Translation of "uneconomic" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /ʌnˌiː.kəˈnɒm.ɪk/ /-ˌek.ə-/ US  /-ˈnɑː.mɪk/ (also uneconomical)

describes businesses and industries that are not making enough profit or are losing money

The minister maintained that the coal mines were uneconomic and would have to be closed. 部长坚持认为煤矿入不敷出,应该关闭。

describes processes or activities that are wasteful and likely to result in a loss of money


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