sortie translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "sortie" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [C]
/ˈsɔː.ti/ US  /ˈsɔːr.i/
a short quick attack by a military force, such as a small group of soldiers or an aircraft, made against an enemy position
A series of sorties was carried out at night by specially equipped aircraft.
Attacking and invading
a short journey to somewhere you have not been before, often with a particular purpose
It was our first sortie into the town centre.
an attempt to do something
This is the acclaimed historian John Taylor's first sortie into fiction.
Trying and making an effortEffort and expending energy
(Definition of sortie from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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