Translation of "concern" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /kənˈsɜːn/ us /kənˈsɝːn/

concern verb (WORRY)

C1 [ T ] to cause worry to someone

The state of my father's health concerns us greatly. 我父親的健康狀況讓我們非常擔心。
[ + that ] It concerns me that he hasn't been in contact. 還沒有聯絡到他,我很擔心。

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concern verb (INVOLVE)

B2 [ T ] to be important to someone or to involve someone directly

Matters of pollution and the environment concern us all. 污染和環境的問題與我們所有人都息息相關。
What I have to say to Amy doesn't concern you. 我要跟埃米說的事與你無關。

B2 [ T ] formal If a story, film, or article concerns a particular subject, person, etc., it is about that person or subject.

The documentary concerns a woman who goes to China as a missionary. 電影講述的是一位去中國傳教的女子的故事。
concern yourself

to become involved with something, or worried about something

There's no need for you to concern yourself with what happened. 你不用操心發生了甚麼事情。
Don't concern yourself. She'll be home soon. 別擔心,她很快就會回家的。
to whom it may concern

something you write at the start of a formal letter or notice when you do not know exactly who it should be sent to


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uk /kənˈsɜːn/ us /kənˈsɝːn/

concern noun (WORRY)

B2 [ C or U ] a worried or nervous feeling about something, or something that makes you feel worried

Concern for the safety of the two missing teenagers is growing. 兩名失蹤少年的安危越來越令人擔憂。
There's a lot of public concern about/over dangerous toxins recently found in food. 公眾對近來在食物中發現危險毒素一事非常不安。
[ + that ] My concern is that you're not getting enough work done. 我擔心的是你將不能完成足夠的工作。

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concern noun (BUSINESS)

[ C ] a company

a family concern 家族企業
It started slowly, but the company is now a going concern (= doing business effectively). 公司起步很慢,但現在生意做得很好。

concern noun (IMPORTANT TO)

B2 [ C or U ] something that is important to you, or the fact of being important

[ + to infinitive ] His concern to appear sophisticated amused everyone. 他一心要顯得老練,讓大家覺得很好笑。
The company's sole concern is to ensure the safety of its employees. 公司唯一關注的是要確保其員工的安全。
There's a matter of some concern that I have to discuss with you. 我有件重要的事要跟你商量。

[ C or U ] something that involves or affects you or is important to you

What were the major concerns of the writers from this period? 這個時期的作家主要關注的是甚麼?
I don't want to hear about it - it's no concern of mine! 我不想聽那件事——完全與我無關!
"What's happening?" "That's none of/not any of your concern." 「發生甚麽事了?」「不關你的事。」
be of concern

to be important

The results of the election are of concern to us all. 選舉的結果對我們所有人都有重大影響。

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