Translation of "rupture" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈrʌp.tʃər/ US  /-tʃɚ/

when something explodes, breaks or tears

a rupture of the pipeline 管道破裂
figurative a rupture (= an end to a friendly relationship) between the families 家族內的分裂

when the wall of muscle holding the stomach and bowels in place inside the body is broken apart; hernia

You're going to give yourself a rupture if you lift that. 如果你硬舉那個東西,會發疝氣的。

(Translation of “rupture noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)