extent translate to Traditional Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "extent" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [S or U]
area or length; amount
From the top of the Empire State Building, you can see the full extent of Manhattan (= the area it covers).
We don't yet know the extent of his injuries (= how bad his injuries are).
Rosie's teacher was impressed by the extent of her knowledge (= how much she knew).
The River Nile is over 6500 kilometres in extent (= length).
General words for size and amount
to the extent of so strongly that
Some people hold their beliefs very strongly, even to the extent of being prepared to go to prison for them.
Intensifying expressions
to the extent that to a particular degree or stage, often causing particular results
Sales have fallen badly this year, to the extent that we will have to close some of our shops.
Intensifying expressions
to the same extent to the same degree as; as much as
The rich will not benefit from the proposed changes to the tax system to the same extent as the lower paid.
Similar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities
to some extent partly
To some extent, she was responsible for the accident.
to such an extent so much
The car was damaged to such an extent that it couldn't be repaired.
Intensifying expressions
to what extent? how much
To what extent will the budget have to be modified?
To what extent do you think he's aware of the problem?
Question words and expressions
(Definition of extent from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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