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pace {n} (step: step) :: 步伐 /bùfá/, 步幅 /bùfú/, 腳步, 脚步 /jiǎobù/
pace {n} :: 步幅
pacemaker {n} (one who sets the pace in a race) :: 帶步人, 带步人 /dàibùrén/
pacemaker {n} (medical implement) :: 起搏器 /qǐbóqì/
pachinko {n} (game) :: 彈珠機, 弹珠机 /dànzhūjī/, 柏青哥 /bǎiqīnggē/
pachyptile {n} (seabird in Pachyptila) SEE: prion ::
Pacific Ocean {prop} (the world's largest body of water) :: 太平洋 /Tàipíngyáng/
Pacific Rim {prop} (lands around the rim of the Pacific Ocean) :: 環太平洋, 环太平洋 /Huán Tàipíngyáng/, 環太平洋地區, 环太平洋地区 /Huán Tàipíngyáng Dìqū/
pacifier {n} (for a baby) :: 奶嘴 /nǎizuǐ/
pacifism {n} (doctrine that disputes should be settled without violence) :: 和平主義, 和平主义 /hépíngzhǔyì/
pacifist {adj} (one who loves, supports, or favours peace) :: 和平主義者, 和平主义者 /hépíngzhǔyìzhě/
pack {n} (bundle to be carried) :: /bāo/, /kǔn/
pack {n} (group of dogs) :: /qún/, 一群 /yīqún/
pack {v} (to make a pack) :: /bāo/, 包裝, 包装 /bāozhuāng/
pack {n} (group of wolves) SEE: wolfpack ::
package {n} (something which is packed) :: 包裹 /bāoguǒ/, /bāo/
package store {n} (liquor store) SEE: liquor store ::
pack animal {n} (animal used to carry heavy items) SEE: beast of burden ::
packed lunch {n} (picnic meal) :: 自備午餐, 自备午餐 (zìbèi de wǔcān), 飯盒, 饭盒 /fànhé/
packer {n} (person packing things) :: 包裝者, 包装者 /bāozhuāngzhě/
packet {n} (small pack) :: /bāo/, 小包 /xiǎobāo/, 包裹 /bāoguǒ/
packet switching {n} (means of directing information in a network) :: 分組交換, 分组交换 /fēnzǔ jiāohuàn/
pack ice {n} (large consolidated mass of floating sea ice) :: 浮冰 /fúbīng/
pact {n} (an agreement; a league; a compact; a covenant) :: 協議, 协议 /xiéyì/, 協定, 协定 /xiédìng/
pad {v} (to stuff) SEE: stuff ::
pad {n} (flattened mass of anything soft) :: , /diàn/, 墊子, 垫子 /diànzi/
pad {n} (animal's foot or paw) :: 肉墊, 肉垫 /ròudiàn/
padawan {n} (any apprentice or student) SEE: apprentice ::
paddle {n} (two-handed, single-bladed oar) :: , /jiǎng/
paddle {v} (to propel something through water with a paddle, hands or similar instrument) :: /huá/, 划船 /huáchuán/, 划槳, 划桨 /huájiǎng/
paddleboat {n} (pedalo) SEE: pedalo ::
paddlefish {n} (fish of the family Polyodontidae) :: 匙吻鱘, 匙吻鲟 /chíwěnxún/ (American paddlefish), 白鱘, 白鲟 /báixún/ (Chinese paddlefish)
paddy {n} (wet land where rice grows) :: 稻田 /dàotián/, 水田 /shuǐtián/
paddy field {n} (field where rice is grown) SEE: paddy ::
pademelon {n} (species of Thylogale) :: 叢林袋鼠, 丛林袋鼠 /cónglín dàishǔ/, 紅腹袋鼠, 红腹袋鼠 /hóngfù dàishǔ/, 小沙袋鼠 /xiǎoshādàishǔ/
p-adic number {n} (element of a completion of the rational numbers with respect to a p-adic ultrametric) :: p进数 /p jìn shù/
padlock {n} (type of lock) :: 掛鎖, 挂锁 /guàsuǒ/
padlock {v} (to lock using a padlock) :: 掛鎖鎖上, 挂锁锁上 /yòng guàsuǒ suǒshàng/
pad out {v} (add something) :: 填滿, 填满 /tiánmǎn/ [fill in], 拉長, 拉长 /lācháng/ [lengthen]
pad out {v} (sleep) :: 睡覺, 睡觉 /shuìjiào/, 瞌睡 /kēshuì/
pad thai {n} (Thai dish) :: 金邊粉, 金边粉 /jīnbiānfěn/
paediatry {n} (paediatry) SEE: pediatrics ::
paella {n} (Savory, cooked dish) :: 西班牙大鍋飯, 西班牙大锅饭 /Xībānyá dàguōfàn/, 西班牙海鮮燉飯, 西班牙海鲜炖饭 /Xībānyá hǎixiāndùnfàn/
pagan {n} (person not adhering to an Abrahamic religion) :: 異教徒 /yìjiàotú/
paganism {n} (local religions practiced before the introduction of Christianity) :: 異教, 异教 /yìjiào/
page {n} (boy child) SEE: boy ::
page {n} (one side of a leaf of a book) :: , /yè/
page {n} (Internet: web page) SEE: web page ::
pageant {n} (beauty pageant) SEE: beauty pageant ::
pager {n} (device) :: 呼叫器 /hūjiàoqì/, BB機, BB机 /bībī-jī/, BP機, BP机 /bīpī-jī/, 傳呼機, 传呼机 /chuánhūjī/
pagoda {n} (a tiered tower with multiple eaves) :: 寶塔, 宝塔 /bǎotǎ/, /tǎ/
paid-in {adj} (having already pain) :: 實收, 实收 /shíshōu/
pai gow {n} (Chinese gambling game played with dominoes) :: 牌九 /páijiǔ/
pail {n} (bucket) SEE: bucket ::
pain {n} (ache or bodily suffering) :: 疼痛 /téngtòng/, 苦痛 /kǔtòng/, /téng/, /tòng/, 痛苦 /tòngkǔ/
pain {n} (suffering or anguish, especially mental) :: 痛苦 /tòngkǔ/
painful {adj} (causing pain) :: 痛苦 /tòngkǔ de/, 疼痛 /téngtòng de/
painful {adj} (suffering with pain) :: 痛苦 /tòngkǔ de/, 疼痛 /téngtòng de/
painful {adj} (requiring labor or toil) :: 吃力 /chīlì de/, 艱苦, 艰苦 /jiānkǔ de/
painfulness {n} (state of being painful) :: 疼痛 /téngtòng/, 酸痛 /suāntòng/
pain in the arse {n} (pain in the ass) SEE: pain in the ass ::
pain in the ass {n} (something that causes discomfort) :: 眼中钉
pain in the butt {n} (nuisance) SEE: pain in the ass ::
pain in the neck {n} (that which is annoying) SEE: pain in the ass ::
painkiller {n} (a drug that numbs the pain in the body) :: 止痛藥, 止痛药 /zhǐtòngyào/, 鎮痛劑, 镇痛剂 /zhèntòngjì/
painless {adj} (without pain or trouble) :: 無痛, 无痛 /wútòng/
paint {n} (substance) :: 油漆 /yóuqī/
paint {v} (apply paint to) :: 油漆 /yóuqī/, /qī/
paint {v} (practise the art of painting pictures) :: , /huà/, 繪畫, 绘画 /huìhuà/
paintbrush {n} (thin brush) :: 畫筆, 画笔 /huàbǐ/
painter {n} (artist) :: 畫家, 画家 /huàjiā/
painter {n} (laborer) :: 油匠 (yóujiang)
painting {n} (an illustration or artwork using paint) :: 圖畫, 图画 /túhuà/, 畫幅, 画幅 /huàfú/, 畫兒, 画儿 /huàr/
painting {n} (the action of applying paint) :: 繪畫, 绘画 /huìhuà/, 油漆 /yóuqī/
painting {n} (artistic application of paint) :: 繪畫, 绘画 /huìhuà/, 油漆 /yóuqī/
paint the town red {v} (party in a rowdy, wild manner) :: 狂欢作乐
paint thinner {n} (solvent) :: 稀釋液, 稀释液 /xīshìyè/, 稀釋劑, 稀释剂 /xīshìjì/
pair {n} (number of things resembling one another, or belonging together) SEE: set ::
pair {n} (two similar or identical things) :: , /shuāng/, , /duì/, 一對, 一对 /yīduì/
pair {n} (two people in relationship) :: 夫婦, 夫妇 /fūfù/, 一對, 一对 /yīduì/, 一雙, 一双 /yīshuāng/
pair {n} (number of things resembling one another, or belonging together) SEE: set ::
pair of binoculars {n} (binoculars) SEE: binoculars ::
pair of compasses {n} (tool used to draw circles) :: 圓規, 圆规 /yuánguī/
pair of eyeglasses {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles ::
pair of glasses {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles ::
pair of goggles {n} (goggles) SEE: goggles ::
pair of scissors {n} (scissors) SEE: scissors ::
pair of specs {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles ::
pair of spectacles {n} (spectacles) SEE: spectacles ::
Paiwan {prop} (the people, collectively) :: 排灣族, 排湾族 /Páiwānzú/
Paiwan {prop} (the language) :: 排灣語, 排湾语 /Páiwānyǔ/
Paiwan {n} (a person of Paiwan descent) :: 排灣人, 排湾人 /Páiwānrén/
pajamas {n} (clothes for wearing to bed and sleeping in) :: 睡衣 /shuìyī/
pajeon {n} (a Korean pancake made with green onions) :: 朝鮮蔥餅, 朝鲜葱饼 /Cháoxiǎn cōngbǐng/
Pakistan {prop} (country in South Asia) :: 巴基斯坦 /Bājīsītǎn/
Pakistani {n} (A person from Pakistan or of Pakistani descent) :: 巴基斯坦人 /Bājīsītǎn rén/
Pakistani {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Pakistan, or its people) :: 巴基斯坦 /Bājīsītǎn/, 巴基斯坦的 /Bājīsītǎn de/
paktong {n} (alloy) :: 白銅, 白铜 /báitóng/
palace {n} (large, lavish residence) :: 宮殿, 宫殿 /gōngdiàn/, , /gōng/
Palace of Westminster {prop} (building in London housing the House of Commons and House of Lords) :: 威斯敏斯特宫 /Wēisīmĭnsītè gōng/
palaeoclimatology {n} (science) :: 古氣候學, 古气候学 /gǔqìhòuxué/
palanquin {n} (a covered type of litter) :: 轎子, 轿子 /jiàozi/, , 轿 /jiào/, 輿, /yú/
palatalization {n} (instance) :: 顎音化, 颚音化 /èyīnhuà/
palate {n} (roof of the mouth) :: 上顎, 上颚 /shàng'è/, 口蓋, 口盖 /kǒugài/, , /è/
Palau {prop} (Republic of Palau) :: 帕勞, 帕劳 /Pàláo/
pale {adj} (light in color) :: 苍白 /cāngbái/
paleanthropology {n} (study of ancient human remains) SEE: paleoanthropology ::
pale clouded yellow {n} (Colias hyale) :: 紋黃蝶, 纹黄蝶 /wénhuángdié/
palegold searsid {n} (fish) :: 前紅莫氏管肩魚
Palembang {prop} (city in Indonesia) :: 巨港 /Jùgǎng/
paleo- {prefix} (old) :: 古-
paleoanthropologist {n} (specialist in paleoanthropology) :: 古人類學家, 古人类学家 /gǔrénlèi xuéjiā/
paleoanthropology {n} (study of ancient human remains) :: 古人類學, 古人类学 /gǔrénlèixué/
paleobiology {n} (branch of study) :: 古生物學, 古生物学 /gǔshēngwùxué/
paleoclimate {n} (the climate of the Earth at a specified point in geologic time) :: 古氣候, 古气候 /gǔqìhòu/
paleoclimatologist {n} (specialist in paleoclimatology) :: 古氣候學家, 古气候学家 /gǔqìhòuxuéjiā/
paleoclimatology {n} (palaeoclimatology) SEE: palaeoclimatology ::
paleography {n} (study of old forms of writing) :: 古文字學, 古文字学 /gǔwénzìxué/
paleography {n} (ancient scripts or forms of writing) :: 古文字 /gǔwénzì/
Paleolithic {n} (Old Stone Age) :: 旧石器时代 /jiùshíqìshídài/
paleontology {n} (study of prehistoric forms of life) :: 古生物學, 古生物学 /gǔshēngwùxué/
paleo-organism {adj} (prehistoric organism) :: 古生物 /gǔshēngwù/
Palermo {prop} (city) :: 巴勒莫 /Bālèmò/
Palestine {prop} (geographic region) :: 巴勒斯坦 /Bālèsītǎn/
Palestine {prop} (West Bank and Gaza Strip collectively) :: 巴勒斯坦 /Bālèsītǎn/
Palestine {prop} (historical: former British entity) :: 巴勒斯坦 /Bālèsītǎn/
Palestine {prop} (historical: former British Mandate) :: 巴勒斯坦 /Bālèsītǎn/
Palestinian {n} (inhabitant of Palestine or Arab of Palestinian descent) :: 巴勒斯坦人 /Bālèsītǎn-rén/
pale thrush {n} (Turdus pallidus) :: 白腹鶇, 白腹鸫 /báifùdōng/
palette {n} (board) :: 調色板, 调色板 /tiáosèbǎn/
palette {n} (range of colors) :: 調色盤, 顏色板
Pali {prop} (a Middle Indo-Aryan language) :: 巴利語, 巴利语 /bālìyǔ/
palindrome {n} (a sequence of units that reads the same forwards as backwards) :: 回文 /huíwén/
paling {n} (fence) :: 圍籬, 围篱 /wéilí/
palladium {n} (chemical element) :: , /bǎ/
Pallas {prop} :: epithet for Athena: 帕拉斯 /Pàlāsī/; asteroid: 智神星 /Zhìshénxīng/, 帕拉斯 /Pàlāsī/
pallet {n} (a portable platform) :: 托盤, 托盘 /tuōpán/, 托板 /tuōbǎn/, 拖板 /tuōbǎn/, 棘爪 /jízhuǎ/
palliative care {n} (specialized area of healthcare) :: 臨終關懷, 临终关怀 /línzhōng guānhuái/, 安寧和緩醫療, 安宁和缓医疗 /ānníng héhuǎn yīliáo/, 善忠服務, 善忠服务 /shànzhōng fúwù/, 姑息療法, 姑息疗法 /gūxī liáofǎ/
pallid {adj} (appearing weak, pale or wan) :: 蒼白, 苍白 /cāngbái/
pallium {n} (cerebral cortex) SEE: cerebral cortex ::
palm {n} (inner, concave part of hand) :: 手掌 /shǒuzhǎng/
palm {n} (palm tree) SEE: palm tree ::
palmaris longus {n} :: 掌長肌
palm card {n} (card listing items) :: 備忘卡, 备忘卡 /bèiwàngkǎ/
palmier {n} (puff pastry) :: 蝴蝶酥 /húdiésū/, 蝴蝶餅 /húdiébǐng/
palmistry {n} (telling fortunes from the lines on the palms of the hand) :: 手相术, 手相術, 手相
palmitic acid {n} (saturated fatty acid) :: 棕櫚酸, 棕榈酸 /zōnglǘsuān/
palm oil {n} (edible plant oil) :: 棕櫚油, 棕榈油 /zōnglǘyóu/
palm thief {n} (coconut crab) SEE: coconut crab ::
palmtop {n} (personal digital assistant) SEE: personal digital assistant ::
palm tree {n} (tropical tree) :: 棕櫚, 棕榈 /zōnglǘ/
palomino {n} (horse) :: 帕洛米諾馬, 帕洛米诺马 /pàluòmǐnuò-mǎ/
palpation {n} (in medicine) :: 触诊
palpitation {n} (abnormal beating of the heart) :: 心悸 /xīnjì/
palsy {n} (complete or partial muscle paralysis of a body part) :: 麻痺, 麻痹 /mábì/, 癱瘓, 瘫痪 /tānhuàn/
Pamir {prop} (mountain range) :: 帕米爾高原, 帕米尔高原 /Pàmǐ'ěr gāoyuán/, [archaic] 蔥嶺, 葱岭 /Cōnglǐng/
Pamir Mountains {prop} (mountain range in Central Asia) :: 帕米爾高原, 帕米尔高原 /Pàmǐ'ěr gāoyuán/, 不周山 /Bùzhōushān/, 蔥嶺, 葱岭 /Cōnglǐng/
pamper {v} (to treat with excessive care, to indulge) :: 嬌縱, 娇纵 /jiāozòng/, 放縱, 放纵 /fàngzòng/
pamphlet {n} (booklet) SEE: booklet ::
pan- {prefix} (a combining form meaning "all") :: /fàn/
panacea {n} (remedy believed to cure all disease) :: 萬應藥, 万应药 /wànyìngyào/
Panaji {prop} (capital of Goa, India) :: 帕納吉, 帕纳吉 /Pànàjí/
Panama {prop} (country) :: 巴拿馬, 巴拿马 /Bānámǎ/
Panama {n} (Panama hat) SEE: Panama hat ::
Panama Canal {prop} (Canal) :: 巴拿馬運河, 巴拿马运河 /Bānámǎ Yùnhé/
Panama hat {n} (a type of brimmed hat from South America) :: 巴拿馬草帽, 巴拿马草帽 /Banámǎ cǎomào/
pan and scan {n} :: 平底锅和扫瞄/平底鍋和掃瞄 (pingdeguo huo saomiao)
pan-Arabism {n} (movement) :: 泛阿拉伯主義, 泛阿拉伯主义 /fàn-Ālābózhǔyì/
Panasonic {prop} (a multinational corporation in Japan) :: 松下 /Sōngxià/ [based on the original Japanese name 松下 Matsushita], Panasonic
pancake {n} (thin batter cake) :: 薄烤餅, 薄烤饼 /bókǎobǐng/, 薄煎餅, 薄煎饼 /bójiānbǐng/, 鬆餅
pancake ice {n} (the ice that forms on water covered in slush) :: 煎餅冰, 煎饼冰 /jiānbǐngbīng/
Panchen Lama {n} (second-highest ranking lama of the Gelug sect of Tibetan Buddhism) :: 班禪喇嘛, 班禅喇嘛; 班禪額爾德尼, 班禅额尔德尼
pancreas {n} (gland near the stomach) :: 胰臟, 胰脏 /yízàng/, 胰腺 /yíxiàn/
pancreatic cancer {n} (malignant neoplasm of the pancreas) :: 胰腺癌 /yíxiàn'ái/
pancreatic duct {n} (duct) :: 胰管 /yíguǎn/
panda {n} (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) :: 熊貓, 熊猫 /xióngmāo/; 大熊貓, 大熊猫 /dàxióngmāo/; 貓熊, 猫熊 /māoxióng/, 大貓熊, 大猫熊 /dàmāoxióng/
panda {n} (police car) SEE: police car ::
panda {n} (red panda) SEE: red panda ::
panda bear {n} (panda) SEE: panda ::
pandeism {n} (belief combining elements of pantheism and deism) :: 泛自然神論, 泛自然神论 /fànzìránshénlùn/
pandemic {n} (pandemic disease) :: 大流行病 /dà liúxíngbìng/
pander {n} (a person who furthers the illicit love-affairs of others) :: 拉皮条
Pandora's box {n} (A source of unforeseen trouble.) :: 潘多拉盒子, 潘多拉盒子 /Pānduōlā hézi/, 災難之源, 灾难之源 /zāinàn zhī yuán/
pandoro {n} (Christmas sweet bread loaf in the shape of a star) :: 意大利黃金麵包 /Yìdàlì huángjīn miànbāo/, 黃金麵包 /huángjīn miànbāo/, 潘多酪麵包 /pānduōluò miànbāo/
panegyric {n} (praising speech or opus) :: 頌詞, 颂词 /sòngcí/
panel {n} (rectangular section of a surface) :: 面板 /miànbǎn/
panel {n} :: 盤區, 盘区; 鑲板, 镶板
panettone {n} (Christmas brioche with candied fruit) :: 意大利麵包, 意大利面包 /Yìdàlì miànbāo/, 託尼甜麵包, 托尼甜面包 /Tuōní tiánmiànbāo/
pan flute {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes ::
pan-fry {v} (fry in a pan) :: 用平底锅油煎
Pangaea {prop} (supercontinent prior to Triassic) :: 盤古大陸, 盘古大陆 /Pángǔ dàlù/
pangolin {n} (mammal) :: 穿山甲 /chuānshānjiǎ/, 鯪鯉, 鲮鲤 /línglǐ/, 龍鯉, 龙鲤 /lónglǐ/
panic {n} (overpowering fright) :: 恐慌 /kǒnghuāng/
panic {v} (to feel overwhelming fear) :: 恐慌 /kǒnghuāng/
panic attack {n} (sudden period of intense anxiety) :: 驚恐發作, 惊恐发作 /jīngkǒng fāzuò/
panic buying {n} (buying of commodities earlier than normal) :: 搶購, 抢购 /qiǎnggòu/
panini {n} (a sandwich) :: 帕尼尼 /pàníní/
panipuri {n} (Indian puff-pastry balls filled with a watery and spicy mixture) :: 香料, 香料 /xiāngliào shuǐjiàng sūzháqiú/
panjandrum {n} (important, powerful or influential person) :: 大人 /dàrén/
pankration {n} (ancient Greek martial art) :: 古希臘式搏擊, 古希腊式搏击 /gǔ Xīlà shì bójī/
panna cotta {n} (Italian dessert made from double cream) :: , /Yì shì nǎi dòng/
panopticon {n} (type of prison) :: 圓形監獄, 圆形监狱 /yuánxíng jiānyù/
panorama {n} (unbroken view of an entire surrounding area) :: 全景 /quánjǐng/
panoramic {adj} (with a wide view) :: 全景的 /quánjǐngde/
pan pipes {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes ::
panpipes {n} (musical instrument) :: 排笛 /páidí/, 潘笛 /Pāndí/, 排簫, 排箫 /páixiāo/
panpsychism {n} (the doctrine that all matter has a mental aspect) :: 泛心論, 泛心论 /fànxīnlùn/
pansexuality {n} (sexual orientation) :: 全性戀, 全性恋 /quánxìngliàn/, 泛性戀, 泛性恋 /fànxìngliàn/
Pan-Slavism {n} (movement) :: 泛斯拉夫主義, 泛斯拉夫主义 /fàn-Sīlāfūzhǔyì/
pansy {n} (plant) :: 三色堇 /sānsèjǐn/
pant {n} (a pair of pants) SEE: pants ::
pant {n} (a quick breathing) :: 呼吸, 急喘(jichuan)
pant {v} (to breathe quickly or in a labored manner) :: 喘氣, 喘气 /chuǎnqì/, 喘息 /chuǎnxí/, 氣喘吁吁, 气喘吁吁 /qìchuǎnxūxū/
pantheism {n} (belief that the universe is divine) :: 泛神論, 泛神论 /fànshénlùn/
panther {n} (big cat with black fur) :: 黑豹 /hēibào/, 豹子 /bàozi/, /bào/
panther {n} (big cat of genus Panthera) :: 黑豹 /hēi bào/, 豹子 /bàozi/, /bào/
panties {n} (short underpants for women or girls) :: 短襯褲, 短衬裤 /duǎn chènkù/, 內褲, 内裤 /nèikù/, 短褲, 短裤 /duǎnkù/
pant leg {n} (either of the legs of a pair of pants) :: 褲管, 裤管 /kùguǎn/, 褲腳管, 裤脚管 /kùjiǎoguǎn/, 褲桶, 裤桶 /kùtǒng/
pantomime {n} (gesturing without speaking) :: 啞劇, 哑剧 /yǎjù/
pantry {n} (storage room) :: 食品儲藏室, 食品储藏室 /shípǐn chúcángshì/, 備餐間, 备餐间 /bèicānjiān/, /guǐ/
pants {n} (garment covering the body from the waist downwards) :: 褲子, 裤子 /kùzi/, 長褲, 长裤 /chángkù/
pants {n} (undergarment covering the genitals) :: 內褲, 内裤 /nèikù/, 襯褲, 衬裤 /chènkù/
Pan-Turkism {n} (political movement) :: 泛突厥主義, 泛突厥主义 /fàn-Tūjuézhǔyì/
panty {n} (panties) SEE: panties ::
pantyhose {n} (nylon tights worn about legs) :: 連褲襪, 连裤袜 /liánkùwà/
panvitalism {n} (belief that all things are part of a single living universe) :: 泛生機論, 泛生机论 /fànshēngjīlùn/
panvitalism {n} (belief that all things in the universe are alive) :: 泛生機論, 泛生机论 /fànshēngjīlùn/
Panzhihua {prop} (prefecture-level city in China) :: 攀枝花 /Pānzhīhuā/
pap {n} (porridge) SEE: porridge ::
papa {n} (Father (familiar, conversational)) SEE: dad ::
papakha {n} (type of hat) :: 帕帕克 /pàpàkè/
paparazzi {n} (paparazzo) SEE: paparazzo ::
paparazzo {n} (freelance photographer of celebrities) :: 狗仔隊, 狗仔队 /gǒuzǎiduì/
papaya {n} (fruit) :: 木瓜 /mùguā/
papeda {n} (Ichang papeda) SEE: Ichang papeda ::
paper {n} (sheet material) :: , /zhǐ/
paper {n} (academic paper) :: 论文 /lunwen/
paper {adj} (made of paper) :: 紙製的, 纸制的 /zhǐzhì de/
paper {n} (newspaper) SEE: newspaper ::
paper {n} (wallpaper) SEE: wallpaper ::
paper {n} (wrapping paper) SEE: wrapping paper ::
paper {v} (to document) SEE: document ::
paper aeroplane {n} (toy aeroplane made by folding up a sheet of paper) :: 紙飛機, 纸飞机 /zhǐfēijī/
paper airplane {n} (paper aeroplane) SEE: paper aeroplane ::
paperboy {n} (male who delivers newspapers) :: 報童, 报童 /bàotóng/
paper clip {n} (paper clip) :: 回形針, 回形针 /huíxíngzhēn/, 萬字夾, 万字夹 /wànzìjiā/, 迴紋針, 回纹针 /huíwénzhēn/, 回文針, 回文针 /huíwénzhēn/, 曲別針, 曲别针 /qūbiézhēn/, 紙夾, 纸夹 /zhǐjiā/
paper cup {n} (disposable cup) :: 紙杯, 纸杯 /zhǐbēi/
paper cut {n} (wound caused by piece of paper) :: ["cause a paper cut"] 割傷, 割伤 /bèi zhǐ gēshāng/
papercutting {n} (jianzhi) SEE: jianzhi ::
papercutting {n} (art of cutting decorative designs out of paper) :: 剪紙, 剪纸 /jiǎnzhǐ/
paper jam {n} (malfunction in a printer or photocopier) :: 卡纸 /kǎzhǐ/, 卡紙 /kǎzhǐ/
papermaking {n} (craft of making paper) :: 造紙術, 造纸术 /zàozhǐshù/
paper money {n} (a form of banknotes) :: 紙幣, 纸币 /zhǐbì/
paper money {n} (type of joss paper) :: 紙錢, 纸钱 /zhǐqián/
paper tiger {n} (paper tiger) :: 紙老虎, 纸老虎 /zhǐlǎohǔ/
paper towel {n} (sheet of absorbent paper) :: 紙巾, 纸巾 /zhǐjīn/
paperweight {n} (small, decorative, somewhat weighty object) :: 鎮紙, 镇纸 /zhènzhǐ/, 紙鎮, 纸镇 /zhǐzhèn/, 書鎮, 书镇 /shūzhèn/, 紙壓, 纸压 /zhǐyā/
paperwork {n} (work involving written documents) :: 文書工作, 文书工作 /wénshū gōngzuò/, 公文處理, 公文处理 /gōngwén chǔlǐ/
paprika {n} (spice) :: 辣椒粉 /làjiāofěn/
Pap smear {n} (gynaecology: screening test) :: 子宮頸塗片檢查, 子宫颈涂片检查 /zǐgōngjǐng túpiàn jiǎnchá/
Pap test {n} (gynaecology: screening test) :: 子宮頸塗片檢查, 子宫颈涂片检查 /zǐgōngjǐng túpiàn jiǎnchá/
Papua New Guinea {prop} (country in Oceania) :: 巴布亞新幾內亞, 巴布亚新几内亚 /Bābùyà Xīn Jǐnèiyà/
papule {n} (small, inflammatory spot on skin without pus) :: 丘疹 /qiūzhěn/
papyrus {n} (plant in the sedge family) :: 紙草, 纸草 /zhǐcǎo/, 紙莎草, 纸莎草 /zhǐsuōcǎo/, 莎草 /suōcǎo/
papyrus {n} (material made from this plant) :: 紙莎草紙, 纸莎草纸 /zhǐsuōcǎozhǐ/, 紙草紙, 纸草纸 /zhǐcǎozhǐ/, 莎草紙, 莎草纸 /suōcǎozhǐ/
papyrus {n} (scroll or document written on this material) :: 古代文獻, 古代文献 /gǔdài wénxiàn/
parable {n} (short story illustrating a lesson) :: 譬語, 譬语 /pìyǔ/, 隱語, 隐语 /yǐnyǔ/, 諷喻, 讽喻 /fěngyù/, 寓言 /yùyán/
parabola {n} (a conic section) :: 拋物線, 抛物线 /pāowùxiàn/
Paracel Islands {prop} (group of islands) :: 西沙群島, 西沙群岛 /Xīshā Qúndǎo/, [from Vietnamese] 黃沙群島, 黄沙群岛 /Huángshā Qúndǎo/
paracetamol {n} (acetaminophen) SEE: acetaminophen ::
parachute {n} (a device designed to control the fall of an object) :: 降落傘, 降落伞 /jiàngluòsǎn/
parachuting {n} (sport) :: 跳傘, 跳伞 /tiàosǎn/
parade {n} (organized procession) :: 游行, 遊行 /yóuxíng/
paradichlorobenzene {n} (1,4-dichlorobenzene) :: 對二氯苯, 对二氯苯 /duìèr lǜběn/
paradigm {n} (way of viewing reality) :: 模式 /móshì/
paradigm {n} (example serving as a model or pattern) :: 範例, 范例 /fànlì/, 模範, 模范 /mófàn/,典范
paradigm {n} (linguistics: all forms which contain a common element) :: 词形变化表
paradise {n} (heaven) :: 天堂 /tiāntáng/, 樂園, 乐园 /lèyuán/, 天國, 天国 /tiānguó/
paradise {n} :: 樂園, 乐园 /lèyuán/, 天堂 /tiāntáng/, 仙境 /xiānjìng/, 天國, 天国 /tiānguó/
Paradise {prop} (Heaven) :: 天堂 /tiāntáng/, 天國, 天国 /tiānguó/
paradise on earth {n} (ideal or idyllic place) :: 人間樂園, 人间乐园 /rénjiān lèyuán/
paradise parrot {n} (colourful parrot) :: 天堂長尾鸚鵡, 天堂长尾鹦鹉 /tiāntáng chángwěi yīngwǔ/
paradox {n} (apparent contradiction which is nonetheless true ) :: 悖論, 悖论 /bèilùn/, 矛盾 /máodùn/
paradox {n} (in logic: a self-contradictory statement ) :: 悖論, 悖论 /bèilùn/, 矛盾 /máodùn/
paradox {n} (person or thing with contradictory properties ) :: 矛盾 /máodùn de rén/, 矛盾事物 /máodùn de shìwù/, 矛盾事情 /máodùn de shìqing/
paradoxical {adj} (having self-contradicting properties) :: 自相矛盾 /zìxiāngmáodùn/
paraffin {n} (kerosene) SEE: kerosene ::
paraffin {n} (paraffin wax) SEE: paraffin wax ::
paraffin wax {n} (paraffin wax) :: 石蠟, 石蜡 /shílà/
paraglider {n} (equipment) :: 滑翔傘, 滑翔伞 /huáxiángsǎn/
paragliding {n} (the sport of gliding with a paraglider) :: 滑翔傘, 滑翔伞 /huáxiángsǎn/
paragraph {n} (passage in text) :: /duàn/, 段落 /duànluò/
Paraguay {prop} (country in South America) :: 巴拉圭 /Bālāguī/
parahippocampal gyrus {n} (anatomy) :: 海馬旁回, 海马旁回
parakeet {n} (various species of small parrots) :: 長尾鸚鵡, 长尾鹦鹉 /cháng wěi yīngwǔ/
paralanguage {n} (non-verbal elements of speech) :: 副語言, 副语言 /fùyǔyán/
paralegal {n} (one who assists a lawyer) :: 律師助理, 律师助理 /lǜshī zhùlǐ/
parallax {n} :: 視差, 视差 /shìchā/
parallel {adj} (equally distant from one another at all points) :: 平行 /píngxíng/
parallel {n} (one of a set of parallel lines) :: 平行線, 平行线 /píngxíngxiàn/
parallel {n} (line of latitude) :: 緯綫, 纬线 /wěixiàn/, 緯圈, 纬圈 /wěiquān/
parallelepiped {n} (solid figure) :: 平行六面體, 平行六面体 /píngxíng liù miàntǐ/
parallel import {n} (import without permission of the intellectual property owner) :: 平行進口貨品, 平行进口货品 /píngxíng jìnkǒu huòpǐn/, 平行輸入貨品, 平行输入货品 /píngxíng shūrù huòpǐn/, 水貨, 水货 /shuǐhuò/
parallelogram {n} (convex quadrilateral in which each pair of opposite edges are parallel and of equal length) :: 平行四邊形, 平行四边形 /píngxíng sìbiānxíng/
parallel text {n} (text placed alongside its translation) :: 平行文本 /píngxíng wénběn/
parallel text {n} (text similar to one being translated) :: 平行文本 /píngxíng wénběn/
parallel universe {n} (universe that exists separately alongside another universe) :: 平行宇宙 /píngxíng yǔzhòu/
Paralympic Games {prop} (international sports competition for people with physical disabilities, see also: Paralympics) :: 殘疾人奧林匹克運動會, 残疾人奥林匹克运动会 /cánjírén Àolínpǐkè yùndònghuì/, 殘奧會, 残奥会 /cán'àohuì/, 殘奧, 残奥 /cán'ào/
paralysis {n} (loss of muscle control) :: 癱瘓, 瘫痪 /tānhuàn/, 麻痹 /mábì/ (traditional variant: 痲痺)
Paramaribo {prop} (capital of Suriname) :: 帕拉馬里博, 帕拉马里博 /Pàlāmǎlǐbó/
paramecium {n} (organism) :: 草履蟲, 草履虫 /cǎolǚchóng/
paramedic {n} (individual trained to stabilize people outside of hospital) :: 護理人員, 护理人员 /hùlǐ rényuán/
parameter {n} (variable kept constant during an experiment, calculation or similar) :: 參數, 参数 /cānshù/, 參量, 参量 /cānliàng/
parameter {n} (name in a function or subroutine definition) :: 參數, 参数 /cānshù/
parameterization {n} (representation of physical effects) :: 参数化
parametric {adj} (of, relating to, or defined using parameters) :: 參數的
parametric equation {n} (equations that define coordinates of dependent variables of a curve or surface) :: 參數方程式, 参数方程式 /cānshù fāngchéngshì/, 參數方程, 参数方程 /cānshù fāngchéng/
paramilitary {n} (a group of civilians trained and organized in a military fashion) :: 准军事部队
paramilitary {adj} (relating to a paramilitary) :: 准军事的
paramita {n} (perfection (Buddhism)) :: 波羅蜜, 波罗蜜 /bōluómì/, 彼岸 /bǐ'àn/
paramour {n} (illicit lover) :: 姦夫, 奸夫 /jiānfū/ [male]; 姦婦, 奸妇 /jiānfù/ [female], 情婦, 情妇 /qíngfù/ [female], 相好的 /xiānghǎo-de/ [colloquial]
paranoia {n} (A psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution) :: 偏執狂, 偏执狂 /piānzhíkuáng/, 妄想狂 /wàngxiǎngkuáng/
paranoiac {n} (somebody who has paranoia) SEE: paranoid ::
paranoid {n} (someone suffering from paranoia) :: 妄想狂者 /wàngxiǎngkuángzhě/
paranoid schizophrenia {n} (form of schizophrenia accompanied by delusions) :: 偏狂型精神分裂症 /piānkuángxíng jīngshén fēnlièzhèng/
paraphernalia {n} (miscellaneous items) :: 雜項物品, 杂项物品 /záxiàng wùpǐn/, 各種物件, 各种物件 /gè zhǒng wùjiàn/, 隨身用具, 随身用具 /suíshēn yòngjù/, 雜件, 杂件 /zá jiàn/
paraphrase {v} (to compose a paraphrase) :: 釋義, 释义 /shìyì/, 意譯, 意译 /yìyì/, [retell] 復述, 复述 /fùshù/
paraplegia {n} (paralysed condition) :: 截癱, 截瘫 /jiétān/
paraprosdokian {n} (figure of speech) :: [no corresponding term exists] 句子最後意想不到結尾, 句子最后意想不到结尾 (jùzi zài zuìhòu yìxiǎngbudào de jiéwěi)
parapsychology {n} (study of that which cannot yet be explained) :: 超心理學, 超心理学 /chāoxīnlǐxué/, 心靈學, 心灵学 /xīnlíngxué/, 靈學, 灵学 /língxué/, 通靈學, 通灵学 /tōnglíngxué/
parasite {n} (useless person who always relies on other people's work and gives nothing back) :: 寄生蟲, 寄生虫 /jìshēngchóng/, 食客 /shíkè/
parasite {n} ((generally undesirable) living organism that exists by stealing resources from another living organism) :: 寄生物 /jìshēngwù/, 寄生蟲, 寄生虫 /jìshēngchóng/
parasite {n} :: 寄生生物 /jì shēng shēng wù/
parasitology {n} (study of parasites) :: 寄生蟲學, 寄生虫学 /jìshēngchóngxué/
parasol {n} (umbrella used as protection from the sun) :: 遮陽傘, 遮阳伞 /zhēyángsǎn/, 太陽傘, 太阳伞 /tàiyángsǎn/, 陽傘, 阳伞 /yángsǎn/
parasol tree {n} (Polyscias kikuyuensis) :: Polyscias kikuyuensis
parasol tree {n} (Firmiana simplex) :: 梧桐 /wútóng/
parasynonym {n} (near-synonym) SEE: near-synonym ::
parataxis {n} (in grammar) :: 意合式 /yìhéshì/, 並列結構, 并列结构 /bìngliè jiégòu/
paratha {n} (Indian bread) :: 印度, 印度 /Yìndù pāobǐng/, 印度, 印度 /Yìndù shuǎibǐng/
paratrooper {n} (soldier that parachutes from aircraft) :: 傘兵, 伞兵 /sǎnbīng/, 空降兵 /kōngjiàngbīng/
paratyphoid fever {n} (acute infectious intestinal disease) :: 副傷寒, 副伤寒 /fùshānghán/
parboil {v} (partially boil) :: /zhǔ chéng bàn shú/
parcel {n} (package wrapped for shipment) :: 包裹, 包裹 /bāoguǒ/, 郵包, 邮包 /yóubāo/
parched {adj} (dry) :: /zào/
parchment {n} (material) :: 羊皮紙, 羊皮纸 /yángpízhǐ/
pardon {n} (forgiveness for an offence) :: 原諒, 原谅 /yuánliàng/
pardon {n} (releasing order) :: 赦免 /shèmiǎn/
pardon {v} (to forgive) :: 原諒, 原谅 /yuánliàng/, 寬恕, 宽恕 /kuānshù/
pardon {v} (to grant an official pardon) :: 赦免 /shèmiǎn/
pardon {interj} (interjection, request to repeat) :: 請再說一遍, 请再说一遍 /qǐng zàishuō yī biàn/, 什么 /shénme/, 什麼
pardon me {phrase} (sorry, as an apology) :: 对不起 (duì bù qì)
pareidolia {n} (tendency to interpret vague stimuli as something familiar) :: 空想性錯視, 空想性错视 /kōngxiǎngxìng cuòshì/
paremiology {n} (the study of proverbs) :: 諺語研究, 谚语研究 /yànyǔ yánjiū/
parent {n} (person from whom one is descended) :: , /qīn/
parent {n} (parent company) SEE: parent company ::
parental leave {n} (leave of absence for a parent to take care of a baby) :: 產假, 产假 /chǎnjià/, 育嬰假, 育婴假 /yùyīngjiǎ/
parent company {n} (a company that owns or controls another company) :: 總公司, 总公司 /zǒnggōngsī/
parenthesis {n} (either of a pair of brackets ( )) :: 圓括號, 圆括号 /yuánkuòhào/, 插入語, 插入语 /chārùyǔ/
parenting {n} (process of raising and educating a child from birth until adulthood) :: [no exact equivalent in Chinese, the following are related terms] 家教 /jiājiào/, 教育 /jiàoyù/, 教養, 教养 /jiàoyǎng/, 親子教育, 亲子教育 /qīnzǐ jiāoyù/, 家庭教育 /jiātíng jiàoyù/
parents {n} (one's parents) :: 父母 /fùmǔ/, 爸媽, 爸妈 /bàmā/, 雙親, 双亲 /shuāngqīn/, 怙恃 /hùshì/ [classical], 爹娘 /diēniáng/, 爺娘, 爷娘 /yéniáng/ [archaic], 爹媽, 爹妈 /diēmā/
paresthesia {n} (sensation of burning, prickling, itching, or tingling of the skin with no obvious cause) :: 感覺異常, 感觉异常 /gǎnjué yìcháng/
paresthesis {n} (paresthesia) SEE: paresthesia ::
Pareto principle {n} (principle) :: 帕雷托法則, 帕雷托法则 /Pàléituō fǎzé/
parfait {n} (an iced dessert) :: 芭菲 /bāfēi/
parietal lobe {n} (Division of cerebrum) :: 頂葉, 顶叶 /dǐngyè/
Paris {prop} (capital of France) :: 巴黎 /Bālí/
Paris {prop} (Trojan prince) :: 帕里斯 /Pàlǐsī/
parish {n} (part of a diocese) :: 教區, 教区 /jiàoqū/
parishioner {n} (member of a parish) :: 教區居民, 教区居民 /jiàoqū jūmín/
Parisian {n} (someone from Paris) :: 巴黎人 /Bālí rén/
Paris syndrome {n} (psychological disorder) :: 巴黎綜合症, 巴黎综合症 /Bālí zōnghézhèng/
