Translation of "board" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun uk /bɔːd/ us /bɔːrd/

B2 [ C ] a thin, flat piece of cut wood or other hard material, often used for a particular purpose

Cut the vegetables on a chopping (US cutting) board. 在砧板上切菜。
There was a "For Sale" board outside the house. 房子外有一塊「待售」牌。
→ See also breadboard , soundboard

A2 [ C ] a flat piece of wood or other hard material with a special pattern on it, used for playing games

a chess board 國際象棋棋盤

A1 [ C ] a blackboard or whiteboard

The teacher wrote her name up on the board. 老師在黑板上寫下了她的名字。

A2 [ C ] a noticeboard

I stuck the notice (up) on the board. 我把通知貼在了佈告欄上。

[ C ] a diving board

I dived off the top board today, Dad. 爸爸,我今天是從最高的跳板跳水的。
the boards [ plural ]

the wooden fence surrounding the ice surface in ice hockey


old-fashioned the stage in a theatre


C1 [ C usually singular, + sing/pl verb ] the group of people who are responsible for controlling and organizing a company or organization

Every decision has to be approved by the board (of directors). 每項決定都必須由董事會通過。
She started in the firm after college and now she's on the board/a board member. 她最初在公司端茶送水,而現在已經是董事會成員了。
UK The board of governors meet/meets once a month to discuss school policy. 學校董事會每月集會一次討論學校政策。
boards [ plural ] US informal

an official examination given by some medical and business organizations in the US

This is my last chance to pass the boards. 這是我最後一次通過執業考試的機會了。
on board

B1 on a boat, train, or aircraft

As soon as I was on board, I began to have second thoughts about leaving. 我一上車就開始動搖要不要走了。

B2 [ U ] meals provided when you are staying somewhere, usually for money

verb uk /bɔːd/ us /bɔːrd/

B1 [ I or T ] to get onto or allow people to get onto a boat, train, or aircraft

At London airport she boarded a plane to Australia. 在倫敦機場她登上了去澳大利亞的飛機。
Will passengers waiting to board please go to the ticket counter? 請各位候機的旅客去驗票口。

[ I ] to pay to sleep and eat meals in someone's house

During his stay in England he boarded with a family in Bath. 他在英國逗留期間寄宿在巴斯的一戶人家。

[ I ] to sleep and eat at school during the school term

When you went to school were you a day student or did you board? 你上學時是通勤還是住校?

[ T ] UK to arrange for a pet animal to be temporarily taken care of at a place other than its home

He boards the dog out when he goes on business trips. 他出差時把狗寄養在別處。

Phrasal verb(s)

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