English translation of '抵消'
⇒ 他的勤奋抵消了经验不足。(Tā de qínfèn dǐxiāole jīngyàn bùzú.)
His industriousness is enough to compensate for his inexperience.
⇒ 正、负数抵消。(Zhèng, fùshù dǐxiāo.)
Positive and negative numbers cancel each other out.
'抵消' in Other Languages
British English: offset VERB
If one thing is offset by another, the effect of the first thing is reduced by the second, so that any advantage or disadvantage is cancelled out.
The increase in pay costs was more than offset by higher productivity.
Translation of 抵消 from the Collins Chinese to English Dictionary