Chinese (Simplified) translation of “bench”
› [C] a long, usually hard, seat for two or more people, often found in public places, or a long table for working on
a park bench (= a seat in a public garden)
a work bench (= a table for working at)
Chairs and seatsTables and desks the bench › a seat or area of seats where players sit during a game when they are not playing
He was injured, and spent the last few weeks of the season on the bench.
Surfaces on which sports take place › the judge or magistrate, or the place where they sit, in a court of law
Kindly address your remarks to the bench, Mr Smith.
Law courtsJudges and juries serve/sit/be on the bench › to work as a judge or magistrate
Judges and juries take the bench US › to become a judge or magistrate
Judges and juries › If a judge takes the bench, they begin a formal meeting of a law court.
Judges and juries the benches › in the British parliament building, the seats used by the members
There was jeering from the Labour benches.
Government administration and organisation