Translation of "bailiff" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

bailiff

noun [ C ] (BRITISH OFFICIAL) 英國官員 uk us /ˈbeɪ.lɪf/

(in Britain) an official who takes away someone's possessions when they owe money

(英國查封財產的)查封官,執行官
They didn't pay their rent, so the landlord called/sent in the bailiffs. 他們欠著房租沒付,所以房東叫來了執行官。

(Translation of “bailiff noun (BRITISH OFFICIAL)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)