Translation of "cure" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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cureverb [ T ]

uk /kjʊər/ us /kjʊr/

cure verb [ T ] (MAKE WELL)

B2 to make someone with an illness healthy again

治癒,治好
At one time doctors couldn't cure TB/cure people of TB. 曾經有一段時期,醫生無法治癒肺結核/肺結核病人。

C1 to solve a problem

解決(問題)
The president and his advisors meet this week to discuss how to cure inflation. 財政部長們本周將舉行會晤討論如何解決通貨膨脹問題。

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cure verb [ T ] (PRESERVE)

to treat food, tobacco, etc. with smoke, salt, etc. in order to preserve it

(用煙熏或鹽醃等方法)保存(食物、煙草等)
cured meats 醃肉

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curenoun [ C ]

uk /kjʊər/ us /kjʊr/

B2 something that makes someone who is sick healthy again

藥物;治療方法
There's still no cure for cancer. 還沒有能治癒癌症的方法。
The disease has no known cure (= a cure has not yet been found). 這種病還找不到一種有效的治療方法。

a solution to a problem

解決方法;對策
The best cure for boredom is hard work! 消除無聊最有效的方法是努力工作!

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