cord noun (ROPE/WIRE) translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "cord" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [C or U] (ROPE/WIRE)
/kɔːd/ US  /kɔːrd/
(a length of) rope or string made of twisted threads
Where's the cord that ties back the curtains?
Have you got some cord that I can tie this parcel up with?
Cords, ropes, cables and string
( UK also flex) a piece of wire covered in plastic, used to connect electrical equipment to a power supply
an extension cord
a telephone cord
Electrical switches and connections
(Definition of cord noun (ROPE/WIRE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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