Translation of "table" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

table

noun uk /ˈteɪ.bəl/ us /ˈteɪ.bəl/
FURNITURE 傢俱

A1 [ C ] a flat surface, usually supported by four legs, used for putting things on

桌子;枱;餐桌

[ + sing/pl verb ] the people sitting at a table

一桌人
There was a really noisy table behind us celebrating someone's birthday. 我們後面的一桌人在給人慶祝生日,吵吵鬧鬧的。

[ C ] Indian English a table that you work at in an office

→ See also desk
set the table

B1 UK also lay the table to put a cloth, knives, and forks, etc. on the table in preparation for a meal

佈置餐桌,擺飯桌
Could you set the table for lunch, please? 你來擺餐桌準備吃午飯好嗎?
INFORMATION 資訊

B1 [ C ] an arrangement of facts and numbers in rows or blocks, especially in printed material

(一覽)表,表格

[ C ] a multiplication table

乘法表
table of contents

a list of the information that is contained in a book

(書的)目錄
verb [ T ] uk /ˈteɪ.bəl/ us /ˈteɪ.bəl/

UK to suggest something for discussion

把…提交討論
An amendment to the proposal was tabled by Mrs James. 該項提案的修正案是詹姆斯夫人提交討論的。

US to delay discussion of a subject

擱置,暫緩審議
The suggestion was tabled for discussion at a later date. 這提議被留待日後討論。

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