Translation of "architecture" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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architecturenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈɑː.kɪ.tek.tʃər/ us /ˈɑːr.kə.tek.tʃɚ/

B1 the art and practice of designing and making buildings

to study architecture 学习建筑学

B1 the style in which buildings are made

Roman architecture 罗马式建筑风格

More examples

  • Modernist architecture tries to conquer nature instead of working with it.
  • This is a prime example of 1930s architecture.
  • Almost every visitor to Edinburgh is seduced by its splendid architecture.
  • The town's modern architecture is very well integrated with the old.
  • I like the clean-cut shapes of classical architecture.

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