Translation of "quarry" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

quarry

noun uk /ˈkwɒr.i/ us /ˈkwɔːr.i/
HOLE

[ C ] a large artificial hole in the ground where stone, sand, etc. is dug for use as building material

採石場
a granite/limestone/marble/slate quarry 花崗岩/石灰岩/大理石/板岩的採石場
IN HUNTING 被獵捕的

[ S ] a person or animal being hunted or looked for

獵取的目標;獵物;追捕的對象
The dogs pursued their quarry into an empty warehouse. 那幾隻狗追逐著獵物進了一個空置的倉庫。
verb [ T ] uk /ˈkwɒr.i/ us /ˈkwɔːr.i/

to dig stone, etc. from a quarry

採石

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