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

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。

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monitor noun [ C ] (TESTING MACHINE)

a machine that regularly tests something

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

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

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

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。

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