Translation of "clampdown" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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clampdownnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈklæmp.daʊn/ us /ˈklæmp.daʊn/

a sudden action taken by a government or people in authority to stop or limit a particular activity

Following the military coup, there has been a clampdown on press reporting in the capital. 军事政变后,首都的新闻报道受到了严格限制。

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