Translation of "flight" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

flight

noun uk /flaɪt/ us /flaɪt/
JOURNEY 旅程

A2 [ C ] a journey in an aircraft

空中航行,航程
I'll never forget my first flight. 我永远也不会忘记第一次乘飞机的经历。
How was your flight? 空中旅行感觉如何?
All flights to New York today are delayed because of bad weather. 因天气不好,今天飞往纽约的所有航班都延误了。
My flight was cancelled. 我的航班取消了。
AIRCRAFT 飞行器

[ C ] an aircraft that is making a particular journey

航班飞机,班机
Flight 474 to Buenos Aires is now boarding at Gate 9. 飞往布宜诺斯艾利斯的474航班现在正在9号登机口登机。
MOVEMENT 运动

[ U ] an occasion when something flies or moves through the air

飞行;飞行路线
an eagle in flight 飞翔的鹰
Suddenly the whole flock of geese took flight (= started flying). 突然,整群大雁都飞了起来。
Modern missiles are so accurate because their flight is controlled by computer. 现代导弹十分精确,因为其飞行路线是由计算机控制的。

[ C ] UK a group of birds, aircraft, etc. flying together

(一同飞行的)鸟群(机群等)
a flight of geese/swans 飞行的一群大雁/天鹅
ESCAPE 逃跑

[ U ] (an act or example of) escape, running away, or avoiding something

逃跑;逃避;躲避
They lost all their possessions during their flight from the invading army. 在躲避侵略军时,他们失去了所有的财产。
put sb to flight UK old-fashioned

to defeat someone and force them to run away

迫使(某人)逃窜
take flight

to run away

逃走
The burglars took flight when the alarm sounded. 警报一响,盗贼们就逃走了。
SET 台阶

C2 [ C ] a set of steps or stairs, usually between two floors of a building

(通常指两个楼层间的)一段楼梯,一段台阶
We live up three flights of stairs. 我们住在3楼。

specialized food & drink [ C ] a number of different types of wine, beer, etc. for tasting:

Wine bar patrons can sample flights of wine.
A wine flight is available to accompany the tasting menu at £ 35 per person.

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