Translation of "fleet" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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fleetnoun [ C ]

uk /fliːt/ us /fliːt/

fleet noun [ C ] (SHIPS)

C1 a group of ships, or all of the ships in a country's navy

a fleet of 20 sailing ships 一支由20艘帆船组成的船队
a fishing fleet 捕鱼船队
The entire Spanish fleet was defeated within 6 hours. 英国海军舰队今天清晨从南安普敦启航。

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fleet noun [ C ] (VEHICLES)

C1 a number of buses, aircraft, etc. under the control of one person or organization

He owns a fleet of taxis. 他拥有一个出租车队。


uk /fliːt/ us /fliːt/ literary

able to run quickly

She was slight and fleet of foot/fleet-footed. 她身材苗条,跑得快。

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