Translation of "matron" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

matron

noun [ C ] uk /ˈmeɪ.trən/ us /ˈmeɪ.trən/
SCHOOL 學校

UK old-fashioned a female nurse in a school

(學校的)女舍監
HOSPITAL 醫院

UK old-fashioned for senior nursing officer

護士長
PRISON 監獄

US a woman who is in charge of female prisoners

(監獄的)女看守
MARRIED WOMAN 已婚婦女

US a married woman, especially one who is old or a widow (= a woman whose husband has died)

上年紀的已婚婦女;孀婦

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