circumscribe translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "circumscribe" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


/ˈsɜː.kəm.skraɪb/ /ˌ--ˈ-/ US  /ˈsɝː-/
[T often passive] formal to limit something
Their movements have been severely circumscribed since the laws came into effect.
There followed a series of tightly circumscribed visits to military installations.
Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
[T] specialized If you circumscribe a triangle, square etc., you draw a circle which surrounds it and touches each of its corners.
Enclosing, surrounding and immersing
Translations of “circumscribe”
in Chinese (Traditional) 控制, 限制, 抑制…
(Definition of circumscribe from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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