Translation of "gatekeeper" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /ˈɡeɪtˌkiː.pər/ us /ˈɡeɪtˌkiː.pɚ/

a person whose job is to open and close a gate and to prevent people entering without permission


someone who has the power to decide who gets particular resources and opportunities, and who does not :

The professors act as gatekeepers who determine which students are admitted into the competetive engineering program.

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

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