} (New Testament characters)  :: 拉匝祿 /Lāzālù /拉撒路
laze {v} (be lazy, waste time)  :: 散逛 /sǎnguàng/
laziness {n} (quality of being lazy)  :: 惰性 /duòxìng/
Lazio {prop} (Italian province)  :: 拉齐奥 /Lāqíào/
lazy {adj} (eye: squinting because of weak muscles)  :: 弱視, 弱视 /ruòshì/
lazy {adj} (unwilling to work)  :: 懶惰, 懒惰 /lǎnduò/, , /lǎn/
lazybones {n} (person who is lazy)  :: 懶鬼, 懒鬼 /lǎnguǐ/, 懶骨頭, 懒骨头 /lǎngǔtou/, 懶人, 懒人 /lǎnren/, 懶蟲, 懒虫 /lǎnchóng/, 懶漢, 懒汉 /lǎnhàn/
LCD {initialism} (liquid crystal display)  :: 液晶显示屏, 液晶显示器, LCD
lead {n} (chemical element)  :: , /qiān/
lead {v} (guide or conduct with the hand, or by means of some physical contact connection)  :: 引導, 引导 /yǐndǎo/
leader {n} (one having authority)  :: 領導, 领导 /lǐngdǎo/, 領袖, 领袖 /lǐngxiù/, 首領, 首领 /shǒulǐng/
leadership {n} (capacity to lead)  :: 領導能力, 领导能力 /lǐngdǎo nénglì/
lead guitar {n} (electric guitar that plays soloistically)  :: 主音吉他 /zhǔyīn jítā/
leading question {n} (suggestive interrogation)  :: 誘導性問題, 诱导性问题 /yòudǎoxìng wèntí/, 誘導性詢問, 诱导性询问 /yòudǎoxìng xúnwèn/
leaf {n} (part of a plant)  :: , /yè/, 葉子, 叶子 /yèzi/
leaflet {n} (small piece of paper with information)  :: 傳單, 传单 /chuándān/
leaf-storm {n} (a wind-driven burst of dead leaves)  :: 飛葉風暴, 飞叶风暴 /fēiyè fēngbào/, 葉風暴, 叶风暴 /yèfēngbào/
league {n} (a group or association of cooperating members)  :: 同盟 /tóngméng/, 聯盟, 联盟 /liánméng/
league {n} (organization of sports teams)  :: 聯盟, 联盟 /liánméng/
League of Nations {prop} (International organization)  :: 國際聯盟, 国际联盟 /Guójì liánméng/
leak {n} (entrance or escape of a fluid)  :: 洩漏, 泄漏 /xièlòu/
leak {n} (hole which admits water or other fluid, or lets it escape)  :: 漏洞 /lòudòng/
leak {n}  :: 透露 /toù lù/
leak {v} (to allow fluid to escape or enter)  :: 洩漏, 泄漏 /xièlòu/, /lòu/
leak {v} (to reveal secret information)  :: /loù/
lean {v} (to press against)  :: /yǐ/, 倚著, 倚着 /yǐ zhe/
Leaning Tower of Pisa {prop} (the tower)  :: 比薩斜塔, 比萨斜塔 /Bǐsà Xiétǎ/
leap {n}  ::
leap {v} (to jump)  :: 跳躍, 跳跃 /tiàoyuè/, 飛躍, 飞跃 /fēiyuè/
leapfrog {n} (children's game)  :: 蛙跳 /wātiào/
leaps and bounds {adv} (idiom: considerably)  :: 突飛猛進, 突飞猛进 /tūfēiměngjìn/, 幅度 /dàfúdù de/
leap year {n} (366-day year in the Gregorian calendar)  :: 閏年, 闰年 /rùnnián/
learn {v} (to acquire knowledge or ability)  :: 學習, 学习 /xuéxí/, , /xué/
learn {v} (to attend educational activity)  :: 學習, 学习 /xuéxí/, , /xué/
learned {adj} (having much learning)  :: 博學, 博学 /bóxué/, 有學問, 有学问 /yǒu xuéwèn/
learner {n} (one that is learning)  :: 學習者, 学习者 /xuéxízhě/
learning {n} (action of the verb)  :: 學習, 学习 /xuéxí/
learning disability {n} (disability which prevents the sufferer from learning in a typical manner)  :: 學習障礙, 学习障碍 /xuéxí zhàng'ài/
learn the hard way {v} (learn by experiencing the consequences of making mistakes)  :: 艱難學到某事, 艰难学到某事 /jiānnán de xuédào mǒushì/, 通過艱難困苦學到, 通过艰难困苦学到 /tōngguò jiānnánkùnkǔ ér xuédào/
lease {n} (contract granting use or occupation of property)  :: 租約, 租约 /zūyuē/
lease {n} (period of such a contract)  :: 租期 /zūqī/
leash {n} (long cord for dogs)  :: 皮帶, 皮带 /pídài/, or , /xiè/
least {determiner} (the smallest amount of)  :: 最少 /zuìshǎo/
leather {n} (material produced by tanning animal skin)  :: 皮革 /pí gé/
leave {v} (To cause to remain as available, not take away, refrain from depleting)  :: /liú/
leave {v} (To depart from, end one's connection or affiliation with)  :: 離開, 离开 /líkāi/
leave {v} (To depart (intransitive))  :: 離開, 离开 /líkāi/
leave {v} (To transfer responsibility or attention)  :: 包在...身上 /bāozài shēnshàng/
leave {v}  :: 剩餘, 剩余 /shèngyú/
leave behind {v} (abandon)  :: 遗弃
leave behind {v} (forget about)  :: 忘记
leave behind {v} (leave a trace)  :: 留下 /liúxià/
leave behind {v} (not live longer than)  :: 留下 /liúxià/
leave behind {v} (outdo)  :: 超过, 胜过
leave behind {v} (pass)  :: 超过
leave me alone {phrase} (stop talking to me)  :: 不要管我 /búyào guǎn wǒ/, 別打擾我, 别打扰我 /bié dǎrǎo wǒ/, 別煩我, 别烦我 /bié fán wǒ/
leaven {n} (any agent used to make dough rise)  :: 酵母 /jiàomǔ/, 麵肥, 面肥 /miànféi/
Lebanon {prop} (Lebanese Republic)  :: 黎巴嫩 /Líbānèn/
lecher {n} (a lecherous man)  :: 色鬼 /sèguǐ/, 登徒子 /dēngtúzǐ/, 好色之徒 /hàosèzhītú/, 色狼 /sèláng/
lechery {n} (Inordinate indulgence in sexual activity)  :: 性欲 /xìngyù/, 情欲 /qíngyù/, 淫欲 /yínyù/
lecture {n} (a spoken lesson)  :: 演講, 演讲 /yǎnjiǎng/
lecturer {n} (person who gives lectures)  :: 講師, 讲师 /jiǎngshī/
LED {n} (light-emitting diode)  :: 發光二極管, 发光二极管 /fāguāng èrjíguǎn/
ledger {n} (collection of accounting entries)  :: 總帳, 总帐 /zǒngzhàng/
leech {n} (annelid)  :: 螞蟥, 蚂蟥 /mǎhuáng/
Leeds {prop} (city in England)  :: 利茲, 利兹 /Lìzī/
leek {n} (vegetable)  :: 韭蔥, 韭葱 /jiǔcōng/, 韭菜 /jiǔcài/
leeway {n} (degree or amount of freedom or flexibility)  :: 余地 /yúdì/
left {adj} (the west side of the body when one is facing north)  :: /zuǒ/
left {adv} (on the left side)  :: 左邊, 左边 /zuǒbiān/, 在左邊, 在左边 /zài zuǒbiān/
left {adv} (towards the left side)  :: 向左 /xiàng zuǒ/
left {n}  :: /zuǒ/
left {v} (remaining)  :: 餘下, 余下 /yúxià/, 剩下 /shèngxia/
left-hander {n} (a person who is left-handed)  :: 左撇子 /zuǒpiězi/
left-luggage office {n} (place where luggage may be left)  :: 行李寄存處, 行李寄存处 /xíngli jìcúnchù/
leftover {n} (something left behind)  :: 殘餘, 残余 /cányú/
leftovers {n} (Food remaining after a meal)  :: 剩飯 /shèngfàn/
left wing {n} (politics)  :: 左翼 /zuǒyì/
left-wing {adj} (supporting political change)  :: 左派 /zuǒpài/, 左翼 /zuǒyì/
leg {n} (lower limb from groin to ankle)  :: /tuǐ/
legal {adj} (allowed or prescribed by law)  :: 合法的 /héfǎ de/
legal {adj} (having its basis in the law)  :: 法定的 /fǎdìng de/
legal {adj} (relating to the law or to lawyers)  :: 法律的 /fǎlǜ de/
legal advice {n} (formal opinion regarding law)  ::  ; 法律諮詢, 法律谘询 /fǎlǜ zīxún/
legal aid {n} (free or low-cost service in the field of law)  :: 法律援助 /fǎlǜ yuánzhù/
legal entity {n} (organisation that the law treats as a legal person)  :: 法人 /fǎrén/
legalise {v} (make legal)  :: 合法化 /héfǎhuà/
legalization {n} (process of making something legal)  :: 合法化 /héfǎhuà/
legal person {n} (organization or group of people)  :: 法人 /fǎrén/
legal tender {n} (currency that cannot be refused as payment to extinguish a debt)  :: 無限法償, 无限法偿 /wúxiàn fǎcháng/
legato {n} (slur curve)  :: 連奏, 连奏 /liánzòu/
legion {n} (the major unit or division of the Roman army)  :: 軍團, 军团 /jūntuán/
leg irons {n} (fetter attached at the ankle)  :: 腳鐐, 脚镣 /jiǎoliào/
legislate {v} (to pass laws)  :: 立法 /lìfǎ/
legislation {n} (law already enacted by legislature)  :: 立法 /lìfǎ/, 法規, 法规 /fǎguī/
legislation {n} (the act of legislating)  :: 立法 /lìfǎ/
legislator {n} (who creates or enacts laws)  :: 立法者 /lìfǎzhě/
legislature {n} (governmental body)  :: 立法機關, 立法机关 /lìfǎ jīguān/
legitimacy {n} (quality of being legitimate or valid; validity)  :: 合法 /héfǎ/
legitimate {adj} (lawful)  :: 合法的
legitimize {v} (to make legitimate)  :: 使合法 /shǐ héfǎ/, 合法化 /héfǎhuà/
legless {adj} (without legs)  :: 无腿的, 无腿的 /wútuǐ de/
legless lizard {n} (Pygopodidae lizard)  :: 無肢蜥, 无肢蜥 /wúzhīxī/
leglock {n} (joint lock)  :: 足搦み
LEGO {n} (toy brick)  :: 樂高, 乐高 /Lègāo/, 樂高玩具, 乐高玩具 /Lègāo wánjù/, 樂高積木, 乐高积木 /Lègāo jīmù/
