Translation of "decree" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /dɪˈkriː/

to officially state that something must happen

They decreed an end to discrimination on grounds of age. 他们下令不准再有年龄歧视。
[ + that ] The local council has decreed that the hospital should close. 当地议会下令关闭那家医院。

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

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