Translation of "appointment" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /əˈpɔɪnt.mənt/ us /əˈpɔɪnt.mənt/

appointment noun (ARRANGEMENT)

A2 [ C ] a formal arrangement to meet or visit someone at a particular time and place

I'd like to make an appointment with Dr Evans, please. 劳驾,我要预约埃文斯大夫的门诊。
She had to cancel her dental appointment. 她不得不取消去看牙医的预约。
[ + to infinitive ] I've got an appointment to see Ms Edwards at two o'clock. 我两点钟和爱德华兹女士有个约会。
I've got a two o'clock appointment with Ms Edwards.
If he didn't have a secretary to remind him, he wouldn't keep (= remember to be present at) any of his appointments. 如果没有秘书提醒,他会把所有的约会通通忘掉。
That's the second appointment he's missed. 这是他第二次失约。
by appointment

at a previously arranged time

House for sale, two bedrooms. Viewing by appointment only. 两居室出售,看房请务必预约。

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appointment noun (JOB)

C2 [ C or U ] the act of officially choosing someone for a job, or the job itself

his appointment as senior lecturer 聘任他为高级讲师
We would like to announce the appointment of Julia Lewis as head of sales. 我们很高兴地宣布朱莉娅•刘易斯被任命为销售部主任。
Our department expects to make five new appointments (= appoint five new people) this year alone. 我们部预计今年一年就会聘任5位新职员。
by appointment

in the UK, used by businesses to show that their goods and services are sold to a member of the royal family

Carter's Ltd, confectioners by appointment to the Queen 卡特有限公司,女王御准糖果商

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(Translation of “appointment” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)