Translation of "practical" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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practicaladjective

uk /ˈpræk.tɪ.kəl/ us /ˈpræk.tɪ.kəl/

practical adjective (EXPERIENCE)

B2 relating to experience, real situations, or actions rather than ideas or imagination

實際的;實做的;有實際經驗的
Qualifications are important but practical experience is always an plus. 資歷固然重要,但實際經驗總是個優勢。
The service offers young people practical advice on finding a job. 這項服務為年輕人提供就業方面的實用建議。
What's the use of theoretical knowledge that has no practical application? 理論知識如果沒有實際應用又有甚麼用呢?
for all practical purposes

in fact

實際上
Dr Frampton is in charge, but for all practical purposes, her assistant runs the office. 理論上是弗蘭普頓博士負責,但實際上是她的助手在管理辦公室。

More examples

  • It's all very well knowing things in theory but what you need to gain is practical experience.
  • So how does this theory translate into practical policy?
  • Greater emphasis is given to practical tests rather than written work.
  • We offer practical help for people with disabilities.
  • There are various practical problems that we need to overcome.

practical adjective (SUITABLE)

C1 suitable for the situation in which something is used

適合的,實用的
I tend to wear clothes that are practical rather than fashionable. 我喜歡穿實用而非時髦的衣服。
Heavy boots aren't very practical for running. 厚重的靴子不太適合跑步。
Opposite

practical adjective (EFFECTIVE)

C2 approving able to provide effective solutions to problems

實用的,有效的;能解決問題的
She has lots of interesting ideas, but they're not very practical. 她有很多有意思的想法,但都不太實用。
We need someone practical who can cope with a crisis. 我們需要一個能夠切實應付危機的人。
Opposite

practical adjective (POSSIBLE)

C1 able to be done or put into action

可實施的,切實可行的;切合實際的
[ + to infinitive ] It's simply not practical to divide the work between so many people. 把這份工作分給這麼多人是完全不切實際的。
Opposite

practicalnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpræk.tɪ.kəl/ us /ˈpræk.tɪ.kəl/

a class or exam in a scientific or technical subject in which students do things rather than just write or talk about them

實踐課,實驗課;實驗考核
We had to dissect a worm and a frog in our biology practical today. 今天的生物實驗課上,我們得解剖一條蚯蚓和一隻青蛙。

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