action noun (DOING SOMETHING) translate to Traditional Chinese

Translation of "action" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


the process of doing something, especially when dealing with a problem or difficulty
This problem calls for swift/prompt action from the government.
[+ to infinitive] Action to prevent the spread of the disease is high on the government's agenda.
We must take action (= do something) to deal with the problem before it spreads to other areas.
So what's the plan of action (= What are we going to do)?
The complaints system swings into action (= starts to work) as soon as a claim is made.
The committee was spurred into action (= encouraged to do something) by the threat of government cuts.
Acting and actsDealing with things or people
(Definition of action noun (DOING SOMETHING) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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