Translation of "board" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /bɔːd/ us /bɔːrd/

board noun (WOOD)

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。

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


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board noun (PEOPLE)

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。

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board noun (EXAM)

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。

board noun (TRANSPORT)

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。

board noun (MEALS)

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



uk /bɔːd/ us /bɔːrd/

board verb (GET ON)

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。

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board verb (STAY)

[ 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。

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