Translation of "bench" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

bench

noun uk us /bentʃ/

[ C ] a long, usually hard, seat for two or more people, often found in public places, or a long table for working on

長凳;工作枱
a park bench (= a seat in a public garden) 公園中的長凳
a work bench (= a table for working at) 工作枱
the bench

a seat or area of seats where players sit during a game when they are not playing

運動員休息區;後備隊員席
He was injured, and spent the last few weeks of the season on the bench. 他受了傷,只能在該賽季最後數星期的比賽中在場外觀戰。

the judge or magistrate , or the place where they sit, in a court of law

法官;法官席
Kindly address your remarks to the bench, Mr Smith. 史密斯先生,請你對法官說話溫和一點。
serve/sit/be on the bench

to work as a judge or magistrate

擔任法官
take the bench US

to become a judge or magistrate

當法官

If a judge takes the bench, they begin a formal meeting of a law court.

(法官)宣佈開庭
the benches

in the British parliament building, the seats used by the members

(英國議會的)議員席
There was jeering from the Labour benches. 工黨的議員席上有人發出嘲笑聲。

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