Translation of "across-the-board" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective [ before noun ] uk /əˌkrɒs.ðəˈbɔːd/ us /əˌkrɑːs.ðəˈbɔːrd/

affecting everyone or everything within an organization, system, or society:

The proposed across-the-board cuts for all state agencies will total $84 million.


C2 happening or having an effect on people at every level and in every area

The improvement has been across the board, with all divisions either increasing profits or reducing losses. 情况全面好转,所有的部门不是盈利增加就是亏损减少。
The initiative has across-the-board support. 该行动得到了各方面的支持。
→ See also across-the-board

(Translation of “across-the-board” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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