Translation of "monopolize" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (BUSINESS) 商业 (UK usually monopolise) uk us /məˈnɒp.əl.aɪz/ US  /-ˈnɑː.pə.laɪz/

in business, to control something completely and to prevent other people having any effect on what happens

The company had monopolized the photography market for so many decades that they didn't worry about competition from other companies. 这家公司垄断摄影市场几十年,他们不担心来自其他公司的竞争。
monopolization (UK usually monopolisation) uk us /məˌnɒp.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ US  /-ˌnɑː.pəl-/ noun [ U ]

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