Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “hold”

See all translations

hold

verb [T] (CONTROL)
控制
 
 
/həʊld/ US  /hoʊld/ (held)
to have something, especially a position or money, or to control something
拥有;担任;控制
He currently holds the position of technical manager.
他目前担任技术经理的职务。
The bank holds large reserves of gold.
这家银行拥有大量的黄金储备。
Despite incurring heavy losses, the rebels now hold the town and the surrounding hills.
叛军尽管损失惨重,但现在控制了该镇及其周围的小山。
Having and owning - general wordsControlling and being in charge
(Definition of hold verb (CONTROL) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “hold” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

be as cold as ice

to be extremely cold

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More