Translation of "redoubt" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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redoubtnoun [ C ]

uk /rɪˈdaʊt/ us /rɪˈdaʊt/

formal something that holds or defends a belief or a way of life, especially one that is disappearing or threatened

He described British public schools as "the last redoubt of upper-class privilege". 他称英国私立公学为“上层阶级特权的最后堡垒”。

specialized military a small, often hidden building in which soldiers can hide while they are fighting


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