Translation of "direct" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

direct

verb (CONTROL) 管理 uk us

[ T ] to control or be in charge of an activity, organization, etc.

管理,領導,指揮
There was a police officer directing the traffic.
She directs a large charity. 她主管一家大型慈善機構。

[ I or T ] to be in charge of a film or play and tell the actors how to play their parts

導演(電影或戲劇);執導
He wanted to give up acting and start directing (his own films). 他想放棄表演轉而開始幹導演(導演自己的電影)。
'Jaws' was directed by Steven Spielberg. 《大白鯊》是史提芬‧史匹堡導演的。
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(Translation of “direct verb (CONTROL)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)