Translation of "impeach" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

impeach

verb [ T ] uk /ɪmˈpiːtʃ/ us /ɪmˈpiːtʃ/

to make a formal statement saying that a public official is guilty of a serious offence in connection with their job, especially in the US

(尤指在美国)控告,弹劾(公职人员)
The governor was impeached for wrongful use of state money. 州长因滥用本州岛资金而遭到弹劾。
impeachable adjective uk /ɪmˈpiːtʃ.ə.bəl/ us /ɪmˈpiːtʃ.ə.bəl/

an impeachable offence 会遭致弹劾的罪行
impeachment noun [ C or U ] uk /ɪmˈpiːtʃ.mənt/ us /ɪmˈpiːtʃ.mənt/

The federal judge faces impeachment.

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