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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “in the name of sb/sth”

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in the name of sb/sth

( also in sb's/sth's name)
doing something as a representative of someone or something
代表…;用…的名義
In old movies the police shouted "Open up in the name of (= by the right of) the law" before they broke the door down.
舊電影中,員警在破門而入之前會大喊「我們要依法撞門了。」
They were arrested in the name of the king.
國王授權將他們逮捕。
As members of the union, we have the right to know what action the union is taking in our name.
作為協會成員,我們有權知道協會以我們的名義將採取甚麼行動。
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Translations of “in the name of sb/sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 代表…, 用…的名义…
(Definition of in the name of sb/sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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