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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “bailiff”

bailiff

noun [C] (BRITISH OFFICIAL)
英國官員
 
 
/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。
Lawyers and legal officials
(Definition of bailiff noun (BRITISH OFFICIAL) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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