Translation of "due" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective (OWED) 亏欠的 uk us /djuː/ US  /duː/

owed as a debt or as a right

The rent is due (= should be paid) at the end of the month. 租金应在月底交。
Fifty pounds is mainly UK due to me/mainly US due me by the people I worked for last month. 上个月雇主欠我50英镑。
Our thanks are due to everyone. 我们应该感谢每一个人。
UK legal He was found to have been driving without due (= the necessary) care and attention. 他被发现未审慎驾驶。

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