Translation of "planning" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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planningnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈplæn.ɪŋ/ us /ˈplæn.ɪŋ/

planning noun [ U ] (DECIDING)

B2 the act of deciding how to do something

Events like these take months of careful planning. 这样的活动需要数月的精心策划。

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  • forward planning
  • The project went over budget because of a miscalculation at the planning stage.
  • strategic planning
  • We need to do some brainstorming before we get down to detailed planning.
  • Careful planning is essential if the event is to be a success.

planning noun [ U ] (DESIGNING)

C1 the process of deciding how land in a particular area will be used and designing plans for it

town/environmental/urban planning 乡镇/环境/都市规划
the planning department of the local council 本地市政委员会的规划部

More examples

  • The local council refused him planning permission to build an extra bedroom.
  • Our planning application was refused.
  • You'll need planning permission if you want to build an extension.
  • We've sent the drawings to the planning department.
  • She has a qualification in town and country planning.

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