legume {n} (fruit or seed of leguminous plants)  :: 豆类 /dòulèi/
Leinster {prop} (province)  :: 倫斯特省 /Lúnsītè Shěng/
Leipzig {prop} (City in Saxony, Germany)  :: 萊比錫, 莱比锡 /Láibǐxī/
leishmaniasis {n} (pathology)  :: 利什曼病 /lìshímànbìng/
leisure {n} (freedom provided)  :: 空閑, 空闲 /kòngxián/
leisure {n} (time free)  :: 空閑, 空闲 /kòngxián/, 閑空, 闲空 /xiánkòng/, 閑暇, 闲暇 /xiánxiá/, 餘暇, 余暇 /yúxiá/, 餘閑, 余闲 /yúxián/
leitmotif {n} (melodic theme in an opera)  :: 主題, 主题 /zhǔtí/
lemma {n} (linguistics: canonical form of a term)  :: 詞目, 词目 /címù/
lemma {n} (mathematics: proposition used mainly in the proof of some other proposition)  :: 引理 /yǐnlǐ/
lemniscate {n} (symbol for infinity)  :: 雙紐線, 双纽线 /shuāngniǔxiàn/
lemon {n} (citrus fruit)  :: 檸檬, 柠檬 /níngméng/
lemonade {n} (carbonated beverage)  :: 檸檬水, 柠檬水 /níngméngshuǐ/
lemonade {n} (still beverage)  :: 檸檬水, 柠檬水 /níngméngshuǐ/
lemon balm {n} (Melissa officinalis)  :: , simplified: 香蜂草 /xiāng fēng cǎo/, 香蜂花 /xiāng fēng huā/, 香蜂葉 /xiāng fēng yè/; , traditional: 香蜂草 /hēung fùng chóu/
lemongrass {n} (species of grass of the genus Cymbopogon)  :: 香茅 /xiāngmáo/, 檸檬草, 柠檬草 /níngméngcǎo/, 檸檬香茅, 柠檬香茅 /níngméng xiāngmáo/
lemon juice {n} (the liquid extract of lemon fruit)  :: 檸檬汁, 柠檬汁 /níngméngzhī/
lemur {n} (strepsirrhine primate of the infraorder Lemuriformes, superfamily Lemuroidea)  :: 狐猴 /húhóu/
Lena {prop} (Lena River)  :: 勒拿河 /Lèná-hé/
lend {v} (to allow to be used temporarily)  :: 借出 /jièchū/, /jiè/, 貸款, 贷款 /dàikuǎn/
lender {n} (one who lends, especially money)  :: 貸款人, 贷款人 /dàikuǎnrén/, 出借人 /chūjièrén/
length {n} (measurement of distance)  :: 長度, 长度 /chángdù/, , /cháng/
lengthen {v} (to make longer)  :: 加長, 加长 /jiācháng/
lenient {adj} (tolerant; not strict)  :: 宽大 /kuān dà/
Lenin {prop} (Lenin)  :: 列寧, 列宁 /Lièníng/
Leningrad {prop} (name of Saint Petersburg, 1924-1991)  :: 列寧格勒, 列宁格勒 /Liènìnggélè/
Leninism {n} (the political philosophy named after Vladimir Lenin)  :: 列寧主義, 列宁主义 /Lièníngzhǔyì/
Leninist {adj} (of or relating to Leninism)  :: 列寧主義的, 列宁主义的 /Lièníngzhǔyì de/
Leninist {adj} (of or relating to Lenin)  :: 列寧的, 列宁的 /Lièníng de/
Leninist {n} (an adherent of Lenin or Leninism)  :: 列寧主義者, 列宁主义者 /lièníngzhǔyìzhě/
lenition {n} (weakening of consonant articulation)  :: 輔音弱化, 辅音弱化 /yǔyīn ruòhuà/, 弱音化 /ruòyīnhuà/
Lennon {prop} (surname)  :: 列儂, 列侬 /Liènóng/, [Taiwan] 藍儂, 蓝侬 /Lánnóng/
lens {n} (anatomy: transparent crystalline structure in the eye)  :: 晶狀體, 晶状体 /jīngzhuàngtǐ/, 水晶體, 水晶体 /shuǐjīngtǐ/
lens {n} (object focusing or defocusing the light passing through it)  :: 透鏡, 透镜 /tòujìng/, 鏡片, 镜片 /jìngpiàn/, 鏡頭, 镜头 /jìngtóu/
Lent {prop} (period of penitence for Christians before Easter)  :: 大齋期, 大斋期 /dàizhāiqī/
lentil {n} (plant Lens culinaris)  :: 扁豆 /biǎndòu/, 小扁豆 /xiǎobiǎndòu/
lentil {n} (seed used as food)  :: 扁豆 /biǎndòu/, 小扁豆 /xiǎobiǎndòu/
Leo {prop} (astrological sign)  :: 狮子座 /shīzizuò/
Leo {prop} (constellation)  :: 狮子座 /shīzizuò/
Leonardo {prop} (Italian artist)  :: 莱昂纳多 /láiángnàduō/
leopard {n} (a large wild cat with a spotted coat, Panthera pardus)  :: /bào/, 豹子 /bàozi/
leotard {n} (skin-tight one piece suit of clothing)  :: 緊身衣, 紧身衣 /jǐnshēnyī/
leprechaun {n} (one of a race of elves)  :: [no exact term exists] (愛爾蘭民間傳說妖精, (爱尔兰民间传说妖精 /[Àiěrlán mínjiān chuánshuō lǐ de] duǎn yāojing/
leprosy {n} (infectious disease caused by infection by Mycobacterium leprae)  :: 麻風病 or 麻瘋病, 麻风病 /máfēngbìng/, 癩病, 癞病 /làibìng/
leptospirosis {n} (disease)  :: 鉤端螺旋體病, 钩端螺旋体病 /gōuduān luóxuántǐbìng/, 鈎体病, 钩体病 /gōutǐbìng/
lesbian {adj} (between two women; pertaining to female homosexuality)  :: [formal] 女同性戀的, 女同性恋的 /nǚtóngxìngliàn de/, [slang] 女同的 /nǚtóng de/, [slang] 拉拉的 /lālā de/
lesbian {adj} (intended for lesbians)  :: [formal] 女同性戀的, 女同性恋的 /nǚtóngxìngliàn de/, [slang] 女同的 /nǚtóng de/, [slang] 拉拉的 /lālā de/
lesbian {n} (female homosexual)  :: [formal] 女同性戀者, 女同性恋者 /nǚtóngxìngliànzhě/, [slang] 女同 /nǚtóng/, [slang] 拉拉 /lālā/
lesbianism {n} (Female homosexuality)  :: 女同性戀, 女同性恋 /nǚ tóngxìngliàn/
lesion {n} (a wound or an injury)  :: 病灶 /bìngzào/
Lesotho {prop} (country in Southern Africa)  :: 萊索托, 莱索托 /Láisuǒtuō/
less {adj}  :: 较少 /jiào shǎo/
less {adv} (in lower degree)  :: 不太 /bù tài/
less {adv} (to smaller extent)  :: 更少 /gèng shǎo/
-less {suffix} (lacking (suffix))  :: 無-, 无- /wú-/
less is more {proverb} (less is more)  :: 少即是多 /shǎojíshìduō/, 物以稀为贵 /wùyǐxīwéiguì/
lesson {n} (section of learning or teaching)  :: 課業, 课业 /kèyè/, -課, -课 /-kè/ [suffix]
lessor {n} (owner of property that is leased)  :: 出租人
let {v} (to allow)  :: , /ràng/
let {v} (to put up for rent)  :: 出租 /chūzū/
let alone {conj} (to say nothing of)  :: 更不用說, 更不用说 /gèng bùyòng shuō/, 何況, 何况 /hékuàng/
let be {v} (not disturb)  :: 放任 /fàngrèn/, 聽任, 听任 /tìngrèn/
let bygones be bygones {v} (to disregard a past offense)  :: 既往不咎 /jì wǎng bù jiù/
let down {v} (to allow to descend, see also: this a literal sense)  :: 放下 /fàngxià/, 低下 /dīxià/, 降低 /jiàngdī/
let down {v} (to disappoint)  :: 辜負, 辜负 /gūfù, gūfu/, 對不起, 对不起 /duìbùqǐ/
lethargic {adj} (sluggish, indifferent)  :: 简体中文, 昏睡的
lethargy {n} (pathological state of fatigue)  :: 疲勞, 疲劳 /píláo/
lethargy {n} (state of extreme torpor or apathy)  :: 暮氣, 暮气 /mùqì/
let it be {v} (leave something to follow its natural course)  :: 就這樣吧, 就这样吧 /jiù zhè yàng ba/, 由它去吧 /yóu tā qù ba/, 随它去吧 /suì tā qù ba/, 順其自然, 顺其自然 /shùnqízìrán/
let loose {v} (release from restraint)  :: 放開, 放开 /fàngkāi/
Leto {prop} (mother of Apollo)  :: 勒托
let's {contraction} (let us; forming first-person plural imperative)  :: 我們, 我们 /wǒmen/ + [verb] (optional: /ba/)
let's go {interj} (hurry up)  :: 快點, 快点 /kuàidiǎn/
let's go {interj} (imperative)  :: 走吧 /zǒu ba/
let sleeping dogs lie {v} (leave things as they are)  :: 莫惹是非 /mò rě shìfēi/, 讓惹是非, 让惹是非 /ràng rě shìfēi/
let someone down gently {v} (to reject)  :: 某人面子, 某人面子 /gěi mǒurén liú miànzǐ/, 婉轉告訴, 婉转告诉 /wǎnzhuǎn de gàosù/
letter {n} (letter of the alphabet)  :: 字母 /zìmǔ/
letter {n} (written message)  :: /xìn/, 信件 /xìnjiàn/, 書信, 书信 /shūxìn/
letter of credit {n} (trade finance document)  :: 信用證, 信用证 /xìnyòngzhèng/
lettuce {n} (an edible plant, Lactuca)  :: 萵苣, 莴苣 /wōjù/
lettuce {n}  :: 萵苣 /wōjù/
leu {n} (unit of currency of Romania)  :: 列伊 /lièyī/
leucoma {n} (opaque area or scar on the cornea of an eye)  :: 角膜白斑 /jiǎomó báibān/, 白斑 /báibān/
leukemia {n} (cancer of blood forming tissue)  :: 白血病 /báixuèbìng, báixiěbìng/
leukoaraiosis {n} (rarefaction of the white matter in the brain)  :: 腦白質疏鬆, 脑白质疏松 /nǎobáizhì shūsōng/
leukocyte {n} (a white blood cell)  :: 白血球 /báixuèqiú/, 白細胞, 白细胞 /báixìbāo/
lev {n} (currency of Bulgaria)  :: 列弗 /lièfú/
Levant {prop} (the countries bordering the eastern Mediterranean Sea)  :: 累范特 /Lèifàntè/, 黎凡特 /Lífántè/
level {adj}  :: 平實, 平实 /píngshí/
level {n} (character's experience and power (gaming))  :: /jí/
level {n} (degree or amount)  :: 水平 /shuǐpíng/
level {n} (distance relative to a given reference elevation)  :: 水平 /shuǐpíng/
level {n} (floor of a multi-storey building)  :: /céng/
