英 [ feɪnt ] 美 [ fent ]

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  • adj.

    微弱的,模糊的; 软弱的; 无勇气的; 将昏倒似的

  • vi.

    头晕,昏过去; 渐渐不明,消失

  • n.

    昏厥,昏倒

  • 变形

    复数: faints 过去式: fainted 过去分词: fainted 现在分词: fainting 第三人称单数: faints 比较级: fainter 最高级: faintest

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  • 双语例句
  • 权威例句
  • 句式用法
1.

It's a film about a serial killer and not for the faint-hearted.

这部电影是讲一个连环杀手的,不适合胆小的人看。

2.

Their instruments detected very faint radiowaves at a frequency of 3 kilohertz.

他们的仪器检测到一个3千赫的微弱无线电波。

3.

Don't be faint-hearted when things seem a bit slow or boring.

事情变得有点沉闷无聊的时候,不要胆怯。

1.

Too often Carragher has been damned with faint praise.

来自BBC

2.

I feel faint with surprise & astonishment... NOT!

来自SA

3.

Earth's first faint tug at the earthbound soul.

来自Day Lewis

1.

Only faint traces of the tiger's tracks could be seen.

老虎的踪迹仅依稀可见。

来自《权威词典》

2.

She called for help in a faint voice.

她用微弱的声音呼救。

来自《权威词典》

  • 柯林斯高阶英汉双解学习词典
1

ADJ-GRADED (声音、颜色、标记、感觉或特性)微弱的,暗淡的,虚弱的 A faint sound, colour, mark, feeling, or quality has very little strength or intensity.

usu ADJ n

He became aware of the soft, faint sounds of water dripping...

他开始注意到轻微的水滴声。

The room held the faint, sweet odour of pipe tobacco...

房间内有烟斗烟丝的淡淡馨香。

He could see faint lines in her face...

他可以看见她脸上的细纹。

There was still the faint hope deep within him that she might never need to know.

他内心深处仍怀有一丝隐约的希望:她也许永远不必知晓。

faintly

    He was already asleep in the bed, which smelled faintly of mildew...

    他已经在略带霉味的床上睡着了。

    She felt faintly ridiculous.

    她隐隐觉得有些荒唐。

2

ADJ-GRADED 不尽力的;敷衍的;半心半意的 A faint attempt at something is one that is made without proper effort and with little enthusiasm.

ADJ n

Caroline made a faint attempt at a laugh...

卡罗琳敷衍地笑了一下。

A faint smile crossed the Monsignor's face and faded quickly...

一丝敷衍的微笑从那位大人脸上掠过,很快就消失了。

Ten years ago today the US Center for Disease Control published the first faint warnings of a worldwide epidemic.

10年前的今天,美国疾病控制中心敷衍其事地发出了第一份警告:一场世界范围的流行病可能会出现。

faintly

    John smiled faintly and shook his head.

    约翰微微笑了笑,摇了摇头。

3

VERB 晕厥;晕倒 If you faint, you lose consciousness for a short time, especially because you are hungry, or because of pain, heat, or shock.

V oft in a N

She suddenly fell forward on to the table and fainted...

她突然向前栽倒在桌上,晕了过去。

I thought he'd faint when I kissed him.

我以为吻他的时候他会晕倒呢。

4

ADJ-GRADED 晕眩的;虚弱无力的 Someone who is faint feels weak and unsteady as if they are about to lose consciousness.

v-link ADJ

Other signs of angina are nausea, sweating, feeling faint and shortness of breath.

心绞痛的其他征兆有恶心、出汗、头昏和气短。

faintness

    One patient suffered headaches, nausea, and faintness.

    一位病人感觉头疼、恶心、晕眩。

  • 英汉双向大词典
A

vi.

1

晕倒, 昏倒

The young soldier fainted in the hot sun.

那个年轻的士兵在炎炎烈日下晕了过去。

B

adj.

1

微弱的, 模糊的, 暗淡的, (光、声、味)微弱的, 不清楚的

2

(体力)无力的, 虚弱的; 易失去知觉的, 昏眩的

3

(动作等)无力的, 似无太大效果的, 微小的, 可能性不大的

The sounds of music grew fainter in the distance.

音乐的声音在远处逐渐变得微弱了。

C

n.

1

昏倒

He recovered from a faint.

