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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “box office”

box office

noun
 
 
[C] the place in a theatre or cinema where tickets are sold
(戏院或电影院的)票房,售票处
The box office opens at ten.
售票处10点开门。
Theatre auditorium and front-of-house
[S or U] how popular and financially successful a film or actor is
(电影或演员的)受欢迎,卖座
Her last film was a surprise box-office hit.
她上一部电影出人意料地叫座。
Cinema - general words
(Definition of box office from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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