Translation of "build-up" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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build-upnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈbɪld.ʌp/ us /ˈbɪld.ʌp/

build-up noun [ C usually singular ] (INCREASE)

an increase, especially one that is gradual

The build-up of troops in the region makes war seem more likely. 在這一地區集結軍隊加大了戰爭爆發的可能性。

build-up noun [ C usually singular ] (PRAISE)

a situation in which someone or something is praised, advertised, or talked about on the internet, in newspapers, etc.

The group got a big build-up before their tour, being touted by many as the next Beatles. 在巡迴演出前對該樂隊進行了大規模的宣傳,許多人將其吹捧為新一代披頭四樂隊。

build-up noun [ C usually singular ] (PREPARATION)

UK the period of preparation before something happens

There was a lot of excitement in the build-up to the Olympics. 奧運的前期準備工作中有許多讓人興奮的事。

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