Translation of "title" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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titlenoun

uk /ˈtaɪ.təl/ us /ˈtaɪ.t̬əl/

title noun (NAME)

B1 [ C ] the name of a film, book, painting, piece of music, etc.

题目;标题;名称
The title of Evelyn Waugh's first novel was "Decline and Fall". 伊夫林‧沃的第一部小说名为《衰落与瓦解》。
And this next record is the title track from the album ".The Red Shoes". (= the piece of music and the record are both called "The Red Shoes"). 下一首歌的歌名就是与专辑同名的《红鞋子》。
titles [ plural ] also credits

the information given at the end or beginning of a film or television programme, stating the names of the people who acted in it or were involved in its production

(电影或电视节目的)演职员表

[ C ] specialized publishing a book

Last year we published over a hundred new titles. 去年我们出版了100多种新书。

More examples

  • The author's name was printed below the title.
  • Put the title of the article in quotes.
  • There was a book I wanted to buy, but now I can't remember the title.
  • Some visitors to art galleries spent most of their time studying the titles of the paintings, rather than the paintings themselves.
  • She ruled two red lines under the title and then sat for a long time, thinking what to write.

title noun (PERSON)

[ C ] a word that is used before someone's name, stating their social rank, qualifications, position in an organization, sex, etc.

(用于人名前)称号,称谓,头衔,职称
What's her title - is she Professor or Doctor? 她的头衔是什么——是教授或只是博士?
He will retain the honorary title of non-executive chairman. 他将保留非执行主席这个名誉头衔。
What's your job title now - are you managing director? 你现在的职位是什么——是总经理吗?

More examples

  • She has no rightful claim to the title.
  • It is a hereditary title, so Mark Howard will become Sir Mark Howard on his father's death.
  • Before she married Charles, her title was Lady Diana Spencer.

title noun (SPORTS PRIZE)

C2 [ C ] the position you get by beating all other competitors in a sports competition

(体育比赛的)第一名,冠军
Joe Louis won the heavyweight boxing title in 1937. 经过紧张的35局决赛后,亨德利赢得了世界斯诺克冠军。

title noun (LEGAL RIGHT)

[ U ] the legal right to own a piece of land or a building, or a document that proves this right

(对土地或建筑物的)所有权
If you wish to sell the property, you will first have to prove your title to it. 如果你想要出售房产,你首先必须证明你对它拥有所有权。

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