level crossing {n} (at-grade crossing)  :: 平交道口 /píngjiāodàokǒu/, 平交道 /píngjiāodào/, 鐵路道口, 铁路道口 /tiělù dàokǒu/, 平面交叉 /píngmiàn jiāochā/
lever {n} (rigid piece)  :: 槓桿, 杠杆 /gànggǎn/
leveret {n} (a young hare)  :: 小兔 /xiǎotù/, 小兔子 /xiǎotùzi/
Levi {prop} (third son of Jacob)  :: 利未 /Lìwèi/
leviathan {n} (Biblical sea monster)  :: 利維坦, 利维坦 /lìwéitǎn/, , /kūn/
levitation {n}  :: 悬停
Leviticus {prop} (the book of the Bible and Torah)  :: 利未記 /lìwèi-jì/
lewd {adj} (lascivious)  :: 好色 /hǎosè/, 淫蕩, 淫荡 /yíndàng/
lexeme {n} (unit of vocabulary, the different forms of the same lemma)  :: 詞位, 词位 /cíwèi/, 詞彙單位, 词汇单位 /cíhuì dānwèi/, , /cí/
lexicographer {n} (one who writes or compiles a dictionary)  :: 詞典編纂者, 词典编纂者 /cídiǎn biānzuǎn zhě/
lexicography {n} (art or craft of writing dictionaries)  :: 詞典學, 词典学 /cídiǎnxué/, 辭書學, 辞书学 /císhūxué/, 詞典編輯, 词典编辑 /cídiǎn biānjí/
lexicology {n} (linguistic discipline)  :: 詞彙學, 词汇学 /cíhuìxué/
lexicon {n} (vocabulary of a language)  :: 詞庫, 词库 /cíkù/, 詞匯, 词汇 /cíhuì/
LGBT {initialism} (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender/Transexual)  :: LGBT
Lhasa {prop} (Capital of Xizang (Tibet))  :: 拉薩, 拉萨 /Lāsà/
li {n} (Chinese unit of distance)  ::
Li {prop} (Li: the Chinese surname)  :: /Lǐ/, /Lí/, /Lǐ/
liability {n} (debt)  :: 負債, 负债 /fùzhài/, 債務, 债务 /zhàiwù/
liability insurance {n} (insurance against liability)  :: 責任保險, 责任保险 /zérèn bǎoxiǎn/
Liaoning {prop} (province of China)  :: 遼寧, 辽宁 /Liáoníng/
liar {n} (one who tells lies)  :: 说谎者 /shuōhuǎngzhě/
libation {n} (act of pouring a liquid as a sacrifice)  :: /diàn/, 奠酒 /diànjiǔ/, 獻酒, 献酒 /xiànjiǔ/, 奠祭 /diànjì/
liberalism {n} (a political movement)  :: 自由主義, 自由主义 /zìyóuzhǔyì/
liberalism {n} (the quality of being liberal)  :: 自由主義, 自由主义 /zìyóuzhǔyì/
liberate {v} (to free)  :: 解放 /jiěfàng/
liberation {n} (act of liberating or the state of being liberated)  :: 解放 /jiěfàng/
Liberia {prop} (country in Western Africa)  :: 利比里亞, 利比里亚 /Lìbǐlǐyà/
libertarianism {n} (political philosophy)  :: 自由意志主義 /zìyóu yìzhì zhǔyì/
liberty {n} (condition of being free)  :: 自由 /zìyóu/
libidinous {adj} (having lustful desires)  :: 淫蕩, 淫荡 /yíndàng/
libido {n} (sexual urges or drives)  :: 性衝動, 性冲动 /xìngchōngdòng/
Libra {prop} (astrological sign)  :: 天秤座 /tiānchènzuò/, 天秤宮, 天秤宫 /tiānchèngōng/
Libra {prop} (constellation)  :: 天秤座 /tiānchènzuò/
librarian {n} (one who cares for the publications etc. in a library)  :: 圖書館員, 图书馆员 /túshūguǎnyuán/
librarian {n} (the manager of a library)  :: 圖書管理員, 图书管理员 /túshūguǎn lǐyuán/
library {n} (collection of books)  :: 藏書, 藏书 /cángshū/, 收藏 /shōucáng/
library {n} (collection of subprograms)  :: 文庫, 文库 /wénkù/, , /kù/
library {n} (institution which holds books etc.)  :: 圖書館, 图书馆 /túshūguǎn/
Libreville {prop} (capital of Gabon)  :: 利伯維爾, 利伯维尔 /Lìbówéi'ěr/
Libya {prop} (country in Northern Africa)  :: 利比亞, 利比亚 /Lìbǐyà/
license {n} (legal document giving official permission to do something)  :: 許可證, 许可证 /xǔkězhèng/
license {n} (legal terms of product usage)  :: 執照, 执照 /zhízhào/
license plate {n} (an identifying plate attached to a vehicle)  :: 號牌, 号牌 /hàopái/, 牌照 /páizhào/, 車牌, 车牌 /chēpái/
lichen {n} (symbiotic association of fungi and algae)  :: 地衣 /dìyī/
lick {v} (colloquial: to defeat decisively)  :: 打敗, 打败 /dǎbài/
lick {v} (to stroke with a tongue)  :: /tiǎn/, /shì/
lick clean {v} (empty by eating contents)  :: 舔乾淨, 舔干净 /tiǎn gānjìng/
lick up {v} (consume by licking)  :: 舔光 /tiǎnguāng/, 添完 /tiǎnwán/
lid {n} (top or cover)  :: 蓋子, 盖子 /gàizi/, , /gài/
lie {n} (intentionally false statement)  :: 謊言, 谎言 /huǎngyán/, 假話, 假话 /jiǎhuà/
lie {v} (be in horizontal position)  :: /tǎng/
lie {v} (tell an intentional untruth)  :: 說謊, 说谎 /shuōhuǎng/, 撒謊, 撒谎 /sāhuǎng/
Liechtenstein {prop} (Principality of Liechtenstein)  :: 列支敦斯登 /Lièzhīdūnsīdēng/, 列支敦士登 /Lièzhīdūnshìdēng/
lie detector {n} (polygraph (informal))  :: 測謊器, 测谎器 /cèhuǎngqì/
lie down {v} (assume a reclining position)  :: /yǎn/, 躺下 /tǎngxià/, /tǎng/
lien {n} (a legal claim; a charge upon real or personal property for the satisfaction of some debt or duty)  :: 留置權, 留置权 /liúzhìquán/
lieutenant {n}  :: 中尉 /zhōngwèi/, 陸軍中尉, 陆军中尉 /lùjūn zhōngwèi/
life {n} (a status given to an entity with the properties of replication and metabolism)  :: 生命 /shēngmìng/
life {n} (the essence of the manifestation and the foundation of the being)  :: 生活 /shēnghuó/, 存在 /cúnzài/
life {n} (The state between birth and death)  :: 生命 /shēngmìng/, 生活 /shēnghuó/
life belt {n} (inflatable ring carried onboard ships)  :: 救生帶, 救生带 /jiùshēngdài/, 救生圈 /jiùshēngjuān/
lifeboat {n} (a boat to save shipwrecked people)  :: 救生船 /jiùshēngchuán/, 救生艇 /jiùshēngtǐng/
life coach {n} (professional who helps clients to achieve their personal goals)  :: 人生导师
life cycle {n} (course of stages through which an organism passes)  :: 生命週期, 生命周期 /shēngmìng zhōuqí/
life expectancy {n} (the amount of time one is expected to live)  :: 平均壽命, 平均寿命 /píngjūn shòumìng/, 預期壽命, 预期寿命 /yùqí shòumìng/
lifeform {n} (living organism)  :: 生命形式 /shēngmìng xíngshì/
lifeguard {n} (attendant employed to save swimmers in trouble or near drowning)  :: 救生員, 救生员 /jiùshēngyuán/
lifeguard {n} (lifesaver)  :: 救生員, 救生员 /jiùshēngyuán/
life insurance {n} (form of insurance)  :: 人壽保險, 人寿保险 /rénshòu bǎoxiǎn/, 生命保險, 生命保险 /shēngmìng bǎoxiǎn/
life is not all beer and skittles {proverb} (proverb)  :: 人生不是吃喝玩樂, 人生不是吃喝玩乐 /rénshēng bùshì chīhēwánlè/ [life's not /all/ eat, drink and be merry]
life jacket {n} (An article of protective clothing)  :: 救生衣 /jiùshēngyī/
lifeless {adj} (dead)  :: 無生命的, 无生命的 /wú shēngmìng de/
lifelike {adj} (Like a living being, resembling life)  :: 逼真 /bīzhēn/
life of Riley {n} (ideal life of care-free prosperity)  :: 安逸的生活, 无忧无虑的日子
life preserver {n} (torus)  :: 救生浮袋 /jiùshēng fúdài/, 救生器 /jiùshēngqì/, [ring] 救生圈 /jiùshēngquān/
life raft {n} (inflatable raft)  :: 救生筏 /jiùshēngfá/
lifesaver {n} (that is useful )  :: 救星 /jiùxīng/, 救命稻草 /jiùmìng dàocǎo/, 救命草 /jiùmìngcǎo/
lifesaver {n} (that saves lives )  :: 救生員, 救生员 /jiùshēngyuán/, 救命者 /jiùmìngzhě/
life sentence {n} (sentence of imprisonment for the rest of the defendant's life)  :: 終身監禁, 终身监禁 /zhōngshēn jiānjìn/
life style {n} (style of living)  :: 生活方式 /shēnghuó fāngshì/, 生態 /shēngtài/, 方式 /fāngshì/
life-threatening {adj} (used to describe something that endangers life)  :: 危及生命 /wēijí shēngmìng de/
lifetime {n} (duration of the life of someone or something)  :: 一生 /yīshēng/, 一輩子, 一辈子 /yībèizi/, 壽命, 寿命 /shòumìng/, 畢生, 毕生 /bìshēng/, 輩子, 辈子 /bèizi/
lifework {n} (main occupation of one's life)  :: 一生工作 /yīshēng de gōngzuò/, 畢生事業, 毕生事业 /bìshēng de shìyè/
lift {n} (mechanical device for vertically transporting goods or people)  :: 電梯, 电梯 /diàntī/, 升降機, 升降机 /shēngjiàngjī/
lift {n} (the act of transporting someone in a vehicle)  :: 讓搭車, 让搭车 /ràng dāchē/
ligament {n} (band of strong tissue that holds the bones of an animal in position)  :: 韌帶, 韧带 /rèndài/
Liège {prop} (province in Belgium)  :: 列日 /Lièrì/
liger {n} (animal born to a male lion and a tigress)  :: 獅虎, 狮虎 /shīhǔ/
light {adj} (having light)  :: 明亮的 /míngliàng de/, 光明的 /guāngmíng de/
light {adj} (of low weight)  :: , /qīng/
