control verb - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “control”

See all translations

control

verb [T]
 
 
/kənˈtrəʊl/ US  /-ˈtroʊl/ (-ll-)
to order, limit or rule something, or someone's actions or behaviour
命令;控制;管制;克制
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。
Controlling and being in charge
(Definition of control verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “control” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

extra time

a period of time in a sports game in which play continues if neither team has won in the usual time allowed for the game

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Liz Walter,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More