Translation of "solve" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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solveverb [ T ]

uk /sɒlv/ us /sɑːlv/

B1 to find an answer to a problem

to solve a problem 解决问题
to solve a mystery/puzzle 揭开秘密/谜底
Just calm down - shouting won't solve anything! 冷静下来——大叫大嚷并不能解决任何问题!
This strategy could cause more problems than it solves. 这一策略引发的问题可能会比解决的还多。
The police are still no nearer to solving the crime. 警方在这一罪案的侦破上依然没有取得任何进展。

More examples

  • I've been trying to solve this problem all week, but I still haven't cracked it.
  • Wars never solve anything.
  • In the end they solved their problems and she had him back .
  • No one has solved the problem of what to do with radioactive waste.
  • Scientists have been trying to solve this puzzle for years.

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