Translation of "envisage" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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envisageverb [ T ]

uk /ɪnˈvɪz.ɪdʒ/ us /ɪnˈvɪz.ɪdʒ/ formal US also envision

C1 to imagine or expect something in the future, especially something good

Train fare increases of 15 percent are envisaged for the next year. 預計明年火車票價將會上漲15%。
[ + that ] It's envisaged that building will start at the end of this year. 預計大樓將在今年年底動工。
[ + -ing verb ] When do you envisage finishing the project? 你預計工程甚麽時候竣工?
[ + question word ] It's hard to envisage how it might happen. 真是難以設想怎麽會發生這種事情。

to form a mental picture of something or someone you have never seen

He wasn't what I'd expected - I'd envisaged someone much taller. 他和我所期待的不一樣——想像中他的個頭應該高得多。

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