Translation of "trade secret" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

See all translations

trade secretnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌtreɪd ˈsiː.krət/ us /ˌtreɪd ˈsiː.krət/

a piece of information about a product that is known only to the particular company that makes it

The exact ingredients of Coca-Cola are a trade secret. 可口可乐的确切成分属于商业秘密。

informal a piece of information that you are not willing to tell anyone

My aunt won't tell anyone her age - she says that it's a trade secret. 我姑妈不愿意把年龄告诉任何人,她说这是个秘密。

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

Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!