Translation of "sub" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

sub

noun [ C ] uk /sʌb/ us /sʌb/ informal
REPLACEMENT 改变

in sports, a player who is used for part of a game instead of another

用…代替,代之以
One of the players was injured during the match, so a sub was brought on. 比赛中一个队员受了伤,于是一个替补队员顶上了。
→ Synonym substitute noun

US a teacher who replaces teachers who are absent from work:

A trained teacher, he found work as a sub which fit around his other commitments.
→ Synonym substitute teacher
SHIP

a ship that can travel under water

潜艇
a nuclear sub 核潜艇
→ Synonym submarine
MONEY

UK an amount of money that you pay regularly to be a member of an organization or club

订阅费,订购款;服务费;(俱乐部的)会费
Have you paid your tennis club sub yet? 你付过网球俱乐部的会费了吗?
→ Synonym subscription
SANDWICH 面包

US a long, thin loaf of bread filled with meat or cheese, and often lettuce, tomatoes, etc

潜艇三明治
a meatball sub
→ Synonym submarine sandwich
verb uk /sʌb/ us /sʌb/ -bb- informal

[ I ] in sports, to play in a match in someone's place

替换(替换某人,特别是足球比赛中)
Travis subbed for the injured defender. 特拉维斯替换受伤的那个后卫。

[ I ] US to do a job temporarily when someone else cannot do it:

As a young player, he subbed for Duke Ellington's drummer.
I subbed as a teacher for a semester.

[ T ] UK to replace one player with another during a game:

He was subbed in the match against Newcastle.
prefix uk /sʌb-/ us /sʌb-/
LESS THAN 在…下面

less than a number or level

在…下面;低于
Winter weather brought sub-zero (= less than 0 degrees) temperatures to much of the country. 冬天国内许多地方的气温降到了零度以下。
smart TVs in the sub-$1000 price range
the first man to run a sub-4 minute mile
LOWER

below or in a lower position:

a sub-layer
NOT QUITE 不太

almost or nearly

几乎,近乎,差不多
subtropical 亚热带的
SMALLER 更小的

being a smaller part of a larger whole

次;分支
a subcontinent 次大陆
a subcommittee meeting 小组委员会会议
to subdivide 再分
LESS GOOD

not as good as:

subhuman 不齿于人类的
a sub-standard effort
The film is a sort of sub-Godfather mafia family tale.
LESS IMPORTANT 不同等的

less important or lower in rank

次要的;下级的;从属的
a sub-deacon
a subordinate 部属

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