meter noun (DEVICE) translation to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "meter" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [C] (DEVICE)
/ˈmiː.tər/ US  /-t̬ɚ/
a device that measures the amount of something that is used
The electricity meter is under the stairs.
You'll need some change for the parking meter.
The man from the gas board came to read the meter (= see how much gas had been used).
Weighing, measuring and counting devices
the device in a taxi that measures the distance or the amount of time spent travelling and shows how much you have to pay
The taxi driver left the meter running while I helped Mum to her front door.
The interior of vehicles
(Definition of meter noun (DEVICE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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