Translation of "forecast" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

forecast

noun [ C ] uk /ˈfɔː.kɑːst/ us /ˈfɔːr.kæst/

B1 a statement of what is judged likely to happen in the future, especially in connection with a particular situation, or the expected weather conditions

(尤指对特定形势或天气的)预测,预报
economic forecasts 经济预测
The weather forecast said it was going to rain later today. 天气预报说今天晚些时候有雨。
verb [ T ] uk /ˈfɔː.kɑːst/ us /ˈfɔːr.kæst/ forecast or forecasted, forecast or forecasted

to say what you expect to happen in the future

预测;预报
They forecast a large drop in unemployment over the next two years. 他们预测今后两年失业人口会大幅下降。
Snow has been forecast for tonight. 预报今晚有雪。
[ + to infinitive ] Oil prices are forecast to increase by less than two percent this year. 预计今年油价上涨不会超过2%。

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