Translation of "generate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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generateverb [ T ]

uk /ˈdʒen.ə.reɪt/ us /ˈdʒen.ə.reɪt/

generate verb [ T ] (CREATE)

B2 to cause something to exist

Her latest film has generated a lot of interest/excitement. 她最近的一部影片引起了广泛的兴趣/使众多观众很是兴奋。
The new development will generate 1,500 new jobs. 新开发项目将会创造1500个新的就业岗位。
Selling food will increase the club's ability to generate revenue/income. 这些措施将会提升俱乐部的创收能力。

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generate verb [ T ] (MAKE ENERGY)

B2 to produce energy in a particular form

The wind farm may be able to generate enough electricity/power for 2,000 homes. 这座风力发电站发的电或许足以供2000个家庭之用。

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