Translation of "hold" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ T not continuous ] (CONTAIN) 包含 uk us /həʊld/ US  /hoʊld/ (held)

to contain or be able to contain something

This jug holds exactly one pint. 這個壺子的容量剛好是一品脫。
One bag won't hold all of the shopping - we'd better take two. 買的這些東西一個袋子裝不下——我們最好拿兩個。
Modern computers can hold huge amounts of information. 現代的電腦能儲存大量的資料。

to have or contain something which you will experience

Who can tell what the future holds? 誰又能知道將來會發生甚麼事呢?
She's very religious, so death holds no fear for her. 她篤信宗教,所以死亡對她來說一點也不可怕。

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