Translation of "equality" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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equalitynoun [ U or C ]

uk /iˈkwɒl.ə.ti/ us /iˈkwɑː.lə.t̬i/

B2 the right of different groups of people to have a similar social position and receive the same treatment

(社会地位、待遇上的)平等;均等
equality between the sexes 男女平等
racial equality 种族平等
the government department responsible for equalities

More examples

  • Civil rights include freedom, equality in law and in employment, and the right to vote.
  • Gandhi was loved and revered for his unceasing struggle for freedom and equality.
  • Sexual equality will not be achieved until there is more provision for childcare.
  • We are committed to the ideal of equality.
  • The commission discussed ways of combatting poverty and increasing social equality in the member countries.

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