Translation of "cap" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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capnoun [ C ]

uk /kæp/ us /kæp/

cap noun [ C ] (HAT)

A2 a soft flat hat that has a curved part sticking out at the front, often worn as part of a uniform

(有帽舌的)帽子,制服帽

a thin hat that stops your hair getting wet when swimming or taking a shower

(防水的)帽
a shower/swimming cap 浴/泳帽

UK a hat given to someone who plays for their national team in a particular sport, or a player who receives this

(国家队的)队员帽;(代表国家队参赛的)运动员
Davis has 17 Scottish caps (= has played for Scotland 17 times). 戴维斯17次代表苏格兰参赛。
The team contains five international caps. 这支队伍里有5位国际体育比赛选手。

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cap noun [ C ] (COVER)

a small lid or cover

(通常起保护作用的)盖,罩,套,帽
The camera has a lens cap to protect the lens surface. 相机有镜头盖保护镜头表面。

an artificial covering on a tooth that protects it

(镶在牙齿外层的)包牙

cap noun [ C ] (BIRTH CONTROL)

UK →  diaphragm

孕隔膜,子宫帽

cap noun [ C ] (EXPLOSIVE)

a very small amount of explosive powder in a paper container, used especially in toy guns to produce a loud noise

(尤指玩具枪的)火药帽,火药纸

cap noun [ C ] (LIMIT)

a limit on the amount of money that can be charged or spent in connection with a particular activity

对(收费或花费)定限额,限制
Central government has imposed a cap on local tax increases. 中央政府对地方税务增长实行了限制。

capverb

uk /kæp/ us /kæp/ -pp-

cap verb (LIMIT)

C1 [ T often passive ] to put a limit on the amount of money that can be charged or spent in connection with a particular activity

对(收费或花费)定限额,限制
High spending councils have all been (rate/charge) capped. 对开销高的委员会(在经费上)都规定了限度。
Our mortgage is capped at 8.75 percent for five years. 我们的按揭贷款5年期的利率上限为8.75%。

cap verb (SPORT)

be capped UK

to play for your national team in a particular sport

入选国家队参赛
She's been capped for Scotland nine times. 她9次代表苏格兰队参赛。

cap verb (COVER)

[ T ] to cover the top of something

覆盖顶部
The mountain was capped with snow. 山顶覆盖着白雪。
have your teeth capped (= protected with an artificial covering) 给你包牙

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