Translation of "record" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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recordverb [ T ]

uk /rɪˈkɔːd/ us /rɪˈkɔːrd/

record verb [ T ] (STORE ELECTRONICALLY)

A2 to store sounds or moving pictures using electronic equipment so that they can be heard or seen later

Cliff Richard has recorded more number one hit songs than any other British pop star. 在英國流行樂歌星中,克利夫.理查錄製的榮登排行榜榜首的歌曲數量最多。
We recorded their wedding on video. 我們給他們的婚禮錄了像。
I tried to call her, but all I got was a recorded message saying that she was away for the weekend. 我每次給她打電話聽到的都是電話答錄機中說她外出度週末的錄音。
Was the concert live or was it recorded (= made before being broadcast)? 音樂會是直播還是錄播的?

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record verb [ T ] (STORE INFORMATION)

B2 to keep information for the future, by writing it down or storing it on a computer

She records everything that happens to her in her diary. 她把發生在自己身上的一切事情都記在了日記裡。
Unemployment is likely to reach the highest total that has ever been recorded. 失業總人數很可能會創下有史以來的最高紀錄。
[ + that ] In his journal, Captain Scott recorded that he and his companions were weakened by lack of food. 在日誌中,斯科特船長寫道,因缺少食物他和同伴們身體虛弱不堪。
The coroner recorded (= decided) a verdict of accidental death. 驗屍官判定是意外死亡。

C1 If a device records a measurement, it shows that measurement.

The thermometer recorded a temperature of 30 degrees Celsius. 溫度計顯示溫度是30攝氏度。

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uk /ˈrek.ɔːd/ us /ˈrek.ɚd/

record noun (INFORMATION)

B2 [ C or U ] a piece of information or a description of an event that is written on paper or stored on a computer

The weather centre keeps a record of the weather. 氣象中心對天氣情況都備有記錄。
This summer has been the hottest on record (= the hottest summer known about). 今年夏天是有史以來最熱的。

B2 [ C ] information about someone or something that is stored by the police or by a doctor

A person's medical records are confidential. 一個人的病歷是保密的。
He is well known to the police and has a long criminal record (= a list kept by the police of his previous crimes). 他是警察局的常客,有一大堆的犯罪前科。

C2 [ C ] the facts that are known about a person or a company and the actions they have done in the past

I won't fly with an airline that has a bad safety record (= whose aircraft have often had accidents). 我可不願意搭乘安全紀錄很差的航空公司的航班。
for the record

something that you say before you tell someone something important that you want them to remember

And, just for the record, we were never any more than good friends. 而且,我鄭重聲明,我們一直是好朋友,僅此而已。

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record noun (MUSIC)

B1 [ C ] a flat plastic disc on which music is recorded

Would you like to listen to some records? 你想聽些唱片嗎?

B1 [ C ] a song or music that has been recorded and is available for the public to buy

The Beatles' first hit record was "Love Me Do". 披頭四樂隊的第一首走紅歌曲是《請愛我》。

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record noun (BEST)

B1 [ C ] the best or fastest ever done

He ran the 100 metres in 9.79 seconds and broke/smashed the world record. 他以9.79秒的成績跑完了100米,打破了世界紀錄。
She set/established a new European record in the high jump. 她創造了歐洲跳高的新紀錄。

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uk /ˈrek.ɔːd/ us /ˈrek.ɚd/

at a higher level than ever achieved before

The long hot summer has led to a record harvest this year. 這個夏天漫長而又炎熱,使得今年成為一個創紀錄的豐收年。
Inflation has reached record levels. 通貨膨脹已創歷史最高水準。
We finished the work in record time (= faster than had ever been done before). 我們以最短的時間完成了工作,這是以前從沒有過的。

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