Translation of "capital" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] (MONEY) uk us /ˈkæp.ɪ.təl/ US  /-t̬əl/

money and possessions, especially a large amount of money used for producing more wealth or for starting a new business

She leaves her capital untouched in the bank and lives off the interest. 她不动用银行里的本金,靠利息生活。
We've put £20 000 capital into the business, but we're unlikely to see any return for a few years. 我们在生意上投入了两万英镑,但很可能会在几年内看不到任何回报。

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