Translation of "matron" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

matron

noun [ C ] uk /ˈmeɪ.trən/ us /ˈmeɪ.trən/
SCHOOL 学校

UK old-fashioned a female nurse in a school

(学校的)女舍监
HOSPITAL 医院

UK old-fashioned for senior nursing officer

护士长
PRISON 监狱

US a woman who is in charge of female prisoners

(监狱的)女看守
MARRIED WOMAN 已婚妇女

US a married woman, especially one who is old or a widow (= a woman whose husband has died)

上年纪的已婚妇女;孀妇

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