Translation of "control" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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controlverb [ T ]

uk /kənˈtrəʊl/ us /kənˈtroʊl/ -ll-

B1 to order, limit, or rule something, or someone's actions or behaviour

If you can't control your dog, put it on a lead! 要是你管不住你的狗,就給它綁上皮帶!
You're going to have to learn to control your temper. 你必須學會控制住自己的脾氣。
The temperature is controlled by a thermostat. 溫度由恆溫器控制。
The laws controlling drugs are very strict in this country. 該國管制藥物的法律十分嚴格。
The government is trying to control spending. 政府一直在努力控制開支。

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uk /kənˈtrəʊl/ us /kənˈtroʊl/

control noun (POWER)

B2 [ C or U ] the act of controlling something or someone, or the power to do this

She doesn't have any control over that child - it's embarrassing. 她管不了那孩子——這太糟了。
He wants the government to impose strict controls on dog ownership. 他希望政府嚴格控制養狗。
The dictator took control of the country in 1933. 那個獨裁者於1933年控制了該國。
He felt he was losing control of events. 他感到自己逐漸失去了對事件的控制力。
You need to stay in control of your emotions. 你需要控制住自己的情感。
The car skidded and went out of control, crashing into an oncoming truck. 汽車打滑後失去控制,撞上了迎面駛來的貨櫃車。
There was nothing we could do about it - the situation was out of/beyond/outside our control. 對此我們無能為力——事態已失控。
She criticized the police's methods of crowd control. 她批評了警方控制人群的方法。
under control

B2 being dealt with or limited successfully

It seems that the disease is now under control. 看來疾病現在得到了控制。
Everything is under control, sir. 先生,一切正常。
It took them two hours to bring/get the fire under control. 他們用了兩個小時才控制住火勢。

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control noun (SWITCH)

B2 [ C ] a switch or other device used to operate a machine such as a vehicle

The main instruments are in the centre of the control panel. 主要儀器安放在控制板的中心。
Captain Firth sat at the controls of the aircraft. 弗思機長坐在飛機操縱台前。

[ C usually singular ] also control key, written abbreviation Ctrl a key on a computer keyboard that you press at the same time as other keys to make the keyboard operate in a particular way

Press and hold down the control key while you press 9. 按9的同時按下控制鍵。
I pressed Control Alt Delete but nothing happened. 我同時按下了 Control,Alt 和 Delete 鍵,可是一點反應也沒有。

control noun (IN AN EXPERIMENT)

[ C ] specialized science in an experiment, an object or system that is not changed so that you can compare it with similar objects or systems that are intentionally changed


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