Translation of "allegiance" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or U ] uk us /əˈliː.dʒənts/ formal

loyalty and support for a ruler, country, group or belief

Soldiers must swear allegiance to the Crown/the King. 士兵必須宣誓效忠國王。
In many American schools, the students pledge allegiance (to the flag) at the beginning of the school day. 在很多美國學校裡,學生每天上課前要(向國旗)進行宣誓。
As an Englishman who'd lived for a long time in France, he felt a certain conflict of allegiances when the two countries played soccer. 作為一個在法國生活了很長時間的英國人,當兩國足球隊比賽時,對於要支持哪一方,他的內心會有一番思想鬥爭。

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