parity {n} (the number of times a sow has farrowed) :: 胎次
park {n} (ground for recreation) :: 公園, 公园 /gōngyuán/
park {v} (bring to a halt) :: /tíng/ [transitive], 停車, 停车 /tíngchē/ [intransitive]
Park {prop} (Korean surname) SEE: Bak ::
parka {n} (long jacket) :: 派克大衣 /pàikè dàyī/
parking {n} (action) :: 停車, 停车 /tíngchē/, 泊車, 泊车 /bóchē/
parking {n} (space) :: 停車處, 停车处 /tíngchēchù/
parking brake {n} (brake intended for keeping a vehicle stationary without constant operator attention) :: 駐車制動, 驻车制动 /zhùchē zhìdòng/
parking lot {n} (open area, generally paved, where automobiles may be left when not in use) :: 停車場, 停车场 /tíngchēchǎng/
parking meter {n} (device for collecting parking fees) :: 收費咪錶, 收费咪表 /shōufèi mī biǎo/, 停車計時器, 停车计时器 /tíngchē jìshíqì/
parking space {n} (space in which a vehicle can be parked) :: 停車位, 停车位 /tíngchēwèi/, 車位, 车位 /chēwèi/
parking violation {n} (illegal parking) :: 違章停車, 违章停车 (wéizhāng tíngchē)
Parkinson's disease {n} (Parkinson's disease) :: 帕金森病 /Pàjīnsēn bìng/, 帕金森氏癥, 帕金森氏症 /Pàjīnsēnshì zhèng/, 帕金森綜合癥, 帕金森综合症 /Pàjīnsēn zōngzézhèng/, 柏金遜癥, 柏金逊症 /Bǎijīnxùn zhèng/
parkour {n} (athletic discipline) :: 跑酷
parlance {n} (A certain way of speaking (or using words)) :: 措辞
parliament {n} (institution with elected or appointed members) :: 議會, 议会 /yìhuì/, 議院, 议院 /yìyuàn/, 國會, 国会 /guóhuì/
Parliament {prop} (parliament) SEE: parliament ::
parliamentarian {n} (member of parliament) :: 議會議員, 议会议员 /yìhuì yìyuán/, 國會議員, 国会议员 /guóhuì yìyuán/
Parma {prop} (province) :: 帕爾馬, 帕尔马 /Pà'ěrmǎ/
parmesan {n} (hard, full-fat Italian cheese from Parma) :: 巴馬乾酪, 巴马干酪 /Bāmǎ gānlào/
Parmesan {n} (parmesan) SEE: parmesan ::
parochial {adj} (pertaining to a parish) :: 教區的, 教区的 /jiàoqū de/
parochial {adj} (characterized by an unsophisticated focus on local concerns) :: [narrow] 狹隘, 狭隘 /xiá'ài/
parody {n} (expression making fun of something else) :: 戲仿, 戏仿 /xìfǎng/, 諧仿, 谐仿 /xiéfǎng/
parody {v} (to make a parody of something) :: 戲仿, 戏仿 /xìfǎng/, 諧仿, 谐仿 /xiéfǎng/
paroemia {n} (proverb) SEE: proverb ::
parole {n} (law: a release of (a prisoner)) :: 假釋, 假释 /jiǎshì/
paronychia {n} (infection under the cuticle) SEE: whitlow ::
paronym {n} (word derived from the same root/stem) :: 同源詞, 同源词 /tóngyuáncí/
parotid {n} (parotid gland) SEE: parotid gland ::
parotid gland {n} (salivary gland) :: 腮腺 /sāixiàn/
parquet {n} (the part of a theatre between the orchestra and the parquet circle) SEE: stall ::
parquet {n} (a wooden floor made of parquetry) :: 鑲木地板, 镶木地板 /xiāngmù dìbǎn/, 鋪鑲木地板, 铺镶木地板 /pùxiāng mùdìbǎn/, 木條鑲花之地板, 木条镶花之地板 /mùtiáo xiānghuā zhī dìbǎn/
parrot {n} (kind of bird) :: 鸚鵡, 鹦鹉 /yīngwǔ/, 能言鳥, 能言鸟 /néngyánniǎo/, 鸚哥, 鹦哥 /yīnggē/
parrot {v} (to repeat exactly without showing understanding) :: 鸚鵡學舌, 鹦鹉学舌 /yīngwǔ xuéshé/, 人云亦云 /rényúnyìyún/
parrot {n} (puffin) SEE: puffin ::
parse {v} ((linguistics) to resolve into elements) :: 解析 /jiěxī/, 剖析 /pōuxì/
parse {n} (act of parsing) :: 解析 /jiěxī/
parsec {n} (parallax second) :: 秒差距 /miǎochājù/
parseltongue {prop} (language of snakes in Harry Potter) :: 蛇佬腔
parser {n} (computer program) :: 解析器 /jiěxīqì/
parsimonious {adj} (Exhibiting parsimony) :: 小氣
parsley {n} (herb) :: 歐芹, 欧芹 /ōuqín/, 荷蘭芹, 荷兰芹 /hélánqín/, 香菜 /xiāngcài/
parsnip {n} (the plant Pastinaca sativa) :: 歐防風, 欧防风 /ōufángfēng/
parsnip {n} (the edible root of Pastinaca sativa) :: 歐防風, 欧防风 /ōufángfēng/
part {n} (fraction of a whole ) :: 部分 /bùfen/
part {n} (position or role ) :: 角色 /juésè/, /jué/, 任務, 任务 /rènwu/ [position]
part {adj} (partial) SEE: partial ::
part {adv} (partially) SEE: partially ::
partake {v} (to take part in an activity) :: 参加 /cānjiā/
parthenogenesis {n} (reproduction from a single gamete without fertilisation) :: 孤雌生殖 /gūcíshēngzhí/
Parthenon {prop} (ancient temple to Athena) :: 帕德嫩, 巴特農; (Simplified): 帕台农神庙
Parthia {prop} ((historical) region) :: 帕提亚 /Pàtíyà/
Parthia {prop} (empire of the Parthians) :: 帕提亞, 帕提亚 /Pàtíyà/
partial {adj} (existing in part) :: 部分 /bùfèn/
partial differential equation {n} (equation) :: 偏微分方程 /piān wēifēn fāngchéng, piān wéifēn fāngchéng/
partially {adv} (to a partial degree) :: 部分地 /bùfèn de/
participant {n} (one who participates) :: 參加者, 参加者 /cānjiāzhě/, 參與者, 参与者 /cānyùzhě/
participate {v} (to join in, to take part, to involve oneself) :: 參加, 参加 /cānjiā/
participation {n} (act of participating) :: 參加, 参加 /cānjiā/, 參與, 参与 /cānyù/
participial {n} (participle) SEE: participle ::
participle {n} (verb form) :: 分詞, 分词 /fēncí/
particle {n} (body with very small size) :: 粒子 /lìzi/
particle {n} (word that does not obviously belong to any particular part of speech) :: 助詞, 助词 /zhùcí/
particle accelerator {n} (a device that accelerates electrically charged particles to extremely high speeds) :: 粒子加速器 /lìzǐ jiāsùqì/
particle physics {n} (particle physics) :: 粒子物理學, 粒子物理学 /lìzǐ wùlǐxué/
particular {adj} (partial) SEE: partial ::
particular {adj} (known only to an individual person or group) SEE: confidential ::
parting {n} (farewell) :: 離別, 离别 /líbié/, 分別, 分别 /fēnbié/
partisan {n} (member of a body of detached light troops) SEE: guerrilla ::
partitive {n} (partitive case) :: 表分詞
partitive case {n} (case used to indicate that an object is affected only partially by the verb) SEE: partitive ::
partiture {n} (score (music)) SEE: score ::
partly {adv} (in part) :: 部分地 /bùfèn de/
partner {n} (someone who is associated with another in a common activity or interest) :: 伙伴 /huǒbàn/, 搭檔, 搭档 /dādàng, dādǎng/
partner {n} (a member of a business or law partnership) :: 伙伴 /huǒbàn/
partner {n} (spouse, domestic, or romantic partner) :: 伴侶, 伴侣 /bànlǚ/
part of speech {n} (the function a word or phrase performs) :: 詞類, 词类 /cílèi/, 詞性, 词性 /cíxìng/
partridge {n} (any bird of the genera Perdix or Alectoris) :: 鷓鴣, 鹧鸪 /zhègū/, 石雞, 石鸡 /shíjī/, 山鶉, 山鹑 /shānchún/, 竹雞, 竹鸡 /zhújī/, 灰山鶉, 灰山鹑 /huīshānchún/
partridgeberry {n} (Vaccinium vitis-idaea) SEE: lingonberry ::
parts interpreter {n} (someone who sells replacement parts for motor vehicles) :: 零件銷售員, 零件销售员 /língjiàn xiāoshòuyuán/
part-time {adj} (involving less than the normal time) :: 兼職, 兼职 /jiānzhí/, 兼任 /jiānrèn/
parturition {n} (act of giving birth) :: 出生 /chūshēng/, 分娩 /fēnmiǎn/, 生產, 生产 /shēngchǎn/, /miǎn/
part ways {v} (go in different directions) :: 割捨, 割舍 /gēshě/
part with {v} (willingly let go of) :: 割捨, 割舍 /gēshě/
party {n} (law: particular side in a contract or legal action) :: 一方 /yīfāng/
party {n} (social gathering) :: 聚會, 聚会 /jùhuì/, 宴會, 宴会 /yànhuì/, 派對, 派对 /pàiduì/ [loanword]
party {n} (political group) SEE: political party ::
party dress {n} (woman's elegant dress) :: 晚禮服, 晚礼服 /wǎnlǐfú/
party pooper {n} (one who dampens the fun of a group activity) SEE: spoilsport ::
par value {n} (face value) SEE: face value ::
parvenu {n} (a person who has risen, climbed up, or has been promoted to a higher social class) :: 暴發戶, 暴发户 /bàofāhù/, 新貴, 新贵 /xīnguì/
pas {n} (step) :: 舞步 /wǔbù/
Pasargadae {prop} (ancient city of Persia) :: 帕薩爾加德
pascal {n} (SI unit of pressure and stress) :: 帕斯卡 /pàsīkǎ/
Pascal's triangle {n} (Pascal's triangle) :: 賈憲三角形, 贾宪三角形 /Jiǎxiàn sānjiǎoxíng/, 楊輝三角形, 杨辉三角形 /Yánghuī sānjiǎoxíng/, 帕斯卡三角形, 帕斯卡三角形 /Pàsīkǎ sānjiǎoxíng/
pasha {n} (title) :: 巴夏 /bāxià/
Pashto {n} (official language of Afghanistan) :: 普什圖語, 普什图语 /Pǔshítúyǔ/
Pashtun {prop} (Pashto) SEE: Pashto ::
Pasir Ris {prop} (town in Singapore) :: 巴西立 /Bāxīlì/
paska {n} (paskha) SEE: paskha ::
paskha {n} (Easter dessert) :: 甜奶渣糕 /tiánnǎizhāgāo/
paso doble {n} (Spanish ballroom dance) :: 鬥牛舞, 斗牛舞 /dòuniúwǔ/
pass {v} (elapse) :: 過去, 过去 /guòqù/, , /guò/
pass {v} (go by, over, etc) :: , /guò/
pass {n} (password) SEE: password ::
passacaglia {n} (historical Spanish dance) :: 帕薩卡利亞, 帕萨卡利亚 /pàsàkǎlìyà/, 帕薩卡里亞, 帕萨卡里亚 /pàsàkǎlǐyà/
passage {n} (section of text or music) :: 片斷, 片断 /piànduàn/, 片段 /piànduàn/
passageway {n} (covered walkway) :: 通道 /tōngdào/
pass away {v} (to die (euphemistic)) :: 去世 /qùshì/, 逝世 /shìshì/
passbook {n} (booklet used to record bank transactions) :: 存摺 /cúnzhé/
pass by {v} (go by) SEE: go by ::
passenger {n} (one who rides or travels in a vehicle) :: 乘客 /chéngkè/, 旅客 /lǚkè/
passenger dedicated line {n} (railroad line dedicated for the exclusive use of passenger trains) :: 客運專線, 客运专线 /kèyùn zhuānxiàn/
passenger ship {n} (type of ship) :: 客輪, 客轮 /kèlún/, 客船 /kèchuán/
passenger train {n} (type of train) :: 客車, 客车 /kèchē/
passer-by {n} (a person who is passing by) :: 路人 /lùrén/
pass gas {v} (break wind) SEE: break wind ::
passing {adj} (that passes away; ephemeral) :: 去世
passing {adj} (done only in passing; vague, cursory) :: 粗略的,基本的
passion {n} (any great emotion) :: 激情 /jīqíng/, 热情, 热心
passion {n} (suffering of Jesus) :: 受難, 受难 /shòunàn/
passionate {adj} (fired with intense feeling) :: 多情 /duōqíng/, 熾熱, 炽热 /chìrè/, 熱情, 热情 /rèqíng/
passion fruit {n} (edible fruit) :: 西番蓮果, 西番莲果 /xīfānlián guǒ/, 百香果 /bǎixiāngguǒ/
passion pit {n} (drive-in theatre) SEE: drive-in ::
passivation {n} (process of a making a material non-reactive) :: 钝化 (dùnhuà)
passive {n} (passive voice) SEE: passive voice ::
passive {adj} (not active, but acted upon) :: 消极的 (xiāo jí de)
passive {adj} (grammar: being in the passive voice) :: 被动 (bèidòng)
passive {adj} (psychology: being inactive and receptive in a relationship) :: 被动 (bèidòng)
passive smoking {n} (inhalation of smoke from somebody else´s tobacco) :: 二手煙, 二手烟 /èrshǒuyān/
passive vocabulary {n} (words and phrases that someone understands but does not commonly use) :: 被動詞彙, 被动词汇 /bèidòng cíhuì/
passive voice {n} (grammatical term) :: 被動語態, 被动语态 /bèidòng yǔtài/
pass on {v} (To die) SEE: die ::
pass on {v} (to convey or communicate) :: 傳達, 传达 /chuándá/
Passover {prop} (Jewish festival) :: 逾越節, 逾越节 /Yúyuèjié/, 無酵節, 无酵节 /Wújiàojié, Wúxiàojié/, 除酵節, 除酵节 /Chújiàojié, Chúxiàojié/, 巴斯卦節, 巴斯卦节 /Bāsīguàjié/
passport {n} (official document) :: 護照, 护照 /hùzhào/
pass the buck {v} (to transfer responsibility or blame from oneself) :: 推卸責任, 推卸责任 /tuīxiè zérèn/
password {n} (word used to gain admittance) :: 密碼, 密码 /mìmǎ/, 口令 /kǒulìng/
password {n} (computing: string of characters known only to a user) :: 密碼, 密码 /mìmǎ/
past {adj} (ago) SEE: ago ::
past {n} (period of time that has already happened) :: 過去, 过去 /guòqu/
past {n} ((grammar) past tense) :: 過去時態, 过去时态 /guòqù shítài/, 過去時, 过去时 /guòqùshí/
past {adv} (in a direction that passes) :: 经过
pasta {n} (dough) :: 意大利麵, 意大利面 /Yìdàlì miàn/
pasta e fagioli {n} (soup made with pasta and beans) :: 意大利麵豆湯, 意大利面豆汤 /yìdàlìmiàndòutāng/
paste {v} (to insert a piece of text) :: 黏貼, 黏贴 /niántiē/
pastel {n} (crayon made from such a paste) :: 彩色蠟筆, 彩色蜡笔 /cǎisè làbǐ/
pastel de nata {n} (Portuguese egg tart pastry) :: 葡式蛋撻, 葡式蛋挞 /Púshì dàntà/
pasteurisation {n} (treatment of perishable food) :: 巴氏消毒法 /Bāshì xiāodúfǎ/, 巴氏殺菌, 巴氏杀菌 /Bāshì shājùn/
pastime {n} (that which amuses) :: 消遣 /xiāoqiǎn/, 娛樂, 娱乐 /yúlè/
pastor {n} (shepherd) SEE: shepherd ::
pastor {n} (a minister or priest) :: 牧師, 牧师 /mùshī/
past participle {n} (past participle) :: 過去分詞, 过去分词 /guòqù fēncí/
past perfect {n} (pluperfect tense) SEE: pluperfect tense ::
pastrami {n} (seasoned smoked cut of beef) :: 五香熏牛肉 /wǔxiāng xūn niúròu/
pastry {n} (food group) :: 糕點, 糕点 /gāodiǎn/, 點心, 点心 /diǎnxin/, 糕餅, 糕饼 /gāobǐng/
pastry {n} (type of dough) :: 油酥面團, 油酥面团 /yóusū miàntuán/
past tense {n} (form of language) :: 過去時態, 过去时态 /guòqù shítài/, 過去式, 过去式 /guòqù shì/
pasture {v} (graze) SEE: graze ::
pasture {n} (land on which cattle can be kept for feeding) :: 牧場, 牧场 /mùchǎng/, 牧草地 /mùcǎodì/
pasty {n} (a covering for the nipple) :: 胸貼, 胸贴 /xiōngtiē/
pasty {n} (A type of seasoned meat and vegetable pie) :: 餡餅, 馅饼 /xiànbǐng/
pat {v} (to tap gently) :: /pāi/
pataca {n} (monetary unit of Macau) :: 澳門幣, 澳门币 /Àoménbì/, 澳門圓, 澳门圆 /Àomén yuán/
Patagonia {prop} (geographical region) :: 巴塔哥尼亞, 巴塔哥尼亚 /Bātǎgēníyǎ/
patch {n} (figuratively: fit) SEE: fit ::
patch {n} (paltry fellow) SEE: fool ::
patch {n} (computing: file describing changes made to source code) :: 修補程式, 修补程式 /xiūbǔ chéngshì/
patch file {n} (patch) SEE: patch ::
patella {n} (kneecap) SEE: kneecap ::
patellofemoral pain syndrome {n} (pain originating from the patella and the femur) :: 髕骨股骨疼痛症候群, 髌骨股骨疼痛症候群 /bìngǔ gǔgǔ téngtòng zhènghòuqún/
patent {n} (declaration issued by a government to an inventor) :: 專利, 专利 /zhuānlì/
paternal {adj} (of or pertaining to one's father) :: 父親的, 父亲的 /fùqin-de/, 父系 /fùxì/, 母系 /mǔxì/
paternal aunt {n} (the sister of one's father) :: [father's sister] /gū/, 姑媽, 姑妈 /gūmā/, 姑姑 /gūgu/, 姑母 /gūmǔ/, [father’s elder brother’s wife] 伯母 /bómǔ/, [father’s younger brother’s wife] 叔母 /shúmǔ/, 嬸母, 婶母 /shěnmǔ/, 嬸嬸, 婶婶 /shěnshen/
paternal cousin {n} (a child of one's father's sibling) :: 堂兄 (tángxiōng), 堂哥 (tánggē) [father’s brother’s son older than oneself]; 堂弟 (tángdì) [father’s brother’s son younger than oneself]; 堂姊 (tángjiě) [father’s brother’s daughter older than oneself]; 堂妹 (tángmèi) [father’s brother’s daughter younger than oneself]; 表兄 (biǎoxiōng), 表哥 (biǎogē) [father’s sister’s son older than oneself]; 表弟 (biǎodì) [father’s sister’s son younger than oneself]; 表姊 (biǎojiě) [father’s sister’s daughter older than oneself]; 表妹 (biǎomèi) [father’s sister’s daughter younger than oneself]
paternal grandfather {n} (one's father's father) :: 爺爺, 爷爷 /yéye/, 祖父 /zǔfù/
paternal grandmother {n} (one's father's mother) :: 奶奶 /nǎinai/, 祖母 /zǔmǔ/
paternal uncle {n} (brother of one's father) :: 伯父 /bófù/, 伯伯 /bóbo/ [father’s elder brother], 叔父 /shúfù/, 叔叔 /shúshu/ [father’s younger brother], 姑父 /gūfù/, 姑丈 /gūzhàng/ [father's brother-in-law]
paternity test {n} (test) :: 親子鑑定, 亲子鉴定 /qīnzǐ jiàndìng/
paternoster {n} (a rosary) SEE: rosary ::
paternoster {n} (Lord's prayer) :: 主禱文, 主祷文 /zhǔdǎowén/
path {n} (a trail for the use of, or worn by, pedestrians) :: 路徑, 路径 /lùjìng/, 蹊徑, 蹊径 /xījìng/, 道路 /dàolù/
path {n} (computing: a specification for a location within a hierarchical or tree-like structure) :: 路徑, 路径 /lùjìng/
path {n} :: 路径 /lùjìng/
pathetic {adj} (arousing pity, sympathy, or compassion) :: 可憐, 可怜 /kělián/
pathetic {adj} (arousing scorn or contempt) :: 可笑 /kěxiào/
pathobiology {n} (branch of biology that deals with pathology) :: 病理学
pathogen {n} (an organism or substance that causes disease) :: 病原體, 病原体 /bìngyuántǐ/
pathogenic {adj} (able to cause disease) :: 致病 /zhìbìng de/, 病原 /bìngyuán de/
pathology {n} (branch of medicine) :: 病理學, 病理学 /bìnglǐxué/
pathology {n} (medical specialty) :: 病理學, 病理学 /bìnglǐxué/
pathology {n} (abnormality) :: 病理 /bìnglǐ/
patience {n} (quality of being patient) :: 耐性 /nàixìng/, 忍耐 /rěnnài/
patient {adj} (not losing one's temper while waiting) :: 耐心 /nàixīn/, 耐煩, 耐烦 /nàifán/
patient {n} (someone who receives treatment from a doctor) :: 患者 /huànzhě/, 病患 /bìnghuàn/
Patil {prop} (surname) :: 帕蒂爾, 帕蒂尔 /Pàdì'ěr/
Patna {prop} (state capital of Bihar, India) :: 巴特那 /Bātènà, Bātènèi/
Patras {prop} (city of Greece) :: 佩特雷 /Pèitèléi/
patriarch {n} (male leader) :: 宗主教 /zōngzhǔjiào/
patriarchy {n} (social system) :: 父權制, 父权制 /fùquánzhì/, 父權, 父权 /fùquán/
patriarchy {n} :: 父系社會, 父系社会 /fùxìshèhuì/
patriot {n} (person who loves, supports and defends their country) :: 愛國者, 爱国者 /àiguózhě/
patriotic {adj} (inspired by patriotism) :: 愛國的, 爱国的 /àiguóde/
patriotism {n} (love of one's own country) :: 愛國主義, 爱国主义 /àiguózhǔyì/, 愛國心, 爱国心 /àiguóxīn/
patrol {n} (going of the rounds) :: 巡邏, 巡逻 /xúnluó/
patrol {n} (movement by a small body of troops beyond the line of outposts) :: 巡邏, 巡逻 /xúnluó/
patrol {n} (guard or men who go the rounds for observation) :: [patrol team] 巡邏隊, 巡逻队 /xúnluóduì/, [patrol leader] 巡邏隊長, 巡逻队长 /xúnluóduìzhǎng/
patrol {n} (perambulation of a particular line or district) :: [patrol team] 巡邏隊, 巡逻队 /xúnluóduì/
patrol {v} (go the rounds along a chain of sentinels) :: 巡邏, 巡逻 /xúnluó/
patrol {v} (go the rounds of, as a sentry, guard or policeman) :: 巡邏, 巡逻 /xúnluó/
patrol boat {n} (small naval vessel designed for coast defence) :: 巡邏艇, 巡逻艇 /xúnluótǐng/
patrol car {n} (police car) :: 巡邏車, 巡逻车 /xúnluóchē/
patron {n} :: 老顧客
patronising {adj} (offensively condescending) SEE: condescending ::
patronize {v} (to defend, protect, support) :: 栽培 /zāipéi/
patronizing {adj} (offensively condescending) SEE: condescending ::
patron saint {n} (saint from whom a specific group claims special protection or prayer) :: 主保聖人, 主保圣人 /zhǔbǎo shèngrén/
patronymic {n} (a name from father's name) :: 父名 /fùmíng/
pattern {n} (that from which a copy is made) :: 模式 /móshì/, 樣式, 样式 /yàngshì/, 模樣, 模样 /múyàng/
Paul {prop} (the Apostle) :: 保羅, 保罗 /Bǎoluó/, 保祿, 保禄 /Bǎolù/ [Catholic]
Paul {prop} (male given name) :: 保羅, 保罗 /Bǎoluó/
Paulette {prop} (female given name) :: 波莱特 /Bōláitè/, 波萊特 /Bōláitè/
Pauli exclusion principle {n} (a principle in quantum mechanics) :: 泡利不相容原理 /Pàolì bù xiāngróng yuánlǐ/, 不相容原理 /bù xiāngróng yuánlǐ/
pauper {n} (one who is extremely poor) :: 窮光蛋, 穷光蛋 /qióngguāngdàn/, 窮鬼, 穷鬼 /qióngguǐ/
pause {v} (to interrupt something) :: 停頓, 停顿 /tíngdùn/, 暫停, 暂停 /zàntíng/
pause {n} (temporary stop or rest) :: 停頓, 停顿 /tíngdùn/, 暫停, 暂停 /zàntíng/
pave {v} ((British) to cover with paving stones) :: 鋪砌, 铺砌 /pūqì/
pavement {n} (footpath) :: 人行道 /rénxíngdào/, 步道 /bùdào/
pave the way {v} (to make future development easier) :: 鋪路, 铺路 /pūlù/
pavilion {n} (ornate tent) :: 亭子 /tíngzi/
pavilion {n} (cartiliginous part of the outer ear) SEE: pinna ::
pavilion {n} :: 亭子
pavlova {n} (meringue dessert) :: 奶油水果蛋白餅, 奶油水果蛋白饼 /nǎiyóu shuǐguǒ dànbáibǐng/
paw {n} (soft foot of an animal) :: , /jiǎo/, /zhuǎ/, 爪子 /zhuǎzi/, /fán/
pawl {n} (pawl) :: 千斤 /qiānjīn/
pawn {n} (chess piece) :: /bīng/
pawn {n} (someone who is being manipulated) :: 爪牙, 爪牙 /zhaoya/
pawnbroker {n} (person who makes monetary loans at interest, taking personal property as security) :: 當舖老闆, 当铺老板 /dàngpù lǎobǎn/
pawnshop {n} (business premises of a pawnbroker) :: 當鋪, 当铺 /dàngpù/
pawpaw {n} (fruit) :: 泡泡 /pàopào/
pay {v} (to give money in exchange for goods or services) :: /fù/, 支付 /zhīfù/, 給錢, 给钱 /gěiqián/, , /nà/
pay attention {v} (to be attentive) :: 注意 /zhùyì/, 注重 /zhùzhòng/
payday {n} (day on which an employee's salary is paid) :: 發薪日, 发薪日 /fāxīnrì/
payer {n} (one who pays) :: 支付者 /zhīfùzhě/
payment {n} (the act of paying) :: 付款 /fùkuǎn/
payment card {n} (card) :: 支付卡 /zhīfùkǎ/
pay-off {n} (a payment) :: 付清 /fùqīng/, 還清, 还清 /huánqīng/,
pay-off {n} (a reward) :: 報酬, 报酬 /bàochóu/, 獎勵, 奖励 /jiǎnglì/
pay-off {n} (a bribe) :: 賄賂, 贿赂 /huìlù/
payphone {n} (a public telephone) :: 公用電話, 公用电话 /gōngyòng diànhuà/
pay raise {n} (increase in salary) SEE: pay rise ::
pay rise {n} (increase in pay) :: 加薪 /jiāxīn/
payrise {n} (pay rise) SEE: pay rise ::
pay the bills {v} (provide enough income) :: 維持生活, 维持生活 /wéichí shēnghuó/, [slang] 當飯吃, 当饭吃 /dāng fàn chī/
pay TV {n} (subscription-based television services) :: 付費電視, 付费电视 /fùfèi diànshì/
paywall {n} (a feature of a website that only allows access to paying subscribers) :: 付費牆, 付费墙 /fùfèiqiáng/
PDA {n} (handheld computing device) :: 個人數碼助理, 个人数码助理 /gèrén shùmǎ zhùlǐ/
pea {n} (plant) :: 豌豆 /wāndòu/
pea {n} (edible seed) :: 豌豆 /wāndòu/
peace {n} (tranquility, quiet, harmony; absence of violence) :: 和平 /hépíng/, 平靜, 平静 /píngjìng/, 治安 /zhì’ān/
peace {n} (state of mind) :: 平靜, 平静 /píngjìng/
peace {n} (harmony; lack of conflict in personal relations) :: 和睦相處, 和睦相处 /hémù xiāngchǔ/
peace {n} (state of being free from war) :: 和平 /hépíng/
peace and quiet {n} (tranquility) :: 安靜, 安静 /ānjìng/, 平靜, 平静 /píngjìng/
peaceful {adj} (not at war or disturbed by strife or turmoil) :: 平安 /píng'ān/
peaceful coexistence {n} (mutual non-interference) :: 和平共處, 和平共处 /hépíng gòngchǔ/, 和平共存 /hépíng gòngcún/
peacekeeper {n} (member of a military force charged with peacekeeping duties) :: 維和人員, 维和人员 /wéihé rényuán/, 和平隊, 和平队 /hépíng duì/
peacemaker {n} (someone who restores peace, especially by settling disputes) :: 和事佬 /héshìlǎo/
peace of mind {n} (absence of mental stress) :: 安心 /ānxīn/, 放心 /fàngxīn/, 心境平和 /xīnjìng pínghé/, 平常心 /píngchángxīn/
peace talks {n} (discussions between nation-states held to resolve conflict) :: 和平談判, 和平谈判 /hépíng tánpàn/, 和談, 和谈 /hétán/
peacetime {n} (period of peace) :: 和平時期, 和平时期 /hépíng shíqī/, 平時, 平时 /píngshí/
peace treaty {n} (an agreement to end fighting or conflict) :: 和平條約, 和平条约 /hépíng tiáoyuē/, 和約, 和约 /héyuē/
peach {n} (tree) :: 桃樹, 桃树 /táoshù/
peach {n} (fruit) :: /táo/, 桃子 /táozi/
peach blossom {n} (flower) :: 桃花 /táohuā/
peachick {n} (peachick, young or baby peafowl) :: 小孔雀 /xiǎokǒngquè/
peachtree {n} (peach) SEE: peach ::
peacock {n} (pheasant of one of the genera Pavo and Afropavo) :: 孔雀 /kǒngquè/
peahen {n} (female of peafowl) :: 母孔雀 /mǔkǒngquè/
peak {n} (mountain top) :: 尖峰 /jiānfēng/, 頂峰, 顶峰 /dǐngfēng/
peak hour {n} (rush hour) SEE: rush hour ::
pea-knuckle {n} (thumb war) SEE: thumb war ::
pea-knuckle war {n} (thumb war) SEE: thumb war ::
peak season {n} (highest demand) :: 旺季 /wàngjì/
peanut {n} (a legume resembling a nut) :: 花生 /huāshēng/, 落花生 /luòhuāshēng/, 長生果 /chángshēngguǒ/, 土豆 /tǔdòu/ [Taiwan]
peanut butter {n} (a spread made from ground peanuts) :: 花生醬, 花生酱 /huāshēngjiàng/
peanut milk {n} (milky liquid from peanuts) :: 花生乳
pear {n} (fruit) :: /lí/, 梨子 /lízi/
pear {n} (tree) :: 梨樹, 梨树 /líshù/
pearl {n} (mother-of-pearl) SEE: mother-of-pearl ::
pearl {n} (rounded shelly concretion produced by certain mollusks) :: 珍珠 /zhēnzhū/
pearl {n} (5-point type) :: /bā/
pearl {n} (fringe or border) SEE: fringe ::
pearl diver {n} (dishwasher) SEE: dishwasher ::
Pearl Harbor {prop} (a harbor on Oahu) :: 珍珠港 /Zhēnzhūgǎng/
pearl necklace {n} (necklace made of pearls) :: 珍珠項鏈, 珍珠项链 /zhēnzhū xiàngliàn/
Pearl River {prop} (river in China) :: 珠江 /Zhū Jiāng/
pearl tapioca {n} (edible balls made from tapioca) SEE: tapioca pearl ::
pearly {n} (colour) :: 珍珠色
pearly penile papules {n} (skin condition affecting male genitals) :: 珍珠疹 /zhēnzhūzhěn/
pear tree {n} (a tree of the genus Pyrus) :: 梨樹, 梨树 /líshù/
peasant {n} (member of the agriculture low class) :: 農民, 农民 /nóngmín/, 農夫, 农夫 /nóngfū/
peasant {n} (country person) :: 農民, 农民 /nóngmín/
peasantry {n} (impoverished rural farm workers) :: 農民, 农民 /nóngmín/
peat {n} (soil) :: 泥炭 /nítàn/
pebble {n} (stone) :: 礫石, 砾石 /lìshí/, 石子 /shízǐ/, 卵石 /luǎnshí/, 鵝卵石, 鹅卵石 /éluǎnshí/
pecan {n} (nut) :: 山核桃 /shānhétao/
pecan pie {n} (pie made from corn syrup and pecans) :: 山核桃派 /shānhétáo pài/
peccary {n} (a family of mammals related to pigs and hippos) :: 西貒, 西猯 /xītuān/, 西趪 /xīhuáng/, 野豬, 野猪 /yězhū/
pechka {n} (Russian oven) SEE: Russian oven ::
peck {v} (to strike or pierce with the beak or similar) :: /zhuó/
pecker {n} (slang for penis) SEE: dick ::
pecker {n} (slang for woodpecker) SEE: woodpecker ::
pecker {n} (slang for courage) SEE: courage ::
peckerwood {n} (woodpecker) SEE: woodpecker ::
peckerwood {n} (white, especially ignorant or rustic) SEE: redneck ::
pectin {n} (substance) :: 果膠, 果胶 /guǒjiāo/
pectoral fin {n} (fin located on each side of a fish) :: 胸鰭, 胸鳍 /xiōngqí/
pecuniary {adj} (of or relating to money) :: 貨幣, 货币 /huòbì/
ped {n} (pedestrian) SEE: pedestrian ::
pedagogy {n} (profession of teaching) :: 教育學, 教育学 /jiàoyùxué/
pedagogy {n} (activities of educating, teaching or instructing) :: 教學法, 教学法 /jiàoxuéfǎ/
pedal {n} (lever operated by one's foot) :: 踏板 /tàbǎn/ [car], 腳蹬子, 脚蹬子 /jiǎodēngzi/ [bicycle], 腳蹬, 脚蹬 /jiǎodēng/
pedalo {n} (small boat propelled by pedals) :: 腳踏船, 脚踏船 /jiǎotàchuán/
pedal point {n} (sustained bass pitch) :: 持續低音
pedant {n} (person overly concerned with formal rules and trivial points of learning) :: 夫子 /fūzǐ/, 學究, 学究 /xuéjiū/
pedantic {adj} (like a pedant) :: 教條, 教条 /jiàotiáo/
pedantic {adj} (being showy of one's knowledge) :: 掉書袋, 掉书袋 /diàoshūdài/, 舞文弄墨 /wǔwénnòngmò/
pedantic {adj} (being finicky with language) :: 摳字眼, 抠字眼 /kōuzìyǎn/, 鑽牛角尖, 钻牛角尖 /zuānniújiǎojiān/
pedantic {adj} :: 賣弄學問的;炫學者
pedantical {adj} (pedantic) SEE: pedantic ::
pedantical {adj} (pedantic) SEE: pedantic ::
peddler {n} (itinerant seller of small goods) :: 小販
peddler {n} (dealer) :: 小販
pederast {n} (practitioner of pederasty) :: 雞奸者 (traditional also: 雞姦者), 鸡奸者 /jījiānzhě/, 男色者 /nánsèzhě/, 好男色者 /hàonánsèzhě/
pederastic {adj} (relating or pertaining to pederasty) :: 雞姦, 鸡奸 /jījiān de/, 男色 /nánsè de/, 好男色 /hàonánsè de/, 孌童戀, 娈童恋 /luántóngliàn de/, 少年愛, 少年爱 /shàonián'ài de/
pederasty {n} (pederasty) :: 雞姦, 鸡奸 /jījiān/, 男色 /nánsè/, 好男色 /hàonánsè/, 孌童戀, 娈童恋 /luántóngliàn/, 少年愛, 少年爱 /shàonián'ài/
pederasty {n} (archaic: homosexual anal sex) SEE: sodomy ::
pedestal {n} (the base or foot of a column, statue, vase, lamp, or the like) :: 台座 /táizuò/, 基座 /jīzuò/, 座子 /zuòzi/
pedestal fan {n} (electric oscillating fan) :: 落地扇 /luòdìshàn/
pedestrian {adj} (of or intended for pedestrians) :: 行人的 /xíngrén de/, 行者的 /xíngzhě de/
pedestrian {adj} (ordinary) :: 無趣的, 无趣的 /wúqù de/
pedestrian {n} (somebody walking rather than using a vehicle) :: 行人 /xíngrén/, [formal] 行者 /xíngzhě/
pedestrian crossing {n} (place for pedestrians to cross a street) :: 行人穿越道 /xíngrén chuānyuèdào/, 人行橫道, 人行横道 /rénxíng héngdào/, 橫斷步道, 横断步道 /héngduàn bùdào/
pedestrian island {n} (refuge island) SEE: refuge island ::
pedestrian refuge {n} (refuge island) SEE: refuge island ::
pediatrician {n} (physician who specialises in pediatrics) :: 兒科醫師, 儿科医师 /érkē yīshī/, 兒科醫生, 儿科医生 /érkē yīshēng/
pediatrics {n} (branch of medicine) :: [as a general discipline] 兒科, 儿科 /érkē/, [as a branch of study] 兒科學, 儿科学 /érkēxué/
pedicab {n} (vehicle) :: 三輪車, 三轮车 /sānlúnchē/
pedicure {n} (superficial cosmetic treatment of the feet and toenails) :: 修腳甲, 修脚甲 /xiūjiǎojiǎ/, 修腳, 修脚 /xiūjiǎo/, 足療, 足疗 /zúliáo/
pedigree {n} (chart of ancestors) :: 家譜, 家谱 /jiāpǔ/, 系譜, 系谱 /xìpǔ/
pedipalp {n} (appendage) :: 觸肢, 触肢 /chùzhī/
pedology {n} (soil science) :: 土壤学, 土壤学 /tǔrǎngxué/
pedometer {n} (device) :: 計步器, 计步器 /jìbùqì/
pedophile {n} (an adult who is sexually attracted to children) :: 戀童癖患者, 恋童癖患者 /liàntóngpǐ huànzhě/
pedophilia {n} (sexual feeling or desire by adults towards children) :: 戀童癖, 恋童癖 /liàntóngpǐ/
pedophilia {n} (sexual acts between adults and children) :: 戀童癖, 恋童癖 /liàntóngpǐ/
pee {n} :: 小便 /xiǎobiàn/, 尿泡 /niàopāo/
pee {v} :: 撒尿 /sāniào/, 尿泡 /niàopāo/, 小便 /xiǎobiàn/
pee {n} (name of the letter P, p) :: [English letter names are called as in English, no other standard Mandarin name exists]
peek {v} (To look slyly, or with the eyes half closed, or through a crevice; to peep) :: 窺視, 窥视 /kuīshì/, 偷看 /tōukàn/
peel {v} (to remove skin) :: 削皮 /xiāopí/, 剝皮, 剥皮 /bāopí/
peel {v} (to come away, especially in flakes or strips) :: 脫皮
peel {n} (skin of a fruit) :: 果皮 /guǒpí/, /pí/
Peel {prop} (regional municipality) :: 皮爾, 皮尔 /Pí'ěr/
pee one's pants {v} (wet oneself) SEE: wet oneself ::
peep {v} (to look) :: 偷看 /tōukàn/
pee-pee {n} (childish: urine) SEE: wee-wee ::
pee-pee {n} (childish: genitalia) SEE: wee-wee ::
peephole {n} (hole) :: 窺視孔, 窥视孔 /kuīshì kǒng/
peeping tom {n} (person who secretly watches someone to gain sexual pleasure) :: 偷窺者, 偷窥者 /tōukuīzhě/, 偷窺狂, 偷窥狂 /tōukuīkuáng/
peepshow {n} (exhibition) :: 西洋景 /xīyángjǐng/, 西洋鏡, 西洋镜 /xīyángjìng/
peepshow {n} (sex show) :: 西洋景 /xīyángjǐng/, 西洋鏡, 西洋镜 /xīyángjìng/
peer {v} (to look with difficulty or as if searching) :: 细看, 凝视
peer {n} (someone or something of equal level) :: 同輩, 同辈 /tóngbèi/, [age-mate] 同齡人, 同龄人 /tónglíngrén/
peer {n} (noble) :: 貴族, 贵族 /guìzú/
peerless {adj} (without peer or equal) :: 无敌, 无双
peer pressure {n} (encouragement by one's peers) :: [no exact equivalent exists] 來自同齡人壓力, 来自同龄人压力 /láizì tónglíngrén de yālì/
peer review {n} (scholarly process) :: 同儕審查, 同侪审查 /tóngchái shěnchá/, 同行評審, 同行评议 /tóngháng píngshěn/, 同行評議, 同行评议 /tóngháng píngyì/, 同行審查, 同行审查 /tóngháng shěnchá/
peg {n} (a protrusion used to hang things on) :: 衣夾, 衣夹 /yījiā, yījiá/
