Translation of "cord" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or U ] (ROPE/WIRE) 绳/线 uk us /kɔːd/ US  /kɔːrd/

(a length of) rope or string made of twisted threads

Where's the cord that ties back the curtains? 系窗帘的绳子在哪儿?
Have you got some cord that I can tie this parcel up with? 你有能让我捆上这个包裹的绳子吗?

(UK also flex) a piece of wire covered in plastic, used to connect electrical equipment to a power supply

an extension cord 延长线
a telephone cord 电话线

(Translation of “cord noun (ROPE/WIRE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)