Translation of "peg" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (HOOK) uk us /peɡ/

[ C ] a small stick or hook which sticks out from a surface and from which objects, especially clothes, can hang

He took off his coat/hat and hung it on the peg. 他脱下大衣/帽子,挂在衣钩上。

[ S ] a reason for discussing something further

They decided to use the anniversary as the peg for/a peg on which to hang a TV documentary. 他们决定把周年庆典作为制作一部电视纪录片的入手点。

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