Pe̍h-ōe-jī {n} (a Latin alphabet-based orthography for Min Nan) :: 白話字, 白话字 /báihuàzì/, 教會羅馬字, 教会罗马字 /jiàohuì luómǎzì/, 教羅, 教罗 /jiào-luó/
pejorative {adj} (disparaging, belittling or derogatory) :: 貶義的, 贬义的 /biǎnyì de/, 輕蔑的的, 轻蔑的 /qīngmiè de/
pejorative {n} (disparaging, belittling or derogatory word or expression) :: [word] 貶義詞, 贬义词 /biǎnyìcí/, 輕蔑詞, 轻蔑词 /qīngmiècí/, [expression] 貶義語, 贬义语 /biǎnyìyǔ/, 輕蔑語, 轻蔑语 /qīngmièyǔ/
pekan {n} (fisher) SEE: fisher ::
Pekin duck {n} (breed of domestic duck) :: 北京鴨, 北京鸭 /Běijīngyā/
Peking {prop} (Beijing) SEE: Beijing ::
Peking duck {n} (dish consisting of duck and pancake) :: 北京烤鴨, 北京烤鸭 /Běijīng kǎoyā/, [Taiwan also] 北平烤鴨, 北平烤鸭 /Běipíng kǎoyā/
Pekingese {n} (someone from Beijing) :: 北京人 /Běijīngrén/
Pekingese {n} (dog) :: 北京狗 /Běijīng gǒu/, 哈巴狗 /hǎbagǒu/
Pekingese {adj} (of or related to Beijing) :: 北京 /Běijīng/, 北京的 /Běijīngde/
Peking opera {n} (form of Chinese theatre) :: 京劇, 京剧 /Jīngjù/, 京戲, 京戏 /Jīngxì/, 國劇, 国剧 /Guójù/ [chiefly Taiwan], 平劇, 平剧 /Píngjù/ [chiefly Taiwan]
Peking willow {n} (Salix babylonica) SEE: weeping willow ::
pelican {n} (any of various seabirds of the family Pelecanidae) :: 鵜鶘, 鹈鹕 /tíhú/
pellagra {n} (disease) :: 糙皮病 /cāopíbìng/
pelmeni {n} (Russian dumplings) :: 俄式餃子, 俄式饺子 /É-shì jiǎozi/
Peloponnese {prop} (region of Greece) :: 伯罗奔尼撒 /Bóluóbēnnísā/, 伯罗奔尼撒半岛 /Bóluóbēnnísā Bàndǎo/
pelt {n} (skin of a beast with the hair on) :: 禽兽的外皮
Peltier effect {n} (thermodynamic effect) :: 珀耳帖效應, 珀耳帖效应 /Pòěrtiě xiàoyìng/
pelvic inflammatory disease {n} (disease) :: 盆腔炎 /pénqiāngyán/
pelvis {n} (bone) :: 骨盆 /gǔpén/, 骨盤, 骨盘 /gǔpán/
pen {n} (wing) SEE: wing ::
pen {n} (enclosed area for animals) :: /juàn/, 欄圈, 栏圈 /lánquān/
pen {n} (writing tool) :: 鋼筆, 钢笔 /gāngbǐ/ [fountain pen], , /bǐ/ [also writing brush], 圓珠筆, 圆珠笔 /yuánzhūbǐ/ [ballpoint pen]
pen {n} (light pen) SEE: light pen ::
pen {n} (wing) SEE: wing ::
penal code {n} (penal code) SEE: criminal code ::
penal colony {n} (colonial territory) :: 流放地 /liúfàngdì/
penalty {n} (punishment for violating rules of procedure) :: 懲罰, 惩罚 /chéngfá/
penalty {n} (penalty kick) SEE: penalty kick ::
penalty kick {n} ((soccer) a form of direct free kick) :: 點球, 点球 /diǎnqiú/, 罰球, 罚球 /fáqiú/
penalty rate {n} (higher than usual wage) :: 補薪, 补薪 /bǔxīn/
Penang {prop} (state in Malaysia) :: 檳城, 槟城 /Bīnchéng/
Penang {prop} (island in Malaysia) :: 檳島, 槟岛 /Bīndǎo/
penchant {n} (taste, liking, or inclination (for)) :: 愛好, 爱好 /àihào/, 傾向, 倾向 /qīngxiàng/
pencil {n} (graphite writing-instrument) :: 鉛筆, 铅笔 /qiānbǐ/
pencil box {n} (container for stationery) SEE: pencil case ::
pencil case {n} (object purposed to contain stationery) :: 筆盒, 笔盒 /bǐhé/, 鉛筆盒, 铅笔盒 /qiānbǐhé/, 文具盒 /wénjùhé/
pencil crayon {n} (pencil crayon) SEE: colored pencil ::
pencil pusher {n} (one who does office work) :: 管帳員, 管帐员 /guǎnzhàngyuán/
pencil sharpener {n} (a device used to sharpen pencils) :: 鉛筆刀, 铅笔刀 /qiānbǐdāo/, 轉筆刀, 转笔刀 /zhuànbǐdāo/, 削筆刀, 削笔刀 /xiāobǐdāo/, [technical] 筆刨, 笔刨 /bǐpáo/, [technical] 鉛筆刨, 铅笔刨 /qiānbǐpáo/, 削鉛筆機, 削铅笔机 /xiāoqiānbǐjī/, 卷筆刀, 卷笔刀 /juǎnbǐdāo/
pendant {n} (a piece of jewellery hung from a chain worn around the neck) :: 吊墜, 吊坠 /diàozhuì/, 墜飾, 坠饰 /zhuìshì/, 垂飾, 垂饰 /chuíshì/
pen drive {n} (flash drive) SEE: flash drive ::
pendulum {n} (body suspended from a fixed support) :: 鐘擺, 钟摆 /zhōngbǎi/, /bǎi/, /bǎi/, 擺鐘, 摆钟 /bǎizhōng/
penetrate {v} (enter into) :: 深入 /shēnrù/, 穿透 /chuāntòu/, 穿入 /chuānrù/
penetration {n} (act of penetrating) :: 滲透, 渗透 /shèntòu/
penfriend {n} (person with whom one exchanges letters) SEE: pen pal ::
penguin {n} (flightless sea bird) :: 企鵝, 企鹅 /qǐ'é/
penicillin {n} (penicillin) :: 青黴素, 青霉素 /qīngméisù/, 盤尼西林, 盘尼西林 /pánníxīlín/
penile duplication {n} (diphallia) SEE: diphallia ::
peninsula {n} (piece of land projecting into water) :: 半島, 半岛 /bàndǎo/
penis {n} :: 陰莖, 阴茎 /yīnjīng/, 陽物, 阳物 /yángwù/, [vulgar] 雞巴, 鸡巴 /jība/, [vulgar] /diǎo/, [euphemistic] , /diǎo/, 陽具, 阳具 /yángjù/
penis {n} (penis) SEE: member ::
penis {n} (penis of an animal) SEE: pizzle ::
penis envy {n} (unconscious desire) :: 陰莖妒羨, 阴茎妒羡 /yīnjīng dùxiàn/
penis pump {n} (tubelike device placed over the penis) :: 陰莖幫浦, 阴茎帮浦 /yīnjīng bāngpǔ/
penknife {n} (small pocketknife) :: 小刀 /xiǎodāo/
penmanship {n} (art of good handwriting) :: 書法, 书法 /shūfǎ/, 筆法, 笔法 /bǐfǎ/, 筆跡, 笔迹 /bǐjì/, 寫法, 写法 /xiěfǎ/
pen name {n} (name used by author) :: 筆名, 笔名 /bǐmíng/
penniless {adj} (utterly without money) :: 一貧如洗, 一贫如洗 /yīpínrúxǐ/, 身無分文, 身无分文 /shēnwúfēnwén/, 囊空如洗 /nángkōngrúxǐ/, 不名一文 /bùmíngyīwén/, 一文不名 /yīwénbùmíng/
Pennsylvania {prop} (US state) :: 賓夕法尼亞, 宾夕法尼亚 /Bīnxīfǎníyà/
penny {n} (1/100 of a pound sterling or British pound) :: 便士 /biànshì/
penny {n} (one-cent coin in US and Canada) SEE: cent ::
penny farthing {n} (bicycle) :: 前輪後輪自行車, 前轮后轮自行车 /qiánlún dà hòulún xiǎo de zìxíngchē/
penny wise and pound foolish {adj} (thrifty with small amounts of money but wasteful with large amounts) :: 舍本逐末 /shěběn-zhúmò/
penology {n} (study of punishment and prevention of crime) :: 刑罰學 /xíngfá xué/
pen pal {n} (friend with whom one communicates using letters) :: 筆友, 笔友 /bǐyǒu/
pension {n} (regular payment due to a person in consideration of past services) :: 養老金, 养老金 /yǎnglǎojīn/, 退休金 /tuìxiūjīn/, 年金 /niánjīn/
pensioner {n} (someone who lives on a pension) :: 養老金, 养老金 /lǐng yǎnglǎojīn de rén/
pensioner {n} (someone at typical age for a pensioner) :: 老年人 /lǎo nián rén/
pension fund {n} (pool of assets) :: 養老基金, 养老基金 /yǎnglǎo jījīn/
pentagon {n} (a polygon with five sides and five angles) :: 五角形 /wǔjiǎoxíng/
Pentagon {prop} (headquarters of the United States of America's Department of Defense) :: 五角大樓, 五角大楼 /Wǔjiǎo Dàlóu/, 五角大廈, 五角大厦 /Wǔjiǎo Dàshà/
pentagram {n} (shape of five-pointed star) :: 五角星 /wǔjiǎoxīng/
pentahedron {n} (solid geometric figure) :: 五面體, 五面体 /wǔmiàntǐ/
pen-tailed treeshrew {n} (Ptilocerus lowii) :: 筆尾樹鼩, 笔尾树鼩
pentane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C5H12) :: 戊烷 /wùwán/
Pentateuch {prop} (first five books of the Bible) :: 摩西五經, 摩西五经 /Móxi wǔjīng/, 梅瑟五書, 梅瑟五书 /Méisè wǔshū/ [Catholic]
pentatonic scale {n} (scale having five notes) :: 五聲音階, 五声音阶 /wǔshēng yīnjiē/
Pentecost {prop} (Christian festival) :: 五旬節, 五旬节 /Wǔxúnjié/, 收割節, 收割节 /Shōugējié/, 聖靈降臨節, 圣灵降临节 /Shènglíng Jiànglín jié/
Pentecostalism {n} (Christian religious movement) :: 五旬節運動, 五旬节运动 /Wǔxúnjié yùndòng/
penthouse {n} (an apartment or suite on the top floor of a tall building) :: 空中複式單位, 空中复式单位 /kōngzhōng fùshì dānwèi/, 空中別墅, 空中别墅 /kōngzhōng biéshù/
pentose {n} (saccharide containing five carbon atoms) :: 戊糖 /wùtáng/, 五碳糖 /wǔtàntáng/
penultimate {adj} (next-to-last in a sequence) :: 倒數第二的, 倒数第二的 /dàoshǔ dì'èr de/
penumbra {n} (partially shaded area around a shadow, especially an eclipse) :: 半影 /bànyǐng/
Penza {prop} (a city in Russia) :: 奔薩, 奔萨 /Bēnsà/
peon {n} (peasant or serf) :: 雇農, 雇农 /gùnóng/, 日工 /rìgōng/
peony {n} (Paeonia genus of flowering plants) :: 牡丹 /mŭdān/
people {n} (a body of human beings; a group of two or more persons) :: 人們, 人们 /rénmen/
people {n} (a group of persons forming or belonging to a particular nation etc.) :: 國民, 国民 /guómín/, 民族 /mínzú/, 人民 /rénmín/
people mover {n} (automated mass transit system) :: 旅客捷運系統, 旅客捷运系统 /lǚkè jiéyùn xìtǒng/
people person {n} (one who interacts skilfully with others) :: 喜歡社交, 喜欢社交 (xǐhuān shèjiāo de rén)
People's Liberation Army {prop} (army branch) :: 中國人民解放軍, 中国人民解放军 /Zhōngguó Rénmín Jiěfàngjūn/
people smuggler {n} (person who engages in people smuggling) :: 人販子, 人贩子 /rénfànzi/, 蛇頭, 蛇头 /shétóu/
people smuggling {n} (smuggling of people) SEE: human smuggling ::
people's republic {n} (self-designation of states with Marxist-Leninist governments) :: 人民共和國, 人民共和国 /rénmín gònghéguó/
People's Republic of Bangladesh {prop} (People's Republic of Bangladesh) :: 孟加拉人民共和國, 孟加拉人民共和国 /Mèngjiālā rénmín gònghéguó/
People's Republic of China {prop} (official name of China) :: 中華人民共和國, 中华人民共和国 /Zhōnghuá rénmín gònghéguó/
people who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones {proverb} (one shouldn't criticize others for having the same fault) :: 勿道人之短 /wù dào ren zhī duǎn/, 禿子別罵和尚, 秃子别骂和尚 /tūzi bié mà héshàng/, 病多,勿挑他人錯, 自身毛病多,勿挑他人错 /zìshēn máobìng duō, wù tiāo tārén cuò/
pepper {n} (plant) :: 胡椒 /hújiāo/
pepper {n} (spice) :: 胡椒 /hújiāo/
pepper {n} (fruit of the capsicum) :: 菜椒 /càijiāo/
peppermint {n} (herb) :: 胡椒薄荷 /hújiāo bòhe/, 薄荷 /bòhe/
pepperoni {n} (sausage) :: 烤胡椒香腸
pepper shaker {n} (a small container designed to hold pepper and facilitate sprinkling it) :: 胡椒瓶 /hújiāopíng/
pepper spray {n} (non-lethal riot-control agent) :: 胡椒噴霧, 胡椒喷雾 /hújiāo pēnwù/
Pepsi {prop} (the brand of drink) :: 百事可樂, 百事可乐 /Bǎishì kělè/
pep talk {n} (a rallying speech made to instill enthusiasm) :: 鼓勵話, 鼓励话 /gǔlìhuà/, 動員發言, 动员发言 /dòngyuán fāyán/, 勉勵語, 勉励语 /miǎnlìyǔ/
peptic ulcer {n} (ulcer) :: 胃潰瘍, 胃溃疡 /wèikuìyáng/
peptide {n} (class of organic compounds) :: /tài/
peptide bond {n} (amine bond) :: 肽鍵, 肽键 /tàijiàn/
per {prep} (used in expressing ratios of units) :: /měi/
perambulator {n} (pram) SEE: pram ::
PE ratio {n} (price-earnings ratio) SEE: price-earnings ratio ::
P-E ratio {n} (price-earnings ratio) SEE: price-earnings ratio ::
per capita {adj} (per person) :: 人均的 /rénjūn de/
per capita {adv} (per person) :: 人均 /rénjūn/
perceive {v} (to understand) :: 察覺, 察觉 /chájué/, 感知 /gǎnzhī/
percent {n} (a part or other object per hundred) :: 百分之…… /bǎi fēn zhī.../ [the number follows it, e.g. 30%: 百分之三十 bǎi fēn zhī sānshí], 巴仙 /bāxiān/ [unit follows the number with qualifier 個/个]
percentage {n} (part of a whole) :: 百分比 /bǎifēnbǐ/, 百分率 /bǎifēnlǜ/
percentage point {n} (unit of the difference of two percentages) :: 百分點, 百分点 /bǎifēndiǎn/
perceptible {adj} (able to be perceived) :: 感覺得到的, 感觉得到的 /gǎnjué dédào de/
perception {n} (conscious understanding of something) :: 知覺, 知觉 /zhījué/
perception {n} (acuity) SEE: acuity ::
perch {n} (fish of the genus Perca) :: 鱸魚, 鲈鱼 /lúyú/
perch {n} (rod used by bird) :: 棲息, 栖息 /qīxī/
percolate {v} :: 過濾, 过滤
percolation {n} (seepage or filtration of a liquid) :: 滲濾, 渗滤 /shènlǜ/, 過濾, 过滤 /guòlǜ/
percussion {n} (collision producing a sound) :: 擊發, 击发 /jīfā/
percussion {n} (sound produced by collision) :: 擊發聲音, 击发声音 (jīfā de shēngyīn)
percussion {n} (music: section of percussion instruments) :: 打擊樂器, 打击乐器 /dǎjī yuèqì/
percussion instrument {n} (type of instrument) :: 打擊樂器, 打击乐器 /dǎjī yuèqì, dǎjí yuèqì/
peregrine falcon {n} (Falco peregrinus) :: 游隼 /yóusǔn/
perennial {adj} ((of a plant) Having a life cycle of more than two years) :: 多年生 /duōniánshēng/
perennial {n} (perennial plant) :: 多年生 /duōniánshēng/
perestroika {prop} (reform in the Soviet Union in 1980s) :: 經濟改革, 经济改革 /jīngjì gǎigé/
perfect {adj} (fitting its definition precisely) :: 完美 /wánměi/, 完善 /wánshàn/
perfect {adj} (having all of its parts in harmony with a common purpose) :: 完美 /wánměi/, 完善 /wánshàn/
perfect {adj} (without fault or mistake) :: 完美 /wánměi/
perfect {adj} (grammar: of a tense or verb form: representing a completed action) :: 完成式 /wánchéngshì/
perfection {n} (being perfect) :: 完美 /wánměi/, 完善 /wánshàn/, 完成 /wánchéng/
perfectionism {n} (a dislike for anything less than perfection) :: 完美主義, 完美主义 /wánměi zhǔyì/
perfectionist {n} (person who does not settle for anything that is not perfect) :: 完美主義者, 完美主义者 /wánměi zhǔyì zhě/
perfectionistic {adj} (perfectionist) SEE: perfectionist ::
perfectitude {n} (perfection) SEE: perfection ::
perfective {n} (perfective verb form) :: 完成式 /wánchéngshì/
perfective aspect {n} (grammatical term) :: 完成體, 完成体 /wánchéngtǐ/
perfect number {n} (a number that is the sum of all of its divisors except itself) :: 完全數, 完全数 /wánquánshù/
perfect tense {n} (verb form indicating that an action has been completed) :: 完成時態, 完成时态 /wánchéng shítài/
perfidious {adj} (pertaining to perfidy) :: 背信弃义的
perforator {n} (hole punch) SEE: hole punch ::
perform {v} (to do something) :: 執行, 执行 /zhíxíng/, 進行, 进行 /jìnxíng/, 實行, 实行 /shíxíng/
perform {v} (to do something in front of an audience) :: 表演 /biǎoyǎn/, 演出 /yǎnchū/
performance {n} (live show or concert) :: 表演 /biǎoyǎn/
performance anxiety {n} (anxiety about performing in front of an audience) SEE: stage fright ::
performance anxiety {n} (anxiety about the impressiveness of one's sexual performance) :: 性無能, 性无能 /xìngwúnéng/
performance art {n} (a form of art) :: 行為藝術, 行为艺术 /xíngwéi yìshù/
performance management {n} (process of ensuring that organisational goals are met) :: 績效管理, 绩效管理 /jìxiào guǎnlǐ (mainland China) or jīxiào guǎnlǐ (Taiwan)/
performer {n} (performer, see also: actor; singer; musician) :: /líng/ [literary]
performing arts {n} (arts involving performance) :: 表演藝術, 表演艺术 /biǎoyǎn yìshù/, 演藝, 演艺 /yǎnyì/
perfume {n} (pleasant smell) :: 香味 /xiāngwèi/, 芬芳 /fēnfāng/, 香氣, 香气 /xiāngqì/, 芳味 /fāngwèi/, 芳氣, 芳气 /fāngqì/, 芬郁 /fēnyù/, 芳澤, 芳泽 /fāngzé/, 芬香 /fēnxiāng/
perfume {n} (substance providing a pleasant smell) :: 香水 /xiāngshuǐ/
perfumer {n} (person who makes or sells perfume) :: [manufacturer] 香水製造商 /xiāngshuǐ zhìzàoshāng/, [seller] 售香水者 /shòu xiāngshuǐ zhě/
perfunctory {adj} (performed out of routine, with little care) :: 敷衍 /fūyǎn/, 含糊 /hánhu/, 不痛不癢, 不痛不痒 /bùtòngbùyǎng/
pergola {n} (framework) :: 涼亭, 凉亭 /liángtíng/, 涼棚, 凉棚 /liángpéng/
perhaps {adv} (indicating a lack of certainty) :: 也許, 也许 /yěxǔ/, 或許, 或许 /huòxǔ/, 或是 /huòshì/, 可能 /kěnéng/
pericarp {n} (outermost layer of a ripe fruit or ovary) :: 果皮 /guǒpí/
Pericles {prop} (Greek politician) :: 伯里克利
perigee {n} (closest point in an orbit about the Earth) :: 近地點, 近地点 /jìndìdiǎn/
perihelion {n} (point where the planet or comet is nearest to the Sun) :: 近日點, 近日点 /jìnrìdiǎn/
peril {n} (a situation of serious danger) :: 危險, 危险 /wéixiǎn/
peril {n} (something that causes, contains, or presents danger) :: 冒險, 冒险 /màoxiǎn/
perilla {n} (East Asian herb) :: 紫蘇, 紫苏 /zǐsū/
perimeter {n} (sum of the distance of all the lengths of the sides of an object) :: 周邊, 周边 /zhōubiān/
perimeter {n} (length of such a boundary) :: 周長, 周长 /zhōucháng/
perineum {n} (anatomical term) :: 會陰, 会阴 /huìyīn/
period {n} (history: period of time seen as coherent entity) :: 時代, 时代 /shídài/
period {n} (punctation mark “.”) :: [Chinese symbol], 句號, 句号 /jùhào/, 句點, 句点 /jùdiǎn/ (European dot: “.”)
period {n} (geology: subdivision of an era) :: /jì/
period {n} (menstruation) SEE: menstruation ::
periodic {adj} (having repeated cycles) :: 週期的, 周期的 /zhōuqí de/
periodical {n} (publication that appears at fixed intervals) :: 期刊 /qīkān/
periodically {adv} (in a regular, periodic manner) :: 定期地 /dìngqī de/, 周期性地 /zhōuqīxìng de/
periodicity {n} (property of being periodic) :: 週期性, 周期性 /zhōuqīxìng/
periodic table {n} (chart) :: 元素週期表, 元素周期表 /yuánsù zhōuqíbiǎo/, 週期表, 周期表 /zhōuqī biǎo/
periodontitis {n} (disease of periodontium) :: 牙週炎, 牙周炎 /yázhōuyán/
peripheral {adj} (unimportant) :: 次要的 /cìyào de/
peripheral {n} (computing device) SEE: peripheral device ::
peripheral device {n} (device that is outside the computer's system unit) :: 外部設備, 外部设备 /wàibù shèbèi/, 外設, 外设 /wàishè/, 周邊設備, 周边设备 /zhōuwéi shèbèi/ [Taiwan], 外圍設備, 外围设备 /wàiwéi shèbèi/ [mainland China]
peripheral nervous system {n} (part of the nervous system which is not the central nervous system) :: 周圍神經系統, 周围神经系统 /zhōuwéi shénjīng xìtǒng/, 外周神經系統, 外周神经系统 /wàizhōu shénjīng xìtǒng/, 周邊神經系統, 周边神经系统 /zhōubiān shénjīng xìtǒng/, 邊緣神經系統, 边缘神经系统 /biānyuán shénjīng xìtǒng/, 末梢神經系統, 末梢神经系统 /mòshāo shénjīng xìtǒng/
periphery {n} (outside boundary, parts or surface) :: 周邊, 周边 /zhōubiān/, 外圍, 外围 /wàiwéi/
periphyton {n} :: 固着生物
periscope {n} (viewing device) :: 潛望鏡, 潜望镜 /qiánwàngjìng/
perish {v} :: , /yǔn/, 死亡 /sǐwáng/, /sǐ/
perishable {n} (food that does not keep) :: 易腐壞的, 易腐坏的 /yìfǔhuài de/
peritoneal dialysis {n} (treatment for patients with severe chronic kidney disease) :: 腹膜透析 /fùmó tòuxī/
peritoneum {n} (serous membrane in mammals) :: 腹膜 /fùmó/
peritonitis {n} (inflammation of the peritoneum) :: 腹膜炎 /fùmóyán/
perjure {v} (knowingly make a false statement of witness) :: 作伪证
perlèche {n} (angular cheilitis) :: 口角炎 /kǒujiǎoyán/
Perm {prop} (city in Russia) :: 彼爾姆, 彼尔姆 /Bǐ'ěrmǔ/
permafrost {n} (permanently frozen ground) :: 永久凍土, 永久冻土 /yǒngjiǔ dòngtǔ/
permanence {n} (the state of being permanent) :: 永久性 /yǒngjiǔxìng/, 永恆性, 永恒性 /yǒnghéngxìng/
permanent {adj} (without end) :: 永久 /yǒngjiǔ/
permanent {adj} (lasting for an indefinitely long time) :: 長久, 长久 /chángjiǔ/
permanent {n} (hair treatment) :: 燙髮, 烫发 /tàngfà/, 燙頭, 烫头 /tàngtóu/
permanent residency {n} (visa status) :: 永久居留權, 永久居留权 /yǒngjiǔ jūliúquán/
permanent resident {n} (person with permanent residency) :: 永久居民 /yǒnɡjiǔ jūmín/
permanent wave {n} (series of waves in the hair) SEE: permanent ::
permeable {adj} (that absorbs or allows the passage of fluids) :: 滲透, 渗透 /kě shèntòu de/, 透水 /tòushuǐ de/
permeate {v} (to pass through the pores or interstices of; to penetrate and pass through without causing rupture or displacement) :: 滲透, 渗透 /shèntòu/
Permic {prop} (group of Finnic languages) :: 彼爾姆語支, 彼尔姆语支 /Bǐ'ěrmǔ yǔzhī/
permission {n} (authorisation) :: 許可, 许可 /xǔkě/, 授權 /shòuquán/, 授权 /shòuquán/, 允許 /yúnxǚ/, 允许 /yúnxǚ/
permission {n} (act of permitting) :: 授權 /shòuquán/, 授权 /shòuquán/, 允許 /yúnxǚ/, 允许 /yúnxǚ/
permit {v} (allow (something) to happen) :: 允許, 允许 /yǔnxǔ/, 許可, 许可 /xǔkě/, , /ràng/
permit {n} (an artifact or document rendering something allowed or legal) :: 許可, 许可 /xǔkě/, 許可證, 许可证 /xǔkězhèng/, 執照, 执照 /zhízhào/, , /zhèng/
pernicious {adj} (causing much harm) :: 有害 /yǒuhài/
pernicious {adj} (causing death or injury) :: 致命 /zhìmìng/
peroxide {n} (chemical compound with two oxygen atoms) :: 過氧化物, 过氧化物 /guòyǎnghuàwù/
peroxide {n} (hydrogen peroxide) SEE: hydrogen peroxide ::
perpendicular {adj} (at or forming a right angle to) :: 垂直 /chuízhí/
perpetrator {n} (one who perpetrates) :: 作案者 /zuòànzhě/
perpetuity {n} (the quality or state of being perpetual) :: 永世 /yǒngshì/
Perpignan {prop} (city in Pyrénées-Orientales, France) :: 佩皮尼昂 /Pèipíníáng/
perplex {v} (To cause to feel baffled) :: 使困惑
perplexed {adj} (confused or puzzled) :: 迷惘 /míwǎng/
perplexed {adj} (bewildered) :: 迷惘 /míwǎng/
perplexedly {adv} (in a confused or puzzled manner) :: 迷惘地 /míwǎng de/
per se {adv} (necessarily) SEE: necessarily ::
persecute {v} (to pursue in a manner to injure, grieve, or afflict) :: 迫害 /pòhài/
persecution {n} (the act of persecuting) :: 迫害 /pòhài/
persecution {n} (a program or campaign to subjugate or eliminate a specific group of people) :: 压迫特定人的行动
Perseid {n} (meteor of the meteor shower that appears to come from the constellation Perseus) :: 英仙座流星雨 /yīngxiānzuòliúxīngyǔ/
Persephone {prop} (Greek goddess) :: 珀耳塞福涅 /Pò'ěrsāifúniè/
Persepolis {prop} (ancient city of Persia) :: 波斯波利斯
Perseus {prop} (mythical Greek warrior) :: 珀爾修斯, 珀尔修斯 /Pò'ěrxiūsī/
Perseus {prop} (constellation) :: 英仙座 /Yīngxiānzuò/
perseverance {n} (persistent determination to adhere to a course of action; insistence) :: 恆心, 恒心 /héngxīn/, 毅力 /yìlì/
Persia {prop} (Iran) SEE: Iran ::
Persia {prop} (region of ancient Iran) :: 波斯 /Bōsī/
Persian {n} (the Persian language) :: 波斯語, 波斯语 /bōsīyǔ/, 波斯文 /bōsīwén/
Persian {n} (person from Persia) :: 波斯, 波斯 /bōsīrén/
Persian {n} (Persian cat) :: 波斯, 波斯 /bōsīmāo/
Persian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Persia) :: 波斯的, 波斯的 /bōsī de/
Persian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Persian people) :: 波斯的, 波斯的 /bōsīrén de/
Persian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Persian language) :: 波斯的, 波斯的 /bōsīyǔ de/
Persian Gulf {prop} (gulf between Iran and the Arabian peninsula) :: 波斯灣, 波斯湾 /Bōsī wān/
persimmon {n} (fruit) :: 柿子 /shìzi/
persist {v} (continue to exist) :: 堅持, 坚持 /jiānchí/
persistence {n} (property of being persistent) :: 坚持
persistent {adj} (refusing to give up) :: 持續的, 持续的 /chíxù de/, 固執的, 固执的 /gùzhí de/, 頑固的, 顽固的 /wángù de/
person {n} (individual) :: /rén/
person {n} (specifically a human being, see also: human; human being; man) :: /rén/
person {n} (the physical body seen as distinct from the mind) :: 個人, 个人 /gèrén/
person {n} (any individual or formal organization with standing before the courts) :: 法人 /fǎrén/
person {n} (grammar: linguistic category) :: 人稱, 人称 /rénchēng/
personage {n} (a famous or important person) :: 人物 /rénwù/
personal {adj} (of or pertaining to a particular person) :: 私人的 /sīrén de/
personal computer {n} (small computer for use by one person at a time, see also: PC) :: 個人電腦, 个人电脑 /gèrén diànnǎo/
personal digital assistant {n} (hand-held electronic organizer) :: 個人數碼助理, 个人数码助理 /gèrén shùmǎ zhùlǐ/, 個人數位助理, 个人数位助理 /gèrén shùwèi zhùlǐ/
personal hygiene {n} (personal hygiene) :: 個人衛生, 个人卫生 /gèrén wèishēng/
personal identification number {n} (number used to confirm identity) SEE: PIN ::
personal injury {n} (injury to the body) :: 人身傷害, 人身伤害 /rénshēn shānghài/
personality {n} (set of qualities that make a person distinct from other people) :: 性格 /xìnggé/, 個性, 个性 /gèxìng/
personality {n} (assumed role or manner of behavior) :: 性氣, 性气 /xìngqì/
personality {n} (celebrity) :: 名人 /míngrén/
personality {n} (charisma) :: 豐韻 /fēngyùn/, 丰韵 /fēngyùn/
personality clash {n} (conflict between two people) :: 性格不合 /xìnggé bùhé/
personality disorder {n} (class of mental disorders) :: 人格障礙, 人格障碍 /réngé zhàng'ài/
personalize {v} (adapt to an individual) :: 個性化, 个性化 /gèxìnghuà/
personal lubricant {n} (lubricant used during human sexual activity) :: 人體潤滑劑, 人体润滑剂 /réntǐ rùnhuájì/
personal pronoun {n} (part of speech) :: 人稱代詞, 人称代词 /rénchēng dàicí/
personal space {n} (physical space closely surrounding a person) :: 私人空間, 私人空间 /sīrén kōngjiān/
personal space {n} (area regarded as belonging to a person) :: 私人空間, 私人空间 /sīrén kōngjiān/
personal trainer {n} (someone employed to help another with their fitness) :: 私人教練, 私人教练 /sīrén jiàoliàn/
persona non grata {n} (a person who is not welcome) :: 不受歡迎的人, 不受欢迎的人 /bù shòu huānyíng de rén/
personification {n} (person, thing or name typifying a certain quality or idea) :: 擬人, 拟人 /nǐrén/
perspicacious {adj} (showing keen insight) :: 明察秋毫 /mingcha qiuhao/
perspicacious {adj} :: 穎悟, 颖悟 /yingwu/
perspicaciously {adv} (with sharp of sight) :: 颖悟 /yingwu/
perspicacity {n} (Acute discernment or understanding; insight) :: 洞察力 /dongchali/
perspicuous {adj} (clearly expressed) :: 明白 /mingbai/
perspiration {n} (sweat) SEE: sweat ::
perspiration {n} (process of perspiring) :: 流汗 /liúhàn/, /hàn/
perspire {v} (sweat) SEE: sweat ::
persuade {v} (convince) :: 說服, 说服 /shuōfú/, 勸說, 劝說 /quànshuō/, 相勸, 相劝 /xiāngquàn/, , /quàn/
persuasion {n} (the act of persuading) :: 勸說, 劝说 /quànshuō/, 說服, 说服 /shuōfú/
persuasion {n} (one's power of persuading) :: 說服力, 说服力 /shuōfúlì/
persuasive {adj} (convincing) :: 有說服力的 /yǒu shuōfúlì de/, 有说服力的 /yǒu shuōfúlì de/
pert {adj} (indecorously free, or presuming; saucy; bold; impertinent) :: 无礼的 /wúlǐ/, [traditional] 無禮
pertain {v} (to belong) :: 属于, 从属
pertain {v} (to relate, to refer) :: 有关
Perth {prop} (in Western Australia) :: 佩斯 /Pèisī/, 珀斯 /Pòsī/, 柏斯 /Bòsī/
Perth {prop} (in Scotland) :: 佩斯 /Pèisī/, 珀斯 /Pòsī/, 柏斯 /Bòsī/
pertussis {n} (whooping cough) SEE: whooping cough ::
Peru {prop} (country in South America) :: 秘魯, 秘鲁 /Bìlǔ/
Perugia {prop} :: 佩魯賈, 佩鲁贾 /Pèilǔjiǎ/
perv {n} (pervert) :: 色狼 /sèláng/
perv {v} (stare at others in a perverted manner) :: 色迷迷 /sèmímí de kàn/
pervert {n} (one who has turned to error) :: 墮落者, 堕落者 /duòluòzhě/
pervert {n} (sexually perverted person) :: 性變態者, 性变态者 /xìngbiàntàizhě/, 色狼 /sèláng/
Pesach {prop} (Passover) SEE: Passover ::
Pescadores {prop} (archipelago in the Taiwan Strait currently held by the Republic of China) :: 澎湖列島, 澎湖列岛 /Pénghú lièdǎo/, 澎湖群島, 澎湖群岛 /Pénghú qúndǎo/
pescetarian {n} (a person who consumes no animal flesh with the exception of fish) :: [rare] 魚素者, 鱼素者 /yúsùzhě/
Peshawar {prop} (capital of North West Frontier Province, Pakistan) :: 白沙瓦 /Báishāwǎ/
peso {n} (currency) :: 比索 /bǐsuǒ/
pessimism {n} (general belief that bad things will happen) :: 悲觀情緒, 悲观情绪 (bēiguān qíngxù)
pessimism {n} (doctrine that this world is the worst of all possible worlds) :: 悲觀主義, 悲观主义 /bēiguān zhǔyì/
pessimistic {adj} (marked by pessimism and little hopefulness) :: 悲觀的, 悲观的 /bēiguān de/
pessimistic {adj} (always expecting the worst) :: 悲觀的, 悲观的 /bēiguān de/
pesticide {n} (substance used to kill or repress the activities of pests) :: 殺蟲劑, 杀虫剂 /shāchóngjì/, 農藥, 农药 /nóngyào/
pestilence {n} (any highly contagious epidemic disease) :: 瘟疫 /wēnyì/
pestle {n} (instrument used with a mortar to grind things) :: /duì/
pesto {n} (an Italian sauce especially for pasta) :: 香蒜沙司 /xiāngsuàn shāsī/, 香蒜醬, 香蒜酱 /xiāngsuànjiàng/
pet {n} (an animal kept as a companion) :: 寵物, 宠物 /chǒngwù/
pet {n} (one who is excessively loyal to a superior) :: 跟屁蟲, 跟屁虫 /gēn pì chóng/
PET {n} (positron emission tomography) SEE: positron emission tomography ::
PET {n} (polyethylene terephthalate) SEE: polyethylene terephthalate ::
peta- {prefix} (SI prefix) :: 拍- /pāi-/, 拍它- /pāitā-/ [mainland China]
petabyte {n} (1,000,000,000,000,000 bytes) :: [formal] 拍它字節, 拍它字节 /pāitāzìjié/, [formal] 拍字節, 拍字节 /pāizìjié/, [common abbreviation, pronounced like English] PB
petal {n} (one of the component parts of the corolla of a flower) :: 花瓣 /huābàn/
pet cone {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar ::
pet door {n} (an opening in a door for pets) :: 寵物門, 宠物门 /chǒngwùmén/
Peter {prop} (male given name) :: 彼得 /Bǐdé/ [transliteration], 彼特 /Bǐtè/ [transliteration]
Peter {prop} (the Apostle) :: 彼得 /Bǐdé/, 伯多祿, 伯多禄 /Bǎiduōlù/ [Catholic], 伯鐸, 伯铎 /Bǎiduó/ [Catholic], 裴特若 /Péitèruò/ [Orthodox]
petite {adj} (Of a woman: fairly short and of slim build) :: 嬌小, 娇小 /jiāoxiǎo/
petition {n} (formal, written request made to an official person) :: 請願, 请愿 /qǐngyuàn/
pet lamp-shade {n} (Elizabethan collar) SEE: Elizabethan collar ::
pet name {n} (name of endearment) :: 愛稱, 爱称 /àichēng/, 昵稱, 昵称 /nìchēng/, 小名 /xiǎomíng/
pet project {n} (project pursued as a personal favorite) :: 項目, 项目 /xiǎo xiàngmù/
Petrarch {prop} (nickname of Francesco Petrarca) :: 皮特拉克 /Pítèlākè/, 彼特拉克 /Bǐtèlākè/
Petrarchan sonnet {n} (type of sonnet) :: 意大利十四行詩, 意大利十四行诗 /Yìdàlì shísì hángshī/
petrichor {n} (distinctive scent) :: 潮土油 /cháo tǔ yóu/
Petri dish {n} (dish used to culture bacteria) :: 培養皿, 培养皿 /péiyǎngmǐn/
petrochemistry {n} (the branch of chemistry that deals with petroleum) :: 石油化學, 石油化学 /shíyóu huàxué/
petroglyph {n} (a rock carving, especially one made in prehistoric times) :: 岩刻
Petrograd {prop} (city) :: 彼得格勒 /Bǐdegélè/
petrol {n} (gasoline) SEE: gasoline ::
petrolatum {n} (petroleum jelly) SEE: petroleum jelly ::
petroleum {n} (oil) SEE: oil ::
petroleum ether {n} (petroleum fraction) :: 石油醚 /shíyóumí/
petroleum jelly {n} (pale yellow semisolid mixture of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum) :: [scientific] 礦脂, 矿脂 /kuàngzhī/, (Vaseline) 凡士林 /Fánshìlín/
petrol station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station ::
petrol tank {n} (petrol tank) SEE: gas tank ::
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky {prop} (city in Russia) :: 堪察加彼得巴甫洛夫斯克 /Kānchájiā-Bǐdebāfǔluòfūsīkè/, 彼得羅巴甫洛夫斯克, 彼得罗巴甫洛夫斯克 /Bǐdeluóbāfǔluòfūsīkè/
Petrozavodsk {prop} (city in Russia) :: 彼得羅扎沃茨克, 彼得罗扎沃茨克 /Bǐdeluózāwòcíkè/
pet shop {n} (shop) :: 寵物店, 宠物店 /chǒngwù diàn/
petticoat {n} (woman's undergarment worn under a skirt) :: 襯裙, 衬裙 /chènqún/
petting {n} (stroking or fondling an animal) :: 撫摸, 抚摸 /fǔmō/
petting {n} (kissing, stroking, etc., in a sexual manner) :: 撫摸, 抚摸 /fǔmō/
petty bourgeoisie {n} (social class) :: 小資產階級, 小资产阶级 /xiǎo zīchǎn jiējí/
petty cash {n} (small amount of cash kept by a business) :: 零用現金, 零用现金 /língyòng xiànjīn/
petty theft {n} (theft of property of low value) :: 小偷小摸 /xiǎotōuxiǎomō/
petulant {adj} (easily irritated or annoyed) :: 易怒 (yì nù).
