Translation of "bridge" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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bridgenoun

uk /brɪdʒ/ us /brɪdʒ/

bridge noun (LARGE STRUCTURE)

A2 [ C ] a structure that is built over a river, road, or railway to allow people and vehicles to cross from one side to the other

We drove across/over the bridge. 我們開車駛過大橋。
the Brooklyn Bridge 布魯克林大橋

C2 [ C usually singular ] something that makes it easier to make a change from one situation to another

橋樑;過度
Part-time work can provide a bridge between staying at home and working full-time. 志願工作是由在家待業過度到全職工作的橋樑。

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bridge noun (PART OF A SHIP)

[ C ] the raised part of a ship on which the captain and other officers stand and from where they control the movement of the ship

(艦船的)駕駛台,船橋,艦橋

bridge noun (NOSE)

[ C usually singular ] the top part of the nose, between the eyes, or (on a pair of glasses) the piece that is supported by the top part of the nose

鼻樑;(眼鏡的)鼻樑架
The blow caught him right on the bridge of his nose. 那一拳正好打在他的鼻樑上。

bridge noun (GAME)

[ U ] a card game for four players who play in pairs

橋牌

bridge noun (TEETH)

[ C ] also bridgework, [ U ] a piece of material that contains one or more artificial teeth and is kept in place by being fastened to the natural teeth

齒橋(裝於真牙上以固定假牙的架子)

bridge noun (MUSICAL INSTRUMENT)

[ C ] a small piece of wood over which the strings are stretched on a musical instrument such as a guitar or violin

(吉他、小提琴等的)琴馬

bridgeverb [ T ]

uk /brɪdʒ/ us /brɪdʒ/

bridge verb [ T ] (BRING TOGETHER)

to make the difference or division between two things smaller or less severe

減小…之間的差異
We must bridge the gap between employees and management. 我們必須消除勞資雙方的鴻溝。

bridge verb [ T ] (BUILD)

to build a bridge over or across something

在…上架橋
The river had been bridged at its narrowest point. 在河流的最窄處架起了橋。

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