Translation of "domestic" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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domesticadjective

uk /dəˈmes.tɪk/ us /dəˈmes.tɪk/

domestic adjective (COUNTRY)

B2 relating to a person's own country

本国的,国内的
domestic airlines/flights 国内航空公司/航班
Domestic opinion had turned against the war. 国内舆论已转而反对战争。

More examples

  • The prime minister's globetrotting has led to accusations that he is ignoring domestic problems.
  • The domestic market is still depressed, but demand abroad is picking up.
  • The reduction of crime levels is the centrepiece of the president's domestic policies.
  • Sadly, his reforms opened up a Pandora's box of domestic problems.
  • As the NEC's deputy for domestic policy issues, Sperling has functioned as both policy wonk and political guru.

domestic adjective (HOME)

B2 belonging or relating to the home, house, or family

家庭的
domestic chores/duties/arrangements 家务琐事/家庭责任/家务安排

More examples

  • This week's broadcast features a report on victims of domestic violence.
  • domestic harmony
  • Some of the wolves had interbred with domestic dogs.
  • Most domestic hobs have four gas or electric rings.
  • The report documents the staggering amount of domestic violence against women.

domesticnoun [ C ]

uk /dəˈmes.tɪk/ us /dəˈmes.tɪk/

domestic noun [ C ] (SERVANT)

old-fashioned also domestic help someone paid to do work, such as cleaning and cooking, in someone else's house

佣人,保姆

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