Translation of "touchdown" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

touchdown

noun [ C ] uk /ˈtʌtʃ.daʊn/ us /ˈtʌtʃ.daʊn/
LANDING 着陆

the landing of an aircraft or of some types of spacecraft

(飞机或航天器的)着陆,降落
One of the plane's tyres burst on touchdown. 着陆时,飞机的一个轮子爆胎了。
→ See also touch down
SPORTS 橄榄球

(in American football) the act of scoring points by carrying the ball across the other team's goal line or throwing the ball so that it is caught by a member of your team who is across the other team's goal line

(美式橄榄球赛中持球越过对方球门线或将传给越过对方球门线队友的)持球过球门线得分

(in rugby) the act of scoring points by putting the ball down on the ground behind the other team's goal

(英式橄榄球赛中持球越过对方球门柱的)触地得分

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