Translation of "bailiff" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

bailiff

noun [ C ] (BRITISH OFFICIAL) 英国官员 uk us /ˈbeɪ.lɪf/

(in Britain) an official who takes away someone's possessions when they owe money

(英国查封财产的)查封官,执行官
They didn't pay their rent, so the landlord called/sent in the bailiffs. 他们拒付房租,所以房东叫来了执行官。

(Translation of “bailiff noun (BRITISH OFFICIAL)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)