hold verb (CONTROL) - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “hold”

See all translations

hold

verb [T] (CONTROL)
控制
 
 
/həʊld/ US  /hoʊld/ (held)
to have something, especially a position or money, or to control something
擁有;擔任;控制
He currently holds the position of technical manager.
他目前擔任技術經理的職務。
The bank holds large reserves of gold.
這家銀行擁有大量黃金儲備。
Despite incurring heavy losses, the rebels now hold the town and the surrounding hills.
儘管損失慘重,但現在叛軍控制了該鎮及周圍的小山。
Having and owning - general wordsControlling and being in charge
(Definition of hold verb (CONTROL) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “hold” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

intellectualize

to think about or discuss a subject in a detailed and intellectual way, without involving your emotions or feelings

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

plyscraper noun

May 18, 2015
a skyscraper made mainly from wood The development of engineered timber could herald a new era of eco-friendly ‘plyscrapers’. Christchurch welcomed its first multistorey timber structure this year, there are plans for Vancouver, and the talk is China could follow

Read More