Translation of "company" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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companynoun

uk /ˈkʌm.pə.ni/ us /ˈkʌm.pə.ni/

company noun (BUSINESS)

A2 [ C ] an organization that sells goods or services in order to make money

公司
He works for a software company/a company that makes software. 他在一家軟體公司工作。
I work for Duggan and Company. 我在達根公司工作。
No smoking is company policy. 禁止吸煙是公司的規定。

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company noun (OTHER PEOPLE)

B2 [ U ] the fact of being with a person or people, or the person or people you are with

作伴;陪伴;同伴
I just enjoy his company. 有他陪伴我感到很愉快。
It was a long trip and I was grateful for his company. 旅途漫漫,我感謝有他作伴。
I enjoy my own company (= I like being alone). 我喜歡獨處。
I travelled in the company of (= with) two teachers as far as Istanbul. 我和兩位老師結伴同行,一直到了伊斯坦堡。
I'd rather you didn't mention it when we're in company (= with other people). 在別人面前,我覺得你最好不要提起那件事。
I didn't realize you had company (= were with someone/people). 我不知道你有同伴。
Margot came to stay for a week as company for my mother while I was away. 在我離家期間,瑪歌到我家來住了一個星期,給我母親作伴。
With only her thoughts for company (= being alone), she walked slowly along the beach. 她慢慢地沿著海濱散步,獨自一人沉思著。
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be good company

C1 to be pleasant and entertaining to be with

是個好夥伴
You'll like Rosie - she's good company. 你會喜歡羅斯的——她是個好夥伴。
for company

If you do something for company, you do it to make you feel as if you are not alone.

為了有個伴,為了不冷清
I usually have the radio on for company. 我一般會開著收音機,為的是有個伴。
keep sb company

B2 to stay with someone so that they are not alone

與(某人)作伴,陪伴(某人)
I'll keep you company till the train comes. 火車到來之前我會一直陪著你。

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company noun (THEATRICAL GROUP)

[ C ] a group of actors, singers, or dancers who perform together

劇團;演出團;歌舞團
She's in the National Theatre Company. 她是皇家國立劇團的演員。
I'd like to thank the director, the choreographer and the other members of the company for being so supportive. 我想對導演、舞蹈編導及劇團其他成員的大力支持表示感謝。

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company noun (GROUP)

[ C, + sing/pl verb ] a large group of soldiers. especially a division of a battalion

(尤指軍隊中營下轄的)連,連隊

[ C, + sing/pl verb ] UK an organized group of young women who are Guides

女童軍大隊
My cousin and I joined the same Guide company. 我表姐和我加入了同一支女童軍大隊。

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