light {adj} (pale in colour)  :: 浅色 /qiǎnsè/
light {n} (electromagnetic wave)  :: /guāng/
light {n} (source of light)  :: 光源 /guāngyuán/, , /dēng/
light {v} (to illuminate)  :: 照明 /zhàomíng/
light {v} (to start (a fire))  :: 點火, 点火 /diǎnhuǒ/, 點燃, 点燃 /diǎnrán/
light bulb {n} (evacuated glass bulb containing a metal filament that produces light)  :: 電燈泡, 电灯泡 /diàndēngpào/, 燈泡, 灯泡 /dēngpào/
light-emitting diode {n} (a rectifying semiconductor device)  :: 發光二極管, 发光二极管 /fāguāng èrjíguǎn/
lighter {n} (fire making device)  :: 打火機, 打火机 /dǎhuǒjī/
lighthouse {n} (building containing a light to warn or guide ships)  :: 燈塔, 灯塔 /dēngtǎ/
lighthouse keeper {n} (person who lives in a lighthouse and tends the light)  :: 燈塔, 灯塔 /shǒu dēngtǎ de rén/
light industry {n} (industry that does not require high capitalization or heavy machinery)  :: 輕工業, 轻工业 /qīnggōngyè/
lightning {n} (flash of light)  :: 閃電, 闪电 /shǎndiàn/
light pollution {n} (excess artificial light)  :: 光污染 /guāngwūrǎn/
lightsaber {n} (a fictional type of sword)  :: 光劍, 光剑 /guāngjiàn/
light source {n} (a source of illumination)  :: 光源 /guāngyuán/
lightspeed {n} (the speed of light)  :: 光速 /guāngsù/
light year {n} (astronomical distance)  :: 光年 /guāngnián/
lignify {v} (to become wood)  :: 木化
lignite {n} (coal)  :: 褐煤 /hèméi /mainland China/ or héméi /Taiwan
Lijiang {prop} (a city of China)  :: 麗江, 丽江 /Lìjiāng/
likable {adj} (capable of being liked)  :: 招人喜歡, 招人喜欢 /zhāorén xǐhuān/
likable {adj} (having qualities tending to result in being liked; friendly, personable)  :: 招人喜歡, 招人喜欢 /zhāorén xǐhuān/
like {adj} (similar)  :: 相像的 /xiāngxiàng de/
like {adv} (such as)  :: 例如
like {particle} (colloquial: used to precede paraphrased quotations)  :: 那個, 那个 /nèige/, 這個, 这个 /zhège/
like {prep} (somewhat similar to)  :: /xiàng/, 相像的 /xiāngxiàng de/
like {v} (enjoy)  :: 喜歡, 喜欢 /xǐhuan/
like {v} (find attractive)  :: 喜歡, 喜欢 /xǐhuan/
like father, like son {proverb} (a son will have traits similar to his father)  :: 虎父無犬子, 虎父无犬子 /hǔfù wú quǎnzǐ/ ("Tigers don't have dogs for sons"), 子肖其父 /zǐ xiāo qí fù/ ("The son is like its father"), 有其父必有其子 /yǒu qí fù bì yǒu qí zǐ/
likelihood {n} (mathematical likelihood)  :: 似然 /sìrán/
likelihood {n} (probability)  :: 可能性 /kěnéngxìng/
liken {v} (compare)  :: 比喻 /bǐyù/
likewise {adv} (in like manner)  :: 相似地 /xiāngsì de/, 類似地, 类似地 /lèisì de/, 同樣地, 同样地 /tóngyàng de/
likewise {adv} (the same to you)  :: 彼此 /bǐcǐ/
liking {n} (like)  :: 愛好, 爱好 /àihào/, 趣味 /qùwèi/, 喜愛, 喜爱 /xǐ'ài/
lilac {adj} (colour)  :: 淡紫色的
lilac {n} (colour)  :: 淡紫色 /dàn zǐsè/
lilac {n} (flower)  :: 丁香 /dīngxiāng/
lilac {n} (shrub)  :: 丁香 /dīngxiāng/
Lilian {prop} (female given name)  :: 莉蓮, 莉莲 /Lìlián/
Lilongwe {prop} (capital of Malawi)  :: 利隆圭 /Lìlóngguī/
lily {n} (flower in the genus Lilium)  :: 百合 /bǎihé/, 百合花 /bǎihéhuā/
lily of the valley {n} (Convallaria majalis)  :: 鈴蘭, 铃兰 /línglán/
lily pad {n} (round leaf of a water lily)  :: 睡蓮葉子, 睡莲叶子 /shuìlián yèzi/
Lima {prop} (the capital of Peru)  :: 利馬, 利马 /Lìmǎ/
limb {n} (major appendage of human or animal)  :: /zhī/
limb {v} (to remove limbs)  :: 支解 /zhījiě/
limbo {n} (place for innocent souls)  :: 靈薄獄, 灵薄狱 /língbáoyù/
Limburgish {prop} (the Germanic language)  :: 林堡語, 林堡语 /Línbǎoyǔ/
lime {n} (green citrus fruit)  :: 萊檬, 莱檬 /láiméng/, 萊姆, 莱姆 /láimǔ/
lime {n}  :: 石灰 /shíhuī/
limelight {n} (attention or notice)  :: 聚光燈, 聚光灯 /jùguāngdēng/
limerick {n} (rhyming verse of five lines)  :: 五行打油詩, 五行打油诗 /wǔháng dǎyóushī/
limestone {n} (abundant rock of marine and fresh-water sediments)  :: 石灰岩 /shíhuīyán/
limit {n} (boundary)  :: 极限 /jíxiàn/
limited company {n} (type of company)  :: 有限公司 /yǒuxiàn gōngsī/
limited liability company {n} (type of company)  :: 有限責任公司, 有限责任公司 /yǒuxiàn zérèn gōngsī/, 有限公司 /yǒuxiàn gōngsī/
Limousin {prop} (region)  :: 利穆贊, 利穆赞 /Lìmùzàn/
limousine {n} (A luxury sedan/saloon car)  :: 豪華轎車, 豪华轿车 /háohuá jiàochē/
limp {adj} (Flaccid; flabby)  :: 无力的 /wú lì de/; 无生气的 /wú shēngqì de/, 无精神的 /wú jīngshén de/; 松弛的 /sōngchí de/
limp {adj} (Lacking stiffness; flimsy)  :: 不直挺的 /bú zhí tǐng de/
limp {n} (An irregular, jerky or awkward gait)  :: 跛行 /bǒxíng/
limp {v} (To walk lamely, as if favouring one leg)  :: 一瘸一拐 /yīquéyīguǎi/, 一步一瘸 /yībùyīqué/, [literary] 跛行 /bǒxíng/, [to hobble] 蹣跚, 蹒跚 /pánshān/
line {n} (path through two or more points, threadlike mark)  :: 直線, 直线 /zhíxiàn/
line {n} (sentence of dialogue, especially in a script or screenplay)  :: 台詞 or 臺詞, 台词 /táicí/
line {n} (single horizontal row of text on a screen, printed paper, etc.)  :: /háng/
line {n} (straight sequence of people, queue)  :: 排隊, 排队 /páiduì/
linear algebra {n} (branch of mathematics)  :: 線性代數, 线性代数 /xiànxìng dàishù/
line art {n} (image that consists of distinct straight and curved lines)  :: 線稿, 线稿 /xiàn'gǎo/
linen {n} (items)  :: 亞麻製品, 亚麻制品 /yàmá zhìpǐn/
linen {n} (material)  :: 亞麻布, 亚麻布 /yàmábù/, 麻布 /mábù/
line of sight {n} (A straight line along which an observer has a clear view)  :: 視線, 视线 /shìxiàn/
liner {n} (large passenger carrying ship)  :: 郵船, 邮船 /yóuchuán/
liner {n} (ship of the line)  :: 班輪, 班轮 /bānlún/
-ling {suffix} (Diminutive)  :: /xiǎo-/, /zǎi-/, -子 /-zi/
lingerie {n} (women's underwear or nightclothes)  :: 女內衣, 女内衣 /nǚ nèiyì/
lingonberry {n} (berry)  :: 越橘 /yuèjú/
lingua franca {n} (common language)  :: 通用語, 通用语 /tōngyòngyǔ/, 交際語, 交际语 /jiāojìyǔ/
linguist {n} (one who studies linguistics)  :: 語言學家, 语言学家 /yǔyán xuéjiā/, 語言學者, 语言学者 /yǔyán xuézhě/
linguistics {n} (scientific study of language)  :: 語言學, 语言学 /yǔyánxué/
lingzhi {n} (mushroom)  :: 靈芝, 灵芝
link {n} (computing: hyperlink)  :: 連結, 连结 /liánjíe/
link {n} (connection)  :: 連結, 连结 /liánjíe/
link {n} (element of a chain)  :: 連結, 连结 /liánjíe/
Linköping {prop} (Swedish city)  :: 林彻平
linoleum {n} (inexpensive waterproof covering)  :: 油地氈, 油地毡 /yóudìzhān/, 油氈, 油毡 /yóuzhān/, 油布 /yóubù/
lintel {n} (horizontal structural beam)  :: 過梁, 过梁 /guòliáng/
lion {n} (big cat Panthera leo)  :: 獅子, 狮子 /shīzi/, , /shī/
lioness {n} (female lion)  :: 母狮子 /mǔshīzi/
lion's share {n} (A generous portion)  :: 絕大部分, 绝大部分 /juédà bùfèn/, 獅子那一份, 狮子那一份 /shīzi nà yī fèn/
lip {n} (fleshy protrusion framing the mouth)  :: 嘴唇 /zuǐchún/
lip balm {n} (a substance topically applied to the lips of the mouth)  :: 潤唇膏, 润唇膏 /rùnchúngāo/
Lipetsk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: 利佩茨克 /Lìpèicíkè/
lip gloss {n} (a cosmetic product)  :: 唇彩 /chúncǎi/
liposuction {n} (cosmetic surgery procedure in which bodily fat is removed by suction)  :: 抽脂 /chōuzhī/, 吸脂 /xīzhī/
lips {n} (plural of lip)  :: (no plural) 嘴唇 /zuǐchún/
lipstick {n} (make-up for the lips)  :: 唇膏 /chúngāo/, 口紅, 口红 /kǒuhóng/
lipstick {n} (stick of this make-up)  :: 唇膏 /chúngāo/, 口紅, 口红 /kǒuhóng/
lip-sync {v} (to move lips in synchronization with sounds)  :: 假唱 /jiǎchàng/
liquefied natural gas {n} (natural gas converted to liquid)  :: 液化天然氣, 液化天然气 /yèhuà tiānránqì/
liquefied petroleum gas {n} (LPG)  :: 液化石油氣, 液化石油气 /yèhuà shíyóuqì/
liqueur {n} (a flavored alcoholic beverage)  :: 利口酒 /lìkǒujiǔ/
liquid {n} (substance that is liquid)  :: 液體, 液体 /yètǐ/, 液態, 液态 /yètài/
