Translation of "depreciate" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ I or T ] uk us /dɪˈpriː.ʃi.eɪt/

to (cause something to) lose value, especially over time

Our car depreciated (by) £1500 in the first year we owned it. 我們買的車在第一年就貶值了1500英鎊。
Since they set up a builder's yard next door, our house has depreciated in value. 自從我家隔壁變成建築工地以來,我們的房子就開始貶值了。
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(Translation of “depreciate” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)