Peugeot {prop} (French manufacturer of cars) :: 標致/標緻, 标致 /Biāozhì/
Peugeot {n} (car manufactured by Peugeot) :: 標致汽車/標緻汽車, 标致汽车 /Biāozhì qìchē/
pewter {n} (alloy of tin, copper and antimony) :: 白鑞, 白镴 /báilà/
pewter {n} (alloy of tin and lead) :: 錫鑞, 锡镴 /xīlà/
pewter {n} (items made of pewter) SEE: pewterware ::
pewterware {n} (articles made from pewter) :: 錫鑞製品, 锡镴制品 /xīlà zhìpǐn/
peyote {n} (cactus) :: 佩奧特掌, 佩奥特掌 /pèi'àotèzhǎng/, 烏羽玉, 乌羽玉 /wūyǔyù/, 皮約特仙人掌, 皮约特仙人掌 /píyuētè xiānrénzhǎng/, 仙人球膏 /xiānrénqiúgāo/
phagocyte {n} (cell of the immune system) :: 吞噬細胞, 吞噬细胞 /tūnshì xìbāo/
phagocyte {v} (phagocytize) SEE: phagocytize ::
phagocytise {v} (phagocytize) SEE: phagocytize ::
phagocytize {v} (destroy by phagosytosis) :: 吞噬 /tūnshì/
phagocytosis {n} :: 吞噬作用 /tūnshì zuòyòng/
Phaistos {prop} (ancient Minoan city in southern Crete) :: 費斯托斯, 费斯托斯 /Fèisītuōsī/
Pha̍k-fa-sṳ {n} (a Latin alphabet-based orthography for Hakka) :: 白話字, 白话字 /báihuàzì/
phalange {n} (phalanx) SEE: phalanx ::
phalanx {n} (ancient Greek military unit) :: 方陣, 方阵 /fāngzhèn/
phalanx {n} (finger or toe bone) :: 指骨 /zhǐgǔ/, [toe bone] 趾骨 /zhǐgǔ/
phallocracy {n} (government by men) :: 男權制, 男权制, 菲羅統治, 菲罗统治, 男權主義社會, 男权主义社会
phallus {n} (penis) SEE: penis ::
phallus {n} (the penis or its representation) :: 菲勒斯 /fēilèsī/
phantasmagoria {n} (a series of events) :: 走馬燈
phantom limb {n} (false sensation) :: 幻肢 /huànzhī/
phantom pain {n} (sensation of pain coming from a part of the body that has been amputated) :: 幻肢痛 /huànzhītòng/
pharaoh {n} (supreme ruler of ancient Egypt) :: 法老 /fǎlǎo/
Pharisee {n} (member of an ancient Jewish political party, social movement, etc) :: 法利賽人, 法利赛人 /fàlìsàirén/
pharmaceutics {n} (pharmacy) SEE: pharmacy ::
pharmacist {n} (professional who dispenses prescription drugs) :: 藥劑師, 药剂师 /yàojìshī/, 藥師, 藥師 /yàoshī/
pharmacologist {n} (student of or one who is versed in pharmacology) :: 藥理學家, 药理学家 /yàolǐxuéjiā/
pharmacology {n} (science that studies the effects of chemical compounds on living animals) :: 藥理學, 药理学 /yàolǐxué/
pharmacy {n} (a place where prescription drugs are dispensed) :: 藥店, 药店 /yàodiàn/, 藥房, 药房 /yàofáng/, 藥局, 药局 /yàojú/
pharyngeal {adj} (of or pertaining to the pharynx) :: 咽的 /yān-de/
pharyngeal {adj} (of pharyngeal sounds) :: 咽的 /yān-de/
pharyngitis {n} (inflammation of the pharynx) :: 咽炎 /yānyán/
pharyngolaryngitis {n} (inflammation) :: 咽喉炎 /yānhóuyán/
pharyngotomy {n} (operation of making an incision into the pharynx) :: 咽切開術, 咽切开术 /yān qiē kāi shù/
pharynx {n} (part of alimentary canal) :: 咽頭, 咽头 /yāntóu/, /yàn/
phase {n} (haplotype) SEE: haplotype ::
phase modulation {n} (form of modulation) :: 相位調制, 相位调制
pheasant {n} (bird of family Phasianidae, often hunted for food) :: 野雞, 野鸡 /yějī/
phenanthrene {n} (tricyclic aromatic hydrocarbon from coal tar) :: /fēi/
phenanthridine {n} (tricyclic aromatic heterocycle) :: 菲啶 /fēidìng/
phenazine {n} (organic compound) :: 吩嗪 /fēnqín/
phenol {n} (caustic compound derived from benzene) :: 苯酚 /běnfēn/
phenol {n} (any of a class of aromatic organic compounds having at least one hydroxyl group attached directly to the benzene ring) :: /fēn/
phenolphthalein {n} (pH indicator) :: 酚酞 /fēntài/
phenomenal {adj} (remarkable) :: 現象的, 现象的 /xiànxiàng de/, 非凡的 /fēifán de/
phenomenology {n} (philosophy based on intuitive experience of phenomena) :: 現象學, 现象学 /xiànxiàngxué/
phenomenon {n} (observable fact or occurrence) :: 現象, 现象 /xiànxiàng/
phenomime {n} (word that mimics physical form or motion) :: 擬態詞, 拟态词 /nǐtàicí/
phenotype {n} (appearance of organism) :: 表現型, 表现型 /biǎoxiànxíng/
phenyl {n} (univalent hydrocarbon radical (C6H5)) :: 苯基 /běnjī/
phenylalanine {n} (amino acid; C9H11NO2) :: 苯丙氨酸 /běnbǐng ānsuān/
phenylephrine {n} (α-adrenergic receptor agonist) :: 苯腎上腺素, 苯肾上腺素 /běnshènshàngxiànsù/
phenylketonuria {n} (metabolic disorder) :: 苯丙酮尿癥, 苯丙酮尿症 /běnbǐngtóngniàozhèng/, 苯酮尿癥, 苯酮尿症 /běntóngniàozhèng/
pheromone {n} (chemical) :: 信息素 /xìnxīsù/
phew {interj} (Used to show relief, fatigue, or surprise) :: , /yo/
phi {n} (Greek letter) :: 弗愛, 佛爱 /fú'ài/, /fěi/
phial {n} (glass vessel) SEE: vial ::
Philadelphia {prop} (largest city in Pennsylvania) :: 費城, 费城 /Fèichéng/, 費拉德爾菲亞 / Fèilādé'ěrfēiyà/
philander {n} (lover) SEE: lover ::
philanthropy {n} (charity) SEE: charity ::
philatelist {n} (a person who studies or collects stamps) :: 集郵家, 集邮家 /jíyóujiā/
philately {n} (stamp collecting) :: 集郵, 集邮 /jíyóu/
philately {n} (the study of postage stamps, postal routes, postal history, etc.) :: 郵票研究, 邮票研究 /yóupiào yánjiū/
philia {n} (psychological disorder) :: 嗜好 /shìhào/, 癖好 /pǐhào/
philia {n} (friendship) SEE: friendship ::
-philia {suffix} (forming words denoting abnormal linking towards a given thing) :: 親...派, 亲...派 /qīn...pài/, 親-, 亲- /qīn-/, 崇拜- /chóngbài-/
philia {n} (liking) SEE: liking ::
Philip {prop} (biblical persons) :: 腓力 /Féilì/
Philip {prop} (male given name) :: 菲利普 /Fēilìpǔ/, 腓力 /Féilì/
Philippine {adj} (Filipino) SEE: Filipino ::
Philippine eagle {n} (species of eagle endemic to the Philippines) :: 菲律宾雕 /Feilubin diāo/
Philippines {prop} (Republic of the Philippines) :: 菲律賓, 菲律宾 /Fēilùbīn/
Philippine Sea {prop} (sea) :: 菲律宾海
Philippine Trench {prop} (trench) :: 菲律宾海沟
philistine {n} (Philistine) SEE: Philistine ::
philistine {adj} (lacking in appreciation for art or culture) :: 小市民 /xiǎoshìmín/, 庸俗 /yōngsú/, 鄙俚 /bǐlǐ/, 俗人 /súrén/
Philistine {n} (person lacking appreciation of culture) :: 俗人 /súrén/
Philistine {adj} (philistine) SEE: philistine ::
Phillips head {n} (screwdriver) :: 十字頭螺絲刀, 十字头螺丝刀 /shízìtóu luósīdāo/
Phillips head {n} (screw) :: 十字頭螺絲釘, 十字头螺丝钉 /shízìtóu luósīdīng/
Phillips screw {n} (screw) SEE: Phillips head ::
Phillips screwdriver {n} (screwdriver) :: 十字螺絲刀, 十字螺丝刀 /shízì luósīdāo/, 十字改錐, 十字改锥 /shízì gǎizhuī/, 十字螺絲起子, 十字螺丝起子 /shízì luósī qǐzi/, 十字起子 /shízì qǐzi/
philologist {n} (person who engages in philology) :: 語言學家, 语言学家 /yǔyánxuéjiā/, 語言學者, 语言学者 /yǔyánxuézhě/
philology {n} (historical linguistics) :: 文字學, 文字学 /wénzìxué/, 語文學, 语文学 /yǔwénxué/
philosopher {n} (person devoted to studying philosophy) :: 哲學家, 哲学家 /zhéxuéjiā/
philosopher's stone {n} (philosopher's stone) :: 魔法石 /mófǎ shí/, 哲人之石 /zhérén zhī shí/, 點金石, 点金石 /diǎn jīn shí/
philosophy {n} (academic discipline) :: 哲学 /zhéxué/
philosophy {n} :: 哲学 /zhéxué/
philtrum {n} (shallow groove running down the centre of the outer surface of the upper lip) :: 人中 /rénzhōng/
phimosis {n} (contraction of the foreskin) :: 包莖, 包茎 /bāojīng/
Phineas {prop} (given name) :: 飛哥 /fēi gē/ [simplified]
Phineas {prop} (biblical character) SEE: Phinehas ::
Phinehas {prop} (biblical character) :: 非尼哈 /fēi ní hā/ [simplified]
phishing {n} (malicious act) :: 釣魚法, 钓鱼法 /diàoyúfǎ/, 釣魚欺詐, 钓鱼欺诈 /diàoyúqīzhà/, 網釣法, 网钓法 /wǎngdiàofǎ/, 釣魚式攻擊, 钓鱼式攻击 /diàoyúshì gōngjī, diàoyúshì gōngjí/, 網絡網釣, 网络网钓 /wǎngluò wǎngdiào/, 網路網釣, 网路网钓 /wǎnglù wǎngdiào/
phlebitis {n} (inflammation of vein) :: 靜脈炎, 静脉炎 /jìngmàiyán/
phlegm {n} (mucus secreted in the bronchial passages) :: /tán/
phloem {n} (vascular tissue) :: 韌皮部, 韧皮部 /rènpíbù/
phlogiston {n} (hypothetical fiery principle) :: 燃素说
Phnom Penh {prop} (capital city of Cambodia) :: 金邊, 金边 /Jīnbiān/
pho {n} (Vietnamese soup) :: 越南粉 /Yuènán fěn/
-phobia {suffix} (used to form nouns meaning fear) :: -恐懼症, -恐惧症 /-kǒngjùzhèng/, 反- /fǎn-/
phobia {n} (irrational or obsessive fear or anxiety) :: 恐懼症, 恐惧症 /kǒngjùzhèng/
phobophobia {n} (fear of fear) :: 恐恐惧症, 恐恐懼症 /kǒng kǒngjùzhèng/
Phobos {prop} (mythology) :: 福波斯 /fúbōsī/
Phobos {prop} (moon of Mars) :: 火卫一 /huǒwèiyī/
Phoenicia {prop} (land of the Phoenicians) :: 腓尼基 /Féiníjī/
Phoenician {prop} (Semitic language spoken by the inhabitants of Phoenicia) :: 腓尼基人 /féiníjīrén/
phoenix {n} (mythological bird) :: 鳳凰, 凤凰 /fènghuáng/
Phoenix {prop} (capital city of Arizona, United States) :: 鳳凰城, 凤凰城 /Fènghuángchéng/, 菲尼克斯 /Fēiníkèsī/
phone {v} (to call (someone) on the telephone) :: 打電話, 打电话 /dǎ diànhuà/
phone {n} (speech segment) :: 音素 /yīnsù/, 音位 /yīnwèi/
phone {n} (telephone) SEE: telephone ::
phone book {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory ::
phonebook {n} (telephone directory) SEE: telephone directory ::
phone booth {n} (telephone booth) SEE: telephone booth ::
phone call {n} (telephone call) SEE: telephone call ::
phonecard {n} (a chargecard used to pay for telephone calls) :: 電話卡, 电话卡 /diànhuàkǎ/
phone line {n} (telephone line) SEE: telephone line ::
phoneme {n} (indivisible unit of sound) :: 音素 /yīnsù/
phone number {n} (telephone number) SEE: telephone number ::
phone sex {n} (erotic or sexual telephone conversation between two or more people) :: 電話性交, 电话性交 (diànhuà xìngjiāo), 電話性愛, 电话性爱 /diànhuà xìng'ài/
phonetics {n} (study of speech sounds and their representation by written symbols) :: 語音學, 语音学 /yǔyīnxué/
phonetic symbol {n} (written symbol denoting a phoneme) :: 音标, 音標 /yīnbiāo/
phonograph {n} (archaic record player) SEE: gramophone ::
phonograph record {n} (record) SEE: record ::
phonology {n} (subfield of linguistics concerned with the way sounds function in languages) :: 音韻學, 音韵学 /yīnyùnxué/
phonon {n} (quantum of acoustic energy) :: 聲子, 声子 /shēngzǐ/
phono-semantic compound {n} (a type of Chinese character) :: 形聲字 /xíngshēngzì/
phony {adj} (fraudulent; fake) :: /jiǎ/
phony {n} (a person who professes beliefs or opinions that they do not hold) :: 騙子, 骗子 /piànzi/
phosphine {n} (PH3) :: 磷化氫, 磷化氢 /línhuàqīng/
phosphine {n} (PR3) :: /lìn/
phospholipid {n} (lipid consisting of a diglyceride combined with a phosphate group) :: 磷脂 /línzhī/
phosphorene {n} :: 磷烯 /línxī/
phosphorus {n} (element) :: /lìn/
phosphorylation {n} (the process of transferring a phosphate group from a donor to an acceptor) :: 磷酸化 /lín suān huà/
photo {n} (photograph) SEE: photograph ::
photo {v} (to take a photograph) :: /pāi/
photo album {n} (book with a collection of photographs placed inside) :: 相冊, 相册 /xiàngcè/, 相簿 /xiàngbù/
photobook {n} (book of photographs) :: 照片集 /zhàopiànjí/, 寫真集, 写真集 /xiězhēnjí/, 相片集 /xiàngpiànjí/
photoconductivity {n} (an increase in the electrical conductivity of a material as a result of incident electromagnetic radiation) :: 光傳導率, 光传导率 /guāng chuándǎo lǜ/, 光導增益, 光导增益 /guāngdǎo zēngyì/
photocopier {n} (machine which reproduces documents by photographing the original over a glass plate and printing duplicates) :: 複印機, 复印机 /fùyìnjī/, 影印機, 影印机 /yǐngyìnjī/
photocopy {n} (copy made using a photocopier) :: 複印件, 复印件 /fùyìnjiàn/, 影印本 /yǐngyìnběn/
photocopy {v} (to make a copy using a photocopier) :: 複印, 复印 /fùyìn/
photodiode {n} (semiconductor) :: 敏二極體, 敏二极体 /mǐn'èrjítǐ/, 敏二極管, 敏二极管 /mǐn'èrjíguǎn/, 光電二極體, 光电二极体 /guāngdiàn èrjítǐ/, 光電二極管, 光电二极管 /guāngdiàn èrjíguǎn/
photoelectric effect {n} (emission) :: 光電效應, 光电效应 /guāngdiàn xiàoyìng/
photoelectricity {n} (electricity produced by the photoelectric effect) :: 光電, 光电 /guāngdiàn/
photogenic {adj} (looking good when photographed) :: 上鏡, 上镜 /shàngjìng/
photograph {n} (picture) :: 照片 /zhàopiàn/, 相片 /xiàngpiàn/
photograph {v} (to take a photograph) :: 攝影, 摄影 /shèyǐng/, 拍攝, 拍摄 /pāishè/, 拍照 /pāizhào/
photographer {n} (one who takes photographs) :: 攝影師, 摄影师 /shèyǐngshī/
photography {n} (art and technology of producing images on photosensitive surfaces) :: 攝影, 摄影 /shèyǐng/
photography {n} (occupation of taking (and often printing) photographs) :: 攝影, 摄影 /shèyǐng/
photometer {n} (measuring instrument) :: 光度計, 光度计 /guāngdùjì/
photon {n} (quantum of light) :: 光子 /guāngzǐ/
photopaper {n} (paper for photographic prints) :: 感光紙, 感光纸 /gǎnguāngzhǐ/, 相紙, 相纸 /xiàngzhǐ/, 照相紙, 照相纸 /zhàoxiàngzhǐ/
photopeak {n} (part of the gamma ray spectrum) :: 光峰 /guāngfēng/
photophobia {n} (excessive sensitivity to light) :: 畏光 /wèiguāng/
photoshop {v} (to digitally edit a picture) :: PS /pi'ai'si/, P /pī/
photosphere {n} (A visible surface layer of a star) :: 光球 /guāngqiú/
photosynthesis {n} (biological process) :: 光合作用 /guānghé zuòyòng/
phrasal verb {n} (idiomatic phrase) :: 短語動詞, 短语动词 /duǎnyǔ dòngcí/
phrase {n} (short written or spoken expression) :: 短語, 短语 /duǎnyǔ/, 片語, 片语 /piànyǔ/ [Taiwan], 詞組, 词组 /cízǔ/
phrase {n} (music: small section of music in a larger piece) :: 樂句, 乐句 /yuèjù/
phrase book {n} (book of everyday expressions and vocabulary) :: 短語集, 短语集 /duǎnyǔjí/, 常用語手冊, 常用语手册 /chángyòngyǔ shǒucè/, 慣用語手冊, 惯用语手册 /guànyòngyǔ shǒucè/, 會話手冊, 会话手册 /huìhuà shǒucè/
phrasebook {n} (book used to learn foreign language) SEE: phrase book ::
phraseology {n} (phrasebook) SEE: phrase book ::
phraseology {n} (study of set or fixed expressions) :: 成語學, 成语学 /chéngyǔxué/
phraseology {n} (the style in which words and phrases are used in writing or speech) :: 用語, 用语 /yòngyǔ/
Phrygian cap {n} (conical close-fitting cap with the top bent forward) :: 弗裡吉亞無邊便帽, 弗里吉亚无边便帽 /Fúlǐjíyà wúbiān biànmào/, 自由之帽 /zìyóu zhīmào/
phthalazine {n} (bicyclic heterocycle) :: 酞嗪 /tàiqín/
phthalein {n} (range of lactones) :: /tài/
phthisic {adj} (of or relating to phthisis) :: 肺結核, 肺结核 /fèijiéhé/, 肺癆, 肺痨 /fèiláo/
Phuket {prop} (island) :: 普吉 /Pǔjí/, 普吉島, 普吉岛 /Pǔjí dǎo/
Phuket {prop} (city) :: 普吉 /Pǔjí/, 普吉市 /Pǔjí shì/
phycological {adj} (pertaining to the study of algae) :: 藻類學的, 藻类学的 /zǎolèixué de/
phycologist {n} (one who studies algae) :: 藻類學家, 藻类学家 /zǎolèixuéjiā/
phycology {n} (study of algae) :: 藻類學, 藻类学 /zǎolèixué/
phyllo {n} (type of dough) :: 千層皮, 千层皮 /qiāncéngpí/, 千層酥皮, 千层酥皮 /qiāncéng sūpí/
phylogenetic tree {n} (tree diagram) :: 系統發生樹, 系统发生树 /xìtǒngfāshēngshù/, 演化樹, 演化树 /yǎnhuàshù/
phylum {n} ((biology, taxonomy) A rank in the classification of organisms, below kingdom and above class) :: , /mén/
physical {adj} (having to do with the body) :: 身體的, 身体的 /shēntǐ de/
physical {adj} (having to do with the material world) :: 物理的 /wùlǐ de/
physical {adj} (involving bodily force) :: 筋力的 /jīnlì de/
physical {adj} (having to do with physics) :: 物理的 /wùlǐ de/
physical change {n} (change affecting the form of a chemical substance) :: 物理變化, 物理变化 /wùlǐ biànhuà/
physical chemistry {n} (the chemistry subdiscipline) :: 物理化学
physical culture {n} (bodybuilding) SEE: bodybuilding ::
physical education {n} (curriculum component) :: 體育, 体育 /tǐyù/
physical examination {n} (type of examination of the patient's body) :: 體格檢查, 体格检查 /tǐgé jiǎnchá/, 體檢, 体检 /tǐjiǎn/
physical quantity {n} (physical property) :: 物理量 /wùlǐliàng/
physical science {n} (branch of natural science) :: 自然科學, 自然科学 /zìrán kēxué/
physical therapy {n} (therapy of exercises and activities to treat injury or dysfunction) SEE: physiotherapy ::
physician {n} (medical doctor) :: 醫生, 医生 /yīshēng/
physicist {n} (person whose occupation specializes in the science of physics) :: 物理學家, 物理学家 /wùlǐxuéjiā/
physics {n} (branch of science) :: 物理學, 物理学 /wùlǐxué/
physiognomy {n} (art or pseudoscience of deducing the character or personality from the bodily appearance) :: 面相學, 面相学 /miànxiàngxué/
physiology {n} (branch of biology) :: 生理 /shēnglǐ/, 生理學, 生理学 /shēnglǐxué/
physiotherapy {n} (therapy that uses physical techniques such as massage and exercise) :: 物理療法, 物理疗法 /wùlǐ liáofǎ/, 物理治療, 物理治疗 /wùlǐ zhìliáo/
physique {n} (physical structure of a person) :: 體質
phytoncide {n} (volatile antimicrobial compound given off by a plant) :: 芬多精 /fēnduōjīng/
phytopathology {n} (study of plant diseases) :: 植物病理學, 植物病理学 /zhíwù bìnglǐxué/
phytosanitary {adj} (concerning the health of plants) :: 植物检疫, 植检
pi {n} (letter of Greek alphabet) :: /pài/
pi {n} (irrational mathematical constant) :: 圓周率, 圆周率 /yuānzhōulǜ/, π /pài/, /pài/
pianist {n} (piano player) :: 鋼琴家, 钢琴家 /gāngqínjiā/, 司琴 /sīqín/ [for a service]
piano {n} (a keyboard musical instrument) :: 鋼琴, 钢琴 /gāngqín/
pica {n} (disorder) :: 異食癖, 异食癖 /yìshípǐ/
Picardy {prop} (region of France) :: 皮卡第 /Píkǎdì/
piccolo {n} (musical instrument) :: 短笛 /duǎndí/
picene {n} (polycyclic hydrocarbon) :: /pǐ/
pick {v} (to pick) SEE: choose ::
pick {n} (pickaxe) :: 鶴嘴鋤, 鹤嘴锄 /háozuǐchú, hèzuǐchú/
pick {v} (to remove a fruit or plant for consumption) :: /zhāi/
pick {n} (music: plectrum) SEE: plectrum ::
pickaxe {n} (heavy iron tool) :: 鶴嘴鋤, 鹤嘴锄 /háozuǐchú, hèzuǐchú/, 鶴嘴鎬, 鹤嘴镐 /háozuǐgǎo, hèzuǐgǎo/, 鎬頭, 镐头 /gǎotou/
picket {n} (sentry) SEE: sentry ::
picket {n} (stake driven into the ground) :: /zhí/
picket {n} (protester outside a workplace during a strike) :: 糾察隊, 纠察队 /jiūcháduì/
pickle {n} (cucumber preserved in brine or vinegar syrup) :: 醃黃瓜, 腌黄瓜 /yānhuángguā/
pickle {n} (any vegetable preserved in vinegar and consumed as relish) :: 醃菜, 腌菜 /yāncài/, 鹹菜, 咸菜 /xiáncài/, 泡菜 /pàocài/
pickle {v} (to preserve food in a salt, sugar or vinegar solution) :: 腌菜 /yāncài/ (traditional also: 醃菜), 鹹菜, 咸菜 /xiáncài/, 泡菜 /pàocài/, /yān/
pick 'n' mix {n} (selection of articles to pick and pay by weight or number) :: 散装
pick one's nose {v} (insert a finger into one's nostril) :: 挖鼻子 /wābízi/, 摳鼻子, 抠鼻子 /kōubízi/, 挖鼻 /wābí/
pickpocket {n} (one who steals from the pocket of a passerby) :: 扒手 /páshǒu/, 三隻手, 三只手 /sānzhīshǒu/, 剪綹, 剪绺 /jiǎnliǔ/
pick up {v} (to lift; to grasp and raise) :: 拾取 /shíqǔ/, , /jiǎn/, /shí/, 拿起 /náqǐ/, 舉起, 举起 /jǔqǐ/, 拾起 /shíqǐ/
pick up {v} (to collect a passenger) :: /jiē/
pick up {n} (pickup) SEE: pickup ::
pickup {n} (pickup truck) SEE: pickup truck ::
pickup {n} (electronic device for detecting sound) :: 拾音器 /shíyīnqì/
pickup artist {n} :: 撩妹高手 /liáomèi gāoshǒu/
pick up the phone {v} (to pick up the receiver of a telephone to answer a call) :: 拿起電話, 拿起电话 /náqǐ diànhuà/
pickup truck {n} (truck with an open cargo bed) :: 皮卡 /píkǎ/, 皮卡車, 皮卡车 /píkǎchē/
picnic {n} (a meal eaten outdoors) :: 野餐 /yěcān/
pico- {prefix} (multiplying the unit by 10−12) :: 皮-(pí)
pics or it didn't happen {phrase} (used to request a picture of a reported event) :: 沒圖沒真相
pictogram {n} (picture that represents a word or an idea) :: 象形 /xiàngxíng/
pictorial {n} (magazine) :: 畫報, 画报 /huàbào/
picture {n} (representation of visible reality produced by drawing, etc) :: 圖畫, 图画 /túhuà/, 圖片, 图片 /túpiàn/, , /huà/,
picture {n} (photograph) :: 照片 /zhàopiàn/, 相片 /xiàngpiàn/
picture {n} (painting) SEE: painting ::
picture book {n} (a book for young children with illustrations) :: 繪本, 绘本 /huìběn/, 連環畫, 连环画 /liánhuánhuà/ [Chinese picture storybook], 圖畫書, 图画书 /túhuàshū/, 小兒書, 小儿书 /xiǎo'érshū/
picturesque {adj} (resembling a picture or painting) :: 繪畫, 绘画 /huìhuà bān de/, 逼真 /bīzhēn/, 栩栩如生 /xǔxǔrúshēng/, 生動, 生动 /shēngdòng/, [picturesque scenery] 風景如畫, 风景如画 /fēngjǐngrúhuà/
picul {n} ::
Pi Day {prop} (March 14th, an annual celebration of the mathematical constant π (pi)) :: 圓周率日 /Yuánzhōulǜrì/
pidgin {n} (amalgamation of two languages having no native speakers) :: 皮欽語, 皮钦语 /píqīnyǔ/, 混雜語言, 混杂语言 /hùnzá yǔyán/
pie {n} (type of pastry) :: 餡餅, 馅饼 /xiànbǐng/, /pái/, /pài/
pie {n} (pizza) SEE: pizza ::
pie {n} (pie chart) SEE: pie chart ::
piece {n} (part of a larger whole) :: /piàn/, , /kuài/, 片段 /piànduàn/, 部分 /bùfen/
piece {n} (single item belonging to a class of similar items) :: [classifiers are used]
piece {n} (object played in a board game) :: 棋子 /qízǐ/
piece {n} (artistic creation) :: 作品 /zuòpǐn/
piece {n} (hairpiece) SEE: hairpiece ::
piece of cake {n} (simple or easy job) :: 非常容易 /fēicháng róngyì de shì/, 小菜一碟 /xiǎocàiyīdié/, 易如反掌 /yìrúfǎnzhǎng/
piece of clothing {n} (garment) SEE: garment ::
piece of furniture {n} (item of furniture) :: 家具 /yī jiàn jiājù/ (one piece of furniture)
piece of the pie {n} (personal share) :: 一杯羹 /yī bēi gēng/
piece together {v} (to physically assemble from fragments or pieces) :: 拼湊, 拼凑 /pīncòu/
pie chart {n} (graph) :: 餅狀圖, 饼状图 /bǐngzhuàngtú/
Piedmont {prop} (region) :: 皮埃蒙特 /Píāiméngtè/
piemontite {n} (mineral) :: 紅簾石, 红帘石 /hóngliánshí/
pier {n} (raised platform built from the shore out over water) :: 碼頭, 码头 /mǎtóu/
pierce {v} (puncture) :: 刺穿 /cìchuān/, 穿 /chuān/
pierce {v} (to pierce) SEE: puncture ::
piercing {n} (hole for jewelry) :: 刺穿 /cìchuān/, 穿洞 /chuāndòng/, 沖孔 /chōngkǒng/
piety {n} :: 虔誠, 虔诚
piezoelectric {adj} (of or relating to piezoelectricity) :: 压电的
pig {n} (mammal of genus Sus) :: , /zhū/, 豬玀, 猪猡 /zhūluó/, /shǐ/ [classical, obsolete]
pig {n} (piglet) SEE: piglet ::
pig {n} (pork) SEE: pork ::
pigeon {n} (bird of the pigeon and dove family Columbidae) :: 鴿子, 鸽子 /gēzi/
pigeonhole {n} (one of an array of compartments) :: 分類架, 分类架 /fēnlèijià/, 文件架 /wénjiànjià/
pigeonhole {n} (roosting place for pigeons) :: 鴿棚, 鸽棚 /gēpéng/
pig-footed bandicoot {n} (small marsupial) :: 豚足袋狸 /túnzúdàilí/
piggyback {v} (to carry someone on the back or shoulders) :: , /bèi/
piggy bank {n} (small container to store small saved coins in) :: 撲滿, 扑满 /pūmǎn/, 儲錢罐, 储钱罐 /chǔqiánguàn/, 悶葫蘆罐兒, 闷葫芦罐儿 /mènhúluguànr/, 存錢罐, 存钱罐 /cúnqiánguàn/
pig in a poke {n} (something whose true value is concealed or unknown) :: 瞎買東西, 瞎买东西 /xiā mǎi dōngxi/ [to shop blindly], 隔山買牛, 隔山买牛 /géshān mǎi niú/ [buy a cow over there in another mountain]
pig iron {n} (a type of crude iron) :: 生鐵, 生铁 /shēngtiě/
piglet {n} (young pig) :: /tún/, 小豬, 小猪 /xiǎozhū/, 豬崽, 猪崽 /zhūzǎi/
pigling {n} (piglet) SEE: piglet ::
pigment {n} (any color in plant or animal cells) :: 色素 /sèsù/
pigment {n} (a dry colorant, usually an insoluble powder) :: 顏料, 颜料 /yánliào/, 著色劑, 着色剂 /zhuósèjì/
pigmentation {n} (coloration of tissue) :: 皮膚色素, 皮肤色素 (pífū sèsù), 天然顏色 (tiānrán yánsè)
pig out {v} (eat voraciously or ravenously) :: 猛吃
pigpen {n} (pigsty) SEE: pigsty ::
pig's ear {n} (cooked ear of a pig) :: 豬耳朵, 猪耳朵 /zhū'ěrduo/, 豬耳, 猪耳 /zhū'ěr/
pig's trotter {n} (foot of a pig) :: 豬蹄, 猪蹄 /zhūtí/
pigsty {n} (enclosure where pigs are kept) :: 豬圈, 猪圈 /zhūjuàn/, 豬舍, 猪舍 /zhūshě/
pigtail {n} (braided plait of hair) :: 辮子, 辫子 /biànzi/
pika {n} (furry mammal of the family Ochotonidae) :: 鼠兔 /shǔtù/
Pikachu {n} (Pokémon) :: 皮卡丘 /Píkǎqiū/
pike {n} (turnpike) SEE: turnpike ::
pike {n} (long spear) :: /máo/
pike {n} (fish of the genus Esox) :: 狗鱼, 狗鱼 /gǒuyú/
pilaf {n} (dish) :: 抓飯, 抓饭 /zhuāfàn/
pilaff {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf ::
pilau {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf ::
pile {n} (nap of a cloth) SEE: nap ::
pile {n} (heap) :: /duī/
pile {n} (hemorrhoid) SEE: hemorrhoid ::
pile {n} (obsolete: reverse of a coin) SEE: tails ::
pile {n} (stake of pointed timber, steel etc., driven into the earth) ::
pile {v} (to drive piles into) :: 打桩
piles {n} (plural of pile) SEE: pile ::
piles {n} (haemorrhoids) SEE: haemorrhoids ::
piles {n} (plural of pile) SEE: pile ::
pile-up {n} (a pile of crashed cars) :: 連環車禍
pilgrim {n} (traveler, especially to religious sites) :: 朝覲者, 朝觐者 /cháojìnzhě/, 朝聖者, 朝圣者 /cháoshèngzhě/, 巡禮者, 巡礼者 /xúnlǐzhě/, 香客 /xiāngkè/ [in Buddhism]
pilgrimage {n} (religious journey, or one to a sacred place) :: 朝覲, 朝觐 /cháojìn/, 朝聖, 朝圣 /cháoshèng/, 巡禮, 巡礼 /xúnlǐ/
pilgrimage {v} (to go on a pilgrimage) :: 朝覲, 朝觐 /cháojìn/, 朝聖, 朝圣 /cháoshèng/, 巡禮, 巡礼 /xúnlǐ/
piling {n} (A structural support) :: 桩子
pill {n} (small object for swallowing) :: 藥丸, 药丸 /yàowán/, 藥片, 药片 /yàopiàn/
pill {n} (the pill - functions as a contraceptive) :: 避孕藥, 避孕药 /bìyùnyào/
pillage {v} (loot or plunder by force) :: 掠奪, 掠夺 /lüèduó/
pillar {n} (large post, often used as supporting architecture) :: 柱子 /zhùzi/
pillbox {n} (gun emplacement) :: 碉堡 /diāobǎo/, 地堡 /dìbǎo/
pillory {n} (a framework on a post used as a means of punishment and humiliation) :: 頸手枷, 颈手枷 /jǐngshǒujiā/, 頭手迦, 头手迦 /tóushǒujiā/
pillow {n} (soft cushion used to support the head in bed) :: 枕頭, 枕头 /zhěntou/
pillow case {n} (sheet for covering a pillow) :: 枕套 /zhěntào/
pillowcase {n} (cover for pillows) SEE: pillow case ::
pillow fight {n} (a play fight that involves hitting others with pillows) :: 枕頭戰, 枕头战 /zhěntóu zhàn/
pillowslip {n} (pillow case) SEE: pillow case ::
pill to swallow {n} (something to accept) :: 苦果
pilonidal {adj} (having body hairs which have grown in a concentrated area) :: 藏毛性 /cángmáoxìng/
pilot {n} (controller of aircraft) :: 飛行員, 飞行员 /fēixíngyuán/, 駕駛員, 驾驶员 /jiàshǐyuán/
pilot {n} (steerer) :: 領航, 领航 /lǐngháng/
pilot {n} (person who helps navigate the harbor or coast) :: 引水人 /yínshuǐrén/, 引港 /yíngǎng/
pimp {n} (prostitution solicitor) :: 皮條客, 皮条客 /pítiáokè/, 老鴇, 老鸨 {f} /lǎobǎo/
pimp {v} (to act as procurer of prostitutes) :: 拉皮條, 拉皮条 /lā pítiáo/, 拉客 /lākè/
pimping {n} (practise of procuring prostitutes) :: 拉皮條, 拉皮条 /lā pítiáo/
pimple {n} (inflamed spot on the surface of the skin) :: 疙瘩 /gēda/, 丘疹 /qiūzhěn/
Pimpri-Chinchwad {prop} (city in India) :: 平欽, 平钦 /Píngqīn/
pin {n} (needle without an eye, used for fastening) :: 別針, 别针 /biézhēn/
pin {n} (jewellery attached with a pin) SEE: brooch ::
PIN {n} (personal identification number) :: 密碼, 密码 /mìmǎ/, 引線號, 引线号 /yǐn xiàn hào/, PIN碼, PIN码 /PIN mǎ/, 個人識別碼, 个人识别码 /gèrén shìbiémǎ/
pinata {n} (candy-filled container that is hit with a stick) :: 皮納塔, 皮纳塔 /pínàtǎ/
pinball {n} (game) :: 彈球, 弹球 /dànqiú/, 釘球戲, 钉球戏 /dīngqiúxì/
pincers {n} (gripping tool) :: 鉗子, 钳子 /qiánzi/, , /qián/
pinch {v} (to squeeze a small amount of skin) :: /niē/, /qiā/
pinch {v} (to steal) ::
pinch {v} (to arrest or capture) :: ,
pinch {v} (horticulture: to cut shoots or buds) :: 修剪
pinch {v} (nautical: to sail close-hauled) :: 抢风, 逆风
pinch {n} (action of squeezing a small amount of skin) ::
pinch {n} (small amount of powder) ::
pinch {n} (difficult situation) :: 困境
pine {n} (tree of the genus Pinus) :: /sōng/, 松樹, 松树 /sōngshù/
pine {v} (to long for sufferingly) :: 想念 /xiǎngniàn/
pineal gland {n} (small endocrine gland) :: 松果腺 /sōngguǒxiàn/
pineapple {n} (plant) :: 菠蘿, 菠萝 /bōluó/ [mainland China], 鳳梨, 凤梨 /fènglí/ [Taiwan], 黃梨, 黄梨 /huánglí/ [Singapore, Malaysia]
pineapple {n} (fruit) :: 菠蘿, 菠萝 /bōluó/ [mainland China], 鳳梨, 凤梨 /fènglí/ [Taiwan], 黃梨, 黄梨 /huánglí/ [Singapore, Malaysia]
pineapple {n} (slang: hand grenade) :: 菠蘿手榴彈, 菠萝手榴弹 /bōluó shǒuliúdàn/
pineapple bun {n} (sweet bun) :: 菠蘿包, 菠萝包 /bōluóbāo/
pineapple cake {n} (small sweet cake) :: 鳳梨酥, 凤梨酥 /fènglísū/
pineapple guava {n} (feijoa) SEE: feijoa ::
pinecone {n} (seed-bearing cone of a pine tree) :: 松塔 /sōngtǎ/, 松果 /sōngguǒ/, 松球 /sōngqiú/
pinene {n} (chemical compound) :: 蒎烯 /pàixī/
pine nut {n} (edible seeds of evergreen pine) :: 松子 /sōngzǐ/
pine oil {n} (mixture of monoterpene alcohols) :: 松油 /sōngyóu/
pine tree {n} (pine) SEE: pine ::
pingo {n} (conical mound of earth with an ice core) :: 小丘
pingo {n} (flexible pole with a load suspended from each end) SEE: carrying pole ::
ping pong {n} (table tennis) SEE: table tennis ::
ping-pong diplomacy {n} (exchange of ping pong players) :: 乒乓外交 /pīngpāng wàijiāo/
pink {n} (flower) :: 康乃馨 /kāngnǎixīn/
pink {n} (pale red colour) :: 粉紅色, 粉红色 /fěnhóngsè/, 桃色 /táosè/, 淡紅, 淡红 /dànhóng/, 泛紅, 泛红 /fànhóng/
pink {adj} (colored/coloured between red and white) :: 粉紅色, 粉红色 /fěnhóngsè/
pink-collar {adj} (pertaining to employees in predominantly female service industries) :: 粉領, 粉领 /fěnlǐng/
pinkie {n} (little finger) SEE: little finger ::
pink slime {n} (meat by-product) :: 粉紅, 粉红 /fěnhóng ròu zhā/
pinky {n} (little finger) SEE: little finger ::
pinky promise {n} (promise made by entwining pinky fingers) :: 拉鉤, 拉钩 /lāgōu/
pinna {n} (visible part of the ear) :: 耳廓 /ěrkuò/, 外耳 /wài'ěr/
pinnacle {n} (highest point) :: 巔峰, 巅峰 /diānfēng/
PIN number {n} (PIN) SEE: PIN ::
Pinocchio {prop} (protagonist) :: 皮諾喬, 皮诺乔 /Pínuòqiáo/, 皮諾曹, 皮诺曹 /Pínuòcáo/, 匹諾曹, 匹诺曹 /Pǐnuòcáo/
Pinot Noir {n} (black grape) :: 黑比諾葡萄, 黑比诺葡萄 /hēibǐnuò pútáo/, 黑皮諾葡萄, 黑皮诺葡萄 /hēipínuò pútáo/
Pinot Noir {n} (wine) :: 黑比諾葡萄酒, 黑比诺葡萄酒 /hēibǐnuò pútáojiǔ/, 黑皮諾葡萄酒, 黑皮诺葡萄酒 /hēipínuò pútáojiǔ/
pins and needles {n} (tingling felt in limb) :: 發麻, 发麻 /fāmá/
pint {n} (unit of volume for liquids) :: 品脫, 品脱 /pǐntuō/
pinta {n} (pint) SEE: pint ::
pin-up {n} (person) :: 海報女郎, 海报女郎 /hǎibào nǚláng/, 賽車女郎, 赛车女郎 /saìchē nǚláng/
pinwheel {n} (fake flower for children) :: 風車, 风车 /fēngchē/
pinworm {n} (worms) :: 蟯蟲, 蛲虫 /náochóng/
Pinyin {prop} (romanization of Mandarin Chinese) :: 拼音 /pīnyīn/, [full name] 漢語拼音, 汉语拼音 /hànyǔ pīnyīn/
piñon {n} (pine nut) SEE: pine nut ::
pioneer {n} (one who goes before) :: 開拓者, 开拓者 /kāituòzhě/, 先驅者, 先驱者 /xiānqūzhě/
pioneer {n} (member of a child organization in the Soviet bloc) :: 先鋒, 先锋 /xiānfēng/
pious {adj} (of or pertaining to piety) :: 敬虔 /jìngqián/, 虔誠, 虔诚 /qiánchéng/
