Translation of "introduce" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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introduceverb [ T ]

uk /ˌɪn.trəˈdʒuːs/ us /ˌɪn.trəˈduːs/

introduce verb [ T ] (PUT INTO USE)

B2 to put something into use, operation, or a place for the first time

Apple has sold many millions of iPods since the product was introduced in 2001. 比較小的10便士硬幣是在1992年開始流通的。
Such unpopular legislation is unlikely to be introduced before the next election. 如此不受歡迎的法規不可能在下次選舉之前推行。
specialized The tube which carries the laser is introduced into the abdomen through a small cut in the skin. 傳送雷射的導管透過皮膚上的小切口插入腹部。

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introduce verb [ T ] (GIVE SB'S NAME)

B1 to tell someone another person's name the first time that they meet

I'd like to introduce my son, Mark. 我想介紹一下我的小兒子馬克。
Have you two been introduced (to each other)? 介紹你們倆認識了嗎?

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introduce verb [ T ] (BEGIN)

to be the beginning of something

A haunting oboe solo introduces the third movement of the concerto. 協奏曲第三樂章以一段攝人心魄的雙簧管獨奏開始。

C2 to speak or write before the beginning of a performance, programme or book and give information about it; to tell an audience about the person who is going to speak, sing, etc.

The director will introduce the film personally at its premiere. 導演將在這部影片的全球首映禮上親自推介該片。
This is the first official biography of her and it is introduced by her daughter. 這是她的第一本正式傳記,由其女兒作序。
I'd now like to introduce our next guest, who will be singing songs from her latest album.

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