Translation of "impeach" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk 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

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 uk us /ɪmˈpiː.tʃə.bl̩/ adjective

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

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