Translation of "establishment" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

establishment

noun (ORGANIZATION) 机构 uk us /ɪˈstæb.lɪʃ.mənt/

[ C ] a business or other organization, or the place where an organization operates

企业;机构;单位
an educational/financial/religious establishment 教育/金融/宗教机构
the establishment [ S, + sing/pl verb ]

the important and powerful people who control a country or an organization, especially those who support the existing situation

(尤指支持维持现状的)当权派,统治集团,权势集团
Critics said judges were on the side of the establishment. 持批评意见的人称法官们站在了权势集团的一边。

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