Translation of "government" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C, + sing/pl verb ] (GROUP) 团体 uk us /ˈɡʌv.ən.mənt/ /-əm-/ US  /-ɚn-/ (written abbreviation govt)

the group of people who officially control a country

the government of Israel 以色列政府
The government is/are expected to announce its/their tax proposals today. 预计今天政府会公布其税收计划。
The minister has announced that there will be no change in government policy. 部长宣布政府政策将不会有任何改变。
Senior government officials will be attending a meeting tomorrow. 政府高级官员们明天将参加一个会议。
Theatre companies are very concerned about cuts in government grants to the arts. 政府削减艺术拨款,各戏剧演出公司对此非常担心。
A government enquiry has been launched. 政府调查已经启动。

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