他从昏厥中苏醒过来。

  • 英英释义
A

Noun

1

1. a spontaneous loss of consciousness caused by insufficient blood to the brain

B

Verb

1

1. pass out from weakness, physical or emotional distress due to a loss of blood supply to the brain

C

Adjective

1

1. barely perceptible; lacking clarity or brightness or loudness etc;

  • " "a faint outline" "
  • " "the wan sun cast faint shadows" "
  • " "the faint light of a distant candle" "
  • " "faint colors" "
  • " "a faint hissing sound" "
  • " "a faint aroma" "
2

2. lacking clarity or distinctness;

  • " "a dim figure in the distance" "
  • " "only a faint recollection" "
  • " "shadowy figures in the gloom" "
  • " "saw a vague outline of a building through the fog" "
  • " "a few wispy memories of childhood" "
3

3. lacking strength or vigor;

  • " "damning with faint praise" "
  • " "faint resistance" "
  • " "feeble efforts" "
  • " "a feeble voice" "
4

4. weak and likely to lose consciousness;

  • " "suddenly felt faint from the pain" "
  • " "was sick and faint from hunger" "
  • " "felt light in the head" "
  • " "a swooning fit" "
  • " "light-headed with wine" "
  • " "light-headed from lack of sleep" "
5

5. indistinctly understood or felt or perceived;

  • " "a faint clue to the origin of the mystery" "
  • " "haven't the faintest idea" "
6

6. lacking conviction or boldness or courage;

  • " "faint heart ne'er won fair lady" "
  • 行业释义
  • 体育
  • 医学
  • 1.昏厥
  • 1.晕厥:同syncope
  • 词组搭配

常用词组

A

not have the faintest

1

(informal)have no idea (非正式)一点也不知道(或不明白)

I haven't the faintest what it means.

我完全不懂这是什么意思。

  • 同反义词
A

vi.

1

变弱;昏倒

B

adj.

1

懦弱的;朦胧的

3. 

A

adj.

1

虚弱的;微小的

2. 

  • 同义词辨析
1

vague, dim, indefinite, obscure, ambiguous, faint 这些形容词均含"不明确的,模糊的"之意。

  • vague: 多指因语言不确切,太笼统或因构思含糊、不完善而造成模糊难解。
  • dim: 侧重指或因光线暗淡,或因年代久远、身体欠佳等因素而产生视觉或察觉方面的困难。
  • indefinite: 指无明确定义或限定,重点或总体轮廓不明确。
  • obscure: 语气最强,指晦涩难懂。
  • ambiguous: 指文章或讲话中,意思可能有多种理解,令人捉摸不定。
  • faint: 指对某事物印象不深,或指声音微弱或希望的渺茫等。
  • 网络释义

常用词组

1

微弱

微_百度百科 ... 微气象学〖 micrometeorology〗 微弱〖 faint;feeble;thin;weak;slim〗 微生物〖 microorganism;bacterium;microbe〗.

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2

昏厥

昏字的解释---在线新华字典 ... 昏惑〖 perplex〗 昏厥〖 faint;swoon〗 昏君〖 afatuousandself-indulgentruler〗.

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3

微弱的

大学英语精读单词表(第二册) - 豆丁网 ... host n. 男主人 faint a. 微弱的;不明显的 crawl vi. 爬行.

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4

晕厥

晕 - 搜搜百科 ... 1. 晕倒[ fall in a faint;pass out] 2. 晕厥[ syncope;faint] 3. 晕头转向[ be confussed and disoriented].

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相关词条

1

so faint

晕过去

大学英语三级考试常考词组和固定搭配 - 豆丁网 ... so dim (大脑)浑沌 so faint 晕过去 be subjected to 遭受.

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2

faint negative

浅底片

failure-safe system 故障自动排除系统faint negative 浅底片faint 微弱的

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3

fainting spells

突发性眩晕

加拿大... ... Mental disorders 精神病 Fainting spells,fitsor seizures 突发性眩晕,痉挛或癫痫 Chronic skin condition 皮肤病.

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4

faint yellow

稍微带有黄色

钻石戒指:钻戒等级... ... (COLORLESS) 无色,以D为最优, (FAINT YELLOW) 稍微带有黄色, (NEAR COLORLESS) 接近无色。 …

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语源

Middle English (in sense 2; also in the sense 'cowardly', surviving in faint heart): from Old French faint, past participle of faindre (see feign). Compare with feint

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