Translation of "bridge" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

bridge

noun uk /brɪdʒ/ us /brɪdʒ/
LARGE STRUCTURE 大型结构

A2 [ C ] a structure that is built over a river, road, or railway to allow people and vehicles to cross from one side to the other

We drove across/over the bridge. 我们开车驶过大桥。
the Brooklyn Bridge 布鲁克林大桥

C2 [ C usually singular ] something that makes it easier to make a change from one situation to another

桥梁;过渡
Part-time work can provide a bridge between staying at home and working full-time. 志愿工作是由在家待业向全职工作的过渡。
PART OF A SHIP 船的一部分

[ C ] the raised part of a ship on which the captain and other officers stand and from where they control the movement of the ship

(舰船的)驾驶台,船桥,舰桥
NOSE 鼻子

[ C usually singular ] the top part of the nose, between the eyes, or (on a pair of glasses) the piece that is supported by the top part of the nose

鼻梁;(眼镜的)鼻梁架
The blow caught him right on the bridge of his nose. 那一拳正好打在他的鼻梁上。
GAME 游戏

[ U ] a card game for four players who play in pairs

桥牌
TEETH 牙齿

[ C ] also bridgework, [ U ] a piece of material that contains one or more artificial teeth and is kept in place by being fastened to the natural teeth

齿桥(装于真牙上以固定假牙的架子)
MUSICAL INSTRUMENT 乐器

[ C ] a small piece of wood over which the strings are stretched on a musical instrument such as a guitar or violin

(吉他、小提琴等的)琴马
verb [ T ] uk /brɪdʒ/ us /brɪdʒ/
BRING TOGETHER 桥梁

to make the difference or division between two things smaller or less severe

减小……之间的差异
We must bridge the gap between employees and management. 我们必须消除劳资双方的鸿沟。
BUILD 建造

to build a bridge over or across something

在……间架桥
The river had been bridged at its narrowest point. 在河流的最窄处架起了桥。

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