Translation of "boot" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

boot

noun uk /buːt/ us /buːt/
SHOE

A1 [ C ] a type of shoe that covers the whole foot and the lower part of the leg

靴子
walking boots 轻便靴
riding boots 马靴
CAR

B1 [ C ] UK US trunk a covered space at the back of a car, for storing things in

(汽车后部的)行李箱
I always keep a blanket and a toolkit in the boot for emergencies. 我总是在汽车后备箱里放一条毯子和一个工具箱以备急用。
Stolen goods were found in the boot of her car.
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the boot [ S ] informal

the situation in which your job is taken away from you, usually because you have done something wrong or badly

解雇,开除(通常指因犯错误或表现差而失去工作)
She got the boot for stealing money from the cash register. 她因为从收银机里偷钱而被解雇了。
Williams has been given the boot from the team. 威廉斯已经被开除出队了。
KICK

[ C ] UK informal a kick with the foot

猛踢,猛踹
He gave the ball a good boot. 他猛地踢了球一脚。
WHEEL 车轮

[ C ] US also Denver boot, UK wheel clamp a metal device attached to the wheel of an illegally parked car that will only be removed when the owner pays an amount of money

(惩罚违章停车的)车轮固定夹
verb uk /buːt/ us /buːt/
KICK

[ T usually + adv/prep ] informal to kick someone or something hard with the foot

猛踢,猛踹
They booted him in the head. 他们猛踢他的头部。
COMPUTER 计算机

[ I or T ] also boot up When a computer boots (up), it becomes ready for use by getting the necessary information into its memory, and when you boot (up) a computer, you cause it to do this.

(使)(计算机)启动

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