pip {n} (seed) :: 果仁 /guǒrén/
pipa {n} (Chinese lute) :: 琵琶 /pípa/
pipal {n} (Ficus religiosa) SEE: sacred fig ::
pipe {n} (musical instrument) :: 笛子 /dízi/, 管子 /guǎnzi/
pipe {n} (hollow tube) :: 管子 /guǎnzi/
pipe {n} (smoking tool) SEE: tobacco pipe ::
pipe dream {n} (near impossibility) :: 妄想 /wàngxiǎng/
pipeline {n} (conduit made of pipes) :: 管道 /guǎndào/
pipe organ {n} (musical instrument) :: 管風琴, 管风琴 /guǎnfēngqín/, 風琴, 风琴 /fēngqín/
piper {n} (baby pigeon) SEE: squab ::
piperazine {n} (organic compound) :: 哌嗪 /pàiqín/
piperidine {n} (organic compound) :: 哌啶 /pàidìng/
pipes of Pan {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes ::
pipette {n} (small glass tube used for transferring liquid) :: 吸管 /xīguǎn/, 吸量管 /xīliàngguǎn/, 移液管 /yíyèguǎn/, 移液器 /yíyèqì/
piracy {n} (robbery at sea) :: 海盜行為, 海盗行为 /hǎidào xíngwéi/ [actions], 海盜, 海盗 /hǎidào/ [pirates]
piracy {n} (unauthorized duplication) :: 著作權侵害, 著作权侵害 /zhùzuòquán qīnhài/, 盜版, 盗版 /dàobǎn/ [pirated edition]
piranha {n} (South American fish) :: 食人鯧, 食人鲳 /shírénchāng/, 水虎魚, 水虎鱼 /shuǐhǔyú/, 比拉魚, 比拉鱼 /bǐlāyú/
pirate {n} (one who plunders at sea) :: 海盜, 海盗 /hǎidào/, 海賊, 海贼 /hǎizéi/
pirate {n} (one who breaks intellectual property laws) :: 盜版業者, 盗版业者 /dàobǎn yèzhě/
pirate ship {n} (ship manned by pirates) :: 賊船, 贼船 /zéichuán/
pirozhki {n} (small pastries) :: 小餡餅, 小馅饼 /xiǎo xiànbǐng/, 皮羅什基, 皮罗什基 /píluōshíjī/
pirozhok {n} (pirozhki) SEE: pirozhki ::
Pisa {prop} (city in Italy) :: 比薩, 比萨 /Bǐsà/
Pisces {prop} (constellation) :: 雙魚座, 双鱼座 /shuāngyúzuò/
Pisces {prop} (astrological sign) :: 雙魚座, 双鱼座 /shuāngyúzuò/
pismire {n} (ant) SEE: ant ::
piss {n} (urine) :: 小便 /xiǎobiàn/
piss {v} :: 撒尿 /sāniào/, 尿泡 /niàopāo/
pissaladière {n} (pizza-like pie from southern France) :: 尼斯洋蔥塔, 尼斯洋葱塔 /Nísī yángcōng tǎ/
pisser {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
piss off {v} (to leave, to go away) :: 滾開, 滚开 /gǔnkāi/, 滾球, 滚球 /gǔnqiú/, , /gǔn/
piss one's pants {v} (wet oneself) SEE: wet oneself ::
pistachio {n} (fruit) :: 開心果, 开心果 /kāixīnguǒ/
pistil {n} (a discrete unit in the center of a flower which receives the pollen and produces a fruit) :: /ruǐ/ [stamen or pistil], 雌蕊 /círuǐ/
pistol {n} (handgun) :: 手槍, 手枪 /shǒuqiāng/
piston {n} (solid disk or cylinder that fits inside a hollow cylinder) :: 活塞 /huósāi/
piston engine {n} :: 往複式發動機, 往复式发动机 /wǎngfùshì fādòngjī/, 活塞發動機, 活塞发动机 /huósāi fādòngjī/
pit {n} (hole in the ground) :: /kēng/, /xué/
pit {n} (mine) SEE: mine ::
pit {n} (armpit) SEE: armpit ::
pita {n} (bread pouch used for making sandwiches) :: 皮塔餅, 皮塔饼 /pítǎbǐng/
pitaya {n} (dragon fruit) SEE: dragon fruit ::
Pitcairn Islands {prop} (British territory) :: 皮特凱恩群島, 皮特凯恩群岛 /Pítèkǎiēn Qúndǎo/
pitch {n} (the perceived frequency of a sound or note) :: 音高 /yīn​gāo/
pitch {n} (pitchstone) SEE: pitchstone ::
pitch accent {n} (phonology) :: 音高重音 /yīngāo zhòngyīn/
pitch a tent {v} (to set up a tent) :: 搭帳篷, 搭帐篷 /dā zhàngpéng/
pitch a tent {v} (to have an erection that shows through the clothing) :: 搭帳篷, 搭帐篷 /dā zhàngpéng/
pitch-black {adj} (of the blackest black) :: 黑沉沉 /hēichēnchēn/, 漆黑 /qīhēi/, 墨黑 /mòhēi/, 烏黑, 乌黑 /wūhēi/, 黑漆漆 /hēiqīqī/
pitch-dark {adj} (absolutely dark or black; as dark as pitch) :: 黑沉沉 /hēichēnchēn/, 漆黑 /qīhēi/, 墨黑 /mòhēi/
pitcher {n} (the player who throws the ball to the batter) :: 投手 /tóushǒu/
pitcher {n} (A wide-mouthed, deep vessel for holding liquids) :: 大罐 /dàguàn/, 罐子 /guànzi/, /guàn/
pitchfork {n} (farm tool with tines) :: /chā/, /chā/
pitch-pot {n} (traditional East Asian game) :: 投壺, 投壶 /tóuhú/
pitchstone {n} (natural glass) :: 松脂岩 /sōngzhīyán/
pitfall {n} (potential problem, hazard, or danger) :: 陷阱 /xiànjǐng/
pith {n} (albedo) SEE: albedo ::
pith {n} (spinal cord; marrow) SEE: spinal cord ::
pitiful {adj} (so appalling or sad that one feels or should feel sorry for it) :: 可憐, 可怜 /kělián/
pitiful {adj} (of an amount or number: very small) :: (hěn shǎo)
Pitjantjatjara {prop} (the aboriginal language mainly spoken in central Australia) :: 皮堅加加拉印地安語, 皮坚加加拉印地安语 /Píjiānjiājiālā yìndì'ān yǔ/
pitta bread {n} (flat bread made from wheat flour) SEE: pita ::
pituitary gland {n} (endocrine gland) :: 垂體, 垂体 /chuítǐ/
pity {n} (feeling of sympathy) :: 憐憫, 怜悯 /liánmǐn/
pity {n} (something regrettable) :: [adjective used: see entry] 可惜 /kěxī/
pity {v} (to feel pity for someone or something) :: 可憐, 可怜 /kělián/
pity {interj} (what a pity) SEE: what a pity ::
pixel {n} (one of the tiny dots that make up the representation of an image in a computer's memory) :: 像素 /xiàngsù/
pixie {n} (playful sprite or elflike or fairy-like creature) :: 精靈, 精灵 /jīnglíng/ [generic term]
pizza {n} (baked Italian dish) :: 比薩, 比萨 /bǐsà/, 披薩, 披萨 /pīsà/, 比薩餅, 比萨饼 /bǐsàbǐng/
pizza {n} (a single instance of that dish) :: 比薩, 比萨 /bǐsà/, 披薩, 披萨 /pīsà/, 比薩餅, 比萨饼 /bǐsàbǐng/
pizza parlor {n} (pizzeria) SEE: pizzeria ::
pizzeria {n} (outlet that primarily sells pizza) :: 比薩店, 比萨店 /bǐsàdiàn/
pizzle {n} (penis of an animal) :: 牛鞭 /niúbiān/
pizzle {n} (baton made from the penis of an ox, once used to beat men and animals) :: 牛鞭 /niúbiān/
placard {n} (a sheet of paper or cardboard) :: 招貼, 招贴 /zhāotiē/
placate {v} (to calm) :: 安撫 /ānfǔ/, 平息 /píngxí/
place {n} (location, position) :: 地方 /dìfang/
place {n} (open space, courtyard, market square) :: 廣場, 广场 /guǎngchǎng/
place {v} (to put in a specific location) :: /fàng/, /zhì/, 放置 /fàngzhì/
place {v} :: 放置 /fàngzhì/
placebo {n} (a dummy medicine containing no active ingredients; an inert treatment) :: 安慰劑, 安慰剂 /ānwèijì/
place mat {n} (protective table mat) :: 餐墊, 餐垫 /cāndiàn/, 餐具墊, 餐具垫 /cānjùdiàn/, 餐桌墊子, 餐桌垫子 /cānzhuō diànzi/
placement {n} (the act of placing or putting in place) :: 放置 /fàngzhì/, 安置 /ānzhì/
placename {n} (the name of a place) :: 地名 /dìmíng/
placenta {n} (anatomy: placenta) :: 胎盤, 胎盘 /tāipán/
place of decimals {n} (position of digit to the right of the decimal point) SEE: decimal place ::
place of worship {n} (place where people can practise their faith) :: 宗教場所, 宗教场所 /zōngjiào chǎngsuǒ/
place setting {n} (items arranged for a person at a dining table) :: 成套餐具 /chéngtào cānjù/
placid {adj} (calm and quiet; peaceful) :: 平靜, 平静 /píngjìng/, 寧靜, 宁静 /níngjìng/
plagiarism {n} (copying of someone's ideas) :: 剽竊, 剽窃 /piāoqiè, piàoqiè/, 抄襲, 抄袭 /chāoxí/
plagiarism {n} (act of plagiarizing or something plagiarized) :: 剽竊物, 剽窃物 /piāoqièwù/, 抄襲物, 抄袭物 /chāoxíwù/
plagiarist {n} (one who plagiarizes) :: 剽竊者, 剽窃者 /piāoqièzhě/, 抄襲者, 抄袭者 /chāoxízhě/
plagiarize {v} (use, and pass off as one's own, someone else's writing/speech) :: 剽竊, 剽窃 /piāoqiè/, 抄襲, 抄袭 /chāoxí/
plagiocephaly {n} (congenital condition) :: 斜頭畸形, 斜头畸形 /xiétóu jīxíng/
plague {n} (specific disease "the Plague") :: 鼠疫 /shǔyì/
plague {n} (an epidemic or pandemic caused by any pestilence) :: 瘟疫 /wēnyì/
plague {n} :: 鼠疫 /shǔ yì/
plain {adj} (ordinary; lacking adornment or ornamentation) :: 平的 /píng de/, 簡單, 简单 /jiǎndān/, 平常 /píngcháng/
plain {n} (an expanse of land with relatively low relief) :: 平原 /píngyuán/, 平野 /píngyě/
plainclothes {adj} (wearing civilian clothes) :: 便服 /biànfú/
plainclothes {n} (ordinary civilian clothes) :: 便服 /biànfú/
plaintiff {n} (party bringing a suit in civil law against a defendant) :: 原告 /yuángào/
plait {v} (to double in narrow folds) SEE: pleat ::
plait {n} (braid) :: 辮子, 辫子 /biànzi/
plan {n} (technical drawing) :: 設計圖, 设计图 /shèjìtú/
plan {n} (set of intended actions) :: 計劃, 计划 /jìhuà/
plan {n} (2-dimensional drawing from above) :: 平面圖, 平面图
plan {v} (to create a plan for) :: 計劃, 计划 (jìhuà)
plan {v} (to intend) :: 打算 /dǎsuan/
plan {v} (to design) :: 設計 /she4 ji4/
Planck {n} (attributive use of surname) :: 普朗克 /Pǔlǎngkè/
Planck's constant {n} (constant) :: 普朗克常數, 普朗克常数 /Pǔlǎngkè chángshù/
plane {adj} (of a surface: flat or level.) :: 水平的, 平面的
plane {n} (level or flat surface) :: 平面
plane {n} (a tool) :: 鉋刀, 刨刀 /bàodāo/, 鉋子, 刨子
plane {v} (to smooth with a plane) ::
plane {n} (airplane) :: 飞机
plane {v} (to glide) :: 滑翔
plane geometry {n} (study of figures having parts that lie in a singular plane) :: 平面幾何, 平面几何 /píngmiàn jǐhé/
planer {n} (woodworking tool) :: 刨子 /bàozi/
planet {n} (each of the seven major bodies which move relative to the fixed stars in the night sky) :: 行星 /xíngxīng/
planet {n} (rocky or gaseous spherical bodies orbiting the Sun) :: 行星 /xíngxīng/
planet {n} (similar body in orbit around a star) :: 行星 /xíngxīng/
planetarium {n} (museum which displays images of space) :: 天象儀, 天象仪 /tiānxiàngyí/, 天文館, 天文馆 /tiānwénguǎn/
planetary {adj} (of or relating to planets) :: 行星的 /xíngxīng de/
planetary nebula {n} (nebulosity) :: 行星状星云, 行星狀星雲, 行星状星云 /xíngxīng zhuàng xīngyún/
planetary science {n} (branch of astronomy) :: 行星科學, 行星科学 /xíngxīng kēxué/
planetary system {n} (a group of various non-stellar objects orbiting a star or star system) :: 行星系 /xíngxīngxì/, 行星系統, 行星系统 /xíngxīng xìtǒng/
planetoid {n} (any of several larger astral bodies) :: 小行星 /xiǎo xíngxīng/
planetree {n} (plane) SEE: plane ::
planetree {n} (sycamore) SEE: sycamore ::
Planet X {prop} (hypothetical planet) :: X行星 /X xíngxīng/
plangent {adj} (having a loud mournful sound) :: 凄厉, 淒厲 /qīlì/
plank {n} (long, broad and thick piece of timber) :: /bǎn/, 板子 /bǎnzi/, 木板 /mùbǎn/
plankton {n} (generic term for all the organisms that float in the sea) :: 浮游生物 /fúyóu shēngwù/
planned economy {n} (economy in which government directly manages) :: 計劃經濟, 计划经济 /jìhuà jīngjì/
planned obsolescence {n} (policy) :: 計劃報廢, 计划报废 /jìhuà bàofèi/
planning area {n} (administrative division) :: 規劃區, 规划区 /guīhuàqū/
plant {n} (organism capable of photosynthesis) :: 植物 /zhíwù/
plant {v} (place in soil or other substrate in order that it may live and grow) :: , /zhòng/, 種稙, 种植 /zhòngzhí/
plant {n} (factory) SEE: factory ::
plant {n} :: 組裝, 组装 /zǔzhuāng/
plantain {n} (small plant) :: 芣苢 /fóuyǐ/, 車前草, 车前草 /chēqiáncǎo/
plantain {n} (fruit) :: 芣苢 /fóuyǐ/
plantar fascia {n} (the thick connective tissue which supports the arch of the foot) :: 足底筋膜 /zúdǐjīnmó/
plantar fasciitis {n} (painful inflammation of the plantar fascia) :: 足底筋膜炎 /zúdǐjīn móyán/
plantar wart {n} (wart on the sole of the foot) :: 跖疣 /zhíyóu/
plantation {n} (large farm) :: 種植園, 种植园 /zhòngzhíyuán/
plaque {n} (flat, thin piece of clay, ivory, metal, etc., used for ornament) :: 匾額, 匾额 /biǎn'é/
plaque {n} (accumulation of biofilm, or bacteria, on teeth) :: 斑點, 斑点 /bāndiǎn/, 牙斑 /yábān/
plaque {n} (accumulation in artery walls) SEE: atheroma ::
plasma {n} (high energy state of matter) :: 等離子體, 等离子体 /děnglízǐtǐ/
plasma {n} (component of blood) :: 血漿, 血浆 /xuèjiāng/
plasma membrane {n} (cell membrane) SEE: cell membrane ::
plaster {n} (mixture for coating) :: 石膏 /shígāo/
plaster {n} (adhesive bandage) SEE: band-aid ::
plasterer {n} (a person who plasters walls) :: 石膏工 /shígāorén/
plastic {n} (synthetic thermoplastic polymer) :: 塑料 /sùliào/, 塑膠, 塑胶 /sùjiāo/
plastic art {n} (three-dimensional art form) :: 美術, 美术 /měishù/
plastic bag {n} (type of packaging) :: 塑料袋 /sùliàodài/, 塑膠袋, 塑胶袋 /sùjiāodài/, 膠袋, 胶袋 /jiāodài/, 油紙口袋, 油纸口袋 [dialectal]
plasticine {n} (modeling clay) :: 橡皮泥 /xiàngpíní/
plasticity {n} (quality of being plastic) :: 可塑性 /kěsùxìng/
plasticity {n} (property of a solid body) :: 可塑性 /kěsùxìng/
plasticizer {n} (substance added for pliability in plastics) :: 增韧剂 (zēngrènjì)
plastic surgery {n} (surgery involving the transfer of tissue) :: 整形外科 /zhěnɡxínɡ wàikē/, 整容 /zhěngróng/
plastic surgery {n} (cosmetic surgery) :: 整容 /zhěngróng/
plate {n} (Cockney rhyming slang: foot) SEE: foot ::
plate {n} (flat dish) :: 盤子, 盘子 /pánzi/, /dié/, 碟子 /diézi/
plate {n} (prize given to the winner in a contest) SEE: prize ::
plate {n} (geology: tectonic plate) SEE: tectonic plate ::
plateau {n} (level expanse) :: 高原 /gāoyuán/
plateau {v} (level off) :: 持平
platelet {n} (particle found in the blood of mammals) :: 血小板 /xuèxiǎobǎn/
plate tectonics {n} (large-scale movement of tectonic plates) :: 板塊構造, 板块构造 /bǎnkuài gòuzào/
platform {n} (stage for speeches and performances) :: 講壇, 讲坛 /jiǎngtán/
platform {n} (computing: particular type of operating system or environment) :: 平臺, 平台 /píngtái/
platform {n} (travel: raised structure for passengers) :: 月臺, 月台 /yuètái/
platinum {n} (metal) :: 白金 /báijīn/, , /bó/
platitude {n} (often-quoted saying) :: 老生常談, 老生常谈 /lǎoshēngchángtán/, 陳詞濫調, 陈词滥调 /chéncílàndiào/
platitude {n} (triteness) :: 陳腐, 陈腐 /chénfǔ/, 乏味 /fáwèi/
Plato {prop} (Greek philosopher) :: 柏拉圖, 柏拉图 /Bólātú/
platonic love {n} (intimate but non-sexual affection) :: 柏拉圖式戀愛, 柏拉图式恋爱 /Bólātú shì liàn'ài/, 柏拉圖式愛情, 柏拉图式爱情 /Bólātú shì àiqíng/
platoon {n} (unit of 30-40 soldiers) :: /pái/, 分隊, 分队 /fēnduì/
platter {n} (a tray for serving food) :: 大盤子, 大盘子 /dàpánzi/, 托盤, 托盘 /tuōpán/
platypus {n} (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) :: 鴨嘴獸, 鸭嘴兽 /yāzuǐshòu/
platypusary {n} (place where platypuses are nurtured) :: 鴨嘴獸飼養場, 鸭嘴兽饲养场 (yāzuǐshòu sìyǎngchǎng), 鴨嘴獸圈養, 鸭嘴兽圈养 (yāzuǐshòu juànyǎng dì)
platypussary {n} (platypusary) SEE: platypusary ::
play {v} (act in a manner such that one has fun) :: /wán/, 玩兒, 玩儿 /wánr/, 玩耍 /wánshuǎ/
play {v} (produce music using a musical instrument (transitive sense), affecting a noun) :: 演奏 /yǎnzòu/, [string instruments including piano] , /tán/&[formal]彈奏, 弹奏 /tánzòu/, [string instruments with a bow such as violin] /lā/, [wind instruments] /chuī/&[formal]吹奏 /chuīzòu/, [percussion instruments, especially gong] /qiāo/, [percussion instruments, especially drum] /dǎ/
play {v} (produce music using a musical instrument (intransitive sense, not affecting a noun)) :: 演奏 /yǎnzòu/, [string instruments including piano] , /tán/&[formal]彈奏, 弹奏 /tánzòu/, [string instruments with a bow such as violin] /lā/, [wind instruments] /chuī/&[formal]吹奏 /chuīzòu/, [percussion instruments, especially gong] /qiāo/, [percussion instruments, especially drum] /dǎ/
play {v} (act in a performance) :: 表演 /biǎoyǎn/
play {v} (participate in (a sport or game)) :: 參與, 参与 /cān yù/, 參加, 参加 /cān jiā/, [games] /wán/, [sports with pedal hitting, such as football] /tī/, [sports with manual hitting, such as basketball and badminton] /dǎ/, [sports with throwing, such as discus throw] , /zhì/&[colloquial&informal] /rēng/, [sports with pushing, such as shot put] /tuī/, [sports with running, such as marathon] /pǎo/
play {v} (use a device to hear (a recording)) :: /fàng/
play {n} (playful activity) :: , 玩兒, 玩儿 /wánr/
play {n} (theatrical performance) :: 戲劇, 戏剧 /xìjù/, 話劇, 话剧 /huàjù/
playback {n} (replaying of recorded sound or moving images) :: 回放 /huífàng/, 重播 /chóngbō/, 重放 /chóngfàng/
playboy {n} (man who devotes himself to pleasure) :: 花花公子 /huāhuāgōngzi/
Playboy Bunny {n} (waitress at a Playboy Club) :: 兔女郎 /Tùnǚláng/
play by ear {v} (play music guided by one's musical ear) :: 記憶演奏, 记忆演奏 /píng jìyì yǎnzòu/
play by ear {v} (do by guessing) :: 看情況, 看情况 /kàn qíngkuàng/, 時候再說, 时候再说 /dào shíhou zàishuō/, 湊合, 凑合 /còuhe/, 見機行事, 见机行事 /jiànjīxíngshì/
play dead {v} (to act as though defeated) :: 裝死
player {n} (one who plays any game or sport) :: 運動員, 运动员 /yùndòngyuán/, 競賽者, 竞赛者 /jìngsàizhe/, 選手, 选手 /xuǎnshǒu/
player {n} (dramatic actor) :: 演員, 演员 /yǎnyuán/, 藝人, 艺人 /yìrén/
player {n} (one who plays a musical instrument) :: 玩家 /wánjiā/
player {n} (gambler, see also: gambler) :: 賭徒, 赌徒 /dǔtú/
player {n} (electronic device) :: 播放機, 播放机 /bōfàngjī/, 播放器 /bōfàngqì/
player {n} (software application) :: 播放器 /bōfàngqì/
player {n} (one without serious aims) :: 懒惰者, 懒惰者 /lǎnduòzhě/
player {n} (person "playing the field") :: 渣男 /zhānán/
playground {n} (large open space to play on, usually for children) :: 操場, 操场 /cāochǎng/, 游樂園, 游乐园 /yóulèyuán/, 遊樂場, 游乐场 /yóulèchǎng/
playgroup {n} (group of children) :: 遊戲組, 游戏组 /yóuxìzǔ/
play hooky {v} (to stay away from school, work, etc. without suitable permission or excuse) :: 逃學, 逃学 /táoxué/ [school], 曠課, 旷课 /kuàngkè/, 逃課, 逃课 /táokè/
play house {n} (toy house for dolls) SEE: doll's house ::
playhouse {n} (venue for performing plays) SEE: theater ::
playing card {n} (one of usually 52 rectangular pieces of card) :: 撲克牌, 扑克牌 /pūkèpái/, 彩牌 /cǎipái/, 紙牌, 纸牌 /zhǐpái/
playlist {n} (record) :: 播放列表 /bōfàng lièbiǎo/
playlist {n} (computing) :: 播放列表 /bōfàng lièbiǎo/
playmate {n} (companion to play with) :: 玩伴 /wánbàn/
playpen {n} (enclosure for children to play in) :: 嬰兒圍欄, 婴儿围栏 /yīng'ér wéilán/, 嬰兒圍欄, 婴儿围栏 /yīng'ér yòng wéilán/
play the fool {v} (behave in a foolish manner) :: 出洋相 /chūyángxiàng/, 胡鬧, 胡闹 /húnào/, 幹蠢事, 干蠢事 /gàn chǔnshì/
play the fool {v} (pretend ignorance) :: 裝傻, 装傻 /zhuāngshǎ/, 裝傻充愣, 装傻充愣 /zhuāngshǎchōnglèng/
play truant {v} (be absent from school without permission) :: 逃學, 逃学 /táoxué/, 曠課, 旷课 /kuàngkè/, 逃課, 逃课 /táokè/
play with fire {v} (put oneself in a precarious situation) :: 玩火 /wánhuǒ/, 引火燒身, 引火烧身 /yǐnhuǒshāoshēn/
playwright {n} (writer of plays for the theatre) :: 劇作家, 剧作家 /jùzuòjiā/, 編劇, 编剧 /biānjù/
playwriter {n} (playwright) SEE: playwright ::
plaza {n} (a towns' public square) :: 廣場, 广场 /guǎngchǎng/
plea {n} (appeal, petition, entreaty) :: 請求, 请求 /qǐngqiú/, 懇求, 恳求 /kěnqiú/
plea {n} (that which is presented in defense or justification) :: 辯解, 辩解 /biànjiě/, 辯護, 辩护 /biànhù/
plea bargaining {n} (negotiating a verdict and sentence without a trial) :: 認罪協商, 认罪协商 /rènzuì xiéshāng/
plead {v} (to present an argument) :: 辩护
plead {v} (to beg) :: 央求
pleasant {adj} (giving pleasure; pleasing in manner) :: 愉快 /yúkuài/
please {v} (to make happy or satisfy) :: 討好, 讨好 /tǎohǎo/ [toady]
please {adv} (interjection to make a polite request) :: , /qǐng/ [always in front a verb], 拜託, 拜托 /bàituō/
pleased {adj} (happy, content) :: 高興, 高兴 /gāoxìng/
pleased to meet you {phrase} (polite formula used when being introduced to somebody) :: 高興見到, 高兴见到 /hěn gāoxìng jiàndào nín/, 認識高興, 认识高兴 /rènshi nín, wǒ zhēn gāoxìng/, 幸會, 幸会 /xìnghuì/
please repeat after me {phrase} (phrase) :: 跟著, 跟着 (qǐng gēnzhe wǒ shuō), 請跟我說, 请跟我说 /qǐng gēn wǒ shuō/
please say that again {phrase} (please say that again) :: 請再說一遍, 请再说一遍 /qǐng zài shuō yībiàn/
please sit down {phrase} (please sit down) :: , /qǐng zuò/, /zuò ba/ [casual]
please speak more slowly {phrase} (please speak more slowly) :: 請說慢一點, 请说慢一点 /qǐng shuō màn yīdiǎn/
please turn left {phrase} (please turn left) :: 請左轉, 请左转 /qǐng zuǒ zhuǎn/
please turn right {phrase} (please turn right) :: 請右轉, 请右转 /qǐng yòu zhuǎn/
pleasing {adj} (giving pleasure) :: 愉快 /yúkuài/
pleasure {n} (a state of being pleased) :: 歡樂, 欢乐 /huānlè/, 樂趣, 乐趣 /lèqù/
pleasure center {n} (region of the brain) :: 快感中心 /kuàigǎn zhōngxīn/
pleasure principle {n} (principle that human decisions are motivated by desire) :: 快樂原則, 快乐原则 /kuàilè yuánzé/
pleat {n} (fold in a fabric of a garment) :: 褶子 /zhězi/
pleat {n} (plait) SEE: plait ::
plebe {n} (plebs) SEE: plebs ::
plebiscite {n} (A referendum, especially one that concerns changes in sovereignty) :: 公民投票 /gōngmín tóupiào/, 公投 /gōngtóu/
plebs {n} (The common people) :: 庶民 /shùmín/
plectrum {n} (music: small piece for plucking strings) :: 撥子, 拨子 /bōzǐ/
pledge {v} (to make a solemn promise) :: 發誓, 发誓 /fāshì/, 保證, 保证 /bǎozhèng/
pledge {n} (solemn promise) :: 誓言 /shìyán/, 誓詞, 誓词 /shìcí/
Pleiades {prop} (Greek mythology) :: 普勒阿得斯 /Pǔlèādésī/
Pleiades {prop} (astronomy) :: 昴宿星團, 昴宿星团 /Mǎoxiù xīngtuán/, 七姊妹星團, 七姊妹星团 /Qī Zǐmèi xīngtuán/
plenary session {n} (plenary session) :: 全會, 全会 /quánhuì/
plentiful {adj} (existing in large number) :: 豐富, 丰富 /fēngfù/
plentiful {adj} (yelding abundance) :: 豐富, 丰富 /fēngfù/
plenty {n} (a more than adequate amount) :: 豐富, 丰富 /fēngfù/
plenty {adj} (plentiful) SEE: plentiful ::
plenum {n} (a space that is completely filled with matter) :: 充滿, 充满 /chōngmǎn/, 充實, 充实 /chōngshí/
plenum {n} (a state of fullness, a great quantity (of something)) :: 充滿, 充满 /chōngmǎn/, 充實, 充实 /chōngshí/
plenum {n} (a legislative meeting (especially of the Communist Party) in which all members are present) :: 全體會議, 全体会议 /quántǐ huìyì/, 全會, 全会 /quánhuì/
plenum {n} (enclosed space having greater than atmospheric pressure) :: 高壓, 高压 /gāoyā/
plethora {n} (excess, abundance) :: 過多, 过多 /guòduō/, 過剩, 过剩 /guòshèng/, 過量, 过量 /guòliàng/
pleura {n} (serous membrane that covers the lungs and thorax) :: 胸膜 /xiōngmó/
pleural cavity {n} (body cavity) :: 胸膜腔 /xiōngmóqiāng/
plexiglass {n} (common language term for polymethyl methacrylate) :: 有機玻璃, 有机玻璃 /yǒujī bōli/
pliable {adj} (easily bent or formed) :: 易彎, 易弯 /yìwān/, 易曲折的 /yì qūzhé de/
pliers {n} (gripping tool which multiplies the strength of the user's hand) :: 鉗子, 钳子 /qiánzi/, , /qián/
Plimsoll line {n} (International Load Line) :: 吃水線, 吃水线 /chīshuǐxiàn/
Plimsoll mark {n} (mark on the hull of a ship) SEE: Plimsoll line ::
plinth {n} (base for column, pedestal or statue) :: , /chǔ/
plosive {n} (consonant) :: 塞音 /sèyīn, sàiyīn/
plot {n} (course of a story) :: 情節, 情节 /qíngjié/, [of a film or play] 劇情, 剧情 /jùqíng/
plot {n} (secret plan to achieve an end) :: 陰謀, 阴谋 /yīnmóu/, 密謀, 密谋 /mìmóu/
plot {v} (transitive: to conceive) :: 陰謀, 阴谋 /yīnmóu/, 密謀, 密谋 /mìmóu/
plotter {n} (device) :: 繪圖儀, 绘图仪 /huìtúyí/, 繪圖機, 绘图机 /huìtújī/, 繪圖器, 绘图器 /huìtúqì/
plot twist {n} (change in the direction or expected outcome of the plot) :: 劇情轉彎, 剧情转弯 /jùqíng zhuǎnwān/
plough {n} (device pulled through the ground) :: /lí/, 犁頭, 犁头 /lítou/
plough {v} (to use a plough on to prepare for planting) :: /gēng/, 耕地 /gēngdì/, 耕田 /gēngtián/
Plough {prop} (name for the brightest seven stars of the constellation Ursa Major) SEE: Big Dipper ::
plov {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf ::
plover {n} (wading bird of the family Charadriidae) :: 千鳥, 千鸟 /qiānniǎo/
plow {n} (plough) SEE: plough ::
plow {v} (plough) SEE: plough ::
plowshare {n} (cutting edge of a plow) :: /sì/
pluck {v} (music: to gently play a single string) :: 彈撥, 弹拨 /tánbō/
plucky {adj} (having or showing pluck) :: 勇敢 /yǒng gǎn/
plug {n} (electric connecting device) :: 插頭, 插头 /chātóu/
plug {n} (hole filler) :: 塞子 /sāizi/
plug in {v} (connect an electrical device) :: 接上 /jiēshàng/, 插上 /chāshang/, 插入 /chārù/
plug-in {n} (computer program addon) :: 插件 /chājiàn/
plum {n} (the fruit) :: 李子 /lǐzi/
plum {n} (the tree) ::
plum {n} (edible, fleshy stone of Prunus mume) :: 梅子
plum {n} (raisin) SEE: raisin ::
plumage {n} (feathers) :: 羽毛 /yǔmáo/
plumb {adv} (squarely, completely) :: /zhèng/
plumb bob {n} (metal weight) :: 鉛錘, 铅锤 /qiānchuí/
plumber {n} (one who fits, etc, pipes for water, gas or drainage) :: 管子工 /guǎnzigōng/, 鉛管工, 铅管工 /qiānguǎngōng/, 水暖工 /shuǐnuǎngōng/
plumber's helper {n} (plunger) SEE: plunger ::
plumbery {n} (business of a plumber) SEE: plumbing ::
plumbing {n} :: 配管
plumbism {n} (lead poisoning) :: 鉛中毒, 铅中毒 /qiānzhòngdú/
plumb line {n} (cord with a weight attached) :: 鉛垂線, 铅垂线 /qiānchuíxiàn/
plum blossom {n} (the blossom of the Prunus mume) :: 梅花 /méihuā/
plump {adj} (Having a full and rounded shape, chubby) :: 豐滿, 丰满 /fēngmǎn/
plum pudding {n} (pudding containing a large amount of dried fruit) :: 李子布丁 /lǐzi bùdīng/
plum tree {n} (tree that bears plums) SEE: plum ::
plum wine {n} (plum wine) SEE: umeshu ::
plunder {v} (to take all the goods of, by force (as in war) (transitive)) :: 掠奪, 掠夺 /lüèduó/
plunger {n} (device for removing blockages by suction) :: 皮揣子 /píchuāizi/, 搋子 /chuāizi/, 馬桶栓, 马桶栓 /mǎtǒngshuān/, 廁通, 厕通 /cètōng/
pluperfect {n} (pluperfect tense) SEE: pluperfect tense ::
pluperfect tense {n} (tense) :: 過去完成時, 过去完成时 /guòqù wánchéngshí, guòqù wánchéng shí/
plural {adj} (more than one) :: 複數, 复数 /fùshù/, 眾數, 众数 /zhòngshù/
plural {n} (the plural number) :: 複數, 复数 /fùshù/, 眾數, 众数 /zhòngshù/
plural {n} (word in plural form) :: 複數, 复数 /fùshù/, 眾數, 众数 /zhòngshù/
pluralism {n} (social system with multiple cultural identities) :: 多元主義, 多元主义 /duōyuánzhǔyì/
plus {n} (plus sign) SEE: plus sign ::
plus {prep} (arithmetic: sum) :: /jiā/
plus {adj} ::
plush {n} (textile fabric) :: 長毛絨, 长毛绒 /chángmáoróng/
plush {n} (toy) SEE: plush toy ::
plush toy {n} (child's soft toy with a plush covering) :: 毛絨玩具, 毛绒玩具 /máoróng wánjù/
plus sign {n} (mathematical symbol) :: 加號, 加号 /jiāhào/
Plutarch {prop} (Greek historian) :: 柏拉图
Pluto {prop} (god) :: 普路同 /Pŭlùtóng/, 普路托 /Pŭlùtuō/
Pluto {prop} (Kuiper belt object - a dwarf planet) :: 冥王星 /Míngwángxīng/
plutocrat {n} (someone who rules by virtue of his or her wealth) :: 財閥, 财阀 /cáifá/
Plutonian {n} (inhabitant of Pluto) :: 冥王星人 /Míngwángxīng-rén/
plutonium {n} (chemical element) :: , /bù/
Pluviôse {prop} (the fifth month of the French Republican Calendar) :: 雨月 /Yǔyuè/
Plymouth {prop} (a city in Devon, England) :: 普利茅斯 /Pǔlìmáosī/
plywood {n} (construction material) :: 合板 /hébǎn/, 膠合板, 胶合板 /jiāohébǎn/
PM {n} (after 12:00:00) :: [afternoon] 下午 /xiàwǔ/, [evening, night] 晚上 /wǎnshang/
pneumatic {adj} :: 氣體的, 气体的
pneumatic drill {n} (pneumatic drill) SEE: jackhammer ::
pneumoconiosis {n} (disease of the lungs) :: 塵肺, 尘肺 /chénfèi/
pneumonia {n} (inflammation of the lungs) :: 肺炎 /fèiyán/
pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis {n} (disease of the lungs) :: 礦工氣管癌
pneumothorax {n} (presence of air inside the pleural cavity) :: 氣胸, 气胸 /qìxiōng/
Po {prop} (longest river in Italy) :: 波河 /Bōhé/
poach {v} (to take game or fish illegally) :: 偷獵, 偷猎 /tōuliè/
poached egg {n} (type of cooked egg) :: 荷包蛋 /hébāodàn/, 水煮荷包蛋 /shuǐzhǔ hébāodàn/, 水煮嫩蛋 /shuǐzhǔnèndàn/, 水波蛋 /shuǐbōdàn/, 臥果兒, 卧果儿 /wòguǒr/
poacher {n} (a person who trespasses in order to take game illegally) :: 偷獵者, 偷猎者 /tōulièzhě/
poaching {n} (trespassing in search of game) :: 偷獵, 偷猎 /tōuliè/
pocket {n} (bag stitched to an item of clothing) :: 口袋 /kǒudài/, 荷包 /hébāo/
pocket {v} (to put into a pocket) :: 到口袋 /dào kǒudài/
pocketknife {n} (small knife whose blades or tools can fold in its handle) :: 小刀 /xiǎodāo/
pocket money {n} (money given to a child) :: 零用錢, 零用钱 /língyòngqián/, 零花錢, 零花钱 /línghuāqián/
pocket watch {n} (watch) :: 懷錶, 怀表 /huáibiǎo/
pockmark {n} (mark or scar) :: 麻子 /mázi/
pod {n} (seed case) :: , /jiá/
podcast {n} (podcast) :: 播客 /bōkè/
Podgorica {prop} (capital city of Montenegro) :: 波德戈里察 /Bōdégēlǐchá/
pod hotel {n} (capsule hotel) SEE: capsule hotel ::
podiatrist {n} (specialist in foot care) :: 腳病醫生, 脚病医生 /jiǎobìng yīshēng/
podium {n} (platform) :: 講壇, 讲坛 /jiǎngtán/, 講臺, 講台, 讲台 /jiǎngtái/
poem {n} (literary piece written in verse) :: , /shī/, 詩篇, 诗篇 /shīpiān/, 詩歌, 诗歌 /shīgē/
poem {n} (piece of writing in the tradition of poetry) :: 詩篇, 诗篇 /shīpiān/
poet {n} (person who writes poems) :: 詩人, 诗人 /shīrén/
poetess {n} (female poet) :: 女詩人, 女诗人 /nǚshīrén/
poetics {n} (the theory of poetry) :: 詩學, 诗学 /shīxué/
poetry {n} (class of literature) :: 詩歌, 诗歌 /shīgē/, , /shī/
pogo stick {n} (toy used for hopping) :: 彈簧單高蹺, 弹簧单高跷 /tánhuáng dāngāoqiāo/, 跳杆 /tiàogān/
pogrom {n} (riot with the intent to massacre or terrorize a certain group, usually Jews) :: 大屠殺, 大屠杀 /dàtúshā/
poinsettia {n} (plant) :: 一品紅, 一品红 /yīpǐnhóng/
point {n} (unit of scoring in a game or competition) :: /fēn/
point {n} (arithmetic: decimal point (note: many languages use a comma (',') rather than a dot as a decimal point, and hence the translations into these languages reflect this.)) :: , /diǎn/
point {n} (wall socket) SEE: wall socket ::
point {n} (geometry: zero-dimensional object) :: /diǎn/
point-and-shoot {adj} (designed for quick use) :: 自動, 自动 /quán zìdòng de/
pointer {n} (advice) SEE: advice ::
pointer {n} (anything that points or is used for pointing) :: 教鞭 /jiàobiān/ [esp. teacher's pointer], 指示棍 /zhǐshìgùn/
pointer {n} (of a timepiece or measuring device) :: 指針, 指针 /zhǐzhēn/
pointer {n} (computer programming: variable that stores the address of another variable) :: 指標, 指标 /zhǐbiāo/, 指針, 指针 /zhǐzhēn/
pointer {n} (computing: icon indicating mouse position) SEE: cursor ::
point guard {n} (ballhandling guard in basketball) :: 控衛
pointing stick {n} (computing device) :: 指點桿, 指点杆 /zhǐdiǎngǎn, zhǐdiǎngān/
point of inflection {n} (point on a curve) :: 拐點, 拐点 /guǎidiǎn/
point of tangency {n} (the point where a tangent line and its curve meet) :: 切點, 切点 /qiēdiǎn/
point of view {n} (position from which something is seen; outlook; standpoint) :: 觀點, 观点 /guāndiǎn/, 角度 /jiǎodù/
point of view {n} (attitude, opinion, or set of beliefs) :: 觀點, 观点 /guāndiǎn/
