Translation of "plug" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

plug

noun [ C ] uk /plʌɡ/ us /plʌɡ/
ELECTRICAL 电的物件

B1 a small plastic or rubber object with two or three metal pins, attached to the end of a wire on a piece of electrical equipment and pushed into a special opening in a wall to connect the equipment to a supply of electricity

插头
a three-pin/two-pin plug 三相/两相插头
to fit/change a plug 安装/更换插头
If a plug is wired incorrectly, it can be dangerous. 如果插头接线不对会很危险。

mainly UK informal an electric socket

插座
Is there a plug in the bedroom that I can use for my hairdryer? 卧室里有没有插座,我想用一下电吹风?

US UK jack plug a metal pin at the end of a long wire joined to a piece of electrical equipment and used to connect it to another piece of electrical equipment

单孔插头,插塞

informal for spark plug

火花塞
FOR HOLE 用于孔洞

B1 a small piece of rubber, plastic, wood, etc. that fits into a hole in order to close it

塞子,栓子 → See also earplug

B1 a round piece of rubber or plastic that fits into the hole in a sink or a bath

(洗涤槽或浴缸的)塞子,栓
a bath plug 浴缸塞
Put the plug in the sink and run some water. 把洗涤槽排水孔塞上,然后放些水。

a small piece of plastic or wood that you put into a hole in a wall before putting a screw into it

(打入墙上孔内以拧进螺钉的)螺钉楔子,螺钉栓塞

a small piece of material such as cotton wool, twisted or pressed tightly so it is firm

棉球,药棉
ADVERTISEMENT 广告

the act of telling people publicly about a product, event, etc.

宣传;推荐
She never misses an opportunity to get in a plug for her new film. 她从来不会错过向公众宣传自己新片的机会。
verb [ T ] uk /plʌɡ/ us /plʌɡ/ -gg-
ADVERTISE 做广告

to advertise something by talking about it a lot or praising it, especially on the radio or television

(尤指通过广播或电视)宣传,推广
That interview was just a way for him to plug his new book. 那次采访只是宣传他的新书的一种方式。
They're plugging this new chocolate bar everywhere at the moment. 此时他们正在到处宣传这种新巧克力。
SHOOT 射击

US slang to shoot someone with a gun

射击,射杀
Sure, boss, we plugged the guy (full of lead). 是的,头儿,我们(乱枪)打死了那家伙。
FILL HOLE 填满洞口

to fill a hole with a piece of suitable material

堵;塞;填
Have you plugged that leak (= stopped it by filling the hole) in the pipe? 你把管子上的裂缝堵起来了吗?
My nose was bleeding and I plugged it with cotton wool. 我鼻子流血了,便塞了棉球止血。

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