Translation of "harbour" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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harbournoun [ C or U ]

UK US harbor uk /ˈhɑː.bər/ us /ˈhɑːr.bɚ/

B1 an area of water next to the coast, often protected from the sea by a thick wall, where ships and boats can shelter

Our hotel room overlooked a pretty little fishing harbour. 我们从宾馆的房间可以俯瞰一个美丽的小渔港。

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harbourverb [ T ]

UK US harbor uk /ˈhɑː.bər/ us /ˈhɑːr.bɚ/

harbour verb [ T ] (HAVE IN MIND)

to think about or feel something, usually over a long period

He's been harbouring a grudge against her ever since his promotion was refused. 自从升职要求被拒绝后,他就一直对她怀恨在心。
There are those who harbour suspicions about his motives. 有人对他的动机心存怀疑。
Powell remains non-committal about any political ambitions he may harbour. 鲍威尔仍未明确表态自己胸怀何种政治抱负。

harbour verb [ T ] (HIDE)

to protect someone or something bad, especially by hiding that person or thing when the police are looking for him, her, or it

to harbour a criminal 窝藏罪犯

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