Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “up”

up

adverb (HIGHER)
更高
 
 
/ʌp/
towards a higher position; towards a higher value, number or level
向較高處;向上;(價值、數位或水準)加大;增高
Put those books up on the top shelf.
把那些書放到書架頂層。
A gravel road leads through the jungle and up into the Andes.
一條礫石鋪成的路穿過叢林,向上進入安第斯山。
Pushing the number of unit sales up every quarter can't be continued indefinitely.
單位銷售數位每個季度都增長的趨勢不可能無限期持續下去。
The water was up to/had come up to the level of the windows.
水已經漲到窗戶那麽高了。
Up and upwardMoving upwards
out of the ground
(從地下)往地面
He spent the afternoon digging carrots up.
他挖了一下午的胡蘿蔔。
Up and upwardMoving upwards
up and down from a higher to a lower position repeatedly
起起伏伏,上上下下
My little daughter started jumping up and down with rage when she heard she couldn't go.
我的小女兒在得知她不能去後非常生氣,開始不停地跳上跳下。
BouncingJumpingDown and downwardMoving downwardsUp and upwardMoving upwards
(Definition of up adverb (HIGHER) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Separating and dividing, but you might be interested in these topics from the Cutting and joining topic area:

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “up” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

mutant

an organism that is different from others of its type because of a permanent change in its genes

Word of the Day

What’s that lovely smell?

by Kate Woodford,
October 29, 2014
As adult humans, we can distinguish about 10,000 different smells. It’s no wonder, then, that we have so many words and expressions to describe them. This week we’re taking a look at those smell words – words that describe good smells and words that describe bad smells. Most smell words are either

Read More 

high-frequency trading noun

October 27, 2014
a type of stock market trading that uses very complex technology to trade extremely quickly, often making tiny profits which nevertheless add up to substantial sums Lewis’s book, Flash Boys, is driving a huge amount of attention toward the topic of high frequency trading, and it has rekindled some of

Read More