Translation of "put sth out" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

put sth out

phrasal verb with put uk /pʊt/ us /pʊt/ verb present participle putting, past tense and past participle put
LIGHT

to make a light stop shining by pressing or moving a switch

关(灯)
Did you put the lights out downstairs? 你把楼下的灯关了吗?
Put that torch out! 把那个火炬熄灭!
STOP BURNING 熄灭

B1 to make something such as a fire or cigarette stop burning

扑灭(火);熄灭(香烟)
Firefighters have been called to put out the fire in the city centre. 已经叫了消防员来扑灭市中心的火。
Would you mind putting your cigarette out, please? 请你把烟弄灭好吗?
MOVE FORWARD 伸出

to move forward part of your body, such as your hand or your tongue, from your body

伸出(手、舌头等)
She put out her hand to shake mine. 她伸出手和我握手。
Don't put your tongue out - it's rude. 别吐舌头,这不礼貌。
INJURE 受伤害

informal to injure part of your body by causing it to be moved out of its correct position

使(身体某部位)脱位
He put his knee out playing tennis. 他踢球时把膝盖弄脱位了。
MAKE AVAILABLE 有效的

to produce something in large quantities, so that it can be sold

大量生产(…)
They put out millions of pairs of shoes a year. 他们一年生产成百上千万双鞋。

to produce information and make it available for everyone to read or hear

发出(信息)
Police have put out a warning to people living in the area. 警方向住在该地区的人们发出了警告。
MAKE WRONG 出错

If a mistake puts out a set of mathematical calculations, it causes them to be wrong.

使(计算)出错
That one error put the figures out by several thousand pounds. 那一个错误就让数字差了几千英镑。
GIVE WORK 工作

UK US usually contract sth out If you put work out, you employ someone outside your organization to do it.

把(工作)包出去,外聘人员做
The council has put the job of street-cleaning out to a private firm. 委员会将清扫街道的工作包给了一个私人公司。

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