Translation of "tool" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (EQUIPMENT) 設備 uk us /tuːl/

a piece of equipment which you use with your hands to make or repair something

power tools 電動工具
machine tools 機床

something that helps you to do a particular activity

A free low-interest credit card can be a useful budgeting tool. 一張免手續費的低息信用卡是一種有用的省錢的工具。
tool of the trade

A tool of the trade is something you need to use to do your job

For the modern sales executive, a Blackberry is one of the tools of the trade. 對現代的業務經理來說,黑莓手機是商務工具之一。

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