rank noun (POSITION) translate to Traditional Chinese

Translation of "rank" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


[C or U] a position in an organization, such as the army, showing the importance of the person having it
senior/high/junior/low rank
He has just been promoted to the rank of captain.
Ministers of Cabinet rank receive a higher salary than other ministers.
Having a large income is one of the advantages of rank (= high position).
Position and status in groups and organizations
[C or U] a particular position, higher or lower than others
He's in the front/first rank of (= one of the best) international tennis players.
Consumer preferences were placed in rank order from 1 to 5.
Quality and standard
ranks [plural] the membership of a group or organization
Party ranks have swelled by nearly 300 000.
Marty has joined the ranks of the (= become) unemployed.
The party leadership seems to be losing support in the ranks.
Groups of people
rise from/through the ranks to be moved up from a low level position in an organization to a higher one
He rose through the ranks to become a General.
He joined the company in 1998 and has been rising through the ranks ever since.
Promoting, demoting and transferring staff
(Definition of rank noun (POSITION) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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