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conjure

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[ˈkʌndʒə(r)]
[ˈkɑndʒɚ, kənˈdʒʊr]

vt.

vi.

网 络
  • 恳求;
  • 召唤;
  • 变魔术;
  • 以咒召魂
1. By 1920, Fox and Universal were already names to conjure with.
到1920年,福克斯和环球已经声名显赫。

来自柯林斯例句

2. What does the word "feminist" conjure up for you?
“女权主义者”这个词会让你想到什么?

来自柯林斯例句

3. They managed to conjure a victory.
他们出人意料地取得了胜利。

来自柯林斯例句

4. Her grandfather taught her to conjure.
她的祖父教她变魔术。

来自《权威词典》

5. I can't simply conjure up the money out of thin air.
我是不能像变魔术似的把钱变来.

来自《简明英汉词典》

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1. VERB 变魔术般地创造出 If you conjure something out of nothing, you make it appear as if by magic. 
  • Thirteen years ago she found herself having to conjure a career from thin air...

    13年前,她认识到自己得白手起家创造出一番事业来。

  • They managed to conjure a victory.

    他们出人意料地取得了胜利。

  • Conjure up means the same as conjure .conjure up 同 conjure
    • Every day a different chef will be conjuring up delicious dishes in the restaurant...

      每天,饭店里会有一位不同的大厨像变戏法似的奉上可口的菜肴。

    • He conjured up a smile and reached out to squeeze her hand.

      他马上露出笑脸,伸手去捏她的手。

2. PHRASE 重要人物(或组织)的名字;有影响力的名字 If you say that the name of a particular person or organization is a name to conjure with, you mean that that person or organization is very important and influential in the field you are discussing. 
  • By 1920, Fox and Universal were already names to conjure with.

    到1920年,福克斯和环球已经声名显赫。

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conjure up 
vt.

1. 用魔术变出

  • The magician conjured a rabbit out of his hat.
  • 魔术师从他的帽子里变出一只兔子。

2. 祈求, 恳求

  • He conjured them with his dying breath to look after his children.
  • 他临终时恳求他们照顾他的孩子。
vi.

1. 变戏法, 变魔术

  • Paul’s very good at conjuring.
  • 保罗很会变戏法。

2. 使魔术般地消失

  • His very funny joke soon conjured my anger away.
  • 他讲了个十分有趣的笑话,使得我的怒气顿消。

3. (变魔术般地) 使…出现

  • She conjured up a three-course meal in half an hour!
  • 她用半小时变出了一顿有三道菜的饭!

4. 使…呈现于脑际;使想起

  • The word ‘birthday’ conjures up images of presents and parties.
  • “生日”这个词使人想起礼物和聚会的情景。
  • The song conjured up memories of warm summer evenings.
  • 这首歌唤起了温暖夏夜的回忆。

5. 念咒招魂

Verb

1. evoke or call forth, with or as if by magic;

  • "raise the specter of unemployment"
  • "he conjured wild birds in the air"
  • "stir a disturbance"
  • "call down the spirits from the mountain"

2. ask for or request earnestly;

  • "The prophet bid all people to become good persons"

3. engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together;

  • "They conspired to overthrow the government"

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