Translation of "credit" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈkred.ɪt/ us /ˈkred.ɪt/

credit noun (PRAISE)

B2 [ U ] praise, approval, or honour

She got no credit for solving the problem. 她没有因为解决了这一问题而得到任何赞许。
Her boss took credit for it/took (all) the credit instead. 她的老板反倒为此赢得了声誉/把一切全归功于自己。
To her (great) credit, she admitted she was wrong. 她承认自己错了,这(很)值得称赞。
I gave him credit for (= thought that he would have) better judgment than he showed. 我高估了他的判断力。
be a credit to sb/sth

to do something that makes a person, group, or organization feel proud or receive praise

She is a credit to her family. 她给家里带来了荣耀。
do your family, parents, teacher, etc. credit

to cause someone who has been or is responsible for you to receive praise by your good behaviour or successful actions

She does her teachers credit. 她给她的老师们增了光。
all credit to sb

used to show that you think a person deserves a lot of praise for something that they have done

All credit to her, she did it all herself. 她值得大加赞赏,一切都是她一个人干的。

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credit noun (MONEY)

B1 [ U ] a method of paying for goods or services at a later time, usually paying interest as well as the original money

They decided to buy the car on credit. 他们决定用赊购的方法买那辆汽车。
The shop was offering six months' (interest-free) credit on electronic goods. 这家店提供6个月期限的(免息)电器赊购服务。

B1 [ C or U ] money in your bank account

I was relieved to see from my statement that my account was in credit. 看到对账单上我的账户仍有存款,我松了一口气。

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  • Her credit is good .
  • Now I've paid in that cheque, I'm in credit again.

credit noun (COURSE UNIT)

B2 [ C ] a unit that represents a successfully finished part of an educational course

Each of these classes is worth three credits. 他已经修了地球科学这门科目的1个/3个学分。

credit noun (LIST OF NAMES)

the credits [ plural ]

a list of people who helped to make a film or a television or radio programme, that is shown or announced at the beginning or the end of it



uk /ˈkred.ɪt/ us /ˈkred.ɪt/

credit verb (PAY)

[ T ] to pay money into a bank account

They credited my account with $20 after I pointed out the mistake. 我指出错误后,他们给我的账户上存入了20美元。

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credit verb (BELIEVE)

[ T not continuous ] to believe something that seems unlikely to be true

He even tried to pretend he was my son - can you credit it? 他甚至试图假装自己是电影明星的儿子——你信吗?
It was hard to credit some of the stories we heard about her. 我们听过一些有关她的故事,难以令人置信。

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