Translation of "bench" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

bench

noun uk us /bentʃ/

[ C ] a long, usually hard, seat for two or more people, often found in public places, or a long table for working on

长凳;工作台
a park bench (= a seat in a public garden) 公园中的长凳
a work bench (= a table for working at) 工作台
the bench

a seat or area of seats where players sit during a game when they are not playing

运动员休息区;替补队员席
He was injured, and spent the last few weeks of the season on the bench. 他受伤了,该赛季最后几星期的比赛只能在场下观战。

the judge or magistrate , or the place where they sit, in a court of law

法官;法官席
Kindly address your remarks to the bench, Mr Smith. 请你对法官说话温和一点,史密斯先生。
serve/sit/be on the bench

to work as a judge or magistrate

担任法官
take the bench US

to become a judge or magistrate

当法官

If a judge takes the bench, they begin a formal meeting of a law court.

(法官)宣布开庭
the benches

in the British parliament building, the seats used by the members

(英国议会的)议员席
There was jeering from the Labour benches. 工党的议员席上有人发出嘲笑声。

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