Translation of "theatre" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

theatre

noun UK US theater uk /ˈθɪə.tər/ us /ˈθiː.ə.t̬ɚ/
BUILDING/ROOM 建築物/室

A2 [ C ] a building, room, or outside structure with rows of seats, each row usually higher than the one in front, from which people can watch a performance or other activity

劇院,戲院;電影院
the Lyceum Theatre 蘭心劇院
a lecture theatre 報告廳,演講廳

[ C ] UK →  operating theatre

建築物/室
PERFORMING ARTS 表演藝術

[ S or U ] (the writing or performance of) plays, opera, etc., written to be performed in public

戲劇;劇本,劇作;演出
His latest play has delighted theatre audiences and theatre critics alike. 觀眾和戲劇評論家都很喜歡他最新的劇作。
She made her career in the theatre. 她從事戲劇事業。
BEHAVIOUR 行為

[ U ] behaviour that is not sincere and is intended just to produce a particular effect or to attract attention

做戲;誇張做作
Her tears were pure theatre. 她流眼淚純粹是在做戲。
MILITARY 軍事

[ C ] an area or place in which important military events happen

戰區,戰場
a theatre of war 戰場

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