Translation of "conquer" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

conquer

verb [ T ] uk /ˈkɒŋ.kər/ us /ˈkɑːŋ.kɚ/

C1 to take control or possession of foreign land, or a group of people, by force

佔領;攻取;征服;擊敗
The Spanish conquered the New World in the 16th century. 西班牙人在16世紀征服了新大陸。
The English were conquered by the Normans in 1066. 諾曼人於1066年征服了英格蘭人。

to deal with or successfully fight against a problem or an unreasonable fear

解決(問題);戰勝,克服(恐懼)
He has finally conquered his fear of spiders. 他終於戰勝了對蜘蛛的恐懼。
It may be many years before this dreadful disease is conquered. 可能需要許多年戰勝這種可怕的疾病。

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