Translation of "monitor" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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monitornoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmɒn.ɪ.tər/ us /ˈmɑː.nə.t̬ɚ/

monitor noun [ C ] (PERSON WHO WATCHES)

B2 a person who has the job of watching or noticing particular things

监督员;核查员
United Nations monitors were not allowed to enter the area. 联合国核查员未被允许进入这一地区。

More examples

  • Rosie was chosen to be monitor in class that day.
  • They are employed as monitors to make sure that the organization works within the law.
  • International monitors are keeping watch on the election process.

monitor noun [ C ] (TESTING MACHINE)

a machine that regularly tests something

监控器;监测器
a radiation monitor 辐射监测器

monitor noun [ C ] (SCREEN)

B2 a computer screen or a device with a screen on which words or pictures can be shown

显示器;显示屏;监视器
a computer monitor 计算机显示器
a TV monitor 电视屏幕
Doctors watched the old man's heartbeat on a monitor. 医生们通过监视器监测这个老人的心跳。

monitor noun [ C ] (AT SCHOOL)

a child in school who has special jobs to do

(学校的)班长,教务助理生
the library monitor 图书馆助理生

monitorverb [ T ]

uk /ˈmɒn.ɪ.tər/ us /ˈmɑː.nə.t̬ɚ/

C1 to watch and check a situation carefully for a period of time in order to discover something about it

监控;监测;监视,密切注视
The new findings suggest that women ought to monitor their cholesterol levels. 新发现表明女性应当注意她们的胆固醇水平。
The CIA were monitoring (= secretly listening to) his phone calls. 中央情报局正在对他的电话进行监听。

More examples

  • A 1200-strong military force will be on hand to monitor the ceasefire.
  • We need to monitor the transaction of smaller deals.
  • They'll use ultrasound to monitor her ovaries to see if they're responding to the treatment.
  • The babies in this unit have various devices attached to them that monitor the vital signs.

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