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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “wind sth up”

wind sth up

phrasal verb with wind /waɪnd/ verb (wound)
to close a business or organization
关闭(企业或机构);使停业
Lawyers were called in to wind up the company.
律师被请来对这家公司进行停业清理。
Starting, succeeding and failing in business
to officially end the existence of a company, usually because it is bankrupt (= has no money to pay debts): The Group could be wound up after its shares were suspended on the Stock Exchange at 3p yesterday.Poverty and poor
(Definition of wind sth up from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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