Translation of "congress" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C, + sing/pl verb ] uk /ˈkɒŋ.ɡres/ us /ˈkɑːŋ.ɡres/

a large formal meeting of representatives from countries or societies at which ideas are discussed and information is exchanged

an international/medical congress 國際/醫學代表大會
the congress of the Australian Council of Trade Unions 澳大利亞工會委員會代表大會
noun uk /ˈkɒŋ.ɡres/ us /ˈkɑːŋ.ɡres/

the elected group of politicians in the US who are responsible for making the law, consisting of the Senate and the House of Representatives

Both houses of Congress have rejected the recent presidential proposal on gun control. 國會否決了總統最近關於槍支的提案。

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