Translation of "problem" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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problemnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈprɒb.ləm/ us /ˈprɑː.bləm/

A1 a situation, person, or thing that needs attention and needs to be dealt with or solved

financial/health problems 財政/健康問題
Our main problem is lack of cash. 我們的主要問題是缺乏現金。
I'm having problems with my computer. 我的電腦出了故障。
No one has solved the problem of what to do with radioactive waste. 還沒有人能解決如何處理放射性廢物這個難題。
The very high rate of inflation poses/presents (= is) a serious problem for the government. 高通貨膨脹率對政府來說是個嚴重的問題。
Who is going to tackle (= deal with) the problem of poverty in the inner cities? 政府打算甚麼時候才要解決舊城區的貧困問題?
[ + -ing verb ] Did you have any problems (= difficulties) getting here? 你到這裡來有甚麼困難嗎?
I'd love to come - the only problem is I've got friends staying that night. 我很想來——只是那天晚上我有朋友在。

a question in mathematics that needs an answer

We were given ten problems to solve. 我們有十道問題要做。
problem child, family, etc.

a child, etc. whose behaviour is bad


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