Translation of "capital" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] (MONEY) uk us /ˈkæp.ɪ.təl/ US  /-t̬əl/

money and possessions, especially a large amount of money used for producing more wealth or for starting a new business

She leaves her capital untouched in the bank and lives off the interest. 她不動用銀行裡的本金,靠利息生活。
We've put £20 000 capital into the business, but we're unlikely to see any return for a few years. 我們在生意上投入了兩萬英鎊,但很可能在幾年內都看不到任何回報。

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