Translation of "jettison" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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jettisonverb [ T ]

uk /ˈdʒet.ɪ.sən/ us /ˈdʒet̬.ə.sən/

to get rid of something or someone that is not wanted or needed

The station has jettisoned educational broadcasts. 電台已取消了教育廣播。

to decide not to use an idea or plan

We've had to jettison our trip because of David's accident. 因為大衛發生了意外事故我們不得不放棄渡假計劃。

to throw goods, fuel, or equipment from a ship or aircraft to make it lighter

The captain was forced to jettison the cargo and make an emergency landing. 機長被迫投棄機上的貨物並緊急降落。

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