Translation of "computer" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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computernoun [ C or U ]

uk /kəmˈpjuː.tər/ us /kəmˈpjuː.t̬ɚ/

A1 an electronic machine that is used for storing, organizing, and finding words, numbers, and pictures, for doing calculations, and for controlling other machines

计算机,电脑
a personal/home computer 个人/家用电脑
All our customer orders are handled by computer. 我们所有顾客的订单都是用电脑来处理的。
We've put all our records on computer. 我们把自己所有的记录都输入了电脑。
computer software/hardware 电脑软件/硬件
computer graphics 电脑制图
a computer program 电脑程序

More examples

  • I need some advice on which computer to buy.
  • When you buy a new computer, you usually get software included at no extra cost .
  • Modern computers can hold huge amounts of information.
  • They've just launched a new generation of computers that are much more powerful than earlier models.
  • The keyboard plugs in at the back of the computer.

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