Translation of "chair" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

chair

noun [ C ] uk /tʃeər/ us /tʃer/
FURNITURE 傢俱

A1 a seat for one person that has a back, usually four legs, and sometimes two arms

椅子 → See also armchair noun , deckchair , pushchair , wheelchair
the chair

informal for the electric chair

(用以處決罪犯的)電椅
TITLE 頭銜

(the official position of) a person in charge of a meeting, official group or organization

主席(職位),委員長(職位);(大學)系主任
Who will take the chair at the next meeting?
All questions should be addressed to the chair. 所有的問題都應當向主席提出。
She is the chair of the board of governors at a local school.

(the position of) the person in charge of a college or university department:

He was appointed to the Chair of Physics at Cambridge in the early 20th century.
verb [ T ] uk /tʃeər/ us /tʃer/

to be the person in charge of a meeting, etc.

主持(會議等)
Would you like to chair tomorrow's meeting? 你願意主持明天的會議嗎?

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