Translation of "contain" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T not continuous ] (HOLD) 拥有 uk us /kənˈteɪn/

to have something inside or include something as a part

How much liquid do you think this bottle contains? 你认为这个瓶可装多少液体?
I've lost a file containing a lot of important documents. 我丢了一个装有大量重要文件的文件夹。
Try to avoid foods which contain a lot of fat. 尽量别吃脂肪含量高的食物。
The allegations contained in this report are very serious. 这份报告中提出的指控非常严重。

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