event translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "event" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

See all translations

event

noun [C]
 
 
/ɪˈvent/
anything that happens, especially something important or unusual
(尤指重大或不寻常的)事情,事件
This year's Olympic Games will be the biggest ever sporting event.
今年的奥林匹克运动会将是历史上规模最大的体育盛事。
Susannah's party was the social event of the year.
苏珊娜办的聚会是当年社交界的一件盛事。
The police are trying to determine the series of events that led up to the murder.
警方正试图顺藤摸瓜,查清引发谋杀的一系列事件。
Events and occurrencesAccidents and disasters
one of a set of races or competitions
(赛跑或竞赛的)项目
The women's 200 metre event will be followed by the men's 100 metres.
女子200米跑之后是男子100米跑项目。
AthleticsParts and stages of competitions
in the event UK used to emphasize that what happened was not what you expected
(强调出乎意料)结果,到头来(却)
We had expected to arrive an hour late, but in the event we were early.
我们本以为会迟到1小时,结果竟然提前到了。
Not expected or planned
in the event of sth if something happens
如果…发生;万一
In the event of a strike, the army will take over responsibility for firefighting.
如果发生罢工,部队将承担起消防职责。
Occurring and happening
in any event ( UK also at all events) whatever happens
不管怎样,无论如何
I might go home next month, but in any event, I'll be home for Christmas.
我也许下个月回家,但无论如何,我会在家过圣诞节的。
Occurring and happening
in either event in either of two situations
(在两种情况下)无论哪种情况,无论怎样
I can't decide whether to accept the Cambridge or the London job, but in either event I'll have to move house.
我定不下来是去剑桥还是伦敦工作,但无论哪种情况我都得搬家。
Occurring and happening
in that event if that happens
如果是那样的话,如果那种情况发生
There's a possibility of my flight being delayed. In that event I'll phone to let you know.
我乘坐的班机可能会晚点,如果是那样我会打电话通知你。
Occurring and happening
(Definition of event from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “event” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
avatar

an image that represents you in online games, chat rooms, etc. and that you can move around the screen

Word of the Day

The cake was made by my sister: how to use the passive in English.
The cake was made by my sister: how to use the passive in English.
by Liz Walter,
June 24, 2015
Look at these two sentences: My sister made the cake. The cake was made by my sister. Both these sentences mean the same. The first is an active sentence: it tells you what the sister did. The second is a passive sentence: it tells you what happened to the cake. Here are

Read More 

burger noun
burger noun
June 29, 2015
a menu on a computer screen comprising three short parallel horizontal lines which the user clicks to see options Definitely use a burger. You could put the settings in the burger menu too. Fix the settings to the bottom of the burger menu and use a vertically scrolling contact list that scrolls behind

Read More