YellowBridge Chinese Language & Culture
Chinese Language Center

Learn Mandarin Mandarin-English Dictionary & Thesaurus

New Search

ward
wɔːrd
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. United States businessman who in 1872 established a successful mail-order business (1843-1913 ).
  2. English writer of novels who was an active opponent of the women's suffrage movement (1851-1920).
  3. English economist and conservationist (1914-1981).
  4. A division of a prison (usually consisting of several cells).
  5. Block forming a division of a hospital (or a suite of rooms) shared by patients who need a similar kind of care.
  6. A district into which a city or town is divided for the purpose of administration and elections.
  7. A person who is under the protection or in the custody of another.
(动) As a verb
  1. Watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect.
Hyphenationward
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
守卫shǒuwèito guard; to defend
保卫bǎowèito defend; to safeguard
保护bǎohùto protect; to defend; to safeguard; protection
监护jiānhùto act as a guardian
病房bìngfángward (of a hospital); sickroom
牢房láofángjail cell; prison cell
行政区xíngzhèng qūadministrative district
锁孔suǒkǒngkeyhole
守护shǒuhùto guard; to protect
防止fángzhǐto prevent; to guard against; to take precautions
挡住dǎngzhùto obstruct
病室bìngshìinfirmary; ward; sickroom
Wildcard: Use * as placeholder for 0 or more
Chinese characters or pinyin syllables