occasion noun translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "occasion" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [C]
a particular time, especially when something happens or has happened
We met on several occasions to discuss the issue.
I've heard him be rude to her on a number of occasions.
I seem to remember that on that occasion he was with his wife.
Points in timeCelebrations, parties and special occasionsSpecific holidays and festivals
a special or formal event
Sara's party was quite an occasion - there were over a hundred people there.
At the wedding he sang a song specially written for the occasion.
I have a suit but I only wear it on special occasions.
The coronation of a new king is, of course, a historic occasion.
Congratulations on the occasion of your wedding anniversary.
Events and occurrencesAccidents and disastersCelebrations, parties and special occasionsSpecific holidays and festivals
formal an opportunity or reason for doing something or for something to happen
The 200th anniversary of Mozart's death was the occasion for hundreds of special films, books and concerts.
An occasion may arise when you can use your knowledge of French.
The bride took/used the occasion to make a short speech.
Opportunity Freedom to act
on occasion sometimes, but not often
He has, on occasion, made a small mistake.
Rarely and infrequently
(Definition of occasion noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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