Translation of "stage" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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stagenoun [ C ]

uk /steɪdʒ/ us /steɪdʒ/

stage noun [ C ] (PART)

B2 a part of an activity or a period of development

The project is in its final stages and should be completed by August. 这个项目已进入最后阶段,应于8月份前完成。
They did the last stage of their journey on foot. 他们步行走完了旅途的最后一段路。
Our marriage is going through a difficult stage at the moment. 目前我们的婚姻正处于一个困难阶段。
Their youngest child is at the stage where she can say individual words but not full sentences. 他们最小的孩子目前所处的阶段是会说单个的词,但还不会说整句话。
I'm not tired at the moment but I will need a rest at some stage (= at some time) during the walk. 我现在不累,但我在走的过程中有时会需要休息一下。
Andrew spends all his spare time playing with his computer but it's probably just a stage he's going through (= a period of development that will end soon). 安德鲁的业余时间全花在了玩电脑上,不过这可能只是一个阶段罢了。
in stages

If you do something in stages, you divide the activity into parts and complete each part separately.

We're decorating the house in stages so it won't be ready for another couple of months. 我们在逐步装修房子,所以还得几个月才能就绪。

specialized engineering one of the separate parts of a rocket, each part having its own engine

Once its fuel supply runs out, each stage separates from the main part of the rocket and falls back to earth. 每一级在燃料燃尽后,就会从火箭主体上脱落,落回到地球上。

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stage noun [ C ] (THEATRE)

A2 the area in a theatre that is often raised above ground level and on which actors or entertainers perform

Hamlet is on stage for most of the act. 这一幕的大部分时间哈姆雷特都出场。
The orchestra went on/off stage to great applause. 管弦乐队在雷鸣般的掌声中登场/走下舞台。
The play is a stage adaptation of William Golding's novel. 这部戏是根据威廉‧戈尔丁的小说改编的舞台剧。
The singer returns to the Oslo stage (= will perform again in Oslo) this summer. 那位歌剧演员今夏将重返伦敦舞台。

a particular area of public life

The president was extremely popular on the world stage but was disliked in his own country. 总统在世界舞台上极受欢迎,但在本国却不受拥戴。
take the stage

to go onto the stage and start to perform


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stageverb [ T ]

uk /steɪdʒ/ us /steɪdʒ/

C2 to arrange and perform a play or show

The local drama group is staging a production of the musical "Grease". 当地剧团正在演出音乐剧《油脂》。

to organize an event

London staged the Olympic Games in 2012. 巴塞罗那于1992年举办了奥运会。

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