Translation of "board" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /bɔːd/ us /bɔːrd/

board noun (WOOD)

B2 [ C ] a thin, flat piece of cut wood or other hard material, often used for a particular purpose

Cut the vegetables on a chopping (US cutting) board. 在切菜板上切菜。
There was a "For Sale" board outside the house. 房子外有一块“待售”牌。

A2 [ C ] a flat piece of wood or other hard material with a special pattern on it, used for playing games

a chess board 国际象棋棋盘

A1 [ C ] a blackboard or whiteboard

The teacher wrote her name up on the board. 老师在黑板上写下了她的名字。

A2 [ C ] a noticeboard

I stuck the notice (up) on the board. 我把通知贴在了公告牌上。

[ C ] a diving board

I dived off the top board today, Dad. 爸爸,我今天是从最高的跳板跳水的。
the boards [ plural ]

the wooden fence surrounding the ice surface in ice hockey


old-fashioned the stage in a theatre


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board noun (PEOPLE)

C1 [ C usually singular, + sing/pl verb ] the group of people who are responsible for controlling and organizing a company or organization

Every decision has to be approved by the board (of directors). 每项决定都必须由董事会通过。
She started in the firm after college and now she's on the board/a board member. 她最初在公司端茶送水,而现在已经是董事会成员了。
UK The board of governors meet/meets once a month to discuss school policy. 学校董事会每月集会一次讨论学校政策。

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board noun (EXAM)

boards [ plural ] US informal

an official examination given by some medical and business organizations in the US

This is my last chance to pass the boards. 这是我最后一次通过执业考试的机会了。

board noun (TRANSPORT)

on board

B1 on a boat, train, or aircraft

As soon as I was on board, I began to have second thoughts about leaving. 我一上车就开始动摇要不要走了。

board noun (MEALS)

B2 [ U ] meals provided when you are staying somewhere, usually for money



uk /bɔːd/ us /bɔːrd/

board verb (GET ON)

B1 [ I or T ] to get onto or allow people to get onto a boat, train, or aircraft

At London airport she boarded a plane to Australia. 在伦敦机场她登上了去澳大利亚的飞机。
Will passengers waiting to board please go to the ticket counter? 请各位候机的旅客去检票口。

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board verb (STAY)

[ I ] to pay to sleep and eat meals in someone's house

During his stay in England he boarded with a family in Bath. 他在英格兰逗留期间寄宿在巴斯的一户人家。

[ I ] to sleep and eat at school during the school term

When you went to school were you a day student or did you board? 你上学时是走读还是寄宿?

[ T ] UK to arrange for a pet animal to be temporarily taken care of at a place other than its home

He boards the dog out when he goes on business trips. 他出差时把狗寄养在别处。

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