poison {n} (substance harmful to a living organism) :: /dú/, 毒物 /dúwù/, 毒藥, 毒药 /dúyào/
poison {v} (to use poison to kill or paralyse) :: 毒害 /dúhài/, 毒死 /dúsǐ/ [kill with poison], 毒殺, 毒杀 /dúshā/
poison hemlock {n} (poisonous plant) SEE: hemlock ::
poisoning {n} (administration of a poison) :: 中毒 /zhòngdú/, 毒害 /dúhài/, 毒死 /dúsǐ/, 毒殺, 毒杀 /dúshā/
poisoning {n} (state of being poisoned) :: 中毒 /zhòngdú/
poisonous {adj} (containing sufficient poison to be dangerous) :: 有毒 /yǒudú/
POJ {n} (a Latin alphabet-based orthography for Min Nan) SEE: Pe̍h-ōe-jī ::
poke {v} (to jab with an object such as a finger or a stick) :: /chuō/, /tǒng/, /cì/
poke {v} (rummage) SEE: rummage ::
poker {n} (metal rod for poking) :: 撥火棍, 拨火棍 /bōhuǒgùn/, 火鉤子, 火钩子 /huǒgōuzi/
poker {n} (card game) :: 撲克, 扑克 /pūkè/, 撲克牌, 扑克牌 /pūkepài/
poker face {n} (impassive facial expression preventing determining whether one's actions in the game are the result of a quality hand or of bluffing) :: 一本正經, 一本正经 /yīběnzhèngjīng/, 面無表情, 面无表情 /miànwúbiǎoqíng/
poker face {n} (any similar expression preventing giving away one's motives etc.) :: 不動聲色, 不动声色 /bùdòng shēngsè/
Pokhara {prop} (city) :: 博克拉 /Bókèlā/
Poland {prop} (European country) :: 波蘭, 波兰 /Bōlán/
polao {n} (pilaf) SEE: pilaf ::
polar bear {n} (Ursus maritimus) :: 北極熊, 北极熊 /Běijíxióng/, 白熊 /báixióng/
polar fox {n} (arctic fox) SEE: arctic fox ::
Polaris {prop} (star) :: 勾陳一, 勾陈一 /Gōuchényī/
polarity {n} (one of two extremes) :: 極性, 极性 /jíxìng/
polarity {n} (chemistry: dipole-dipole intermolecular force) :: 極性, 极性 /jíxìng/
polarization {n} (production of polarized light) :: 偏振 /piānzhèn/, 起偏 /qǐpiān/
polarization {n} (separation of positive and negative charges) :: 极化 /jíhuà/
polar vortex {n} (polar vortex) :: 极地涡旋 /Jídì wō xuán/
pole {n} (long and slender object for construction or support) :: 杆子 /gānzi/
pole {n} (extreme of an axis) :: , /jí/
pole {n} (magnetic point) :: , /jí/
Pole {n} (person from Poland) :: 波蘭人, 波兰人 /Bōlánrén/
polecat {n} (Mustela putorius) :: 艾虎 /àihǔ/
polecat {n} (skunk) SEE: skunk ::
pole dance {n} (dancing centred around a pole) :: 鋼管舞, 钢管舞 /gāngguǎnwǔ/
polemic {n} (argument or controversy) :: 論戰, 论战 /lùnzhàn/
poles apart {adj} (totally opposite) :: 完全相反 /wánquán xiāngfǎn/, 天壤之別, 天壤之别 /tiānrǎngzhībié/, 截然不同 /jiéránbùtóng/
Pole Star {prop} (star) :: 北極星, 北极星 /Běijíxīng/
pole vault {n} (jumping event where an athlete vaults over a high bar with the aid of a pole) :: 撐竿跳高, 撑竿跳高 /chēnggāntiàogāo/
police {n} (an organisation that enforces the law) :: 警察 /jǐngchá/, 警方 /jǐngfāng/, 公安 /gōng'ān/ [(Ministry of) Public Security (PRC)]
police box {n} (police box) :: 派出所 /pàichūsuǒ/
police brutality {n} (use of excessive force by a police officer) :: 警察暴力 /jǐngchá bàolì/
police car {n} (automobile used by a police officer) :: 警車, 警车 /jǐngchē/
police dog {n} (trained dog for police work) :: 警犬 /jǐngquǎn/
police force {n} (police organization, constabulary) :: 警察 /jǐngchá/, 警隊, 警队 /jǐngduì/
policeman {n} (a member of a police force) :: 警察 /jǐngchá/, 警官 /jǐngguān/, 警員, 警员 /jǐngyuán/
police officer {n} (an officer in a law enforcement agency) :: 警察 /jǐngchá/, 警官 /jǐngguān/, 警員, 警员 /jǐngyuán/
police state {n} (nation whose government controls people by police) :: 警察國家, 警察国家 /jǐngchá guójiā/
police station {n} (building of police force) :: 警察局 /jǐngchájú/, 派出所 /pàichūsuǒ/, 警察署 /jǐngcháshǔ, jǐngcháshù/, 公安局 /gōng'ānjú/, 警局 /jǐngjú/
policewoman {n} (a female police officer) :: 警官 /nǚ jǐngguān/
policy {n} (principle of conduct) :: 政策 /zhèngcè/, 方針, 方针 /fāngzhēn/
policy {n} (prudent conduct) :: 方針, 方针 /fāngzhēn/
policy {n} (law: insurance) SEE: insurance ::
policymaker {n} (one involved in the formulation of policies) :: 決策人, 决策人 /juécèrén/, 決策者, 决策者 /juécèzhě/
poliomyelitis {n} (infection by the poliovirus) :: 小兒麻痺, 小儿麻痹 /xiǎo'ér mábì/, 脊髓灰質炎, 脊髓灰质炎 /jǐzuī huīzhìyán/
polish {v} (make a surface smooth or shiny) :: 擦亮 /cāliàng/
Polish {adj} (of Poland or its language) :: 波蘭的, 波兰的 /Bōlán de/
Polish {n} (the language of Poland) :: 波蘭語, 波兰语 /Bōlán yǔ/
Polish notation {n} (notation for arithmetic formulae) :: 波蘭表示法, 波兰表示法 /Bōlán biǎoshìfǎ/
politburo {n} (the governing Communist council) :: 政治局 /zhèngzhìjú/
polite {adj} (well-mannered) :: 有禮貌, 有礼貌 /yǒulǐmào/, 客氣, 客气 /kèqi/
politeness {n} (act of being polite) :: 禮貌, 礼貌 /lǐmào/
political {adj} (concerning or relating to politics) :: 政治 /zhèngzhì/
political asylum {n} (protection, by a sovereign state) :: 政治庇護, 政治庇护 /zhèngzhì bìhù/
political correctness {n} (being politically correct) :: 政治正確, 政治正确 /zhèngzhì zhèngquè/
political economy {n} (interdisciplinary study) :: 政治經濟學, 政治经济学 /zhèngzhì jīngjìxué/
politically correct {adj} (avoiding offense, selectively) :: 政治正確, 政治正确 /zhèngzhì zhèngquè/
political party {n} (political organization) :: 政黨, 政党 /zhèngdǎng/, [suffix] -黨, -党 /-dǎng/
political prisoner {n} (person) :: 政治犯 /zhèngzhìfàn/
political science {n} (study of politics) :: 政治學, 政治学 /zhèngzhìxué/
political scientist {n} (political science expert) :: 政治學家, 政治学家 /zhèngzhìxuéjiā/, 政治學者, 政治学者 /zhèngzhìxuézhě/
political system {n} (set of institutions) :: 政治制度 /zhèngzhì zhìdù/, 政治體系, 政治体系 /zhèngzhì tǐxì/, 政治體制, 政治体制 /zhèngzhì tǐzhì/
politician {n} (one engaged in politics) :: 政客 /zhèngkè/, 政治家 /zhèngzhìjiā/, 從政者, 从政者 /cóngzhèngzhě/
politics {v} (a methodology and activities associated with running a government) :: 政治 /zhèngzhì/
politology {n} (political science) SEE: political science ::
polity {n} (an organizational structure of the government) :: 政體, 政体 /zhèngtǐ/
polka {n} (dance) :: 波尔卡舞, 波爾卡舞 /bō'ěrkǎwǔ/
polka {n} (music for this dance) :: 波爾卡音樂, 波尔卡音乐 (bō'ěrkǎ yīnyuè)
polka dot {n} (uniform round dots forming a pattern on fabric) :: 波爾卡圓點, 波尔卡圆点 /bō'ěrkǎ yuándiǎn/, 波爾卡點, 波尔卡点 /bō'ěrkǎ diǎn/
poll {n} (An election or a survey of a particular group) :: 投票 /tóupiào/, 選舉, 选举 /xuǎnjǔ/
pollakiuria {n} (abnormally frequent passage of relatively small quantities of urine) :: 尿頻, 尿频 /niàopín/
pollen {n} (fine granular substance produced in flowers) :: 花粉 /huāfěn/
pollination {n} (transfer of pollen from an anther to a stigma) :: 授粉 /shòufěn/, 授精 /shòujīng/
polling booth {n} (voting booth) SEE: voting booth ::
polling station {n} (place where voters go to cast their ballot) :: 投票站 /tóupiàozhàn/
pollutant {n} (something that pollutes) :: 污染物 /wūrǎnwù/
polluter {n} (subject that pollutes) :: 污染者 /wūrǎnzhě/
pollution {n} (the contamination of the environment by harmful substances) :: 污染 /wūrǎn/
pollution {n} (desecration) SEE: desecration ::
Pollux {prop} (Star) :: 北河三 /Běihésān/
polo {n} (ball game) :: 馬球, 马球 /mǎqiú/
polonium {n} (chemical element) :: , /pō/
poltergeist {n} (a disruptive ghost) :: 騷靈現象, 骚灵现象 /sāolíng xiànxiàng/, 騷靈, 骚灵 /sāolíng/
poly- {prefix} (many) :: /jù/, /duō/
polyamory {n} (practices involving relationships with multiple partners) :: 多元之爱
polyandry {n} (plurality of husbands at the same time) :: 一妻多夫 /yī qī duō fū/, 一妻多夫制 /yī qī duō fū zhì/
polyarchic {adj} (of or pertaining to a polyarchy) :: 多頭政治, 多头政治 /duōtóu zhèngzhì de/, 多頭政體, 多头政体 /duōtóu zhèngtǐ de/
polyarchy {n} (government in which power is invested in multiple people) :: 多頭政治, 多头政治 /duōtóu zhèngzhì/, 多頭政體, 多头政体 /duōtóu zhèngtǐ/
polycarbonate {n} (polymer of aromatic carbonates) :: 聚碳酸酯 /jùtànsuānzhǐ/
polyclinic {n} (a clinic in which diseases of many sorts are treated) :: 門診部, 门诊部 /ménzhěnbù/
polycyclic {adj} (having two or more rings of atoms in the molecule) :: 多環, 多环 /duōhuán de/
polyester {n} (polymer) :: 聚酯 /jùzhǐ/
polyethene {n} (polyethylene) SEE: polyethylene ::
polyethism {n} (different work activities) :: 分工 /fēngōng/
polyethylene {n} (polyethylene) :: 聚乙烯 /jùyǐxī/
polyethylene terephthalate {n} (type of polyester) :: 聚對苯二甲酸乙二酯, 聚对苯二甲酸乙二酯 /jùduìběn èrjiǎsuān yǐèrzhǐ/
polygamy {n} (the having of a plurality of socially bonded sexual partners at the same time) :: 多配偶制 /duōpèi'ǒuzhì/, [polygyny] 一夫多妻 /yī fū duō qī/
polygamy {n} (polygyny) SEE: polygyny ::
polyglot {n} (one who masters, notably speaks, several languages) :: 通曉數種語言的人, 通晓数种语言的人 /tōngxiǎo-shùzhǒng-yǔyán-de-rén/, 通數國語文的人, 通数国语文的人 /tōng-shùguó-yǔwén-de-rén/
polygon {n} (plane figure bounded by straight edges) :: 多邊形 (duō biān xíng), 多角形
polygraph {n} (device to discern if a subject is lying) :: 測謊器, 测谎器 /cèhuǎngqì/, 測謊儀, 测谎仪 /cèhuǎngyí/, 測謊機, 测谎机 /cèhuǎngjī/
polygynous {adj} (plurality of wives at the same time) :: 一夫多妻 /yī fū duō qī/, 一夫多妻制 /yī fū duō qī zhì/
polygyny {n} (plurality of wives at the same time) :: 一夫多妻 /yī fū duō qī/, 一夫多妻制 /yī fū duō qī zhì/
polyhedron {n} (geometry: solid figure) :: 多面體, 多面体 /duōmiàntǐ/
polymath {n} (person with extraordinarily broad and comprehensive knowledge) :: 學識淵博, 学识渊博 /xuéshí yuānbó de rén/, 博學, 博学 /bóxué de rén/
polymer {n} (molecule) :: 聚合體, 聚合体 /jùhétǐ/
polymerase {n} (enzyme that catalyses the formation of polymers) :: 聚合酶 /jùhéméi/
polymeride {n} (polymer) SEE: polymer ::
polymethyl methacrylate {n} (transparent tough plastic) :: 有機玻璃, 有机玻璃 /yǒujī bōli/
polymethyl methyacrylate {n} (tough, transparent thermoplastic polymer) :: 有機玻璃, 有机玻璃 /yǒujī bōli/
polymorphic {adj} (relating to polymorphism) :: 多形型 /duō xíng xíng/
polymorphism {n} (computer science: feature of object-oriented programming) :: 多态性
polymorphonuclear {adj} (Having a nucleus with lobes of diverse shapes) :: 多形核的 /duōxínghé de/
polymorphonuclear {n} (Such a leucocyte; a neutrophil) :: 多形核白血球 /duōxínghé báixuèqiú/, 多形核白細胞 /duōxínghé báixìbāo/
Polynesia {prop} (part of Oceania) :: 波利尼西亞, 波利尼西亚 /Bōlìníxīyà/
polynomial {n} (algebraic expression) :: 多項式, 多项式 /duōxiàngshì/
polynomial equation {n} (algebraic equation) :: 多項式方程, 多项式方程 /duōxiàngshì fāngchéng/
polynomial function {n} ((mathematics)) :: 多項式函數, 多项式函数 /duō xiàng shì hán shù/
polynya {n} (area of open water surrounded by sea ice) :: 冰湖 /bīnghú/, 冰沼湖 /bīngzhǎohú/, 冰窟窿 /bīngkūlong/, 冰穴 /bīngxué/, 冰洞 /bīngdòng/
polyp {n} (growth) :: 息肉 /xīròu/
polypeptide {n} (organic chemistry: any polymer amino acids joined via peptide bonds) :: 多肽 /duōtài/
polypeptide {n} (biochemistry: any such polymer that is not folded into a secondary structure of a protein) :: 多肽 /duōtài/
polypeptide {n} (biochemistry: a small protein containing up to 100 amino acids) :: 多肽 /duōtài/
polyphone {n} (polyphone) :: 多音字 /duōyīnzì/ (homograph, refers to characters with more than one reading)
polypropylene {n} (resin) :: 聚丙烯 /jùbǐngxī/
polysaccharide {n} (complex carbohydrate) :: 多醣, 多糖 /duōtáng/
polysemous {adj} (having multiple meanings) :: 多義, 多义 /duōyì/
polysemy {n} (ability to have multiple meanings) :: 一詞多義, 一词多义 /yīcí duōyì/, 多義性, 多义性 /duōyìxìng/
polysyllabic {adj} (having more than one syllable) :: 多音節的, 多音节的 /duōyīnjié de/
polytheism {n} (belief in the existence of many gods) :: 多神教 /duōshénjiào/
polythene {n} (polyethylene) SEE: polyethylene ::
polytope {n} (geometric shape) :: 多胞形 /duōbāoxíng/
polyunsaturated fat {n} (a fat or oil containing a high proportion of polyunsaturated fatty acids) :: 多元不飽和脂肪, 多元不饱和脂肪 /duōyuán bùbǎohé zhīfáng/
polyurethane {n} (any of various polymeric resins containing urethane links) :: 聚氨酯 /jù'ānzhǐ/
polyuria {n} (production of an abnormally large amount of urine) :: 利尿 /lìniào/, 多尿症 /duōniàozhèng/
polyvinyl chloride {n} (thermoplastic resin) :: 聚氯乙烯 /jùlǜyǐxī/
pomade {n} (greasy substance) :: 髮蠟, 发蜡 /fàlà/
pome {n} (type of fruit) :: 梨果 /líguǒ/
pomegranate {n} (fruit) :: 石榴 /shíliu/, /liú/
pomelo {n} (grapefruit) SEE: grapefruit ::
pomelo {n} (large fruit of the C. maxima or grandis) :: 柚子 /yóuzi/; /jiǎ/ [archaic]
Pomeranian {prop} (Kashubian) SEE: Kashubian ::
Pomeranian {n} (breed of small, sturdy toy dogs in the spitz family) :: 博美犬 /bóměiquǎn/
pommel {n} (knob forming the finial of a turret or pavilion) SEE: finial ::
pomology {n} :: 果樹學 /guǒshùxué/
Pompeii {prop} (a historical city) :: 龐貝, 庞贝 /Pángbèi/
pompon {n} (puff or ball as for decoration for cheerleading) :: 彩球 /cǎiqiú/
ponce {n} (pimp) SEE: pimp ::
pond {n} (small lake) :: 池塘 /chítáng/, /chí/
ponder {v} (to think deeply) :: 思考 /sīkǎo/, 琢磨 /zuómo/, 沉思 /chénsī/
ponder {v} (to consider carefully) :: 思考 /sīkǎo/, 考慮, 考虑 /kǎolǜ/
ponderous {adj} (dense) SEE: dense ::
ponderous {adj} (dense) SEE: dense ::
pond heron {n} (heron of the genus Ardeola) :: 池鹭
Pondicherry {prop} (Puducherry) SEE: Puducherry ::
pond-skater {n} (any of various predatory insects) SEE: water strider ::
pongee {n} (soft unbleached silk) :: 繭綢, 茧绸 /jiǎnchóu/, 柞絲綢, 柞丝绸 /zuòsīchóu/
pontiff {n} (pope) :: 教皇 /jiàohuáng/, 教宗 /jiàozōng/
pontoon {n} (support for a temporary bridge) :: 浮筒 /fútǒng/
pontoon bridge {n} (a temporary bridge built over floating pontoons) :: 浮橋, 浮桥 /fúqiáo/
pony {n} (small horse) :: 矮種馬, 矮种马 /ǎizhǒngmǎ/, 小馬, 小马 /xiǎomǎ/
ponytail {n} (hairstyle) :: 馬尾, 马尾 /mǎwěi/
poo {n} :: 大便 /dàbiàn/, 便便 /biānbiān/ [childish]
poo {v} :: 拉屎 /lāshǐ/, 屙屎 /ēshǐ, āshǐ/
pooch {n} (slang: dog) :: /gou3/
pood {n} (Russian unit of mass) :: 普特 /pǔtè/
poodle {n} (any of various breeds of poodle) :: 貴賓犬, 贵宾犬 /guìbīn quǎn/, 貴婦犬, 贵妇犬 /guìfù quǎn/
Pooh {prop} (short for Winnie the Pooh) :: 小熊 /xiǎoxióng/
pool {n} (body of water) :: 水池 /shuǐchí/
pool {n} (swimming pool) SEE: swimming pool ::
pool noodle {n} (toy) :: 游泳棒 /yóuyǒngbàng/
poop {n} (feces) SEE: poo ::
poop {n} (stern) SEE: stern ::
poop {v} (to break wind) SEE: break wind ::
poop deck {n} (stern deck on top of the cabin(s)) :: 艉樓甲板, 艉楼甲板 /wěilóu jiǎbǎn/, 後甲板, 后甲板 /hòujiǎbǎn/
poor {adj} (with little or no possessions or money) :: 貧窮, 贫穷 /pínqióng/, 貧乏, 贫乏 /pínfá/, , /qióng/
poor {adj} (of low quality) :: 貧乏, 贫乏 /pínfá/
poor {adj} (used to express pity) :: 可怜 /kělián/
poor as a church mouse {adj} (very poor) :: 一貧如洗, 一贫如洗 /yīpínrúxǐ/
poorly {adj} (ill) SEE: ill ::
poormouth {v} (claim to be poor) :: 哭窮, 哭穷 /kūqióng/
poor thing {n} (someone or something to be pitied) :: 可憐的人兒, 可怜的人儿 /kělián de rénr/, 小可怜 /xiǎo kělián/
pop {v} (to hit) SEE: hit ::
pop {v} (to ejaculate) SEE: ejaculate ::
pop {v} (to hit) SEE: hit ::
popcorn {n} (a snack food made from corn kernels popped by dry heating) :: 玉米花 /yùmǐhuā/, 爆米花 /bàomǐhuā/, 爆穀, 爆谷 /bàogǔ/
pop culture {n} (popular culture) SEE: popular culture ::
pope {n} (head of the Roman Catholic Church) :: 教皇 /jiàohuáng/, 教宗 /jiàozōng/, 羅馬教宗, 罗马教宗 /Luómǎ jiàozōng/
Popemobile {n} (any of various vehicles with bulletproof glass sides used to transport the Pope) :: 教宗座驾
pop group {n} (musical group specializing in pop music) :: 流行組, 流行组 /liúxíngzǔ/, 流行組合, 流行组合 /liúxíng zǔhé/
popiah {n} (a kind of spring roll) :: 潤餅, 润饼 /rùnbǐng/, 薄餅, 薄饼 /báobǐng/
popinjay {n} (Picus viridis) SEE: green woodpecker ::
popinjay {n} (parrot) SEE: parrot ::
poplar {n} (any of various deciduous trees of the genus Populus) :: 楊樹, 杨树 /yángshù/
poplit {n} (fossa at the back of the knee joint) :: 膝窩, 膝窝 /xīwō/
popliteal fossa {n} (shallow depression located at the back of the knee joint) SEE: poplit ::
pop music {n} (music intended for or accepted by a wide audience) :: 流行音樂, 流行音乐 /liúxíng yīnyuè/
poppy {n} (plant) :: 罌粟, 罂粟 /yīngsù/
poppyseed {n} (the seed of the poppy) :: 罌粟籽, 罂粟籽 /yīngsùzǐ/, 罌粟種子, 罂粟种子 /yīngsù zhǒngzi/
popsicle {n} (serving of frozen juice on a stick) :: 冰棍 /bīnggùn/, 冰棍兒, 冰棍儿 /bīnggùnr/, 冰棒 /bīngbàng/
pop someone's cherry {v} (deflower) SEE: deflower ::
populace {n} (inhabitants of a nation) SEE: population ::
populace {n} (common people) :: 民眾, 民众 /mínzhòng/, 齊民, 齐民 /qímín/, 庶民 /shùmín/
popular {adj} (liked by many people) :: 受歡迎, 受欢迎 /shòuhuānyíng/, 流行 /liúxíng/, 有人緣兒, 有人缘儿 /yǒu rényuánr/
popular culture {n} (prevailing vernacular culture) :: 流行文化 /liúxíng wénhuà/, 普及文化 /pǔjí wénhuà/, 大眾文化, 大众文化 /dàzhòng wénhuà/, 通俗文化 /tōngsú wénhuà/
popularise {v} (to make popular) :: 普及 /pǔjí/, 推廣, 推广 /tuīguǎng/
popularise {v} (to present in a widely understandable form) :: 通俗化 /tōngsúhuà/, 普及 /pǔjí/, 大眾化, 大众化 /dàzhònghuà/
popularity {n} (the quality or state of being popular) :: 名望 /míngwàng/, 聲望, 声望 /shēngwàng/, 人氣, 人气 /rénqì/, 人和 /rénhé/, 人望 /rénwàng/
popularization {n} (the act of making something popular to the general public) :: 通俗性 /tōngsúxìng/, 大眾化, 大众化 /dàzhònghuà/, 普及化 /pǔjíhuà/
popular music {n} (genre that has wide appeal amongst the general public) :: 流行音樂, 流行音乐 /liúxíng yīnyuè/
popular opinion {n} (public opinion) SEE: public opinion ::
population {n} (all people living within a political or geographical boundary) :: 人口 /rénkǒu/
population {n} (number of residents in a given area) :: 人口 /rénkǒu/
population density {n} (average number of people per area) :: 人口密度 /rénkǒu mìdù/
populism {n} (a political doctrine or philosophy) :: 民粹主義, 民粹主义 /míncuìzhǔyì/, 平民主義, 平民主义 /píngmínzhǔyì/
populous {adj} (having a large population) :: 人口稠密 /rénkǒu chóumì/, 人口多 /rénkǒu duō/
pop up {v} (to appear without warning) :: 弹出 /tánchū/
pop-up {n} (advertisement that pops up when one accesses an Internet page) :: 弹出广告 /tánchūguǎnggào/
pop-up {n} (temporary restaurant) :: 游击餐厅 /yóujīcāntīng/
porbeagle {n} (a pelagic shark) :: 鼠鯊, 鼠鲨 /shǔ shā/
porcelain {n} (hard, white, translucent ceramic) :: 瓷器 /cíqì/, /cí/
porcelain {n} (anything manufactured from this material) :: 瓷器 /cíqì/
porch {n} (a covered and enclosed entrance to a building) :: 門廊, 门廊 /ménláng/, 玄關, 玄关 /xuánguān/
porcine {adj} (of or pertaining to the pig) :: 猪的
porcine {adj} (morbidly obese) :: 猪一样的, 病态肥胖
porcupine {n} (large rodent) :: 豪豬, 豪猪 /háozhū/
pore {n} (a tiny opening in the skin) :: 毛孔 /máokǒng/
Pori {prop} (city in Finland) :: 波里 /Bōlǐ/
pork {n} (meat of a pig) :: 豬肉, 猪肉 /zhūròu/
pork belly {n} (boneless cut of fatty meat) :: 五花肉 /wǔhuāròu/, 豬腩, 猪腩 /zhūnǎn/, 三層肉, 三层肉 /sāncéngròu/, 豬腩, 猪腩 /zhūnǎn/
porn {n} (pornography) :: 色情 /sèqíng/, 春宮, 春宫 /chūngōng/, [slang, movies] 黃片, 黄片 /huángpiàn/, [slang, movies] A片 /A piàn/
porn {n} (pornography) SEE: pornography ::
porno {n} (pornography) :: 色情 /sèqíng/, 春宮, 春宫 /chūngōng/
pornographer {n} (person involved in creation or dissemination of pornography) :: 色情文學作家, 色情文学作家
pornographic {adj} (containing an explicit depiction of sexual activity) :: 色情的 /sèqíng de/
pornography {n} (depiction of sexual subject matter with prurient intent) :: 色情 /sèqíng/, 春宮, 春宫 /chūngōng/, [slang, movies] 黃片, 黄片 /huángpiàn/, [slang, movies] A片 /A piàn/
porn star {n} (actor or actress famous for appearing in pornographic films) :: 色情明星 /sèqíng míngxīng/
porous {adj} (full of tiny pores) :: 多孔的 /duōkǒng de/
porphin {n} (organic compound) :: 卟吩 /bǔfēn/
porphyrin {n} (heterocyclic compound) :: 卟啉 /bǔlín/
porphyrite {n} (rock with a porphyritic structure) :: 玢岩 /bīnyán/
porpoise {n} (cetacean) :: 鼠海豚 /shǔhǎitún/
porridge {n} (breakfast cereal dish, see also: oatmeal) :: /zhōu/ [rice, buckweat, oats, etc.]
Porsche {n} (car of this brand) :: 保時捷, 保时捷 /Bǎoshíjié/
port {n} (dock or harbour) :: /gǎng/, 港口 /gǎngkǒu/, 口岸 /kǒu'àn/, 港埠 /gǎngbù/
port {n} (left-hand side of a vessel when facing the front) :: 左舷 /zuǒxián/
port {n} (computing: logical or physical construct into and from which data are transferred) :: 端口 /duānkǒu/ [mainland China], 接口 /jiēkǒu/ [mainland China], /bù/ [Taiwan]
port {n} (entryway, portal) SEE: portal ::
port {n} (port city) SEE: port city ::
portable {adj} (able to be carried or moved) :: 輕便, 轻便 /qīngbiàn de/
portal {n} (grandiose entrance) :: 正門, 正门 /zhèngmén/, 門戶, 门户 /ménhù/
portal {n} (website) :: 門戶網站, 门户网站 /ménhù wǎngzhàn/
portamento {n} (sliding tone used in music) :: 滑音 /huáyīn/
Port-au-Prince {prop} (capital of Haiti) :: 太子港 /Tàizǐgǎng/
port authority {n} (public authority) :: 港務局, 港务局 /gǎngwùjú/
Port Blair {prop} (capital of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India) :: 布萊爾港, 布莱尔港 /Bùlái'ěr-Gǎng/
port city {n} (city built around a port) :: 港市 /gǎngshì/
porte cochère {n} (open-walled roof over a driveway) :: 車輛出入庭院通道, 车辆出入庭院通道 /kě ràng chēliàng chūrù tíngyuàn de tōngdào/
porthole {n} (circular window) :: 舷窗 /xiánchuāng/
portion {n} (allocated amount) :: 一部分 /yībùfèn/, 部分 /bùfen/
Port Louis {prop} (The capital of Mauritius) :: 路易港 /Lùyì gǎng/
portmanteau {n} (portmanteau word) SEE: portmanteau word ::
portmanteau word {n} (word which combines the meaning of two words) :: 混成詞, 混成词 /hùnchéngcí/
Port Moody {prop} (city) :: 滿地寶, 满地宝 /Mǎndìbǎo/
Port Moresby {prop} (capital of Papua New Guinea) :: 莫爾茲比港, 莫尔兹比港 /Mò'ěrzībǐ-gǎng/
portobello {n} (mature form of the crimini mushroom) :: 龍葵菇
Portoferraio {prop} (city and harbour in the north of Elba, Italy) :: 費拉約港, 费拉约港 /Fèilāyuē Gǎng/
Port of Spain {prop} (The capital of Trinidad and Tobago) :: 西班牙港 /Xībānyá Gǎng/
Porto-Novo {prop} (the official capital of Benin) :: 波多諾伏, 波多诺伏 /Bōduōnuòfú/, 新港 /Xīngǎng/
portrait {n} (painting of a person) :: 肖像 /xiàoxiàng/
Portsmouth {prop} (city in southern England) :: 朴次茅斯 /Pǔcìmáosī/
Portugal {prop} (country) :: 葡萄牙 /Pútáoyá/
Portuguese {adj} (of or relating to the region of Portugal) :: 葡萄牙的 /Pútáoyá de/, 葡萄牙语
Portuguese {n} (person native to Portugal) :: 葡萄牙人 /pútáoyárén/
Portuguese {n} (the language) :: 葡萄牙語, 葡萄牙语 /pútáoyáyǔ/
Portuguese man-of-war {n} (Physalia physalis) :: 僧帽水母 /sēngmào shuǐmǔ/
Portuguese sauce {n} (sauce made from curry powder and coconut milk) :: 葡汁 /púzhī/
Portuguese Water Dog {n} (Portuguese Water Dog) :: 葡萄牙水犬 /Pútáoyá shuǐquǎn/
port wine {n} (A type of fortified wine traditionally made in Portugal) :: 波酒 /bōjiǔ/, 波特酒 /bōtèjiǔ/, 缽酒, 钵酒 /bōjiǔ/, 砵酒 /bōjiǔ/, 波爾圖葡萄酒, 波尔图葡萄酒 /Bō'ěrtú pútáojiǔ/
portyanki {n} (footwrap) SEE: footwrap ::
pose {v} (set in place, arrange) :: /fàng/, /zhì/, 放置 /fàngzhì/
pose {n} (position, arrangement (especially of the human body)) :: 姿勢, 姿势 /zīshì/, 姿態, 姿态 /zītài/
Poseidon {prop} (the god of the sea) :: 波塞冬 /Bōsāidōng/
position {n} (place, location) :: 位置 /wèizhi/
positive {adj} (legal: formally laid down) :: 确定的 /quèdìng de/
positive {adj} (mathematics: greater than zero) :: /zhèng/
positive {n} (photography: a positive image) :: 正片 /zhèngpiàn/
positive {n} :: , /yáng/
positive number {n} (positive number) :: 正數, 正数 /zhèngshù/
positive reinforcement {n} (giving of encouragement to a person who exhibits a particular behaviour) :: 陽性強化法, 阳性强化法 /yángxìng qiánghuàfǎ/
positivism {n} (philosophical doctrine) :: 實證主義, 实证主义 /shízhèngzhǔyì/
positivism {n} (school of thought in jurisprudence) SEE: legal positivism ::
positron {n} (positron) :: 正電子, 正电子 /zhèngdiànzǐ/
positron emission tomography {n} (a medical imaging technique) :: 正電子發射計算機斷層掃描, 正电子发射计算机断层扫描 /zhèngdiànzǐ fāshè jìsuànjī duàncéng sǎomiáo/
possess {v} (to have; to have ownership of) :: 抱有 /bàoyǒu/, 具有 /jùyǒu/, 所有 /suǒyǒu/, 具備, 具备 /jùbèi/, 擁有, 拥有 /yōngyǒu/
possess {v} :: 拥有 /yōngyǒu/
possessing {v} (present participle of possess) :: (simplified) 拥有 (yōngyǒu)
possession {n} (ownership; taking, holding, keeping something as one's own) :: 佔有, 占有 /zhànyǒu/
possessive {n} (possessive case) SEE: possessive case ::
possessive case {n} (case used to express direct possession) :: 所有格 /suǒyǒugé/
possessive pronoun {n} (pronoun which expresses possession) :: 所有格代名詞, 所有格代名词 /suǒyǒugé dàimíngcí/, 物主代詞, 物主代词 /wùzhǔ dàicí/
possessor {n} (One who possesses) :: 所有人 /suǒyǒurén/, 持有人 /chíyǒurén/
possibility {n} (quality of being possible) :: 可能性 /kěnéngxìng/
possible {adj} (able but not certain to happen) :: 可能 /kěnéng/
possibly {adv} (adverb indicating that a proposition may be true or false) SEE: perhaps ::
possum {n} (any of the marsupials in several families of the order Diprotodontia of Australia and neighboring islands) :: 負鼠, 负鼠 /fùshǔ/, 波瑟姆 /bōsèmǔ/
possum {n} (opossum) SEE: opossum ::
post {n} (long dowel or plank protruding from the ground) :: 柱子 /zhùzi/
post {n} (individual message in a forum) :: 帖子 /tiězi/
post {v} ((Internet) to publish a message) :: 張貼, 张贴 /zhāngtiē/, PO /pō/
postage {n} (charge) :: 郵費, 邮费 /yóufèi/, 郵資, 邮资 /yóuzī/
postage {n} (postage stamp affixed as evidence of payment, see also: postage stamp) :: 郵票, 邮票 /yóupiào/
postage stamp {n} (piece of paper indicating postage has been paid) :: 郵票, 邮票 /yóupiào/
postal address {n} (the address to which mail is delivered) :: 地址 /dìzhǐ/
postal code {n} (postcode) SEE: postcode ::
postbellum {adj} (of the period following a war) :: 战后的
post box {n} (box in which post can be left to be picked up) SEE: mailbox ::
postcard {n} (rectangular piece of thick paper to be mailed without an envelope) :: 明信片 /míngxìnpiàn/
postcode {n} (sequence of letters and/or numbers added to a postal address) :: 郵政編碼, 邮政编码 /yóuzhèng biānmǎ/
postdoc {n} (a postdoctoral academic research position) :: 博士後, 博士后 /bó shì hòu/
poster {n} (advertisement, see also: placard) :: 海報, 海报 /hǎibào/, 招貼, 招贴 /zhāotiē/, 標語, 标语 /biāoyǔ/
poster {n} (picture intended to be attached to a wall) :: 招貼, 招贴 /zhāotiē/
poste restante {n} (a service where the post office holds mail until the recipient calls for it) :: 留局候領, 留局候领 /liújúhòulǐng/
posterior {adj} (located towards the rear) :: 後面的, 后面的 /hòumiàn de/, 尾部的 /wěibù de/
postgraduate {n} (a person continuing to study after completing a degree) :: 研究生 /yánjiūshēng/
postgraduate {adj} (of studies taking place after completing a degree) :: 研究生 /yánjiūshēng de/
posthistory {n} (history after an event) :: 後史, 后史 /hòushǐ/
posthumous {adj} (born after one's father's death) :: 遺腹, 遗腹 /yífù/
posthumous {adj} (in reference to a work, published after the author's death) :: 死後發表, 死後出版
post-it {n} (post-it note) SEE: post-it note ::
post-it note {n} (a small piece of paper with an adhesive strip on one side) :: 便利貼, 便利贴 /biànlìtiē/
postman {n} (mailman) SEE: mailman ::
postmodern {adj} (Of, relating to, or having the characteristics of postmodernism) :: 後現代主義的, 后现代主义的 /hòuxiàndàizhǔyì de/
postmodernism {n} (a style of art, literature, etc) :: 後現代主義, 后现代主义 /hòuxiàndài zhǔyì/
postmodernist {adj} (postmodern) :: 後現代主義的, 后现代主义的 /hòuxiàndàizhǔyì de/
postmodernist {n} (follower of postmodernism) :: 後現代主義者, 后现代主义者 /hòuxiàndàizhǔyìzhě/
post mortem {n} (An investigation of a corpse to determine the cause of death; an autopsy) :: 屍檢, 尸检 /shījiǎn/, 驗屍, 验尸 /yànshī/, 屍體解剖, 尸体解剖 /shītǐ jiěpōu/
postnatal {adj} (of or pertaining to the period immediately after birth) :: 產後, 产后 /chǎnhòu/
post office {n} (place) :: 郵局, 邮局 /yóujú/, 郵便局, 邮便局 /yóubiànjú/ [Taiwan]
post office {n} (organization) :: 郵局, 邮局 /yóujú/
postpone {v} (to delay or put off an event) :: 延緩, 延缓 /yánhuǎn/
postponement {n} (the state of being adjourned) :: 推遲, 推迟 /tuīchí/, 延緩, 延缓 /yánhuǎn/, 延期 /yánqī/
postposition {n} ((grammar) words that come after the noun) :: 後置詞, 后置词 /hòuzhìcí/
post-traumatic stress disorder {n} (condition that develops following some stressful situation) :: 創傷後心理壓力緊張綜合症, 创伤后心理压力紧张综合症 /chuāngshānghòu xīnlǐ yālì jǐnzhāng zōnghézhèng/, 創傷後緊張症, 创伤后紧张症 /chuāngshānghòu jǐnzhāngzhèng/, 創傷後應激障礙, 创伤后应激障碍 /chuāngshānghòu yìngjī zhàng'ài/, 創傷後心理壓力緊張症候群, 创伤后心理压力紧张症候群 /chuāngshānghòu xīnlǐ yālì jǐnzhāng zhènghòuqún/
post-truth {adj} (post-truth) :: 後真相, 后真相 /hòuzhēnxiàng de/
postulate {n} (something assumed without proof as being self-evident or generally accepted) :: 公設, 公设 /gōngshè/, 公準, 公准 /gōngzhǔn/
posture {n} (position of body) :: 姿勢/姿势 /zīshì/
post-war {adj} (pertaining to a period following the end of a war) :: 战后
pot {n} (vessel for cooking or storing food etc.) :: , /guō/, , /hú/
pot {n} (crucible) SEE: crucible ::
potable {adj} (good for drinking) :: 可飲用的 /kě yǐnyòng de/, 可饮用的 /kě yǐnyòng de/
potassium {n} (the chemical element) :: , /jiǎ/
potassium carbonate {n} (alkaline salt) :: 碳酸鉀, 碳酸钾 /tànsuānjiǎ/
potassium chloride {n} (the salt KCl) :: 氯化鉀, 氯化钾 /lǜhuàjiǎ/
potassium cyanide {n} (inorganic compound) :: 氰化鉀, 氰化钾 /qínghuàjiǎ/
potassium dichromate {n} (potassium salt of chromic acid) :: 重鉻酸鉀, 重铬酸钾 /chónggèsuānjiǎ/
potassium nitrate {n} (potassium nitrate) :: 硝石 /xiāoshí/
potato {n} (plant tuber eaten as starchy vegetable) :: 土豆 /tǔdòu/ [Mainland], 馬鈴薯, 马铃薯 /mǎlíngshǔ/, 洋芋 /yángyù/
potato chip {n} (potato chip (UK)) :: 土豆片 /tǔdòu piàn/, 馬鈴薯片, 马铃薯片 /mǎlíngshǔ piàn/
potato chip {n} (potato crisp) SEE: potato crisp ::
potato crisp {n} (thin fried slice of potato) :: 薯片 /shǔpiàn/
potato in its jacket {n} (baked potato) SEE: baked potato ::
potato masher {n} (utensil for mashing potatoes) :: 土豆泥捣具
