Translation of "design" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (PLAN) 计划 uk us /dɪˈzaɪn/

[ C ] a drawing or set of drawings showing how a building or product is to be made and how it will work and look

Have you seen the designs for the new shopping centre? 你看过新购物中心的设计图了吗?

[ U ] (also designing) the art of making plans or drawings for something

She's an expert on kitchen/software design. 她是厨房/软件设计专家。
He's studying design at college. 他正在大学学习设计。

[ S or U ] the way in which something is planned and made

I don't like the design of this kettle. 我不喜欢这把壶的设计。
The building was originally Victorian in design. 这座建筑物原是维多利亚式设计风格。
a serious design fault 严重的设计缺陷
The car has some excellent design features. 这款汽车有一些很棒的设计特色。

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