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

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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

關(燈)
Did you put the lights out downstairs? 你把樓下的燈關了嗎?
Put that torch out! 把那個火炬滅了!

(STOP BURNING)

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

撲滅(火);熄滅(香煙)
Firefighters have been called to put out the fire in the city centre. 已經叫了消防員來撲滅市中心的火。
Would you mind putting your cigarette out, please? 請你把煙弄熄好嗎?

put sth out

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

(MOVE FORWARD)

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

伸出(手、舌頭等)
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. 別吐舌頭,這不禮貌。

(INJURE)

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

使(身體某部位)脫臼
He put his knee out playing tennis. 他踢球時把膝蓋弄脫臼了。

(MAKE AVAILABLE)

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

大量生產(…)
They put out millions of pairs of shoes a year. 他們一年生產成百上千萬雙鞋。

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

發出(資訊)
Police have put out a warning to people living in the area. 警方向住在該地區的人們發出了警告。

(MAKE WRONG)

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

使(計算)出錯
That one error put the figures out by several thousand pounds. 那一個錯誤就讓數字差了幾千英鎊。

(GIVE WORK)

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,外聘人員做
The council has put the job of street-cleaning out to a private firm. 委員會將清掃街道的工作轉包給了一個私人公司。

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