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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “law”

law

noun (RULE)
规定
    /lɔː/ US  /lɑː/
[C or U] a rule, usually made by a government, that is used to order the way in which a society behaves, or the whole system of such rules
法,法律;法律制度,法律体系
There are laws against drinking in the street.
有法律禁止在街上喝酒。
The laws governing the possession of firearms are being reviewed.
关于持有武器的法律正在审议中。
They led the fight to impose laws on smoking.
他们带头争取对吸烟行为进行法律约束。
They have to provide a contract by law.
他们必须依法提供合同。
She's going to study law at university.
她打算上大学学法律。
[or+ -ing verb + to infinitive] Many doctors want to see a law banning/to ban all tobacco advertising.
许多医生都希望能有法律禁止烟草广告。
→ See also bylaw, lawsuit, lawyerRules and laws
the law the system of rules of a particular country
(某国的)法,法律,法律体系
What does the law say about having alcohol in the blood while driving?
关于驾车时血液中含有酒精法律是如何规定的?
Of course robbery is against the law!
抢劫当然是违法的!
The judge ruled that the directors had knowingly broken the law.
法官判定董事们知法犯法。
You can't take that course of action and remain within the law.
如果那样做就会触犯法律。
Rules and laws
[S] informal the police
警方
The law was/were out in force at the demonstration.
警方派出大队人马在游行现场进行戒备。
The police generally
go to law When someone goes to law about something, they ask a court to decide if it was done legally.
打官司,将…诉诸法律
Taking legal action
(Definition of law noun (RULE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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