Translation of "ring" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (CIRCLE) 圓圈 uk us /rɪŋ/ (ringed, ringed)

to surround something

Armed police ringed the hijacked plane. 武裝員警包圍了被劫持的飛機。
The harbour is dangerous - it's ringed by/with rocks and reefs. 這個港口很危險——周圍有很多礁石和暗礁。

UK to draw a circle round something

Students should ring the correct answers in pencil. 學生們應該用鉛筆將正確的答案圈出。

to put a ring on something, especially an animal

We ringed the birds (= put rings around their legs) so that we could identify them later. 我們給鳥腳上戴上環套,以便將來可以辨識出它們。

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