Translation of "asset" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun uk us /ˈæ /-ɪt/

[ C ] a useful or valuable quality, skill or person

He'll be a great asset to the team. 他將會成為球隊的得力主將。
Her eyes are her best asset (= most attractive feature). 她的眼睛是她最迷人的地方。
Knowledge of languages is a real asset in this sort of work. 做這項工作,通曉數種語言確實是一種優勢。

[ C usually plural ] something valuable belonging to a person or organization which can be used for the payment of debts

A company's assets can consist of cash, investments, buildings, machinery, specialist knowledge or copyright material such as music or computer software. 一間公司的資產可包括現金、投資、房屋、機器設備、專業技術以及諸如音樂、電腦軟體之類的版權物。
liquid assets (= money or things which can easily be changed into money) 流動資產
→ Compare liabilities (liability) ,at liability

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