hold court translate to Traditional Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "hold court" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

hold court

mainly humorous
to receive a lot of attention from other people who stand or sit round you to listen, especially on a social occasion (尤指在社交場合)引起周圍人的注意 Patrick is holding court at the end table. 派翠克在茶几旁被不少人圍著。 Ways of talking
Translations of “hold court”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指在社交场合)引起周围人的注意…
(Definition of hold court from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Read More 

Word of the Day

cracker

a thin, flat, hard biscuit, especially one eaten with cheese

Word of the Day

bio-banding noun
bio-banding noun
April 25, 2016
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

Read More