Translation of "ward" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

ward

noun [ C ] uk /wɔːd/ us /wɔːrd/
HOSPITAL/PRISON 醫院/監獄

B2 one of the parts or large rooms into which a hospital is divided, usually with beds for patients

病房,病室
a geriatric/maternity/psychiatric ward 老年人/產科/精神病病房

US one of the parts into which a prison is divided

牢房,囚室
CITY AREA 城市區域

(in many countries) one of the areas into which a city or town is divided, having its own elected political representative or its own organizations for managing services

(城鎮或村莊的)區,選區
CHILD 兒童

specialized law a person, especially a child, who is legally put under the protection of a law court or a guardian

被監護人(尤指兒童)
The girl was made a ward of court to stop her father taking her out of the country. 這個女孩由法院監護,以防止她的父親將她帶出這個國家。
suffix uk / -wəd/ us / -wɚd/

towards the stated place or direction

朝…;向…
At least we're homeward bound. 至少我們要回家了。
-wards suffix uk / -wədz/ us / -wɚdz/

Take a couple of steps backwards/forward. 向後/前走幾步。

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