Translation of "port" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /pɔːt/ us /pɔːrt/

port noun (TOWN)

B1 [ C or U ] a town by the sea or by a river that has a harbour, or the harbour itself

a naval/fishing/container port 军港/渔港/集装箱港
We had a good view of all the ships coming into/leaving port. 所有进/出港的轮船我们都看得很清楚。

More examples

  • The pipeline was constructed to transport oil across Alaska to ports on the coast.
  • During the 18th and 19th centuries the village was a bustling river port.
  • This is one of the furthermost ports of northern Europe.
  • The Estonian port of Tallinn was blockaded for a time by Soviet warships.
  • At the port she managed to get a passage on an outward-bound ship.

port noun (CONNECTION)

[ C ] specialized computing a part of a computer where wires from other pieces of equipment, such as a printer, can be connected


port noun (LEFT)

[ U ] specialized sailing the left side of a ship or aircraft


port noun (WINE)

[ U ] a strong, sweet wine made in Portugal


port noun (BAG)

[ C ] Australian English a case or bag


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