liquid asset {n} (asset in the form money, or that which can be quickly converted)  :: 流動資產, 流动资产 /liúdòng zīchǎn/
liquidated damages {n} (liquidated damages)  :: 约定违约金
liquid crystal {n} (phase of matter)  :: 液晶 /yèjīng/
liquid nitrogen {n} (nitrogen in the liquid state)  :: 液氮 /yèdàn/
liquify {v} (to make liquid)  :: 液化 /yèhuà/
liquor {n} (strong alcoholic drink derived from fermentation and distillation)  :: 烈酒 /lièjiǔ/
liquorice {n} (plant)  :: 歐亞甘草, 欧亚甘草 /ōuyà gāncǎo/, 甘草 /gāncǎo/
liquorice {n}  :: 歐亞甘草, 欧亚甘草
liquor store {n} (liquor store, bottle shop)  :: [dated] 酒鋪, 酒铺 /jiǔpù/ (variant: 酒舖), [formal, large store] 酒行 /jiǔháng/, (sells both alcohol and cigarettes) 菸酒專賣店, 烟酒专卖店 /yān-jiǔ zhuānmài diàn/
lira {n} (currency of Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, former currency of Italy, etc.)  :: 里拉 /lǐlā/
Lisa {prop} (female given name)  :: 麗莎, 丽莎 /Lìshā/
Lisbon {prop} (capital of Portugal)  :: 里斯本 /Lǐsīběn/
list {n} (register or roll of paper)  :: 單子, 单子 /dānzi/, 列出 /lièchū/
listen {v} (to hear (something))  :: , /tīng/
listen {v} (to pay attention to a sound)  :: , /tīng/
listener {n} (someone who listens)  :: 傾聽者, 倾听者 /qīngtīngzhě/, 聽者, 听者 /tīngzhě/
listless {adj} (Lacking enthusiasm)  :: 無精打采, 无精打采 /wú jīng dǎ cǎi/
Liszt {prop} (surname)  :: 李斯特 /Lǐsītè/
litas {n} (currency of Lithuania)  :: 立特 /lìtè/
literal {adj} (exactly as stated; read or understood without additional interpretation)  :: 字面 /zìmiàn/
literal {adj} (following the letter or exact words, not taking liberties)  :: 逐字逐句 /zhúzìzhújù/
literal {n} (programming: value written in the source code)  :: dwadcawwd /xawdx/
literally {adv} (not metaphorically)  :: 按照字面 /ànzhào zìmiàn/
literary {adj} (relating to literature)  :: 文学 /wenxue/
literary device {n} (convention in literature)  :: 文學手段, 文学手段 /wénxué shǒuduàn/, 文學手法, 文学手法 /wénxué shǒufǎ/
literate {adj} (able to read, having literacy)  :: 識字的, 识字的 /shìzì de/
literate {adj} (knowledgeable in literature and writing)  :: 有文化的 /yǒu wénhuà de/, 博識, 博识 /bóshì/
literati {n} (well-educated, literary people)  :: 文學家, 文学家 /wénxuéjiā/ [any gender], 文人 /wénrén/
literature {n} (all the papers, treatises etc. published in academic journals on a particular subject)  :: 文獻
literature {n} (body of all written works)  :: 文學, 文学 /wénxué/
lithium {n} (chemical element)  :: , /lǐ/
lithium aluminium hydride {n} (chemical compound, LiH)  :: 氫化鋁鋰, 氢化铝锂
lithography {n} (printing method)  :: 平版印刷 /píngbǎn yìnshuā/
lithosphere {n} (The outer layer of the Earth)  :: 岩石圈 /yánshíquān/
Lithuania {prop} (country)  :: 立陶宛 /Lìtáowǎn/
Lithuanian {adj} (referring to Lithuania)  :: 立陶宛的 /Lìtáowǎn de/
Lithuanian {n} (person from Lithuania)  :: 立陶宛人 /Lìtáowǎn rén/
Lithuanian {prop} (language)  :: 立陶宛語, 立陶宛语 /Lìtáowǎnyǔ/
litigation {n} (conduct of a lawsuit)  :: [formal] 訴訟, 诉讼 /sùsòng/, [informal] 官司 /guānsi/
litmus {n} (dyestuff from lichen)  :: 石蕊 /shíruǐ/
litmus paper {n} (paper containing a water-soluble mixture of different dyes extracted from certain lichens)  :: 石蕊試紙, 石蕊试纸 /shíruǐshìzhǐ/
litre {n} (unit of fluid measure)  :: /shēng/
litter {n} (animals born in one birth)  :: /wō/
litter {n} (discarded items)  :: 垃圾
litter {n} (platform designed to carry a person or a load)  :: 轿, 担架
litter {v} (drop or throw trash without properly disposing of it)  :: 亂丟垃圾, 乱丢垃圾 /luàndiū lājī, /Taiwan/ luàndiū lèsè/
litter {v} (give birth)  :: 产仔
little {adj} ((of a sibling) younger)  :: [uses different words for each familial title]
little {adj} (small in size)  :: /xiǎo/
little {adv} (not much)  :: /shǎo/
little {determiner} (small amount)  :: /shǎo/
little boy {n} (a diminutive male child)  :: 小男孩 /xiǎonánhái/
little brother {n} (a sibling's younger brother)  :: 弟弟 /dìdi/
little by little {adv} (a small amount at a time)  :: 逐漸, 逐渐 /zhújiàn/, 漸漸, 渐渐 /jiànjiàn/
little emperor {n} (spoiled child)  :: 小皇帝 /xiǎohuángdì/
little finger {n} (outermost and smallest finger of the hand)  :: 小指 /xiǎozhǐ/
little girl {n} (a female child)  :: 小女孩 /xiǎonǚhái/
little green man {n} (space alien, Martian (humorous), see also: alien)  :: 小綠人, 小绿人 /xiǎolǜrén/
little owl {n} (species of owl)  :: /xiāo/, 小鴞, 小鸮 /xiǎoxiāo/
Little Red Riding Hood {prop} (a folktale)  :: 小紅帽, 小红帽 /Xiǎo hóng mào/
little sister {n} (a sibling's younger sister)  :: 妹妹 /mèimei/
liturgy {n} (a predetermined or prescribed set of rituals)  :: 禮拜儀式, 礼拜仪式 /lǐbài yíshì/, 禮儀, 礼仪 /lǐyí/
Liuzhou {prop} (a city of China)  :: 柳州 /Liǔzhōu/
livable {adj} (suitable for living in)  :: 宜居的
live {adj} ((broadcasting) Seen or heard from a broadcast, as it happens)  :: 現場, 现场 /xiànchǎng/
live {v} (be alive)  :: 生活 /shēnghuó/
live {v} (have permanent residence)  :: /zhù/, 居住 /jūzhù/
live and learn {phrase} (exhortation to gain knowledge from living experiences)  :: 活到老,學到老, 活到老,学到老 /huó dào lǎo, xué dào lǎo/
live and let live {v} (be tolerant)  :: 己立立人,己達達人, 己立立人,己达达人 /jǐlìlìrén, jǐdádárén/
livelihood {n} (means of supporting oneself)  :: 生計, 生计 /shēngjì/, 飯碗, 饭碗 /fànwǎn/ [lit.: "rice bowl"]
live load {n} (roofing)  :: , 活荷重
liver {n} (organ of the body)  :: 肝臟, 肝脏 /gānzàng/, /gān/
livermorium {n}  :: /lì/, 𫟷 /lì/ [the simplified form is problematic]
Liverpool {prop} (Liverpool, England)  :: 利物浦 /lìwùpŭ/
Liverpool {prop} (NY, Canada or Australia)  :: 利物浦 /lìwùpŭ/
liverwort {n} (bryophyte with a leafy stem)  :: 苔门
livestock {n} (farm animals)  :: 家畜 /jiāchù/, 牲畜 /shēngchù/
living {adj} (Of everyday life)  :: 生活
living {n} (style of life)  :: 生活 /shēnghuó/
living room {n} (room in a private house)  :: 客廳, 客厅 /kètīng/, 起居室 /qǐjūshì/
lizard {n} (Reptile)  :: 蜥蜴 /xīyì/
Ljubljana {prop} (Capital city of Slovenia)  :: 盧布爾雅那, 卢布尔雅那 /Lúbù'ěryǎnà/
llama {n} (South Americal mammal of the camel family, Llama glama)  ::  ; 大羊駝, 大羊驼 /dàyángtuo/, 駱馬, 骆马 /luòmǎ/, 駝羊, 驼羊 /tuóyáng/, 無峰駱駝, 无峰骆驼 /wúfēngluòtuo/, 家羊駝, 家羊驼 /jiāyángtuo/
load {v} (to put a load on)  :: 裝載, 装载 /zhuāngzài/
loaded {adj} ((slang) having wealth)  :: 趁錢, 趁钱 /chènqián/
loaf {n} (block of bread)  :: 一條麵包, 一条面包 /yī tiáo miànbāo/
loan {n} (borrowed sum of money or other valuables)  :: 貸款, 贷款 /dàikuǎn/, 借款 /jièkuǎn/
loan shark {n} (money lender; usurer)  :: 高利貸, 高利贷 /gāolìdài/
loanword {n} (word taken from another language)  :: 外來語, 外来语 /wàiláiyǔ/, 借詞, 借词 /jiècí/, 借用語, 借用语 /jièyòngyǔ/
loathe {v} (hate, detest, revile)  :: 厭惡, 厌恶 /yànwù/, 討厭, 讨厌 /tǎoyàn/
loathsome {adj} (highly offensive; sickening, abominable)  :: 憎惡, 憎恶 /zēngwù, zēng'è/
lobby {n} (entryway or waiting area; vestibule)  :: 門廳, 门厅 /méntīng/, 休息室 /xiūxishì/, 大廳, 大厅 /dàtīng/
lobby {n} (group of people who try to lobby)  :: 遊說集團, 游说集团 /yóushuì jítuán/
lobby {v} (To attempt to influence)  :: 遊說, 游说 /yóushuì/
lobotomy {n} (surgical operation)  :: 前腦葉白質切除術, 前脑叶白质切除术 /qiánnǎoyèbáizhíqiēchúshù/, 腦葉切除術, 腦葉切除術 /nǎoyèqiēchúshù/
lobster {n} (crustacean)  :: 龍蝦, 龙虾 /lóngxiā/
local {adj} (of a nearby location)  :: 本地 /běndì/, 當地, 当地 /dāngdì/
local area network {n} (network)  :: [mainland China] 局域網, 局域网 /júyùwǎng/, [Taiwan & Hong Kong] 區域網路, 区域网路 /qūyù wǎnglù/
