Translation of "test" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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testnoun [ C ]

uk /test/ us /test/

A1 a way of discovering, by questions or practical activities, what someone knows, or what someone or something can do or is like

The class are doing/having a spelling test today. 今天班里有一个拼写测验。
She had to take/do an aptitude test before she got the job. 她先接受了能力测试后才得到这份工作。

B1 a medical examination of part of your body in order to find out how healthy it is or what is happening with it

a blood/urine test 验血/尿检
an eye test 视力检查
a pregnancy test 妊娠检查
The doctors have done some tests to try and find out what's wrong with her. 医生做了一些检查,想查出她的问题出在哪儿。

an act of using something to find out if it is working correctly or how effective it is

The new missiles are currently undergoing tests. 新导弹目前正在进行试验。

B2 a situation that shows how good something is

Driving on that icy road was a real test of my skill. 在那条结了冰的路上驾车是对我驾驶技术的一次真正考验。

a test match

Australia won the test by 197 runs. 澳大利亚以197分赢得了这次锦标赛。

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testverb [ T ]

uk /test/ us /test/

B2 to do something in order to discover if something is safe, works correctly, etc., or if something is present

The manufacturers are currently testing the new engine. 生产厂家目前正在试验这种新的引擎。
They tested her blood for signs of the infection. 他们验了她的血,看是否有感染的迹象。

B1 to give someone a set of questions, in order to measure their knowledge or ability

Will you test me on the chemistry I've been learning? 你要考那些我一直在学的化学方程式吗?

B2 If a situation tests someone, it proves how good, strong, etc. they are.

That lecture really tested my powers of endurance, it was so boring. 那个讲座简直是在考验我的忍耐力,实在太枯燥了。

to do a medical examination of part of someone's body or of a particular physical ability


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