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rank

noun (POSITION)
地位
 
 
/ræŋk/
[C or U] a position in an organization, such as the army, showing the importance of the person having it
職位;官階;軍銜
senior/high/junior/low rank
高/低級職位
He has just been promoted to the rank of captain.
他剛被提升為上尉。
Ministers of Cabinet rank receive a higher salary than other ministers.
進入內閣的部長比其他部長的薪金高。
Having a large income is one of the advantages of rank (= high position).
職位級別高的好處之一就是收入高。
Position and status in groups and organizations
[C or U] a particular position, higher or lower than others
等級;級別
He's in the front/first rank of (= one of the best) international tennis players.
他是世界一流的網球運動員。
Consumer preferences were placed in rank order from 1 to 5.
顧客對產品的喜好程度從一到五劃分級別。
Quality and standard
ranks [plural] the membership of a group or organization
(團體或組織的)成員
Party ranks have swelled by nearly 300 000.
黨員人數已經增加了將近30萬人。
Marty has joined the ranks of the (= become) unemployed.
馬蒂也成了失業大軍中的一員。
The party leadership seems to be losing support in the ranks.
該黨的領導層好像在失去廣大黨員的支持。
Groups of people
rise from/through the ranks to be moved up from a low level position in an organization to a higher one
(從很低的職位)擢升,步步高升
He rose through the ranks to become a General.
他從普通士兵成長為一名將軍。
He joined the company in 1998 and has been rising through the ranks ever since.
他於1998年進入公司,從那以後步步高升。
Promoting, demoting and transferring staff
(Definition of rank noun (POSITION) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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