local government {n} (government whose remit covers less than that of the nation)  :: 地方政府 /dìfāng zhèngfǔ/, 地方政權, 地方政权 /dìfāng zhèngquán/
localization {n} (act of localizing)  :: 本地化 /běndìhuà/, 地方化 /dìfānghuà/
localization {n} (software engineering: act or process of making a product suitable for use in a particular country or region)  :: 本地化 /běndìhuà/
localization {n} (state of being localized)  :: 本地化 /běndìhuà/
Local Supercluster {prop} (Supercluster that includes the Milky Way)  :: 本超星系團, 本超星系团 /běnchāoxīngxìtuán/
location {n} (place)  :: 位置 /wèizhi/
locative case {n} (case used to indicate place, or the place where)  :: 方位格 /fāngwèigé/
lock {n} (a mutex or other token)  :: 锁定
lock {n} (firing mechanism of a gun)  :: 枪机, 保险栓
lock {n} (length of hair)  :: , /liǔ/
lock {n} (segment of a canal)  :: 水闸
lock {n} (something used for fastening)  :: , /suǒ/
lock {v} (to fasten with a lock)  :: , /suǒ/, 鎖上, 锁上 /suǒshàng/
locker {n} (storage compartment)  :: 鎖櫃, 锁柜 /suǒguì/
locket {n} (chained ornament)  :: 小盒
lockjaw {n} (disease)  :: 牙關緊閉症, 牙关紧闭症 /yáguān jǐnbì zhèng/
lockout {n} (opposite of a strike)  :: 停工 /tínggōng/, 閉廠, 闭厂 /bìchǎng/
lock up {v} (to close the doors and windows securely)  :: 鎖上, 锁上 /suǒshàng/, 鎖定, 锁定 /suǒdìng/
loco {adj} (crazy)  :: , /fēng/
locomotive {n} (self-propelled vehicle that runs on rails)  :: 火車頭, 火车头 /huǒchētóu/, 機車頭, 机车头 /jīchētóu/
locust {n} (type of grasshopper)  :: 蝗蟲, 蝗虫 /huángchóng/
lodestar {n} (guiding tenet)  :: 指導原理, 指导原理 /zhǐdǎo yuánlǐ/
lodestar {n} (star used as navigation reference)  :: 指示方向之星 /zhǐshì fāngxiàng zhī xīng/
Lodz {prop} (city)  :: 羅茲, 罗兹 /Luózī/
loess {n} (sediment of eolian origin)  :: 黃砂, 黄砂 /huángshā/, 黃土, 黄土 /huángtǔ/
log {n} (bulky piece of timber)  :: 木頭, 木头 /mùtou/
log {n} (nautical: device for measuring the speed of a vessel)  :: 計程儀, 计程仪 /jìchéngyí/
log {n} (trunk of dead tree, cleared of branches)  :: 圓木, 圆木 /yuánmù/
loganberry {n} (raspberry-blackberry hybrid berry)  :: 罗甘梅, 羅甘梅 /luógānméi/
logarithm {n} (for a number x, the power to which a given base number must be raised in order to obtain x)  :: 對數, 对数 /duìshù/
logbook {n} (nautical: book in which details from journey are recorded)  :: [on a ship] 航海日志 /hánghǎi rìzhì/, [on a plane] 航空日志 /hángkōng rìzhì/
log cabin {n} (small simple dwelling in a remote area, made from wood)  :: 木屋 /mùwū/, 小屋 /xiǎowū/, 小木屋 /xiǎomùwū/
logic {n} (method of human thought)  :: 邏輯, 逻辑 /luóji/, 論理, 论理 /lùnlǐ/
logical {adj}  :: 逻辑 /luó jí/
logician {n} (person who studies or teaches logic)  :: 论理学者
log in {v} (gain access to a computer system)  :: 記入, 记入 /jìrù/, 登錄, 登录 /dēnglù/, 簽入, 签入 /qiānrù/
login {n} (logging in)  :: 記入, 记入 /jìrù/, 登錄, 登录 /dēnglù/, 簽入, 签入 /qiānrù/
login {n} (user's identification)  :: 用戶名, 用户名 /yònghùmíng/
-logist {suffix} (person who studies or is an expert in the related -logy)  :: 學家, 学家 /xuéjiā/
logistics {n} (military procurement, supply, maintenance, and transportation)  :: 後勤, 后勤 /hòuqín/, 兵站 /bīngzhàn/
logistics {n} (planning and implementing the flow of goods and services)  :: 物流 /wùliú/, 運籌, 运筹 /yùnchóu/
logo {n} (symbol or emblem that acts as a trademark or a means of identification of an entity)  :: 標誌, 标志 /biāozhì/, 商標, 商标 /shāngbiāo/
logogram {n} (character or symbol that represents a word or phrase)  :: 語標, 语标 /yǔbiāo/
logotype {n} (symbol used by organization, logo )  :: 標識, 标识 /biāozhì/
log out {v} (to exit an account in a computing system)  :: 登出 /dēngchū/
-logy {suffix} (branch of learning)  :: , /xué/
loin {n}  :: 腰部
loincloth {n} (garment)  :: 纏腰帶, 缠腰带 /chányāodài/, 纏腰布, 缠腰布 /chányāobù/
Lojban {adj} (of or relating to Lojban)  :: 邏輯語的, 逻辑语的 /Luójiyǔ de/
Lojban {prop} (artificial logical language based on Loglan)  :: 邏輯語, 逻辑语 /Luójiyǔ/
LOL {initialism} (Expression of laughter)  :: 大聲笑, 大声笑 /dàshēngxiào/
lolicon {n} (An individual fixated on young, generally prepubescent, girls)  :: 蘿莉控, 萝莉控 /luólìkòng/
Lolita {prop} (female given name)  :: 洛麗塔, 洛丽塔 /Luòlìtǎ/
lollipop {n} (confectionery on a stick)  :: 棒棒糖 /bàngbàngtáng/
Lomé {prop} (capital of Togo)  :: 洛美 /Luòměi/
Lombardy {prop} (region in northern Italy)  :: 倫巴第, 伦巴第 /Lúnbādì/
London {prop} (in the United Kingdom)  :: 倫敦, 伦敦 /Lúndūn/
Londoner {n} (A person from, or an inhabitant of, London)  :: 倫敦人, 伦敦人 /Lúndūnrén/
London Underground {prop} (the London underground)  :: 倫敦地鐵, 伦敦地铁 /Lúndūn dìtiě/
lone {adj} (having no companion)  :: 孤独的 /gūdú de/
loneliness {n} (condition of being lonely)  :: 寂寞, 寂寞 /jìmò/, 孤獨, 孤独 /gūdú/, 孤丁 /gūdīng/
lonely {adj} (of person: dejected by feelings)  :: 寂寞 /jìmò/
lonesome {adj} (unhappy due to being alone)  :: 寂寞 /jìmò/
long {adj} (having great duration)  :: /jiǔ/, , /cháng/
long {adj} (having much distance from one point to another)  :: , /cháng/
long {v} (to wait, to aspire)  :: 渴望 /kěwàng/
long ago {adv} (at a time in the distant past)  :: 很久以前 /hěnjiǔ yǐqián/, 早已 /zǎoyǐ/, 悠遠, 悠远 /yōuyuǎn/
longan {n} (tree)  :: 龍眼, 龙眼 /lóngyǎn/; Minnan: 龍眼 /lîng-gíng/
long-awaited {adj} (having been awaited for a long time)  :: 望眼欲穿的 /wàngyǎnyùchuān de/, 期待已久的 /qídàiyǐjiǔ de/
longevity {n} (the quality of being long-lasting, especially of life)  :: 長壽, 长寿 /chángshòu/
long face {n} (expression of sadness and disappointment or gloom)  :: 闷闷不乐, 不悦
long for {v} (to have desire for; to yearn)  :: 願望, 愿望 /yuànwàng/, 渴望 /kěwàng/
long for {v} (to miss)  :: 想念 /xiǎngniàn/, 思念 /sīniàn/, 盼念 /pànniàn/
Long Island {prop} (island in New York)  :: 長島, 长岛 /Chángdǎo/
Long Island iced tea {n} (cocktail made with iced tea)  :: 長島冰茶, 长岛冰茶 /Chángdǎo bīngchá/
longitude {n} (angular distance)  :: 經度, 经度 /jīngdù/
longitude {n} (imaginary line through North Pole and South Pole)  :: 經綫, 经线 /jīngxiàn/
long johns {n} (garment for bottom half of the body)  :: 長內衣褲, 长内衣裤 /chángnèiyīkù/
long-legged {adj} (having long legs)  :: 長腿的, 长腿的 /cháng tuǐ de/
long live {v} (prosper)  :: (trad.) /.../ 萬歲, (simp.) /.../ 万岁 /wànsuì/
longneck eel {n} (type of pelagic fish)  :: 長頸鰻, 长颈鳗 /chángjǐngmán/
long service leave {n} (additional employee vacation)  :: 長期服務假, 长期服务假 /chángqī fúwù jià/
long-term {adj} (extending over a relatively long time period)  :: 長期, 长期 /chángqī/
long time no see {interj} (idiomatic: I haven't seen you for a long time)  :: 好久不見, 好久不见 /hǎojiǔbujiàn/, 很久沒見, 很久没见 /hěnjiǔměijiàn/
long-winded {adj} (tediously long in speaking; consuming much time; unnecessarily verbose)  :: 羅唆, 罗唆 /luósuō/, 冗長, 冗长 /rǒngcháng/
loo {n} (card game)  :: 盧, 卢 /lú pái xì/
loo {n} (toilet)  :: 廁所, 厕所 /cèsuǒ/
loofah {n} (dried fibrous interior used as a sponge)  :: 丝瓜络, 絲瓜絡 /sīguāluò/
loofah {n} (tropical vine)  :: 絲瓜, 丝瓜 /sīguā/
loogie {n} (sputum)  :: /tán/
look {v} (to appear, to seem)  :: 好像 /hǎoxiàng/, 顯得, 显得 /xiǎnde/
look {v} (to try to see)  :: /kàn/
look {v}  :: /kàn/
look after {v} (to watch, to protect)  :: 關照, 关照 /guānzhào/, 照顧, 照顾 /zhàogu/
look and feel {n} (visual design and behaviour of a user interface)  :: 界面外觀, 界面外观 /jièmiàn wàiguān/, 查看與感覺, 查看与感觉 /chákàn yǔ gǎnjué/
look at {v}  :: /kàn/
look before you leap {proverb} (don't jump into something too precipitously)  :: 三思而後行, 三思而后行 /sān'ēn ěr hòuxíng/