potato salad {n} (salad made from chopped boiled potatoes) :: 馬鈴薯沙拉, 马铃薯沙拉 /mǎlíngshǔ shālā/
potbelly {n} (a large, swollen, or protruding abdomen) :: 大肚皮 /dàdùpí/, 大肚子 /dàdùzi/
pot calling the kettle black {n} (situation in which somebody accuses someone else of a fault shared by the accuser) :: 五十步笑一百步 /wǔshíbù xiàoyībǎibù/
pot calling the kettle black {n} :: 烏鴉笑豬黑,自己不覺得自己黑色, 乌鸦笑猪黑,自己不觉得自己黑色 (the crow mocks the blackness of the pig, ignoring its own blackness) [Sichuan], 龜笑鱉無尾, 龟笑鳖无尾 (The turtle makes fun of the Chinese soft-shell turtle that they have short tails) [Zhangzhou, Fujian]
potential {n} (currently unrealized ability) :: 潛力, 潜力 /qiánlì/, 潛質, 潜质 /qiánzhì/
potential {n} (energy of a unit electrical charge) :: 電勢, 电势 /diànshì/, 電位, 电位 /diànwèi/
potential {adj} (existing in possibility) :: 潛在, 潜在 /qiánzài/
potential energy {n} (energy possessed by an object because of its position) :: 勢能, 势能 /shìnéng/, 位能 /wèinéng/
potentilla {n} (any of many shrubs and herbs of the genus Potentilla) :: 委陵菜 /wěilíngcài/
pothole {n} (a hole in a road) :: 坑洞 /kēngdòng/, 甌穴, 瓯穴 /ōuxué/
potion {n} (small portion or dose of a liquid which is medicinal, poisonous, or magical) :: 药剂
Potsdam {prop} (city) :: 波茨坦 /Bōcítǎn/
potter {n} (one who makes pots and ceramic wares) :: 陶瓷工 /táocígōng/, 製陶工人
Potter {prop} (surname) :: 波特 /Bōtè/
potter's clay {n} (clay used by a potter) :: 陶土 /táotǔ/
potter's wheel {n} (machine used by a potter) :: 陶工旋盤, 陶工旋盘 /táogōng xuánpán/, , /jūn/, 陶鈞, 陶钧 /táojūn/, 陶輪, 陶轮 /táolún/, 拉坯輪, 拉坯轮 /lāpīlún/
pottery {n} (fired ceramic wares that contain clay when formed) :: 陶器 /táoqì/, 瓦器 /wǎqì/
pottery {n} (workshop where pottery is made) :: 作坊, 作坊 /zhìtáo zuōfang/
pottery {n} (practise or craft of making pottery) :: 陶器製造, 陶器制造 /táoqì zhìzào/
potty {n} (bathroom) SEE: bathroom ::
potty {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet ::
potty {n} (outhouse) SEE: outhouse ::
potty {adj} (insane) SEE: insane ::
potty {n} (latrine) SEE: latrine ::
potty {n} (chamber pot) SEE: chamber pot ::
pouch {n} (small bag) :: /náng/, /dài/
pouch {n} :: ,
poultry {n} (birds) :: 家禽 /jiāqín/
poultry {n} (meat) :: 禽肉 /qínròu/
pounce {v} (To attack suddenly) :: 突襲, 突袭 /tūxí, túxí/
pound {n} (unit of mass (16 ounces avoirdupois)) :: /bàng/
pound {n} (unit of currency) :: [British pound] 英鎊, 英镑 /Yīngbàng/
pound {n} (US: symbol #) SEE: hash ::
pound cake {n} (dense yellow cake made from equal quantities of butter, eggs, flour and sugar) :: 磅蛋糕 /bàng dàngāo/
pound sign {n} (symbol #) SEE: hash ::
pound sterling {n} (currency of the UK) :: 英鎊, 英镑 /Yīngbàng/
pour {v} (to cause to flow in a stream) :: /dào/
pour {v} (to flow, pass or issue in or as a stream) :: 未婚妻
pour cold water on {v} (to belittle or dismiss) SEE: throw cold water on ::
pour gasoline on the fire {v} (add fuel to the fire) SEE: add fuel to the fire ::
pour out {v} (distribute or spread (something), as if it were a liquid) :: 倒出 /dàochū/
pout {v} (push out one’s lips) :: 撅嘴 /juēzuǐ/
pout {v} (sulk, (pretend to) be ill-tempered) :: 撅嘴 /juēzuǐ/, /juē/
pout {n} (facial expression) :: 撅嘴 /juēzuǐ/
Po valley {prop} (large plain in northern Italy) :: 波河河谷 /Bōhé hégǔ/, 波河平原 /Bōhé píngyuán/, 巴丹平原 /Bādān píngyuán/
poverty {n} (quality or state of being poor) :: 貧窮, 贫穷 /pínqióng/, 貧困, 贫困 /pínkùn/
poverty {n} (deficiency of elements) :: 缺乏 /quēfá/
poverty line {n} (threshold of poverty) :: 貧困線, 贫困线 /pínkùnxiàn/
poverty-stricken {adj} (very poor) :: 貧困, 贫困 /pínkùn/, 貧窮, 贫穷 /pínqióng/, [literary] 窘促 /jiǒngcù/
poverty trap {n} (cycle which allows poverty to persist) :: 貧困陷阱, 贫困陷阱 /pínkùn xiànjǐng/
powder {n} (fine particles of any dry substance) :: /fěn/
powder {n} (gunpowder) SEE: gunpowder ::
powder {n} (type of snow) SEE: powder snow ::
powdered {adj} (which has been made into a powder) :: 粉末状的
powdered milk {n} (dairy product) SEE: milk powder ::
powdered sugar {n} (very finely ground sugar used in icings, etc) :: 糖粉 /tángfěn/
powder snow {n} (uncompacted snow) :: 粉雪 /Fěnxuě/
powdery mildew {n} (type of mildew) :: 白粉病 /báifěnbìng/
power {n} (capability or influence) :: 權力, 权力 /quánlì/, 權限, 权限 /quánxiàn/, 勢力 [influence], 势力 /shìli/
power {n} (influential nation, company etc.) :: 強國, 强国 /qiángguó/
power {n} (physical force or strength) :: 力量 /lìliang/, 能量 /néngliàng/, 功率 /gōnglǜ/
power {n} (electricity, electricity supply) :: 電力, 电力 /diànlì/
power {n} (physics: measure of the rate of doing work or transferring energy) :: 功率 /gōnglǜ/
power {n} (physics: rate to magnify an optical image) :: 放大率 /fàngdàlǜ/
power {n} (maths: product of equal factors) :: , /mì/
power {n} (set theory: cardinality) SEE: cardinality ::
powerbank {n} (portable device used to charge mobile phones and tablet computers) :: 充電寶, 充电宝 /chōngdiànbǎo/
power behind the throne {n} (someone who has great covert influence) :: 幕後掌權, 幕后掌权 /mùhòu zhǎngquán zhě/
power board {n} (power strip) SEE: power strip ::
power broker {n} (person having the ability to influence important decisions, see also: éminence grise) :: 權力經紀人, 权力经纪人 /quánlì jīngjìrén/
power car {n} (vehicle that propels) :: 動車, 动车 /dòngchē/
power car {n} (vehicle equipped with machinery) :: 發電車, 发电车 /fādiànchē/
powerful {adj} (having or capable of exerting power, potency or influence) :: 強大, 强大 /qiángdà/, 強勁, 强劲 /qiángjìng/, 強力, 强力 /qiánglì/
powerlessness {n} (The state or character of being powerless) :: 無力, 无力 /wúlì/
power line {n} (electrical wire) :: 電力線, 电力线 /diànlìxiàn/, 電源線, 电源线 /diànyuánxiàn/, 輸電線, 输电线 /shūdiànxiàn/
power of attorney {n} (authorisation) :: 代理權, 代理权 /dàilǐquán/
power of attorney {n} (document) :: 委託書, 委托书 /wěituōshū/
power plant {n} (power station) SEE: power station ::
power point {n} (wall socket) SEE: wall socket ::
power set {n} (set of all subsets of a set) :: 冪集
power station {n} (an industrial complex where electricity is produced) :: 發電廠, 发电厂 /fādiànchǎng/, 發電所, 发电所 /fādiànsuǒ/, 發電站, 发电站 /fādiànzhàn/
power steering {n} (System in a vehicle) :: 動力轉向, 动力转向 /dònglì zhuǎnxiàng/
power strip {n} (block of electrical sockets) :: 接線板, 接线板 /jiēxiànbǎn/
power supply {n} (part of apparatus) :: 電源供應, 电源供应 /diànyuán gōngyìng/
power toothbrush {n} (electric toothbrush) SEE: electric toothbrush ::
pox {n} (syphilis) SEE: syphilis ::
pox {n} (A disease characterized by purulent skin eruptions that may leave pockmarks) ::
Poznań {prop} (Poznan) SEE: Poznan ::
Poznan {prop} (city in Poland) :: 波茲南, 波兹南 /Bōzīnán/
practical joke {n} (something done for amusement to the detriment of someone else) :: 惡作劇, 恶作剧 /èzuòjù/
practically {adv} (In practice, in effect) :: 事實上, 事实上 /shìshí shàng/
practice {n} (repetition of an activity to improve skill) :: 練習, 练习 /liànxí/
practice makes perfect {proverb} (if one practices an activity enough, one will eventually master it) :: 熟能生巧 /shú néng shēng qiǎo/
practice what one preaches {v} (act in harmony with one's teachings) :: 說到做到, 说到做到 /shuōdàozuòdào/, 言行一致 /yánxíngyízhì/, 身體力行, 身体力行 /shēntǐlìxíng/
practise {v} (to repeat an activity as a way of improving one's skill) :: 練習, 练习 /liànxí/
practise {v} :: 实践 /shíjiàn/
pragmatic {adj} (practical) :: 務實的, 务实的 /wùshí de/
pragmatics {n} (study of the use of the language in a social context) :: 語用學, 语用学 /yǔyòngxué/
pragmatism {n} (pursuit of practicality over aesthetic qualities) :: 實用主義, 实用主义 /shíyòngzhǔyì/
Prague {prop} (capital of the Czech Republic) :: 布拉格 /Bùlāgé/
Praia {prop} (capital of Cape Verde) :: 普拉亞, 普拉亚 /Pǔlāyà/
Prairial {prop} (the ninth month of French Republican Calendar) :: 牧月 /Mùyuè/
prairie {n} (An extensive area of relatively flat grassland) :: 草原 /cǎoyuán/
prairie dog {n} (burrowing rodent) :: 草原犬鼠 /cǎoyuánquǎn shǔ/, 草原松鼠 /cǎoyuán sōngshǔ/
praise {n} (commendation; favorable representation in words) :: 稱讚, 称赞 /chēngzàn/, 讚揚, 赞扬 /zànyáng/, 表揚, 表扬 /biǎoyáng/, 褒揚, 褒扬 /bāoyáng/, 稱道, 称道 /chēngdào/, 稱揚, 称扬 /chēngyáng/, 表彰 /biǎozhāng/
praise {n} (worship) :: 讚美, 赞美 /zànměi/
praise {v} (to give praise to) :: 贊揚, 赞扬 /zànyáng/, 稱贊, 称赞 /chēngzàn/, 表揚, 表扬 /biǎoyáng/, 誇獎, 夸奖 /kuājiǎng/
prajna {n} ((Buddhism) wisdom; understanding; insight) :: 般若 /bōrě/
pram {n} (perambulator) :: 童車, 童车 /tóngchē/, 嬰兒車, 婴儿车 /yīng'érchē/
pramana {n} (means of knowledge) :: /liàng/
pranayama {n} (breathing techniques) :: 呼吸節奏, 呼吸节奏 /hūxī jiézòu/
Prancer {prop} (reindeer of Santa Claus) :: 歡騰, 欢腾 /Huānténg/
prank {n} (practical joke or mischievous trick) :: 惡作劇, 恶作剧 /èzuòjù/
prankster {n} (one who performs pranks) :: 開玩笑, 开玩笑 /ài kāiwánxiào de rén/
praseodymium {n} (chemical element) :: /pǔ/
prawn {n} (large shrimp) :: , /xiā/, 明蝦, 明虾 /míngxiā/, 對蝦, 对虾 /duìxiā/
prawn cracker {n} (Light, deep-fried snack made from shrimp and starch) :: 蝦片, 虾片 /xiāpiàn/, 炸蝦片, 炸虾片 /zhá xiāpiàn/
pray {v} (to petition a higher being) :: 祈禱, 祈祷 /qídǎo/, 禱告, 祷告 /dǎogào/
pray {v} (to talk to God) :: 祈禱, 祈祷 /qídǎo/, 禱告, 祷告 /dǎogào/
prayer {n} (practice of communicating with one's God) :: 祈禱, 祈祷 /qídǎo/
prayer beads {n} (string of beads, see also: rosary) :: 唸珠, 念珠 /niànzhū/
prayer flag {n} (colourful rectangular cloth) :: 經幡, 经幡 /jīngfān/
prayer mat {n} (prayer rug) SEE: prayer rug ::
prayer rug {n} (small rug on which Muslims kneel to pray) :: 拜毯 /bàitǎn/, 祈禱毯, 祈祷毯 /qídǎotǎn/
prayer wheel {n} (rotating cylinder containing prayers) :: 轉經筒, 转经筒 /zhuǎnjīngtǒng/
praying mantis {n} (any of various predatory insects of the Mantidae family) :: 螳螂 /tángláng/, 刀螂 /dāolang/
preacher {n} (one who preaches) :: 傳教士, 传教士 /chuánjiàoshì/
preach to the choir {v} (speaking to those that already believe) :: 多此一舉, 多此一举 /duōcǐyījǔ/
preach to the converted {v} (preach to the choir) SEE: preach to the choir ::
preamble {n} (short statement or remark, especially an explanatory introduction to a formal document or statute) :: 序文, 前言
pre-amp {n} (preamplifier) SEE: preamplifier ::
preamplifier {n} (voltage amplifier) :: 前置放大器 /qiánzhì fàngdàqì/, 前置放大電路, 前置放大电路 /qiánzhìfàng dàdiànlù/, 前級放大器, 前级放大器 /qiánjí fàngdàqì/, 前級擴大機, 前级扩大机 /qiánjí kuòdàjī/
precaution {n} (Previous caution or care) :: 防範, 防范 /fángfàn/, 預防, 预防 /yùfáng/, 用心 /yòngxīn/
precedent {n} (past act used as example) :: 實例, 实例 /shílì/, 範例, 范例 /fànlì/, 事例 /shìlì/, 先例 /xiānlì/
precedent {n} (prior judgment in law) :: 判例 /pànlì/
precession {n} (astronomical term) :: 進動
precious {adv} (intensifier) SEE: very ::
precious {adj} (of high value or worth) :: 寶貴, 宝贵 /bǎoguì/
precious {adv} (intensifier) SEE: very ::
precious stone {n} (gem) :: 寶石, 宝石 /bǎoshí/
precipice {n} (very steep cliff) :: 懸崖, 悬崖 /xuányá/
precipitate {v} (make something happen suddenly and quickly; hasten) :: 加速 /jiāsù/, 突然引發, 突然引发 (tūrán yǐnfā)
precipitate {v} (To send violently into a certain state or condition) :: 促使, 突然陷入
precipitate {v} (To come out of a liquid solution into solid form) :: 沉澱
precipitate {v} (To separate out of a liquid solution into solid form) :: 沉澱
precipitate {v} (To have water in the air fall to the ground) :: 降雨
precipitate {n} (chemistry: solid that exits the liquid phase of a solution) :: 沉澱物
precipitation {n} (weather: water falling from the atmosphere) :: 降水量 /jiàngshuǐliàng/ 降水 /jiàngshuǐ/, 降雨量 /jiàngyǔliàng/, 降雨 /jiàngyǔ/
precipitation {n} (chemistry: chemical reaction forming solid in liquid) :: 沉澱, 沉淀 /chéndiàn/
precise {adj} (exact) :: 準確, 准确 /zhǔnquè/, 正確, 正确 /zhèngquè/, 精確, 精确 /jīngquè/
precision {n} (the state of being precise or exact; exactness) :: 精度 /jīngdù/, 準確度, 准确度 /zhǔnquèdù/
precocious {adj} (characterized by exceptionally early development or maturity) :: 超齡 /chāo líng/
precocious {adj} (exhibiting advanced skills at an abnormally early age) :: 早慧 /zǎo huì/
preconception {n} (prejudice) SEE: prejudice ::
preconception {n} (an opinion considered beforehand with adequate evidence) :: 預想, 预想 /yùxiǎng/
precondition {n} (preexisting requirement) :: 前提 /qiántí/, 先決條件, 先决条件 /xiānjúe tiáojiàn/
predation {n} (the preying of one animal on others) :: 捕食 /bǔshí/
predator {n} (animal or organism that hunts) :: 猛獸, 猛兽 /měngshòu/, 天敵, 天敌 /tiāndí/
predator {n} (someone who attacks) :: 掠奪者, 掠夺者 /lüèduózhě/
Père David's deer {n} (species of deer known only in captivity) :: 麋鹿 /mílù/, 大衛神父鹿, 大卫神父鹿 /dàwèishénfù lù/, 四不像鹿 /sìbùxiàng lù/
predecessor {n} (one who precedes) :: 前任 /qiánrèn/, 前任者 /qiánrènzhě/
predefine {v} (To define in advance) :: 預定義, 预定义 /yùdìngyì/
predestination {n} (religious doctrine) :: 宿命论 /sùmìnglùn/
predestiny {n} (predestination) SEE: predestination ::
predeterminism {n} (belief) :: 先决论
predicament {n} (An unfortunate or trying position or condition.) :: 困境 /kùnjìng/
predicate {adj} (grammar) :: 謂語, 谓语 /wèiyǔ/, 述語, 述语 /shùyǔ/
predicative {adj} (used after a verb) :: 表语的
predicative {n} (an element of the predicate of a sentence which supplements the subject or object by means of the verb) :: 表语
predict {v} (to state, or make something known in advance) :: 預測, 预测 /yùcè/, 預言, 预言 /yùyán/
predictable {adj} (able to be predicted) :: 可預見的, 可预见的 /kě yùjiàn de/, 可預言的, 可预言的 /kě yùyán de/, 意料之中 /yìliào zhī zhōng/
prediction {n} (a statement about the future) :: 預言, 预言 /yùyán/, 預估, 预估 /yùgū/, 預測, 预测 /yùcè/
predictive text {n} (function on certain text messaging software) :: 词组联想
predisposition {n} (the state of being predisposed) :: 傾向 or 傾嚮, 倾向 /qīngxiàng/
preeclampsia {n} (complication of pregnancy) :: 子癇前期, 子痫前期 /zǐxián qiánqī/
pre-ejaculate {n} (pre-ejaculate) :: 尿道球腺液 /niàodào qiú xiàn yè/, 預射精液, 预射精液 /yù shèjīng yè/, 考珀液 /Kǎopò yè/, 流水 /liúshuǐ/ [slang]
preface {n} (beginning or introductory portion coming before the main text of a document or book) :: 序言 /xùyán/, 序文 /xùwén/, 前言 /qiányán/, 緒言, 绪言 /xùyán/
prefecture {n} (The district governed by a prefect) :: /jùn/ [historical Chinese commanderies]; 都道府縣, 都道府县 /dūdàofǔxiàn/ [of Japanese prefectures]; /shěng/ [large prefectures in other countries]; , /xiàn/ [small prefectures in other countries]
prefer {v} (to favor) :: 比较喜欢 (bǐjiào xǐhuān)
preferans {n} (a card game) :: 樸烈費蘭斯, 朴烈费兰斯 /pǔlièfèilánsī/
preference {n} (selection) :: 優選, 优选 /yōuxuǎn/, 選擇, 选择 /xuǎnzé/
preference {n} (state of being preferred) :: 優先, 优先 /yōuxiān/
preference {n} (liking) :: 偏好 /piānhào/, 喜愛, 喜爱 /xǐ'ài/
preference {n} (card game) SEE: preferans ::
preferences {n} (plural of "preference") SEE: preference ::
prefix {n} (morpheme at the beginning of a word) :: 前綴, 前缀 /qiánzhuì/, 詞頭, 词头 /cítóu/
pregnancy {n} (condition) :: 懷孕, 怀孕 /huáiyùn/, 妊娠 /rènshēn/, 懷胎, 怀胎 /huáitāi/
pregnancy {n} (period of time) :: 懷孕期, 怀孕期 /huáiyùnqī, huáiyùnqí/
pregnancy test {n} (a piece of test equipment) :: 驗孕棒, 验孕棒 /yànyùnbàng/
pregnant {adj} (fertile) SEE: fertile ::
pregnant {adj} (carrying developing offspring within the body) :: 懷孕, 怀孕 /huáiyùn/, 有喜 /yǒuxǐ/ [euphemism and colloquial], 有了 /yǒule/ [euphemism and colloquial]
pregnant {adj} (having many possibilities or implications) :: 怀孕
pregnant woman {n} :: 孕婦, 孕妇 /yùnfù/, 妊婦, 妊妇 /rènfù/
preheat {v} (to heat something in preparation for further action, especially cooking) :: 預熱, 预热 /yùrè/
prehistoric {adj} (of relating to the epoch before written record) :: 史前 /shǐqián de/
prehistory {n} (history of human culture prior to written records) :: 史前 /shǐqián/, 史前史 /shǐqiánshǐ/
prehistory {n} (history of events leaving up to something) :: 發展背景, 发展背景 /fāzhǎn bèijǐng/
prehnite {n} (mineral) :: 葡萄石 /pútáoshí/
prejudice {n} (adverse judgement formed beforehand) :: 成見, 成见 /chéngjiàn/, 偏見, 偏见 /piānjiàn/
prejudiced {adj} (having prejudices) :: 偏心的 /yǒu piānxīn de/, 偏見的, 怀偏见的 /huái piānjiàn de/, 偏心 /piānxīn/
preliminary {adj} (in preparation for the main matter) :: 初步 /chūbù/, 預備, 预备 /yùbèi/
prelude {n} (introductory event) :: 序幕 /xùmù/
prelude {n} (short piece of music) :: 前奏曲 /qiánzòuqǔ/
premature {adj} (occurring before a state of readiness or maturity) :: 早产的, 不成熟的
premature {adj} (taking place earlier than anticipated) :: 过早的
premature ejaculation {n} (premature ejaculation) :: 早泄 /zǎoxiè/
premier {n} (prime minister of a country) SEE: prime minister ::
premier {n} (Australia, Canada: head of a state or provincial government) :: 省長, 省长 /shěngzhǎng/ [provincial], 州長, 州长 /zhōuzhǎng/ [state]
premiere {n} (first showing of a film, play or other form of entertainment) :: 首演 /shǒuyǎn/, 初次的演出 /chūcì de yǎnchū/
premillennialism {n} (concept in Christian eschatology) :: 千禧年前論, 千禧年前论 /qiānxǐniánqiánlùn/
première {n} (premiere) SEE: premiere ::
premise {n} (proposition antecedently supposed or proved) :: 前提 /qiántí/
premise {n} (either of the first two propositions of a syllogism, from which the conclusion is deduced) :: 前提 /qiántí/
premise {n} (piece of real estate) :: 房地 /fángdì/, 房屋 /fángwū/ [building]
premises {n} (land, and all the built structures on it, considered as a single place) :: 房地 /fángdì/, 房屋 /fángwū/ [building]
premium {adj} :: 优质的
premonition {n} (strong intuition) :: 預感, 预感 /yùgǎn/
prenatal {adj} (being or happening before birth) :: 產前, 产前 /chǎnqián/
prenup {n} (prenuptial agreement) SEE: prenuptial agreement ::
prenuptial agreement {n} (document stating legal claims upon a divorce) :: 婚前協議, 婚前协议 /hūnqián xiéyì/, 婚前協議書, 婚前协议书 /hūnqián xiéyìshū/
prep {n} (homework) SEE: homework ::
prep {n} (preparation) SEE: preparation ::
preparation {n} (act) :: 準備, 准备 /zhǔnbèi/
prepare {v} (to make ready for a specific future purpose) :: 準備, 准备 /zhǔnbèi/
prepayment {n} (payment in advance) :: 預付, 预付 /yùfù/, 先付 /xiānfù/
preposition {n} (grammar: a type of word like "of, from, for, by") :: 介詞, 介词 /jiècí/, 前置詞, 前置词 /qiánzhìcí/
prepositional {n} (the prepositional case) SEE: prepositional case ::
prepositional case {n} (case serving as object of a preposition) :: 方位格
prepositional phrase {n} (phrase containing both a preposition and its complement) :: 介詞短語, 介词短语 /jiècí duǎnyǔ/
prepuce {n} (foreskin of certain animals) SEE: sheath ::
prepuce {n} (foreskin) SEE: foreskin ::
preputial {adj} (preputial) :: 包皮的 /bāopí de/
prequel {n} (in a series of works, an installment that is set chronologically before its predecessor) :: 前傳, 前传 /qiánchuán/
prerequisite {n} (Something that must be gained in order to gain something else) :: 前提 /qiántí/
prerequisite {n} (In education, a course or topic that must be completed before another course or topic can be started) :: 先修(課程)
prerogative {n} (right, generally) SEE: right ::
prerogative {n} (inherent advantage or privilege) :: 特权
presbyopia {n} (inability of the eye, due to ageing, to focus on nearby objects) :: 老花眼 /lǎohuāyǎn/, 老花 /lǎohuā/, 老視, 老视 /lǎoshì/
Presbyterianism {n} (form of Protestantism) :: 長老宗, 长老宗 /chánglǎozōng/, 長老會, 长老会 /zhǎnglǎohuì/
preschool {n} (nursery school) SEE: nursery school ::
prescient {adj} (exhibiting or possessing prescience) :: 預知, 预知 /yùzhīde/
prescribe {v} (to order a drug or medical device) :: 開藥, 开药 /kāiyào/, 處方, 处方 /chǔfāng/
prescribe {v} (to specify as a required procedure or ritual) :: 規定, 规定 /guīdìng/
prescription {n} (written order for the administration of a medicine) :: 藥方, 药方 /yàofāng/, 處方, 处方 /chǔfāng/
prescription drug {n} (licensed medicine) :: 處方藥, 处方药 /chǔfāngyào/
presence {n} (fact or condition of being present) :: [existence] 存在 /cúnzài/, [attendance] 出席 /chūxí/
present {n} (gift) SEE: gift ::
present {n} (present tense) SEE: present tense ::
present {adj} (pertaining to the current time) :: 現在的, 现在的 /xiànzài de/
present {adj} (in the immediate vicinity) :: 出席 /chūxí/
present {n} (current time) :: 現在, 现在 /xiànzài/
present {v} (bring into the presence of) :: 提出 /tíchū/
presentation {n} (presenting to an audience) :: 顯示, 显示 /xiǎnshì/, 介紹, 介绍 /jièshào/, 簡報, 简报 /jiǎnbào/
present continuous {n} (tense that describes an ongoing action in the present) :: 現在進行時, 现在进行时 /xiànzài jìnxíng shí/
presentiment {n} (a premonition; a feeling that something, often of undesirable nature, is going to happen) :: 預感, 预感 /yùgǎn/
present participle {n} (verb form that indicates an ongoing action) :: 現在分詞, 现在分词 /xiànzài fēncí/
present perfect {n} (tense that expresses action in the past with consequences in the present time) :: 現在完成, 现在完成 /xiànzài wánchéng/
present tense {n} (form of language) :: 現在時態, 现在时态 /xiànzài shítài/, 現在時, 现在时 /xiànzàishí/
preservation {n} (the act of preserving) :: 保存 /bǎocún/
preservative {n} (any agent, natural or artificial that acts to preserve) :: 防腐劑
preserve {n} (sweet spread) :: 果醬, 果酱 /guǒjiàng/
president {n} (the head of state of a republic) :: 總統, 总统 /zǒngtǒng/, 主席 /zhǔxí/
president {n} (the primary leader of a corporation) :: 總裁, 总裁 /zǒngcái/, 主席 /zhǔxí/, 會長, 会长 /huìzhǎng/ [club, committee, etc.]
president-elect {n} (person who has been elected to a presidency but has not yet been inducted into office) :: 候任總統, 候任总统 /hòurèn zǒngtǒng/
presidential palace {n} (White House) SEE: White House ::
Presley {prop} (transliterations of the English name "Presley") :: 普雷斯利 /Pǔléisīlì/
press {v} (to press) SEE: bear ::
press {n} (printed media) :: 媒體, 媒体 /méitǐ/, 報刊, 报刊 /bàokān/, 新聞界, 新闻界 /xīnwénjiè/
press {v} (to apply pressure) :: /àn/, , /yā/
press {n} (publisher) SEE: publisher ::
Pressburg {prop} (Bratislava) SEE: Bratislava ::
press conference {n} (question and answer session with members of television, print and other media) :: 新聞發佈會, 新闻发布会 /xīnwén fābùhuì/
press-gang {v} (press-gang) :: 强征入伍, 抓壮丁
press pot {n} (cafetière) SEE: cafetière ::
press release {n} (official written media statement) :: 新聞稿, 新闻稿 /xīnwéngǎo/
pressure {n} (mental strain) :: 壓力, 压力 /yālì/
pressure {n} (physics: amount of force divided by area) :: 壓力, 压力 /yālì/
pressure cooker {n} (cooking vessel) :: 高壓鍋, 高压锅 /gāoyāguō/, 壓力鍋, 压力锅 /yālìguō/
pressure group {n} (advocacy group) SEE: advocacy group ::
pressure point {n} (specific small area of the body targeted in martial arts) :: 穴位 /xuéwèi/, 急所 /jíbiàn/
pressure ulcer {n} (bedsore) SEE: bedsore ::
prestige {n} (dignity, status, or esteem) :: 威信 /wēixìn/, 威望 /wēiwàng/, 名譽, 名誉 /míngyù/
prestigious {adj} (of high prestige) :: 久负盛名, 享有声望的
presumably {adv} (able to be sensibly presumed) :: 大概 /dàgài/, 想必 /xiǎngbì/, 推測上, 推测上 /tuīcè shàng/, 假定上 /jiǎdìng shàng/
presume {v} (to assume to be true, suppose) :: 假設, 假设 /jiǎshè/, 假定 /jiǎdìng/, 推測, 推测 /tuīcè/
presumedly {adv} (presumably) SEE: presumably ::
presumptively {adv} (as is presumed to be the case) SEE: presumably ::
pretend {v} (to allege falsely) :: 假裝, 假装 /jiǎzhuāng/, 佯裝, 佯装 /yángzhuāng/
pretentious {adj} (marked by an unwarranted claim to importance or distinction) :: 做作 /zuòzuo/
pretentious {adj} (intended to impress others) :: 炫耀的 /xuànyào de/
preterite {n} :: 過去時, 过去时 /guoqushi/
pretext {n} (false, contrived or assumed purpose) :: 借口 /jièkǒu/
Pretoria {prop} (capital of South Africa) :: 比勒陀利亞, 比勒陀利亚 /Bǐlēituólìyà/
prettify {v} (make pretty or prettier) :: 美化 /měihuà/, 修飾, 修饰 /xiūshì/, 裝飾, 装饰 /zhuāngshì/, 點綴, 点缀 /diǎnzhuì/, 粉飾, 粉饰 /fěnshì/
pretty {adj} (especially of women and children: pleasant, attractive) :: 漂亮 /piàoliang/, 秀麗, 秀丽 /xiùlì/, 標緻, 标致 /biāozhi/, 好看 /hǎokàn/
pretty {adv} (somewhat) :: /tǐng/
prevalence {n} (wide extension) :: 流行 /liúxíng/, 盛行 /shèngxíng/, 普遍 /pǔbiàn/, 廣泛, 广泛 /guǎngfàn/
prevalent {adj} (widespread, preferred) :: 流行 /liúxíng/, 盛行 /shèngxíng/, 普遍 /pǔbiàn/, 廣泛, 广泛 /guǎngfàn/
prevent {v} (to keep from happening) :: 預防, 预防 /yùfáng/, 防止 /fángzhǐ/
preventable {adj} (capable of being prevented) :: 預防, 預防 /kě yùfáng de/, 防止 /kě fángzhǐ de/, 避免 /kě bìmiǎn de/
preventible {adj} (preventable) SEE: preventable ::
prevention {n} (The act of preventing or hindering) :: 預防, 预防 /yùfáng/
prevention is better than cure {proverb} (It is better to prevent the creation of a problem than to have to deal with it afterwards.) :: 防患未然 /fánghuànwèirán/, 未雨綢繆, 未雨绸缪 /wèiyǔchóumóu/, 預防勝於治療, 预防胜于治疗 /yùfáng shèngyú zhìliáo/
preverb {n} (word class) :: 动介词 /dòng jiècí/
previous {adj} (prior) :: 以前的 /yǐqián de/
previously {adv} (at an earlier time) :: 以前 /yǐqián/, 先前 /xiānqián/
prey {n} (that which may be seized by animals) :: 獵物, 猎物 /lièwù/
Prey Nokor {prop} (Ho Chi Minh City) SEE: Ho Chi Minh City ::
Prey Nokor {prop} (Saigon) SEE: Saigon ::
priapism {n} (medical condition) :: 陰莖異常勃起, 阴茎异常勃起 /yīnjīng yìcháng bóqǐ/
price {n} (cost required to gain possession of something) :: 價格, 价格 /jiàgé/, 價錢, 价钱 /jiàqian/
price {n} (cost of an action or deed) :: 千金 /qiānjīn/
price-earnings ratio {n} (ratio of share price to earnings per share) :: 市盈率 /shìyínglǜ/
priceless {adj} (so precious as not to be sold at any price) :: 無價, 无价 /wújià/
price list {n} (list of items with prices) :: 價目表, 价目表 /jiàmùbiǎo/
price tag {n} (the tag or sticker attached to a product, displaying its price) :: 價格標籤, 价格标签 /jiàgé biāoqiān/, 價碼, 价码 /jiàmǎ/
prick {n} ((slang) a penis) :: 雞巴, 鸡巴 /jība/, /diǎo/, [euphemism] , /diǎo/, 小雞雞, 小鸡鸡 /xiǎojījī/, 小弟弟 /xiǎodìdì/
prick {n} (an annoying person) :: 傻屌 /sha3-diao3/ [slang, vulgar]
prickle {n} (A small, sharp pointed object, such as a thorn) :: 芒刺 /mángcì/, /cì/
prickle {n} (A tingling sensation of mild discomfort) :: 刺痛 /cìtòng/
prickly pear {n} (any of various spiny cacti of the genus Opuntia) :: 仙人掌果
pride {n} (quality or state of being proud; inordinate self-esteem; an unreasonable conceit of one's own superiority in talents, beauty, wealth, rank etc.) :: 自負, 自负 /zìfù/, 自大 /zìdà/, 妄自尊大 /wàngzì-zūndà/
pride {n} (sense of one's own worth, and abhorrence of what is beneath or unworthy of one) :: 驕傲, 骄傲 /jiāo'ào/, 自尊 /zìzūn/
pride {n} (proud or disdainful behavior or treatment; insolence or arrogance of demeanor; haughty bearing and conduct) :: 傲慢 /àomàn/
priest {n} (clergyman (clergywoman, clergyperson)) :: 祭司 /jìsī/, 教士 /jiàoshì/, [Catholic or Orthodox] 神父 /shénfù/, 牧師, 牧师 /mùshī/
priestess {n} (woman with religious duties) :: 教士 /nǚ jiàoshì/, 祭司 /nǚ jìsī/
priesthood {n} (authority) :: 圣职
prima donna {n} (opera singer) :: 布馬多娜, 布马多娜 /bùmǎduōnà/
prima donna {n} (person who considers themself important) :: 布馬多娜, 布马多娜 /bùmǎduōnà/
primary {adj} (that which is placed ahead of others) :: 第一的 /dìyī de/, 最初 /zuìchū/
primary care {n} (medical attention that a patient receives upon first contact with a healthcare system) :: 基層醫療, 基层医疗 /jīcéng yīliáo/
primary colour {n} (any of three colours which can generate all other colours) :: 原色 /yuánsè/, 基色 /jīsè/
primary goods {n} (goods which are presumed to be desired by all rational individuals) :: 初級產品, 初级产品 /chūjí chǎnpǐn/
primary healthcare {n} (primary care) SEE: primary care ::
primary key {n} (key in database table) :: 主鍵, 主键 /zhǔjiàn/, 主碼, 主码 /zhǔmǎ/
primary school {n} (first formal, obligatory school) :: 小學, 小学 /xiǎoxué/
primary school student {n} :: 小學生, 小学生 /xiǎoxuéshēng/
primate {n} (mammal) :: 靈長目動物, 灵长目动物 /língzhǎngmù dòngwù/, 靈長目, 灵长目动物 /língzhǎngmù/
primate {n} (archbishop or bishop) :: 總主教, 总主教 /zǒngzhǔjiào/
prime {adj} (first in time, order, or sequence) :: /shǒu/, 第一 /dìyì/
prime {adj} (first in excellence, quality, or value) :: 一流 /yīliú/, 最好 /zuìhǎo/, 上等 /shangdeng/, 高級, 高级 /gaoji/, 優質, 优质 /youzhi/
prime {adj} (first in importance, degree, or rank) :: /shǒu/, 首要 /shǒuyào/, 主要 /zhǔyào/
prime {adj} (mathematics: having its complement closed under multiplication) :: /sù/
prime {n} (earliest stage) :: 初期 /chūqī/
prime {n} (most active, thriving, or successful stage or period) :: 壯年期, 壮年期 /zhuàngniánqī/, 黃金時期, 黄金时期 /huángjīn shíqī/, 鼎盛期 /dǐngshèngqī/, 旺季 /wàngjì/
prime {n} (chief or best individual or part) :: 精華, 精华 /jīnghuá/, 精髓 /jīngsuí/
prime {n} (music: first note or tone of a musical scale) :: 主音 /zhǔyīn/
prime {n} (algebra: prime element of a mathematical structure) :: 素数 /sùshù/
prime {n} :: (character) (Old Chinese? Middle Chinese? Mandarin?): (in sense “early morning”)
prime {v} (to prepare a mechanism) :: 起動, 起动 /qǐdòng/, 啓動 启动 /qǐdòng/
prime {v} (to apply a coat of primer paint to) :: 涂底漆 /tú dǐqī/, 上底漆 /shàng dǐqī/
prime {v} :: //
prime factor {n} (factor) :: 質因數, 质因数 /zhìyīnshù/
prime meridian {n} (reference line) :: 本初子午線, 本初子午线 /běnchū zǐwǔxiàn/, 格林威治子午線, 格林威治子午线 /Gélínwēizhì zǐwǔxiàn/, 格林尼治子午線, 格林尼治子午线 /Gélínnízhì zǐwǔxiàn/
prime minister {n} (chief member of the cabinet and head of the government) :: 首相 /shǒuxiàng/ [of the UK, Japan, etc.], 總理, 总理 /zǒnglǐ/ [of Australia, New Zealand, Canada, etc.]
