Translation of "cap" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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capnoun [ C ]

uk /kæp/ us /kæp/

cap noun [ C ] (HAT)

A2 a soft flat hat that has a curved part sticking out at the front, often worn as part of a uniform

(有帽舌的)便帽,制服帽

a thin hat that stops your hair getting wet when swimming or taking a shower

(防水的)帽
a shower/swimming cap 浴/泳帽

UK a hat given to someone who plays for their national team in a particular sport, or a player who receives this

(國家隊的)隊員帽;(代表國家隊參賽的)運動員
Davis has 17 Scottish caps (= has played for Scotland 17 times). 戴維斯17次代表蘇格蘭參賽。
The team contains five international caps. 這支隊伍裡有五位國際體育比賽選手。

More examples

  • With his white beard and blue cap he looked like an old sea dog.
  • The captain of the ship wore a peaked cap decorated with gold braid .
  • He wears his cap whatever the weather.

cap noun [ C ] (COVER)

a small lid or cover

(通常起保護作用的)蓋,罩,套,帽
The camera has a lens cap to protect the lens surface. 相機有鏡頭蓋保護鏡頭表面。

an artificial covering on a tooth that protects it

(鑲在牙齒外層的)包牙;牙套

cap noun [ C ] (BIRTH CONTROL)

UK →  diaphragm

避孕隔膜,子宮帽

cap noun [ C ] (EXPLOSIVE)

a very small amount of explosive powder in a paper container, used especially in toy guns to produce a loud noise

(尤指玩具槍的)火藥帽,火藥紙

cap noun [ C ] (LIMIT)

a limit on the amount of money that can be charged or spent in connection with a particular activity

對(收費或花費)定限額,限制
Central government has imposed a cap on local tax increases. 中央政府對地方稅務增長實行了限制。

capverb

uk /kæp/ us /kæp/ -pp-

cap verb (LIMIT)

C1 [ T often passive ] to put a limit on the amount of money that can be charged or spent in connection with a particular activity

對(收費或花費)定限額,限制
High spending councils have all been (rate/charge) capped. 對開銷高的委員會(在經費上)都制訂了限度。
Our mortgage is capped at 8.75 percent for five years. 我們的按揭貸款五年期的利率上限為8.75%。

cap verb (SPORT)

be capped UK

to play for your national team in a particular sport

入選國家隊參賽
She's been capped for Scotland nine times. 她九次代表蘇格蘭隊參賽。

cap verb (COVER)

[ T ] to cover the top of something

覆蓋某物的頂部
The mountain was capped with snow. 山頂覆蓋著白雪。
have your teeth capped (= protected with an artificial covering) 替你裝上牙套

Idiom(s)

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