Translation of "bill" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or S ] (REQUEST FOR PAYMENT) 要求付账 uk us /bɪl/

a request for payment of money owed, or the piece of paper on which it is written

an electricity/gas/phone bill 电/煤气/电话费账单
They sent us a bill for the work they had done. 他们寄给我们索要酬金的账单。
She ran up (= caused herself to have) a huge phone bill talking to her boyfriend for hours. 由于与男友电话聊天数小时,她的电话费大增。
They asked the waitress for the bill. 他们叫女服务员把账单拿来。
Could we have the bill, please? 请给我们结账好吗?
Her mother agreed to foot (= pay) the bill. 她母亲同意付账单。

(Translation of “bill noun (REQUEST FOR PAYMENT)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)