Translation of "desk" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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desknoun [ C ]

uk /desk/ us /desk/

desk noun [ C ] (TABLE)

A1 a type of table that you can work at, often one with drawers

an office/school desk 办公桌/课桌
She sat at her desk writing letters. 她坐在书桌前写信。
He had a pile of papers on his desk. 他的办公桌上有一摞文件。
The report arrived on/landed on/reached my desk (= I received it) this morning. 这份报告是今天早上送到我这里来的。

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desk noun [ C ] (SERVICE AREA)

a place, often with a counter (= a long flat narrow surface) especially in a hotel or airport, where you can get information or service

a check-in/information/reception desk 登机服务台/问讯处/接待处

desk noun [ C ] (NEWSPAPER OFFICE)

an office that deals with a particular type of news for a newspaper or broadcasting company

the foreign/sports desk 国际/体育部
Now let's hear from Sue at our travel desk. 现在我们来听听旅行部的休带来的新闻。

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