prime number {n} (natural number) :: 素數, 素数 /sùshù/, 質數, 质数 /zhìshù, zhíshù/
primer {n} (children's book introducing basic literacy) :: 識字課本, 识字课本 /shìzì kèběn/
primer {n} (introductory textbook) :: 識字課本, 识字课本 /shìzì kèběn/, 入門書, 入门书 /rùménshū/
primer {n} (substance used to ignite a fire) :: 底火 /dǐhuǒ/
primer {n} (layer of priming substance) :: 底漆 /dǐqī/
prime time {n} (block of television programming) :: 黃金時段, 黄金时段 /huángjīn shíduàn/, 黃金時間, 黄金时间 /huángjīn shíjiān/
primeval {adj} (belonging to the first ages) :: 原始的 /yuánshǐ de/
primitive {n} :: 原始 /yuanshi/
primitive {adj} (one of the adjectival senses) :: 原始 /yuánshǐ/
primogeniture {n} (state of being the firstborn of the children of the same parents) :: 長子身份, 长子身份 /zhǎngzǐ shēnfèn/
primogeniture {n} (exclusive right of inheritance belonging to the eldest child) :: 長子繼承制, 长子继承制 /zhǎngzǐ jìchéngzhì/
Primorsky Krai {prop} (federal subject of Russia) :: 濱海邊疆區, 滨海边疆区 /Bīnhǎi biānjiāngqū/
Primus stove {n} (portable kerosene stove) :: 煤油爐, 煤油炉 /méiyóulú/
prince {n} (male ruler or head of a principality) :: 王子 /wángzǐ/, 皇子 /huángzǐ/
prince {n} (son or male-line grandson of a reigning monarch) :: 王子 /wángzǐ/
Prince Charming {n} (the fictional character) :: 白馬王子, 白马王子 /báimǎ wángzi/
Prince Charming {n} (romantically ideal man) :: 白馬王子, 白马王子 /báimǎ wángzi/, 如意郎君 /rú yì láng jūn/
Prince Edward Island {prop} (Province in eastern Canada) :: 愛德華王子島, 爱德华王子岛 /Àidéhuá wángzǐ dǎo/
Prince of Peace {prop} (one of the titles of the Messiah) :: 和平之君 /Hépíng zhī Jūn/
Prince of Wales {prop} (royal title) :: 威爾士親王, 威尔士亲王 /Wēi'ěrshì qīnwáng/
princess {n} (female member of royal family) :: 公主 /gōngzhǔ/, 王妃 /wángfēi/
princess {n} (female monarch, or wife of a ruler) :: 公主 /gōngzhǔ/, 王妃 /wángfēi/
principal {n} (essential point or rule) SEE: principle ::
principal {adj} (primary, main) :: 主要 /zhǔyào/
principal {n} (chief administrator of a school) :: 校長, 校长 /xiàozhǎng/
principal {n} (legal: one who authorizes an agent) :: 委託人, 委托人 /wěituōrén/
principality {n} (region) :: 公國, 公国 /gōngguó/
principle {n} (fundamental assumption) :: 原理 /yuánlǐ/, 原則, 原则 /yuánzé/
principle {n} (moral rule or aspect) :: 原則, 原则 /yuánzé/
principle of relativity {n} (principle that only motion of objects can be measured) :: 相對性原理, 相对性原理 /xiāngduìxìng yuánlǐ/
Pringle {n} (individual potato snack of the Pringles brand) :: 品客 /pǐnkè/
print {v} (to produce a copy of a text or image on a surface, especially by machine) :: 印刷 /yìnshuà/, /yìn/
print {n} (fingerprint) SEE: fingerprint ::
print {n} (footprint) SEE: footprint ::
printed circuit board {n} (board holding chips etc.) :: 印製電路板, 印制电路板 /yìnzhì diànlùbǎn/
printer {n} (one who makes prints) :: 印刷者 /yìnshuāzhě/
printer {n} (operator of a printing press) :: 印刷者 /yìnshuāzhě/
printer {n} (computing: device used to print text or images) :: 打印機, 打印机 /dǎyìnjī/, 印表機, 印表机 /yìnbiǎojī/
printing {n} (the process or business of producing printed material, see also: typography) :: 印刷 /yìnshuā/
printing house {n} (commercial company) :: 印刷廠, 印刷厂 /yìnshuāchǎng/, 印刷所 /yìnshuāsuǒ/, 版畫店, 版画店 /bǎnhuàdiàn/
printing press {n} (machine for printing) :: 印刷機, 印刷机 /yìnshuājī/
printshop {n} (printing house) SEE: printing house ::
prion {n} (misfolded protein) :: 朊病毒
prior {adj} (former) SEE: former ::
prior {n} (a previous criminal offense on someone's record) :: 前科 /qiánkē/
prior {adv} (previously) SEE: previously ::
prioritized {adj} (quality or state of being prior or antecedent in time, or of preceding something else) :: 優先, 优先 /yōuxiān/
priority {n} (item's relative importance) :: 優先權, 优先权 /yōuxiānquán/, 重要的 (gèng zhòngyào de shì)
priority {n} (goal of a person or an organisation) :: 目的 /mùdì/
priority {n} (attributive use) SEE: prioritized ::
priority seat {n} (seat reserved by use for people in need) :: 愛心專座, 爱心专座 /àixīn zhuānzuò/, 愛心座位, 爱心座位 /àixīn zuòwèi/, 博愛座, 博爱座 /bó'àizuò/, 老弱病殘孕專座, 老弱病残孕专座 /lǎoruòbìngcányùn zhuānzuò/
prise {n} (prize) SEE: prize ::
prism {n} (geometry: polyhedron with parallel ends of the same size and shape) :: 稜柱, 棱柱 /léngzhù/
prism {n} (block used to split or reflect light) :: 稜鏡, 稜镜 /léngjìng/, 棱鏡, 棱镜 /léngjìng/
prison {n} (place of long-term confinement for those convicted of serious crimes) :: 監獄, 监狱 /jiānyù/, 牢獄, 牢狱 /láoyù/, 監牢, 监牢 /jiānláo/, 班房 /bānfáng/
prison {v} (imprison) SEE: imprison ::
prison cell {n} (room to which a prisoner is confined) :: 牢房 /láofáng/, 囚室 /qiúshì/
prisoner {n} (person incarcerated in a prison) :: 囚犯 /qiúfàn/
prisoner of conscience {n} (person) :: 良心犯 /liángxīnfàn/
prisoner of war {n} (soldier or combatant captured by the enemy) :: 戰俘, 战俘 /zhànfú/, 俘虜, 俘虏 /fúlǔ/
prison guard {n} (person working to provide order to in a jail) :: 獄警, 狱警 /yùjǐng/
pristine {adj} (pertaining to the earliest state of something) :: 原始的 /yuánshǐ de/
Priština {prop} (city) :: 普里什蒂納, 普里什蒂纳 /Pǔlǐshídìnà/
privacy {n} (state of being private) :: 隱私, 隐私 /yǐnsī/
privacy policy {n} (statement detailing policies that an organization uses to collect information about users) :: 隱私政策, 隐私政策 /yǐnsī zhèngcè/, 隱私權原則, 隐私权原则 /yǐnsīquán yuánzé/, 隱私策略, 隐私策略 /yǐnsī cèlüè/
private {adj} (belonging to, concerning, or accessible only to an individual person or a specific group) :: 私立 (sīlì)
private {adj} (not accessible by the public) :: 私立 (sīlì)
private {adj} :: 私立 (sīlì), 私人的 (sīrén-de)
private car {n} (privately owned car) :: 私家車, 私家车 /sījiāchē/
private detective {n} (any agent hired by a private party for the purpose of investigation or evidence gathering) :: 私人偵探, 私人侦探 /sīrén zhēntàn/
private international law {n} (law) :: 國際私法, 国际私法 /guójì sīfǎ/
private investigator {n} (agent hired by a private party) :: 私人偵探, 私人侦探 /sīrén zhēntàn/
private law {n} (area of law) :: 私法 /sīfǎ/
private life {n} (aspect of one's life that are personal) :: 私生活 /sīshēnghuó/
private member's bill {n} (proposed law introduced by a member who is not acting on behalf of the executive) :: 私人條例草案, 私人条例草案 /sīrén tiáolì cǎo'àn/
private parts {n} (genitals or sex organs) SEE: genitalia ::
private parts {n} (intimate parts of the human body) :: 私處, 私处 /sīchù/, 陰部, 阴部 /yīnbù/ [genitalia]
private property {n} (belongings owned by individuals) :: 私有物 /sīyǒuwù/, 私有財產, 私有财产 /sīyǒu cáichǎn/
private school {n} (fee charging school) :: 私立學校, 私立学校 /sīlì xuéxiào/
private sector {n} (organizations not controlled by government) :: 私人部門, 私人部门 /sīrén bùmén/
privatization {n} (transfer from the government to private ownership) :: 私有化 /sīyǒuhuà/, 民營化, 民营化 /mínyínghuà/
privet {interj} (hello) SEE: hello ::
privet {n} (Any of various shrubs and small trees in the genus Ligustrum) :: 女貞, 女贞 /nǚzhēn/
privilege {n} (particular benefit, advantage, or favor) :: 特權, 特权 /tèquán/
privileged {adj} (having special privileges) :: 高貴, 高贵 /gāoguì/, 特權的, 特权的 /tèquán de/
privy {n} (lavatory or toilet) SEE: toilet ::
privy {n} (outhouse) SEE: outhouse ::
privy {n} (latrine) SEE: latrine ::
prize {n} (honor or reward striven for in a competitive contest) :: 獎品, 奖品 /jiǎngpǐn/, 獎金, 奖金 /jiǎngjīn/
proactive {adj} (acting in advance) :: 积极的,主动的
probability {n} (state of being probable; likelihood) :: 可能性 /kěnéngxìng/
probability {n} (event that is likely to occur) :: 可能 /kěnéng de shì/
probability {n} (relative likelihood of an event happening) :: 可能性 /kěnéngxìng/
probability {n} (mathematical probability) :: 幾率, 几率 /jīlǜ/, 概率 /gàilǜ/
probability theory {n} (study of probability) :: 概率論, 概率论 /gàilǜlùn/
probable {adj} (likely to be true) :: 可能 /kěnéng/
probable {adj} (likely to happen) :: 可能 /kěnéng/
probably {adv} (in all likelihood) :: 大概 /dàgài/, 或許, 或许 /huòxú/
probate {n} (legal process of verifying the legality of a will) :: 遺囑檢驗, 遗嘱检验 /yízhǔ jiǎnyàn/, 遺囑認證, 遗嘱认证 /yízhǔ rènzhèng/
probate {n} (copy of a legally recognised will) :: 檢驗遺囑文本, 检验遗嘱文本 /jīng jiǎnyàn de yízhǔ wénběn/
probate {v} (establish the legality of a will) :: 檢驗, 检验 /jiǎnyàn/, 認證, 认证 /rènzhèng/
probate {n} (probate court) SEE: probate court ::
probate court {n} (court or tribunal that administers estates and proves wills) :: 遺囑檢驗法庭, 遗嘱检验法庭 /yízhǔ jiǎnyàn fǎtíng/
probation {n} (period of conditional employment or engagement) :: 试用期 /shìyòngqī/
probation {n} (type of sentence) :: 缓刑 /huǎnxíng/
probative {adj} (tending to prove a particular proposition) :: 證明力, 证明力 /yǒu zhèngmínglì de/
probe {n} (investigation or inquiry) :: 調査, 调查 /diàochá/
probe {n} (sciences: electrode or other small device) :: 探測器, 探测器 /tàncèqì/, 探針, 探针 /tànzhēn/
probe {n} (spacecraft) :: 探測器, 探测器 /tàncèqì/
probe {v} (to explore, investigate, or question) :: 探查 /tànchá/, 查明 /chámíng/, 調査, 调查 /diàochá/
probiotic {n} (food or dietary supplement) :: 益生菌 /yìshēngjùn/, 益菌 /yìjùn/
probiotic {adj} (that contains live bacteria for therapeutic purposes) :: 益生菌 /yìshēngjùn de/, 益菌 /yìjùn de/
problem {n} (difficulty) :: 問題, 问题 /wèntí/, 困難, 困难 /kùnnán/, 難題, 难题 /nántí/, 麻煩, 麻烦 /máfán/
problem {n} (schoolwork exercise) :: 題目, 题目 /tímù/, 習題, 习题 /xítí/, 課題, 课题 /kètí/
proboscis {n} (elongated tube) :: 長鼻, 长鼻 /chángbí/, /wěn/, 象鼻 /xiàngbí/ [of an elephant]
procedure {n} (method for performing a task) :: 做法 /zuòfǎ/, 方法 /fāngfǎ/
procedure {n} (series of small tasks to accomplish an end) :: 程序 /chéngxù/
procedure {n} (set of established forms or methods of an organized body) :: 程序 /chéngxù/
procedure {n} (computing: subroutine or function coded to perform a specific task) :: 子程序 /zǐchéngxù/
procedure mask {n} (surgical mask) SEE: surgical mask ::
proceedings {n} (published record) :: 论文集 /lùn wén jí/
proceeds {n} (revenue) :: 收入, 收益 /shōuyì/
process {n} (series of events to produce a result) :: 過程, 过程 /guòchéng/
process {n} (path of succession of states through which a system passes) :: 過程, 过程 /guòchéng/
processed cheese {n} (any of several types of natural cheese) :: 加工乾酪, 加工干酪 /jiāgōng gānlào/
procession {n} (group of people or thing moving along in an orderly manner) :: 行列 /hángliè/
processor {n} (microprocessor) :: 處理器, 处理器 /chǔlǐqì/, 處理機, 处理机 /chùlǐjī/
proclaim {v} (to announce or declare) :: 宣布 /xuānbù/
proclivity {n} (A predisposition or natural inclination, propensity, or a predilection) :: 怪癖 /guài pǐ/
procrastinate {v} (put off; to delay taking action) :: 耽擱, 耽搁 /dāngē/, 拖延 /tuōyán/
procrastinate {v} (put off; delay something) :: 耽擱, 耽搁 /dāngē/, 拖延 /tuōyán/
procrastination {n} (act of postponing, delaying or putting off) :: 耽擱, 耽搁 /dāngē/, 拖延 /tuōyán/
procreate {v} (to beget) :: 生育 /shēngyù/, 生殖 /shēngzhí/, 產生, 产生 /chǎnshēng/
procreate {v} (to procreate) SEE: beget ::
procreation {n} (the act of reproducing new individuals biologically) SEE: reproduction ::
procreation {n} (the process by which an organism produces others of its kind) :: 生殖 /shēngzhí/
procreation {n} :: 生育 (shengyu)
proctology {n} (branch of medicine) :: 直腸病學, 直肠病学 /zhíchángbìngxué/
proctology {n} (colorectal surgery) :: 結腸直腸外科, 结肠直肠外科 /jiécháng zhícháng wàikē/
procuratorate {n} (the office of a procurator) :: 檢察廳, 检察厅 /jiǎnchátīng/, 檢察院, 检察院 /jiǎncháyuàn/
procurement {n} (purchasing department of a company) :: 採購部門, 采购部门 (cǎigòu bùmén)
procurement {n} (act of procuring or obtaining) :: 採購, 采购 /cǎigòu/
Procyon {prop} (Star) :: 南河三 /Nánhésān/
prod {v} (poke) :: /cì/, /chuō/, /tǒng/
prod {v} (encourage) :: 促使 /cùshǐ/, 激勵, 激励 /jīlì/
prodigal {n} (prodigal) SEE: spendthrift ::
prodigal son {n} (one who returns) :: 浪子
prodigy {n} (extremely talented person, especially a child) :: 神童 /shéntóng/ [of a child], 聖童, 圣童 /shèngtóng/, 資優兒童, 资优儿童 /zīyōu értóng/
produce {v} (to make or manufacture) :: 制造 /zhìzào/, 生產, 生产 /shēngchǎn/
produce {n} (offspring) SEE: offspring ::
produce {v} (to sponsor and present (a motion picture, etc)) :: 制作 /zhìzuò/ 监制 /jiānzhì/
producer {n} (in economics) :: 製作者, 制作者 /zhìzuòzhě/
producer {n} (in arts) :: 監製, 监制 /jiānzhì/, 出品人 /chūpǐnrén/, 製作人, 制作人 /zhìzuòrén/, 製片, 制片 /zhìpiān/
producer price index {n} (statistical estimate) :: 生產物價指數, 生产物价指数 /shēngchǎn wùjià zhǐshù/, 生產者價格指數, 生产者价格指数 /shēngchǎnzhě jiàgé zhǐshù/
product {n} (commodity for sale) :: 產品, 产品 /chǎnpǐn/, 商品 /shāngpǐn/, 製品, 制品 /zhìpǐn/
product {n} (consequence of efforts) :: 結果, 结果 /jiéguǒ/
product {n} (multiplication result) :: , /jī/
production {n} (the act of producing) :: 作業, 作业 /zuòyè/, 生產, 生产 /shēngchǎn/
production {n} (the act of being produced) :: 生產, 生产 /shēngchǎn/
production {n} (the total amount produced) :: 產量, 产量 /chǎnliàng/
production {n} (the presentation of a theatrical work) :: 製作, 制作 /zhìzuò/
production {n} (that which is manufactured or is ready for manufacturing in volume) :: 產品, 产品 /chǎnpǐn/
production line {n} (set of operations) :: 生產線, 生产线 /shēngchǎnxiàn/
productive {adj} (capable of producing something) :: 生產的, 生产的 /shēngchǎn de/
productiveness {n} (state of being productive) :: 生產率, 生产率 /shēngchǎnlǜ/, 效率 /xiàolǜ/
product placement {n} (a form of advertising) :: 產品植入, 产品植入 /chǎnpǐn zhírù/
profanity {n} (obscene, lewd or abusive language) :: 粗口 /cūkǒu/, 脏话, 髒話 /zānghuà/
profession {n} (occupation) :: 職業, 职业 /zhíyè/, 行業, 行业 /hángyè/
professional {n} (person who belongs to a profession) :: 專業人士, 专业人士 /zhuānyè rénshì/
professional {n} (expert) :: 專家, 专家 /zhuānjiā/
professor {n} (a higher ranking for a teacher or faculty member at a college or university) :: 教授 /jiàoshòu/, [teacher] 老師, 老师 /lǎoshī/
proficiency {n} (ability or skill) :: 水平 /shuǐpíng/, 熟練, 熟练 /shúliàn/
proficient {adj} (skilled) :: 熟練, 熟练 /shúliàn/, 諳練, 谙练 /ānliàn/, 精通的
profile {n} (outermost shape) :: 輪廓, 轮廓 /lúnkuò/
profile {n} (shape, view, or shadow of a person's head from the side) :: 側面, 侧面 /cèmiàn/
profile {n} (reputation) SEE: reputation ::
profit {n} (benefit) :: 贏利, 赢利 /yínglì/, 利潤, 利润 /lìrùn/, 利益 /lìyì/
profitable {adj} (producing profit) :: [profitable, in terms of money] 獲利, 获利 (kě huòlì de), 有利可圖, 有利可图 /yǒulìkětú/, [beneficial] 有益 /yǒuyì/
profiteer {n} (one who makes an unreasonable profit not justified by their corresponding assumption of risk) :: 奸商
profit margin {n} (ratio of income to sales) :: 利潤率, 利润率 /lìrùnlǜ/
profoundly {adv} (deeply) SEE: deeply ::
progenitor {n} (founder) SEE: founder ::
progeny {n} (offspring) :: 後嗣, 后嗣 /hòusì/, 後代, 后代 /hòudài/, 子孫, 子孙 /zǐsūn/, 後裔, 后裔 /hòuyì/
prognosis {n} (forecast of the future course of a disease) :: 預後, 预后 /yùhòu/
program {n} (set of structured activities) :: 計劃, 计划 /jìhuà/
program {n} (performance of a show or other broadcast on radio or television) :: 節目, 节目 /jiémù/
program {n} (software application) :: 應用程式, 应用程式 /yìngyòng chéngshì/, 程序 /chéngxù/, 程式 /chéngshì/
program {v} (to enter a program or other instructions into a computer) :: 程序, 程序 /biān chéngxù/
programmable {adj} (capable of being programmed) :: 可編程, 可编程 /kěbiānchéng/
programme {n} (programme) SEE: program ::
programmer {n} (one who writes computer programs) :: 程序員, 程序员 /chéngxùyuán/
programming {n} (act of writing a computer program) :: 編程序, 编程序 /biān chéngxù/, 編程, 编程 /biānchéng/, 程序設計, 程序设计 /chéngxù shèjì/
programming {n} (brain-washing) SEE: brain-washing ::
programming language {n} (code of reserved words and symbols) :: 程序設計語言, 程序设计语言 /chéngxù shèjì yǔyán/, 計算機語言, 计算机语言 /jìsuànjī yǔyán/, 編程語言, 编程语言 /biānchéng yǔyán/, [Taiwan] 程式設計語言, 程式设计语言 /chéngshì shèjì yǔyán/
progress {n} (a moving forward) :: 進步, 进步 /jìnbù/, 進行, 进行 /jìnxíng/
progress {n} (advance or growth of civilization) :: 進步, 进步 /jìnbù/
progress {v} :: 进程过程
progress bar {n} (computing: a bar that indicates the progression of a task) :: 進度條, 进度条 /jìndù tiáo/
progression {n} (mathematical sequence) :: 数列
progressive {adj} (continuous) SEE: continuous ::
prohibit {v} (to proscribe officially) :: 禁止, 阻止
prohibited {adj} (forbidden) SEE: forbidden ::
prohibition {n} (act of prohibiting) :: 禁止 /jìnzhǐ/
prohibition {n} (law that prohibits something) :: 禁令 /jìnlìng/, 禁止 /jìnzhǐ/
Prohibition {prop} (period) :: 禁酒令 /jìnjiǔlìng/, 禁酒 /jìnjiǔ/
project {n} (planned endeavor) :: 計劃, 计划 /jìhuà/, 方案 /fāng'àn/, 項目, 项目 /xiàngmù/
project {v} (to cast (image/shadow)) :: 投射 /tóu shè/
projectile {n} (object intended to be or having been fired from a weapon) :: 拋射物, 抛射物 /pāoshèwù/, 發射體, 发射体 /fāshètǐ/
projectile vomit {v} (vomit with great expulsive force) :: 噴射性嘔吐, 喷射性呕吐 /pēnshèxìng ǒutù/
projection {n} (psychology: belief that others have similar thoughts and experiences as oneself) :: 投射 /tóushè/
project management {n} (discipline of organizing and managing project resources) :: 項目管理, 项目管理 /xiàngmù guǎnlǐ/
project manager {n} (one who manages projects) :: 項目經理, 项目经理 /xiàngmù jīnglǐ/, 項目管理人, 项目管理人 /xiàngmù guǎnlǐrén/
projector {n} (optical device) :: 放映機, 放映机 /fàngyìngjī/
prokaryote {n} (organism characterized by absence of nucleus) :: 原核生物 /yuánhéshēngwù/
prokaryotic {adj} (of cells, lacking a nucleus) :: 原核 /yuánhé de/
prolactin {n} (hormone) :: 催乳素 /cuīrǔsù/
prolegomenon {n} (prefatory discussion) :: 緒論, 绪论 /xùlùn/, 前言 /qiányán/
proletarian {adj} (relating to proletariat) :: 無產階級的, 无产阶级的 /wúchǎnjiējí de/
proletarian {n} (A member of the proletariat) :: 無產者, 无产者 /wúchǎnzhě/
proletariat {n} (working class or lower class) :: 無產階級, 无产阶级 /wúchǎnjiējí/
proliferate {v} (to increase in number or spread) :: 激增 /jīzēng/, 劇增, 剧增 /jùzēng/, 擴散, 扩散 /kuòsàn/, 增生 /zēngshēng/, 增殖 /zēngzhí/
proliferation {n} (the process by which an organism produces others of its kind) :: 增殖 /zēngzhí/
proliferation {n} (the spread of weapons of mass destruction) :: 擴散, 扩散 /kuòsàn/
prolific {adj} (Fertile, producing offspring or fruit in great abundance) :: 高产的
prolocutrix {n} (female prolocutor) SEE: spokeswoman ::
prolog {n} (prologue) SEE: prologue ::
prologue {n} (speech or section used as an introduction, especially to a play or novel) :: 序幕 /xùmù/
prolonged abortion {n} (missed abortion) SEE: missed abortion ::
prom {n} (a formal ball) :: 畢業舞會, 毕业舞会 /bìyè wǔhuì/, 舞會, 舞会 /wǔhuì/
Prometheus {prop} (Greek mythological figure) :: 普羅米修斯, 普罗米修斯 /Pǔluómǐxiūsī/
promethium {n} (chemical element) :: , /pǒ/
prominent {adj} (eminent, distinguished above others) :: 傑出, 杰出 /jiéchū/
promise {n} (vow) :: 諾言, 诺言 /nuòyán/, 答應, 答应 /dāying/, 許諾, 许诺 /xǔnuò/, 誓言 /shìyán/ 承诺 /chéng'nuò/
promise {v} (to commit to something or action) :: 諾言, 诺言 /nuòyán/, 答應, 答应 /dāying/, 許諾, 许诺 /xǔnuò/, 承諾, 承诺 /chéngnuò/, 保證, 保证 /bǎozhèng/
Promised Land {prop} (land promised by God) :: 應許之地, 应许之地 /yīngxǔ zhī dì/
promising {adj} (showing promise, and likely to develop in a desirable fashion) :: 有為, 有为 /yǒuwéi/, 有望 /yǒuwàng/
promissory note {n} (document saying that someone owes a specific amount of money) :: 本票 /běnpiào/, 期票 /qípiào/
promote {v} (raise someone to a more important, responsible, or remunerative job or rank) :: 提升 /tíshēng/, 升官 /shēngguān/
promote {v} (advocate or urge on behalf of something) :: 提倡 /tíchàng/
promotion {n} (advancement in position) :: 提升 /tíshēng/, 升官 /shēngguān/
promotion {n} (dissemination of information) :: 推廣, 推广 /tuīguǎng/, 廣告, 广告 /guǎnggào/, 宣傳, 宣传 /xuānchuán/
pronator quadratus {n} (muscle) :: 旋前方肌
pronator teres {n} :: 旋前圓肌
prone to {adj} (inclined to; having a tendency to) :: 倾向于
pronoun {n} (type of noun) :: 代詞, 代词 /dàicí/, 代名詞, 代名词 /dàimíngcí/
pronounce {v} (to pronounce) SEE: say ::
pronounce {v} (to sound out a word) :: 發音, 发音 /fāyīn/
pronounce {v} :: 宣称 /xuānchēng/, 宣告 /xuāngào/
pronounceability {n} (quality of being pronounceable) :: 可讀音性, 可读音性 /kě dúyīn xìng/
pronounceableness {n} (quality of being pronounceable) SEE: pronounceability ::
pronunciation {n} (sound of a word) :: 發音, 发音 /fāyīn/
pronunciation {n} (way in which words are pronounced) :: 發音, 发音 /fāyīn/
proof {n} (any effort, process, or operation designed to establish or discover a fact or truth) :: 證據, 证据 /zhèngjù/
proofread {v} (to check for errors in spelling and grammar) :: 校對, 校对 /jiàoduì/
proofreader {n} (person who proofreads) :: 校對員, 校对员 /jiāoduìyuán/
proofreader {n} (person whose occupation is to proofread) :: 校對員, 校对员 /jiāoduìyuán/
proofreading {n} (act or process by which a document is proofread) :: 校對, 校对 /jiàoduì/
propaganda {n} (concerted set of messages) :: 宣傳, 宣传 /xuānchuán/
propane {n} (aliphatic hydrocarbon: C3H8) :: 丙烷 /bǐngwán/
propanol {n} (either of two isomeric aliphatic alcohols) :: 丙醇 /bǐngchún/
propargyl {n} (univalent radical) :: 炔丙基 /qūebǐngjī/
propeller {n} (mechanical device used to propel) :: 螺旋槳, 螺旋桨 /luóxuánjiǎng/
propelling pencil {n} (mechanical pencil) SEE: mechanical pencil ::
propene {n} (organic compound of the formula C3H6) :: 丙烯 /bǐngxī/
proper {adj} (fit, suitable) :: 適當, 适当 /shìdàng/, 妥當, 妥当 /tuǒdang, tuǒdàng/
proper {adj} :: 恰当 (qiàdàng)
proper fraction {n} (arithmetic: a vulgar fraction) :: 真分數, 真分数 /zhēnfēnshù/
properly {adv} (in a proper manner) :: 正確, 正确 /zhèngquè/, 好好兒地, 好好儿地 /hǎohāor de/, 適當地, 适当地 /shìdàng de/
proper noun {n} (the name of a particular person, place, organization or other individual entity) :: 專有名詞, 专有名词 /zhuānyǒu míngcí/, 固有名詞, 固有名词 /gùyǒu míngcí/
property {n} (something owned) :: 財產, 财产 /cáichǎn/, 資產, 资产 /zīchǎn/, 所有物 /suǒyǒuwù/
property {n} (piece of real estate) :: 產業, 产业 /chǎnyè/
property {n} (attribute or abstract quality associated with an object, individual or concept) :: 屬性, 属性 /shǔxìng/, 性質, 性质 /xìngzhì/
property management {n} (operation, control and oversight of real estate) :: 物業管理, 物业管理 /wùyè guǎnlǐ/
property rights {n} (property rights) :: 產權, 产权 /chǎnquán/
property tax {n} (tax based on the value of property) :: 財產稅, 财产税 /cáichǎnshuì/
propfan {n} (modified turbofan) :: 螺桨式风机
prophecy {n} (prediction) :: 預言, 预言 /yùyán/
prophet {n} (one who speaks by divine inspiration) :: 先知 /xiānzhī/, 預言家, 预言家 /yùyánjiā/
prophet {n} (one who foretells the future) :: 先知 /xiānzhī/, 預言家, 预言家 /yùyánjiā/
prophylaxis {n} (prevention of, or protective treatment for disease) :: 預防, 预防 /yùfáng/
propiska {n} (system of mandatory registration in ex-USSR) :: 居民許可證, 居民许可证 /jūmín xǔkě zhèng/
propolis {n} (glue-like substance) :: 蜂膠, 蜂胶 /fēngjiāo/
proportion {n} (quantity that is part of the whole) :: 比例 /bǐlì/
proposal {n} (that which is proposed) :: 提議, 提议 /tíyì/, 建議, 建议 /jiànyì/, 提案 /tí'àn/, [marriage] 求婚 /qiúhūn/
propose {v} (to suggest a plan or course of action) :: 提議, 提议 /tíyì/
propose {v} (to ask for one's hand in marriage) :: 求婚 /qiúhūn/
proposition {n} (uncountable: act of offering for consideration) :: 建議, 建议 /jiànyì/, 提議, 提议 /tíyì/, 提案 /tí'àn/
proposition {n} (idea or plan offered) :: 建議, 建议 /jiànyì/, 提議, 提议 /tíyì/, 提案 /tí'àn/
proposition {n} (an assertion which is provably true, but not important enough to be a theorem) :: 命題, 命题 /mìngtí/
proprietary eponym {n} (brand name that has come into general use) :: 通用商標, 通用商标 /tōngyòng shāngbiāo/
proprietor {n} (owner) :: 所有者 /suǒyǒuzhe/, 業主, 业主 /yèzhǔ/
propulsion {n} (the action of driving or pushing) :: 動力, 动力 /dònglì/, 推進力, 推进力 /tuījīnlì/
propylene {n} (organic compound of the formula C3H6) :: 丙烯 /bǐngxī/
pro rata {adv} (in proportion to some factor) :: 按比例 /àn bǐlì/
pros and cons {n} (for and against) :: 優缺點, 优缺点 /yōuquēdiǎn/, 利弊 /lìbì/
prosciutto {n} (dry-cured ham from Italy) :: 火腿 /huǒtuǐ/
prose {n} (written language not intended as poetry) :: 散文 /sǎnwén/
prosecute {v} (To start civil or criminal proceedings against) :: 起訴 /qǐsù/, 起诉
prosecutor {n} (a person instituting criminal prosecution) :: 起訴人, 起诉人 /qǐsùrén/, 檢察官, 检察官 /jiǎncháguān/, 檢控官, 检控官 /kiǎnkòngguān/, 原告 /yuángào/
prosody {n} (linguistics: study of rhythm and other attributes in speech) :: 詩體學, 诗体学 /shītǐxué/, 韻律學, 韵律学 /yùnlǜxué/, 詩律學, 诗律学 /shīlǜxué/
prosody {n} (poetry: study of poetic meter etc) :: 詩體學, 诗体学 /shītǐxué/, 韻律學, 韵律学 /yùnlǜxué/, 詩律學, 诗律学 /shīlǜxué/
proso millet {n} (P. miliaceum) :: /shǔ/, 黍子 /shǔzi/
prospector {n} (person) :: 採礦者, 采矿者 /cǎikuàngzhě/, 探礦者, 探矿者 /tànkuàngzhě/
prosper {v} (to be successful) :: 亨祚 /hēngzuò/, 興旺, 兴旺 /xīngwàng/, 繁榮, 繁荣 /fánróng/, 昌盛 /chāngshèng/
prosperity {n} (condition of being prosperous) :: 繁榮, 繁荣 /fánróng/
prosperous {adj} (characterized by success) :: 繁榮, 繁荣 /fánróng/, 昌盛 /chāngshèng/
prosperous {adj} (well off; affluent) :: 富裕 /fùyù/
prosperous {adj} (favorable) :: 好意 /hǎoyì/, 順利, 顺利 /shùnlì/, 有利 /yǒulì/
prostate {n} (prostate gland) :: 前列腺 /qiánlièxiàn/, 攝護腺, 摄护腺 /shèhùxiàn/
prostate gland {n} (prostate) SEE: prostate ::
prostatitis {n} (inflammation of the prostate) :: 前列腺炎 /qiánlièxiànyán/
prosthesis {n} (artificial replacement for a body part) :: 義肢, 义肢 /yìzhī/, 假肢 /jiǎzhī/
prosthetic {n} (prosthesis) SEE: prosthesis ::
prostitute {n} (a person having sex for profit) :: 妓女 /jìnǚ/ (female; formal), 妓男 /jìnán/ (male; formal), , /jī/ (female; slang), , /yā/ (male; slang), 雞婆, 鸡婆 /jīpó/ [vulgar], 娼妓 /chāngjì/ [archaic], 風塵女, 风尘女 /fēngchénnǚ/ [archaic]
prostitute {n} (promiscuous person) SEE: whore ::
prostitution {n} (having sex for profit) :: 賣淫, 卖淫 /màiyín/, 賣春, 卖春 /màichūn/ [euphemism]
prostokvasha {n} (soured milk) :: 酸牛奶 /suānniúnǎi/, 凝乳 /níngrǔ/
prostrate {v} (to lie flat or facedown) :: /pā/, 平臥, 平卧 /píngwò/
prostrate {v} (to throw oneself down in submission) :: 匍匐 /púfú/, 伏地 /fúdì/
protactinium {n} (chemical element) :: , /pú/
protagonist {n} (main character) :: 主角 /zhǔjué/
protease {n} (enzyme) :: 蛋白酶 /dànbáiméi/
protect {v} (to keep safe) :: 保護, 保护 /bǎohù/, 保衛, 保卫 /bǎowèi/
protection {n} (process of keeping safe) :: 保护 /bǎohù/ 防护 /fánghù/
protection {n} (contraceptive device) :: 避孕
protectionism {n} (A policy of protecting the domestic producers of a product by imposing tariffs, quotas or other barriers on imports) :: 保護主義, 保护主义 /bǎo​hù​zhǔ​yì/
protege {n} (protégé) SEE: protégé ::
protein {n} (biochemistry: complex molecule) :: 蛋白質, 蛋白质 /dànbáizhì/, /ruǎn/ [dated]
protein {n} (class of food) :: 蛋白質, 蛋白质 /dànbáizhì/
protein shake {n} (beverage) :: 蛋白質奶昔, 蛋白质奶昔 /dànbáizhì nǎixī/
proteomics {n} (branch of molecular biology) :: 蛋白質組學, 蛋白质组学 /dànbáizhìzǔxué/
Proterozoic {prop} (eon 2,500-541 Ma) :: 元古宙 /Yuángǔzhòu/
protest {v} (to make a strong objection) :: 抗議, 抗议 /kàngyì/
protest {n} (formal objection) :: 抗議, 抗议 /kàngyì/, 示威 /shìwēi/
Protestant {n} (someone who is a member of such a denomination) :: 新教徒 /xīnjiàotú/
Protestantism {n} (faith) :: 新教 /xīnjiào/, 基督新教 /Jīdū xīnjiào/, 抗議宗, 抗议宗 /Kàngyìzōng/, 抗羅宗, 抗罗宗 /Kàngluózōng/, 反羅宗, 反罗宗 /Fǎnluózōng/, 反對教, 反对教 /Fǎnduìjiào/, 誓反教 /Shìfǎnjiào/, 更正教 /Gēngzhèngjiào/, 改新教 /Gǎixīnjiào/
protester {n} (person who protests) :: 抗議者, 抗议者 /kàngyìzhě/
protest song {n} (song associated with social change) :: 抗議歌曲, 抗议歌曲 /kàngyì gēqǔ/
protest too much {v} (insist something not being true) :: 此地無銀三百兩, 此地无银三百两 /cǐdì wú yín sān bǎi liǎng/
protégé {n} (person who is guided and supported) :: 徒弟
protist {n} (eukaryotic unicellular organisms) :: 原生生物 /yuánshēng shēngwù/
protium {n} (lightest isotope of hydrogen) :: /piē/
proto- {prefix} ((linguistics) ancestor of a family of languages) :: 原始 /Yuánshǐ/
Proto-Indo-European {prop} (ancestor language of most European and Indian languages) :: 原始印歐語, 原始印欧语 /Yuánshǐ Yìn-Ōuyǔ/
Proto-Indo-Germanic {prop} (Proto-Indo-European) SEE: Proto-Indo-European ::
proto-industrialization {n} (phase before the industrialization of a country) :: 原始工業化, 原始工业化 /yuánshǐ gōngyèhuà/
proto-language {n} (common ancestor language) :: 祖語, 祖语 /zǔyǔ/, 原始語, 原始语 /yuánshǐyǔ/
protologism {n} (a newly coined word or phrase defined in the hope that it will become common) :: 首造詞, 首造词 /shǒuzàocí/
proton {n} (positively charged nucleon) :: 質子, 质子 /zhìzǐ/
protoplanet {n} (astronomical object) :: 原行星
protoplasm {n} (entire contents of a cell) :: 原形質, 原形质 /yuánxíngzhì/, 原生質, 原生质 /yuánshēngzhì/
Proto-Sino-Tibetan {prop} (cluster of dialects from which descend the Sino-Tibetan family of languages) :: 漢藏語原型, 汉藏语原型 /hàn-zàngyǔ yuánxíng/, 原始漢藏語, 原始汉藏语 /yuánshǐ hàn-zàngyǔ/
Proto-Slavic {prop} (Proto-Slavic) :: 原始斯拉夫語, 原始斯拉夫语 /yuánshǐ Sīlāfū yǔ/
protospecies {n} (preexsiting type of species) :: 原種, 原种 /yuánzhǒng/
prototype {n} (original form or object which is a basis for other forms or objects) :: 原型 /yuánxíng/, 典型 /diǎnxíng/
protozoal {adj} (protozoan) SEE: protozoan ::
protozoan {n} (any of a diverse group of eukaryotes) :: 原生動物, 原生动物 /yuánshēng dòngwù/
protractor {n} (a circular or semicircular tool for measuring angles) :: 量角器 /liángjiǎoqì/
protrude {v} (to extend from) :: 突出 /túchū/, 伸出 /shēnchū/, 凸出 /tūchū/
proud {adj} (gratified, feeling honoured, feeling satisfied) :: 傲然 /àorán/, 驕傲, 骄傲 /jiāo'ào/
proud {adj} (having a too high opinion of oneself; arrogant, supercilious) :: 傲然 /àorán/, 驕傲, 骄傲 /jiāo'ào/
proud {adj} :: 骄矜 /jiāojīn/, 傲岸 /ào àn/
prove {v} (to demonstrate that something is true; to give proof for) :: 證明, 证明 /zhèngmíng/
Provence {prop} (region in France) :: 普羅旺斯, 普罗旺斯 /Pǔluōwàngsī/
proverb {n} (phrase expressing a basic truth) :: 箴言 /zhēnyán/, 諺語, 谚语 /yànyǔ/
Proverbs {prop} (book of the Bible) :: 箴言 /Zhēnyán/
provide {v} (to give what is needed or desired) :: 供給, 供给 /gōngjǐ/
provide {v} (to furnish (with)) :: 供給, 供给 /gōngjǐ/
Providence {prop} (Capital of Rhode Island) :: 普罗维登斯 /Pǔ luó wéi dēng sī/
province {n} (a subdivision of government usually one step below the national level) :: 省份 /shěngfèn/, /shěng/
provincial {adj} (of or pertaining to a province) :: 地方的
proving ground {n} (weapon\tactics-testing place) :: 演习场
provision {n} (item of goods or supplies obtained for future use) :: 配给
provision {n} (law: clause in a legal instrument) :: 條件, 條款
proviso {n} (conditional provision to an agreement) :: 但書, 但书 /dànshū/
provocation {n} (act of provoking) :: 挑釁, 挑衅 /tiǎoxìn/
provoke {v} (to cause to become angry) :: 挑釁, 挑衅 /tiǎoxìn/, 扇動, 扇动 /shāndòng/, 激怒 /jīnù/, 激起 /jīqǐ/, 刺激 /cìjī/
provost {n} :: 大學學院長, 大学学院长 (dàxué xuéyuàn zhǎng)
proximal {adj} (Closer to the point) :: 鄰近的, 邻近的 /línjìn de/
proximately {adv} (approximately) SEE: approximately ::
proximity {n} (closeness; the state of being near as in space, time, or relationship) :: 接近 /jiējìn/
proxy {n} (agent or substitute authorized to act for another person) :: 代理 /dàilǐ/
proxy {n} ((software) An interface for a service) :: 代理服務器, 代理服务器 /dàilǐ fúwùqì/, 代理 /dàilǐ/
proxy server {n} (hardware server) :: 代理服務器, 代理服务器 /dàilǐ fúwùqì/
proxy war {n} (war where two powers use third parties) :: 代理戰爭, 代理战争 /dàilǐ zhànzhēng/
Prozac {prop} (trade name for fluoxetine) :: 百憂解, 百忧解 /bǎiyōujiě/
præstige {n} (Archaic spelling of prestige) SEE: prestige ::
prudent {adj} (sagacious in adapting means to ends) :: 謹慎, 谨慎 /jǐnshèn/, 慎重 /shènzhòng/
prudish {adj} (exaggeratedly proper) :: 过分拘谨的
prune {n} (plum) SEE: plum ::
prune {n} (dried plum) :: 李子乾, 李子干 /lǐzigān/, 西梅乾, 西梅干 /xīméigān/, 乾梅子, 干梅子 /gānméizi/, 梅乾, 梅干 /mēigān/
pruno {n} (an improvised alcoholic drink) :: 家酿啤酒 /jiā niàng píjiǔ/
Prussia {prop} (geographical area) :: 普魯士, 普鲁士 /Pǔlǔshì/
Prussia {prop} (former baltic country) :: 普魯士, 普鲁士 /Pǔlǔshì/
Prussia {prop} (former German province) :: 普魯士, 普鲁士 /Pǔlǔshì/
pry {v} (to look where one is not welcome; to be nosey) :: 窺探, 窥探 /kuītàn/
Przewalski's horse {n} (Equus ferus przewalskii) :: 普爾熱瓦爾斯基氏野馬,