Translation of "scramble" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

scramble

noun [ S ] (QUICK MOVEMENT) 快速移动 uk us /ˈskræm.bl̩/

a climb which is difficult so that you have to use your hands to help you

(艰难的)爬,攀登
It was a real scramble to the top of the hillside. 好不容易才爬到山坡顶上。

an act of hurrying

匆匆的行为
[ + to infinitive ] As soon as the plane landed there was a mad/wild scramble to get out. 飞机一降落,人们乱作一团,匆匆跑了出去。

a hurried attempt to get something

抢夺,争抢
After the death of the dictator there was an unseemly scramble for power among the generals. 独裁者死后,将军们为争夺权力闹翻了天。

(Translation of “scramble noun (QUICK MOVEMENT)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)