Translation of "ration" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /ˈræʃ.ən/

to limit the amount of a particular thing that someone is allowed to have

Do you remember when petrol was rationed to five gallons a week? 你還記得以前每週配給五加侖汽油的時候嗎?
My children would watch television all day long, but I ration it. 要不是我加以限制,孩子們會整天整天地看電視。

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