Translation of "discharge" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

discharge

verb uk /dɪsˈtʃɑːdʒ/ us /dɪsˈtʃɑːrdʒ/
ALLOW TO LEAVE 允許離開

[ T ] to allow someone officially to leave somewhere, especially a hospital or a law court

允許…離開;(尤指)允許…出院;釋放
Patients were discharged from the hospital because the beds were needed by other people. 由於其他人需要床位,患者們便被允許出院了。
More than half of all prisoners discharged are reconvicted within two years. 在獲釋的犯人中有一半多在兩年內又被再次判刑。
UK A peace protester was conditionally discharged for twelve months (= allowed to go free only if they do not commit a crime again for this period of time).
SEND OUT 發出

[ I or T ] to send out a substance, especially waste liquid or gas

排放,排出(尤指廢液或廢氣)
Large amounts of dangerous waste are discharged daily by the factory. 這個工廠每天排放大量危險的廢物。
The oil that discharged into the sea seriously harmed a lot of birds and animals. 排放到海裡的油對許多鳥和動物產生了嚴重的危害。
PERFORM 踐行

[ T ] formal to perform a task, especially an official one

履行(職責、義務)
The city must discharge its legal duty to house the homeless. 如果當局要依法履行其收容無家可歸者的職責,那麼它還需要政府的支援。
discharge a debt formal

to pay back a debt completely

清償債務
FIRE GUN 開槍

[ T ] formal to fire a gun, or to fire a shot from a gun

開(槍),射出(子彈)
The police stated that some 50 rounds had been discharged. 警方稱大約射出了50發子彈。
noun uk /ˈdɪs.tʃɑːdʒ/ us /ˈdɪs.tʃɑːrdʒ/
PERMISSION TO LEAVE 允許離開

[ C or U ] official permission to leave the armed forces, a prison, or a hospital

獲官方同意,允許離開(軍隊、監獄或醫院)
The soldier received a dishonourable discharge for a disciplinary offence. 那位士兵因違反紀律而被不光彩地開除了。
UK The judge gave him a one-year conditional discharge. 法官判他有條件假釋一年。
SUBSTANCE 發出

[ C or U ] the act of sending out waste liquid or gas

(尤指廢液或廢氣的)排放
Thousands of fish were killed as a result of a discharge of poisonous chemicals from a nearby factory. 成千上萬條魚被附近工廠排出的有毒化學物質毒死。

[ C or U ] liquid matter that comes from a part of the body and is often infected

(常指人體某一部分因感染而產生的)膿,液體分泌物
a vaginal discharge 陰道分泌物
PERFORMANCE 履行

[ U ] formal the performance of duties or payment of money that is owed

履行責任或清償債務
the discharge of his duties 履行他的職責
FIRING GUN 開槍

[ U ] formal the action of firing a gun

開槍,開火

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