Translation of "rate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (MEASURE) 测量 uk us /reɪt/

the speed at which something happens or changes, or the amount or number of times it happens or changes in a particular period

Although she's recovering from her illness, her rate of progress is quite slow. 尽管病情正在好转,但她康复的速度仍很慢。
I told my assistants to work at their own rate. 我告诉我的助手们按照他们自己的进度工作。
The taxi was going at a tremendous rate. 出租车飞速奔驰。
the growth/inflation/mortality/unemployment, etc. rate 增长率/通货膨胀率/死亡率/失业率等
The drug has a high success/failure rate. 这种药物治疗疾病的成功率/失败率很高。

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