Translation of "row" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /rəʊ/ us /roʊ/

row noun (LINE)

B1 [ C ] a line of things, people, animals, etc. arranged next to each other

a row of houses/books/plants/people/horses 一排房屋/一排書/一行植物/一隊人/一隊馬
We had seats in the front/back row of the theatre. 我們坐在劇場前/後排。

US UK terrace a line of houses joined together along their side walls


[ C ] used in the names of some roads

Prospect Row 普羅斯派克特街
in a row

B2 one after another without a break

She's been voted Best Actress three years in a row. 她已經連續三年當選為最佳女演員。

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[ C usually singular ] the activity of making a boat move through water using oars (= poles with flat ends)

They've gone for a row to the island. 他們划船去那個島了。

rowverb [ I or T ]

uk /rəʊ/ us /roʊ/

B2 to cause a boat to move through water by pushing against the water with oars (= poles with flat ends)

The wind dropped, so we had to row (the boat) back home. 風小了,我們只好划船回家。


uk /raʊ/ us /raʊ/ mainly UK

row noun (ARGUMENT)

[ C ] a noisy argument or fight

My parents often have rows, but my dad does most of the shouting. 我父母經常吵架,但大部分時間都是我爸在那裡扯著嗓子嚷嚷。
What was a political row over government policy on Europe is fast becoming a diplomatic row between France and Britain. 這本來是一場關於政府對歐洲政策的政治爭論,卻很快演變成法國和英國兩國之間的外交摩擦。

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row noun (NOISE)

[ S ] loud noise

I can't concentrate because of the row the builders are making. 建築工人弄出那麼大噪聲,我沒法集中注意力。

rowverb [ I ]

uk /raʊ/ us /raʊ/ mainly UK informal

to argue, especially loudly

My parents are always rowing (about/over money). 我父母總是(為了錢的事情)吵個不休。

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