Translation of "trawl" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (SEARCH) 搜寻 uk us /trɔːl/ US  /trɑːl/

a search among a large number or many different places in order to find people or information you want

We did a wide trawl to find the right person to play the part. 我们到处物色扮演这个角色的合适人选。

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