Translation of "test" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /test/

to do something in order to discover if something is safe, works correctly, etc., or if something is present

The manufacturers are currently testing the new engine. 生產廠家目前正試驗這種新的引擎。
They tested her blood for signs of the infection. 他們驗了她的血,看看是否有感染的跡象。

to give someone a set of questions, in order to measure their knowledge or ability

Will you test me on the chemical formulae I've been learning? 你要考那些我一直在學的化學方程式嗎?

If a situation tests someone, it proves how good, strong, etc. they are

That lecture really tested my powers of endurance, it was so boring. 那個講座簡直是在考驗我的忍耐力,實在太枯燥了。

to do a medical examination of part of someone's body or of a particular physical ability


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