Translation of "context" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (CAUSE OF EVENT) 事件的起因 uk us /ˈkɒn.tekst/ US  /ˈkɑːn-/

the situation within which something exists or happens, and that can help explain it

It is important to see all the fighting and bloodshed in his plays in historical context. 結合歷史背景解讀他戲劇作品中所有的爭鬥和流血事件,這點很重要。
This small battle is very important in the context of Scottish history. 這場小戰役在蘇格蘭歷史上非常重要。

(Translation of “context noun (CAUSE OF EVENT)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)