Translation of "ward" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

ward

noun [ C ] uk /wɔːd/ us /wɔːrd/
HOSPITAL/PRISON 医院/监狱

B2 one of the parts or large rooms into which a hospital is divided, usually with beds for patients

病房,病室
a geriatric/maternity/psychiatric ward 老年人/产科/精神病病房

US one of the parts into which a prison is divided

牢房,囚室
CITY AREA 城市区域

(in many countries) one of the areas into which a city or town is divided, having its own elected political representative or its own organizations for managing services

(城镇或村庄的)区,选区
CHILD 儿童

specialized law a person, especially a child, who is legally put under the protection of a law court or a guardian

被监护人(尤指儿童)
The girl was made a ward of court to stop her father taking her out of the country. 这个女孩由法院监护,以防止她的父亲将她带出这个国家。
suffix uk / -wəd/ us / -wɚd/

towards the stated place or direction

朝…;向…
At least we're homeward bound. 至少我们要回家了。
-wards suffix uk / -wədz/ us / -wɚdz/

Take a couple of steps backwards/forward. 向后/前走几步。

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