Translation of "enter" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈen.tər/ us /ˈen.t̬ɚ/

enter verb (PLACE)

A2 [ I or T ] to come or go into a particular place

The police entered (the building) through/by the side door. 警察从侧门进入(这座大楼)。
You will begin to feel sleepy as the drug enters the bloodstream. 药物进入血液后你就会开始感到困倦。

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enter verb (COMPETITION)

B1 [ I or T ] to be included in a competition, race, or exam, or to arrange for someone else to do this

Both men have been entered for/in the 100 metres in Paris next month. 两个人都已报名参加下个月在巴黎举行的100米短跑比赛。
All three companies have entered the race to develop a new system. 3家公司都加入了开发这套新系统的竞争。
Are you going to enter the photography competition? 你要参加摄影比赛吗?

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enter verb (INFORMATION)

B1 [ T ] to put information into a computer, book, or document

You have to enter a password to access the database. 你必须输入口令才能进入数据库。

[ T ] formal to make a particular type of statement officially

The prisoner entered a plea of not guilty. 犯人提出无罪抗辩。

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enter verb (ORGANIZATION)

[ T ] to become a member of a particular organization, or to start working in a particular type of job

Ms Doughty entered politics/Parliament after a career in banking. 道蒂女士在银行业工作了几年后开始从政/成为议员。

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enter verb (PERIOD)

C1 [ T ] to begin a period of time

The project is entering its final stages. 工程就要进入最后的阶段。
The violence is now entering its third week. 暴力活动现已进入第三周。

enternoun [ S ]

uk /ˈen.tər/ us /ˈen.t̬ɚ/

the key on a computer keyboard that is used to say that the words or numbers on the screen are correct, or to say that an instruction should be performed, or to move down a line on the screen

Move the cursor to where it says "New File" and press enter. 把光标移到“新建文件”处然后按回车键。

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