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rank

noun (POSITION)
地位
 
 
/ræŋk/
[C or U] a position in an organization, such as the army, showing the importance of the person having it
职位;官阶;军衔
senior/high/junior/low rank
高/低级职位
He has just been promoted to the rank of captain.
他刚被提升为上尉。
Ministers of Cabinet rank receive a higher salary than other ministers.
进入内阁的部长比其他部长的工资高。
Having a large income is one of the advantages of rank (= high position).
职位级别高的好处之一就是收入高。
Position and status in groups and organizations
[C or U] a particular position, higher or lower than others
等级;级别
He's in the front/first rank of (= one of the best) international tennis players.
他是世界一流的网球运动员。
Consumer preferences were placed in rank order from 1 to 5.
顾客对产品的喜好程度从1到5划分级别。
Quality and standard
ranks [plural] the membership of a group or organization
(团体或组织的)成员
Party ranks have swelled by nearly 300 000.
党员人数已经增加了将近30万人。
Marty has joined the ranks of the (= become) unemployed.
马蒂也成了失业大军中的一员。
The party leadership seems to be losing support in the ranks.
该党的领导层好像在失去广大党员的支持。
Groups of people
rise from/through the ranks to be moved up from a low level position in an organization to a higher one
(从很低的职位)擢升,步步高升
He rose through the ranks to become a General.
他从普通士兵成长为一名将军。
He joined the company in 1998 and has been rising through the ranks ever since.
他于1998年进入公司,从那以后步步高升。
Promoting, demoting and transferring staff
(Definition of rank noun (POSITION) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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