Translation of "seizure" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

seizure

noun uk /ˈsiː.ʒər/ us /ˈsiː.ʒɚ/
TAKING 攫取

[ C or U ] the action of taking something by force or with legal authority

佔領,奪取,攫取;查封,沒收,充公
seizure of power/property/control 對權力/財産/控制權的攫取
Seizures of illicit drugs have increased by 30 percent this year. 今年,查獲的違禁藥品增加了30%。
MEDICAL 醫學的

[ C ] a very sudden attack of an illness in which someone becomes unconscious or develops violent movements

(疾病的)驟發,突發,發作
an epileptic seizure 癲癇突發

[ C ] old use a sudden failure of the heart

心臟病突發
His aunt died of a seizure. 他的姑姑死於心臟病突發。
figurative humorous When I told her how much it cost she nearly had a seizure (= she was very shocked). 我告訴她花了多少錢時,她差一點嚇出病來。

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