look down on {v} (to regard or treat as inferior)  :: 看不起 /kànbùqǐ/, 瞧不起 /qiāobùqǐ/, 小看 /xiǎokàn/, 俯視, 俯视 /fǔshì/, 輕視, 轻视 /qīngshì/, 鄙視, 鄙视 /bǐshì/
look for {v} (search; seek)  :: /zhǎo/, 找尋, 找寻 /zhǎoxún/, 尋找, 寻找 /xúnzhǎo/, 搜索 /sōusuǒ/
look forward to {v} (anticipate, expect, or wait for)  :: 期待 /qīdài/, 向往 /xiàngwǎng/, 盼望 /pànwàng/, 巴望 /bāwàng/, 等不及 /děngbují/, 期盼 /qīpàn/
look out {v} (to be vigilant and aware)  :: 当心,小心,注意
looks {n} (appearance)  :: 模樣, 模样 /múyàng/, 容貌 /róngmào/
look up {v} (to obtain information about something from a text source)  :: /chá/, 查閱, 查阅 /cháyuè/
look up {v} (used other than as an idiom)  :: /yǎng/, 上看 /shàngkàn/, 仰視, 仰视 /yǎngshì/
loom {n} (weaving frame)  :: 織機, 织机 /zhījī/, 織布機, 织布机 /zhībùjī/
loom {v} (impend, threaten to hang over)  :: 逼近 /bījìn/, 朦朧出現 , 朦胧出现 /ménglóng de chūxiàn/ , 逐漸呈現 , 逐渐呈现 /zhújiàn de chéngxiàn/
loop {n} (shape produced by a curve that bends around and crosses itself)  :: 循環, 循环 /xúnhuán/, , /huán/
loophole {n} (method of escape)  :: 漏洞 /lòudòng/
loophole {n} (slit in a castle wall)  :: 槍眼, 枪眼 /qiāngyǎn/
loose {adj} (not fixed tightly)  :: 鬆動, 松动 /sōngdòng/, 鬆弛, 松弛 /sōngchí/
loose change {n} (coins kept in one's pocket or bag)  :: 零錢, 零钱 /língqián/
loose ends {n} (leftover items)  :: 零碎事兒, 零碎事儿 /língsuì de shìr/
loosen {v} (make less tight)  :: 鬆開, 松开 /sōngkāi/
lopsided {adj} (not balanced)  :: 倾向一方 /qīngxiàng yīfāng de/, 平衡 /bù pínghéng de/, 斜倚 /xiéyǐ/, 畸形 /jīxíng/
loquacious {adj} (talkative, chatty)  :: 貧嘴, 贫嘴 /pínzuǐ/, 多嘴 /duōzuǐ/
loquat {n} (fruit)  :: 枇杷 /pípá/
loquat {n} (tree)  :: 枇杷樹, 枇杷树 /pípashù/
Lord {prop} (God)  :: 上帝 /Shàngdì/, /zhǔ/
Lorraine {prop} (region east of Alsace)  :: 洛林 /Luòlín/
Los Angeles {prop} (largest city in California)  :: 洛杉磯, 洛杉矶 /Luòshānjī/
lose {v} (cause (something) to cease to be in one's possession or capability)  :: , /diū/, 失去 /shīqù/
lose {v} (shed (weight))  :: , /jiǎn/ /減肥, 减肥 jiǎnféi- "reduce fat"/
lose {v} ((transitive) fail to win)  :: , /shū/
lose face {v} (lose respect of others)  :: 丟臉, 丢脸 /diūliǎn/, 丟人, 丢人 /diūrén/, 丟面子, 丢面子 /diū miànzi/
lose one's virginity {v} (to stop being a virgin after the first sexual intercourse)  :: 失去童貞, 失去童贞 /shīqù tóngzhēn/
loser {n} (person who fails to win)  :: 輸家, 输家 /shūjiā/
lose touch {v} (cease to be familiar with someone or something)  :: [cease contact with] 失去聯繫, 失去联系 /shīqù liánxì/, [be out of touch with something] 脫節, 脱节 /tuōjié/
lose weight {v} (to become less heavy)  :: 減肥 /jiǎnféi/
loss {n} (financial: negative result on balance)  :: 虧損, 亏损 /kuīsǔn/
loss {n} (instance of losing)  :: 滅失, 灭失 /mièshī/
lost {adj}  :: 失去, 丢失
lost and found {n} (department, service or location where items that are found can be claimed by their owners)  :: 失物招領, 失物招领 /shīwù zhāolǐng/
lost generation {n}  :: 迷惘的一代
Lot {prop} (nephew of Abraham)  :: 羅得, 罗得 /Luódé/
lotion {n} (ointment that one rubs on the skin)  :: 洗劑, 洗剂 /xǐjì/
lottery {n} (scheme for the distribution of prizes by lot or chance)  :: 抽獎, 抽奖 /chōujiǎng/, 抽彩 /chōucǎi/, 樂透, 乐透 /lètòu/
lottery ticket {n} (slip of paper drawn in a lottery)  :: 彩券 /cǎiquàn/
lotto {n} (game of chance similar to bingo)  :: 樂透, 乐透 /lètòu/
lotto {n} (lottery)  :: 樂透, 乐透 /lètòu/
lotus {n} (flower, Nelumbo)  :: , /lián/, 蓮花, 莲花 /liánhuā/
loud {adj} (noisy)  :: 大声 /dàshēng/
loud {adj} (of a sound)  :: 大聲的, 大声的 /dàshēng de/
loudly {adv} (in a loud manner)  :: 大聲, 大声 /dàshēng/, 高聲, 高声 /gāoshēng/
loudness war {n} (practice of producing ever louder versions of music recordings)  :: 音量競賽, 音量竞赛 /yīnliàng jìngsài/
loudspeaker {n} (transducer)  :: 擴音器, 扩音器 /kuòyīnqì/, 揚聲器, 扬声器 /yángshēngqì/, 喇叭 /lǎba/, 擴音機, 扩音机 /kuòyīnjī/
Louis {prop} (male given name)  :: 路易 /Lùyì/
Louisiana {prop} (US state)  :: 路易斯安那州 /Lùyìsī'ānnà-zhōu/
loupe {n} (magnifying glass often used by jewellers and watchmakers)  :: 放大鏡, 放大镜 /fàngdàjìng/
louse {n} (insect)  :: 虱子 /shīzi/
Louvain {prop} (Belgian city)  :: 魯汶, 鲁汶 /Lŭwèn/, 勒芬 /Lèfēn/, 勒文 /Lèwén/, 盧萬, 卢万 /Lúwàn/
louver {n} (a slatted opening in a wall, door or window)  :: 天窗
louver {n} (a system of slits for ventilation)  :: 天窗
louver {n} (a ventilating turret or lantern)  :: 天窗
Louvre {prop} (an art museum in France)  :: 盧浮宮, 卢浮宫 /Lúfú gōng/
lovable {adj} (inspiring love)  :: 可愛, 可爱 /kě'ài/
lovage {n} (A Mediterranean herb)  :: 歐當歸, 欧当归 /Ōudāngguī/
love {n} (darling or sweetheart)  :: 情人 /qíngrén/, 戀人, 恋人 /liànrén/, 親愛的, [[亲爱 亲爱的]] /qīn'ài-de/, 寶貝, 宝贝 /bǎobèi/, 甜心 /tiánxīn/
love {n} (romantic feelings)  :: , /liàn/, 愛戀, 爱恋 /àiliàn/, 戀愛, 戀愛 /liàn'ài/, , /ài/
love {n} (strong affection)  :: , /ài/, 愛情, 爱情 /àiqíng/
love {v} (be strongly inclined towards doing)  :: 喜歡, 喜欢 /xǐhuan/, 愛好, 爱好 /àihào/
love {v} (care about; will good for)  :: , /ài/, 愛慕, 爱慕 /àimù/, 疼愛, 疼爱 /téng'ài/
love {v} ((euphemistic): to have sex with)  :: 做愛, 做爱 /zuò'ài/
love {v} (have a strong affection for)  :: , /ài/, 熱愛, 热爱 /rè’ài/, 愛好, 爱好 /àihào/, 愛戴, 爱戴 /àidài/
love affair {n} (adulterous relationship)  :: [illicit] 偷香竊玉, 偷香窃玉 /tōuxiāngqièyù/, [romantic] 風流韻事, 风流韵事 /fēngliúyùnshì/
love at first sight {n} (an instantaneous attraction)  :: 一見鍾情, 一见钟情 /yījiàn zhōngqíng/, 一見傾心, 一见倾心 /yījiàn qīngxīn/, 一見生情, 一见生情 /yījiàn shēngqíng/
lovebird {n} (a parrot of the genus Agapornis)  :: 情侶鸚鵡, 情侣鹦鹉 /qínglǚyīngwǔ/, 愛情鸚鵡, 爱情鹦鹉 /àiqíngyīngwǔ/, 愛情鳥, 爱情鸟 /àiqíngniǎo/
love bite {n} (swelling on the skin)  :: 吻痕 /wěnhén/, [slang; literally, "strawberry"] 草莓 /cǎoméi/
love child {n} (child born as a result of a romantic liaison between unmarried parents)  :: 私生子 /sīshēngzǐ/
love-hate {adj}  :: 交加, 交加 /àihènjiāojiā/, 交織, 交织 /àihènjiāozhī/
love hotel {n} (short-stay hotel for sex)  :: 情侶酒店, 情侣酒店 /qínglǚ jiǔdiàn/, 愛情旅館, 爱情旅馆 /àiqíng lǚguǎn/, 情人旅館, 情人旅馆 /qíngrén lǚguǎn/, 鐘點房, 钟点房 /zhōngdiǎnfáng/ [hourly rate hotel]
love is blind {proverb} (proverb)  :: 屋烏之愛, 屋乌之爱 /wūwūzhī'ài/ [love the house, love the crows]
loveless {adj} (without love)  :: 愛情的, 爱情的 /wú àiqíng de/
love letter {n} (letter about the author's love)  :: 情書, 情书 /qíngshū/
love life {n} (individual's amorous)  :: 愛情生活, 爱情生活 /àiqíng shēnghuó/
lover {n} (one who loves another person)  :: 戀人, 恋人 /liànrén/, 情人 /qíngrén/, 愛人, 爱人 /àiren/
lover {n} (person who loves something)  :: 愛好者, 爱好者 /àihàozhě/
lover {n} (sexual partner)  :: 情人 /qíngrén/
love scene {n} (segment in a film in which the characters engage in sexual activity)  :: 激情戲, 激情戏 /jīqíngxì/, 床戲, 床戏 /chuángxì/
lovesickness {n}  :: 相思病 /xiāngsībìng/
love song {n} (song about love)  :: 情歌 /qínggē/
love triangle {n} (situation in which two people vie for the love of a third)  :: 三角戀, 三角恋 /sānjiǎo liàn/
loving {adj} (expressing a large amount of love)  :: 重感情 /zhònggǎnqíng/
low {adj} (in a position comparatively close to the ground)  :: /dī/
Low Countries {prop} (countries around the Rhine, Scheldt and Meuse rivers)  :: 低地國家, 低地国家 /Dīdì Guójiā/
lowdown {n} (the whole truth)  :: 真相 /zhēnxiàng/, 內幕, 内幕 /nèimù/
lower {v} (let (something) descend by its own weight, such as a bucket or sail)  :: 降低 /jiàngdī/, 放下 /fàngxià/, 低下 /dīxià/
