shift noun (GROUP) translate to Mandarin Chinese Cambridge dictionaries logo

Translation of "shift" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

shift

noun [C, + sing/pl verb] (GROUP) 团体     /ʃɪft/
a group of workers who do a job for a period of time during the day or night, or the period of time itself 轮班职工;班;轮班 As the night shift leave/leaves, the day shift arrive/arrives. 夜班工人下班时,白班工人来上班。 Are you on the night shift or the day shift (= Do you work during the night period or the day period)? 你上夜班还是白班? Workers in general
(Definition of shift noun (GROUP) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

float

a large vehicle with a flat surface that is decorated and used in festivals

Word of the Day

PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
by Colin McIntosh,
February 09, 2016
New words are entering the language all the time. A few of these are completely new and original coinages, but the vast majority are based on the existing stock of words in some way, for example by using affixes (prefixes and suffixes). These can have the effect of changing the meaning of the

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More