Translation of "liquidate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] (CLOSE) 关闭 uk us /ˈlɪk.wɪ.deɪt/

to cause a business to close, so that its assets can be sold to pay its debts

liquidation uk us /ˌlɪk.wɪˈdeɪ.ʃən/ noun [ C or U ]

After three years of heavy losses the company went into liquidation with debts totalling £100 million. 在遭受3年严重亏损之后,该公司最终只得清盘,其负债累计达1亿英镑。

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