lower back {n} (the lower part of the back)  :: 腰部 /yāobù/
lower case {n} (lower case letters, collectively)  :: 小寫, 小写 /xiǎoxiě/, 小寫字母, 小写字母 /xiǎoxiě zìmǔ/
lower house {n} (part of a parliament)  :: 下院 /xiàyuàn/, 下議院, 下议院 /xiàyìyuàn/
lowest common denominator {n} (smallest multiple of several denominators)  :: 最小公分母 /zuìxiǎo gōng fēnmǔ/
Low German {prop} (West Germanic language)  :: 低地德語, 低地德语 /dīdì Déyǔ/
lowland {n} (area which is lower than surroundings)  :: 低地 /dīdì/
low-lying {adj} (referring to places that are lower than nearby areas)  :: 低窪, 低洼 /dīwā/
low season {n} (period of lowest demand)  :: 淡季 /dànjì/
low-speed {adj} (operates at slower than normal speed)  :: 低速 /dīsù/
low tide {n} (the tide at its lowest level)  :: 低潮 /dīcháo/
loyal {adj} (firm in allegiance to a person or institution)  :: 忠誠, 忠诚 /zhōngchéng/, 忠貞, 忠贞 /zhōngzhēn/, 忠實, 忠实 /zhōngshí/
loyalty {n} (the state of being loyal; fidelity)  :: 忠誠心, 忠诚心 /zhōngchéngxīn/
lozenge {n} (medicated sweet)  :: 含片 /hánpiàn/
lozenge {n} (rhombus)  :: 菱形 /língxíng/
Luanda {prop} (capital of Angola)  :: 盧安達, 卢安达 /Lú'āndá/
lubricant {n} (substance used to reduce friction)  :: 潤滑劑, 润滑剂 /rùnhuájì/
lubricate {v} (to make slippery or smooth)  :: 潤滑, 润滑 /rùnhuá/
Lucian {prop} (sophist of Syrian origin)  :: 琉善
lucid {adj}  :: 明白, 易懂
luck {n} (something that happens to someone by chance)  :: 運氣, 运气 /yùnqi/, 時運, 时运 /shíyùn/
Lucknow {prop} (capital of Uttar Pradesh, India)  :: 勒克瑙 /Lēikènǎo/
lucky {adj} (being good by chance)  :: 幸運, 幸运 /xìngyùn/
lucky {adj} (of people, having good fortune)  :: 幸運, 幸运 /xìngyùn/, 福氣, 福气 /fúqì/, /fú/, 吉利 /jílì/, 吉祥 /jíxiáng/
Lucy {prop} (female given name)  :: 露西 /Lùxī/, 露西亞, 露西亚 /Lùxīyǎ/
Ludhiana {prop} (city in India)  :: 盧迪亞納, 卢迪亚纳 /Lúdíyànà/
Ludwig's angina {n} (infection of the floor of the mouth)  :: 魯特維格氏咽峽炎, 鲁特维格氏咽峡炎 /Lǔtèwéigéshì yānxiáyán/
Lufthansa {prop} (German airline)  :: 漢莎航空, 汉莎航空 /Hànshā hángkōng/
luge {n} (The sport of racing on luges)  :: 無舵雪橇, 无舵雪橇 /wúduò xuěqiāo/
luggage {n} (traveller's containers)  :: 行李 /xíngli/, 箱籠, 箱笼 /xiānglǒng/
luggage cart {n} (vehicle pushed by travellers)  :: 行李車, 行李车 /xínglichē/
Luhansk {prop} (city)  :: 盧甘斯克, 卢甘斯克 /Lúgānsīkè/
Lukashenko {prop} (surname)  :: 盧卡申科, 卢卡申科 /Lúkǎshēnkē/
Luke {prop} (given name)  :: 盧克, 卢克 /Lúkè/
lukewarm {adj} (temperature)  :: , /wēn/
lull {v} (to cause to rest)  :: 催眠 /cuīmián/
lullaby {n} (a soothing song to lull children to sleep)  :: 催眠曲 /cuīmiánqǔ/, 搖籃曲, 摇篮曲 /yáolánqǔ/
lumbago {n} (lumbar-region backache, see also: backache)  :: 腰痛 /yāotòng/
lumbar puncture {n} (procedure to collect cerebrospinal fluid)  :: 腰椎穿刺 /yāozhuīchuāncì/
lumbar vertebra {n} (Any of five lower vertebrae)  :: 腰椎 /yāozhuī/
lumber {n} (wood as building material)  :: 木料 /mùliào/, 木材 /mùcái/
lumberjack {n} (person who fells trees)  :: 伐木工 /fámùgōng/
lumen {n} (anatomy: cavity within tubular organ)  :: , 内腔
lumen {n} (SI-unit for luminous flux)  :: , 流明
luminous energy {n} (SI-unit for luminous flux)  :: 發光能量, 发光能量 /fāguāng néngliàng/, 光能量 /guāng néngliàng/
lump {n} (something that protrudes, sticks out, or sticks together; a cluster or blob; a mound, hill, or group)  :: , /kuài/, 土粒 /tǔlì/
lumpsucker {n} (scorpaeniform fish)  :: 圓鰭魚, 圆鳍鱼 /yuánqíyú/
lump sum {n} (large one-time payment)  :: 一次性付款 /yīcìxìng fùkuǎn/
lunar calendar {n} (a calendar that measures the passage of the year according to the phases of the moon)  :: 陰曆, 阴历 /yīnlì/
lunar eclipse {n} (when the Earth casts its shadow over the Moon)  :: 月食 /yuèshí/
Lunarian {n} (imaginary inhabitant of the Moon)  :: 月亮人 /Yuèliángrén/
lunar year {n} (a year determined by a certain number of phases of the moon)  :: 太陰年, 太阴年 /tàiyīnnián/
lunatic {n} (insane person)  :: 瘋子, 疯子 /fēngzi/, 狂人 /kuángrén/
lunch {n} (meal around midday)  :: 午飯, 午饭 /wǔfàn/, 午餐 /wǔcān/
lunch {v} (to eat lunch)  :: 午飯, 午饭 /chī wǔfàn/
lunchbox {n} (container for transporting meals)  :: 飯盒, 饭盒 /fànhé/
lung {n} (organ that extracts oxygen from the air)  :: 肺臟, 肺脏 /fèizàng/, /fèi/
lung cancer {n} (cancer of the lung(s))  :: 肺癌 /fèi'ái/
lungfish {n} (air-breathing fish of the class Dipnoi)  :: 肺魚, 肺鱼 /fèiyú/
lung volume {n} (volume of air associated with different phases of the respiratory cycle)  :: 肺容量 /fèiróngliàng/
lunokhod {n} (a Soviet lunar rover)  :: 月球步行者 /Yuèqiú bùxíngzhě/, 月球車, 月球车 /Yuèqiú chē/
Luoyang {prop} (a city in China)  :: 洛陽, 洛阳 /Luòyáng/
lure {v} (to entice)  :: 誘惑, 诱惑 /yòuhuò/
Lusaka {prop} (capital of Zambia)  :: 盧薩卡, 卢萨卡 /Lúsàkǎ/
Luso- {prefix} (relating to Portugal or Portuguese)  :: /Pú-/
lust {n} (strong desire, especially of a sexual nature)  :: 情欲 /qíngyù/, 淫欲 /yínyù/, 色欲 /sèyù/, 情欲 /qíngyù/, 性欲 /xìngyù/
lute {n} (stringed instrument)  :: 魯特琴, 鲁特琴 /lǔtèqín/
lutetium {n} (chemical element with atomic number of 71)  :: , /lǔ/
Luxembourg {prop} (country, city, province, district)  :: 盧森堡, 卢森堡 /Lúsēnbǎo/
Luxembourger {n} (person from Luxembourg)  :: 盧森堡人, 卢森堡人 /Lúsēnbǎo rén/
Luxembourgish {prop} (language of Luxembourg)  :: 盧森堡語, 卢森堡语 /Lúsēnbǎo yǔ/
luxuriant {adj} (abundant in growth or detail)  :: 豐富, 丰富 /fēngfù/, , /yù/, /wèi/, /mào/, 繁茂 /fánmào/, 莽莽 /mǎngmǎng/
luxurious {adj} (being very fine and comfortable)  :: 豪華, 豪华 /háohuá/
luxury {n} (very wealthy and comfortable surroundings)  :: 豪華
luxury good {n} (product or service not considered essential to everyday life)  :: 奢侈品 /shēchǐpǐn/
Luzon {prop} (largest island of the Philippines)  :: 呂宋, 吕宋 /Lǚsòng/
Luzon Strait {prop} (strait between Taiwan and Luzon)  :: 呂宋海峽, 吕宋海峡 /Lǚsòng Hǎixiá/
Lviv {prop} (Lviv)  :: 利沃夫 /Lìwòfū/
-ly {suffix} (used to form adjectives from nouns)  :: [similar function, but used in different ways] /de/
-ly {suffix} (used to form adverbs from adjectives)  :: [similar function, but used in different ways] /de/
lychee {n} (fruit)  :: 荔枝 /lìzhī/
lychee {n} (tree)  :: 荔枝 /lìzhī/
Lydia {prop} (female given name)  :: 利季娅 /Lìjìyà/
lye {n} (caustic alkaline solution)  :: 灰汁 /huīzhī/, 灰水 /huīshuǐ/
Lyme disease {n} (infection by bacteria of the genus Borrelia)  :: 萊姆病, 莱姆病 /Láimǔbìng/, 萊姆, 莱姆 /láimǔ/
lymph {n} (the fluid carried by the lymphatic system)  :: 淋巴 /línbā/
lymphatic system {n} (network of lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes)  :: 淋巴系統, 淋巴系统 /línbā xìtǒng/
lymph node {n} (filtrating oval bodies of the lymphatic system)  :: 淋巴結, 淋巴结 /línbājié/
lymphocyte {n} (type of white blood cell)  :: 淋巴細胞, 淋巴细胞 /línbāxìbāo/
lymphogranuloma venereum {n} (sexually transmitted disease)  :: 性病性淋巴肉芽腫, 性病性淋巴肉芽肿 /xìngbìngxìng línbā ròuyázhǒng/, 第四性病 /dìsì xìngbìng/
lymphoma {n} (malignant tumor that arises in the lymph nodes or in other lymphoid tissue)  :: 淋巴瘤 /línbāliú/
lynch {v} (execute without a proper legal trial)  :: 執行私刑, 执行私刑 /zhíxíng sīxíng/
lynching {n} (execution of a person without a proper legal trial)  :: 私刑 /sīxíng/, 私罰, 私罚 /sīfá/
lynx {n} (wild cat)  :: 猞猁 /shēlì/, 山貓, 山猫 /shānmāo/
lyre {n} (a stringed musical instrument)  :: 里拉 /lǐlā/
lyrics {n} (the words to a song)  :: 歌詞, 歌词 /gēcí/
lysine {n} (essential amino acid, C6H14N2O2)  :: 賴氨酸, 赖氨酸 (làiānsuān)