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  • 简明词典(词霸)
  • 柯林斯词典
  • 牛津词典
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    高中/CET4/CET6/考研

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    释义

    • art.
      一(个); 每一(个); 任一(个)

    大小写变形:A

  • 实用场景例句

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    He brought me a large package.

    他给我送来一个大包裹.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    He missed the first prize by a whisker.

    他和头奖擦肩而过.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    We insist upon a definite answer.

    我们一定要得到一个肯定的答复.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    We often read in novels how a seemingly respectable person or family has some terrible secret which has been concealed from strangers for years.

    表面上道貌岸然的人或有声望的家庭,却有着骇人听闻,多年不让人知道的秘密,这样的事情我们经常在小说里读到.

    ——《用法词典》

    In a pinch, you could get home on foot.

    在万不得已时, 你可以步行回家.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    He leaped on to the platform with a thump.

    他腾地一声跳到台上.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    The snail left a trail of slime along the floor.

    蜗牛在地板上留下一道黏液.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Coffee will not grow in a cold climate.

    咖啡不能生长在寒冷的气候下.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    When will they name a successor?

    他们什么时候会任命继承人?

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    A lie which is half a truth is ever the blackest of lies.

    真假参半的谎言最险恶.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    The ship drifted helplessly for a time.

    那艘船孤零无依地漂泊了一阵子.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    The monarch was ousted by a military coup.

    那君主被军事政变者废黜了.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    Ladies remove their hats in a concert.

    女士们在音乐会上脱下帽子.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    Please give me a lift onto the saddle.

    请扶我上马鞍.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    She is as proud as a peacock.

    她十分骄傲.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    A squad of our troops held off six attacks of a numerically superior enemy.

    我们部队的一个班打退了在人数上占优势的敌人的6次进攻.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    I shall have to read up on this subject if I am to give a talk about it.

    如果我准备做一次关于这课题的讲座,我就必须把它彻底研究一番.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Even a child knows all this.

    这种事连小孩都知道.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    They spread a lot of tacky gossip about his love life.

    关于他的爱情生活,他们散播了许多不堪的闲言闲语.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    I felt a touch on my arm.

    我觉得有人摸了一下我的手臂.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The driveway makes a hook around an old tree.

    车道绕过一棵老树来了个急转弯.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Today I really swam to my heart's content . I did 3,000 metres at a stretch.

    今天我一口气游了三千米,真过瘾.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    He gave a snort of derision.

    他哼了一下鼻子表示嘲笑.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    A cause of action has accrued when the right to sue has become vested.

    起诉的理由在控告权被赋予后随之存在.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    He has a prominent nose.

    他有一个突起的鼻子.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    I was a tired man when the long race was over.

    我跑完长跑后疲乏极了.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    She has a fortune stashed away in various bank accounts.

    她在不同的银行账户上秘密储存了一大笔钱.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    They just handed the game to the other team on a plate.

    他们让另一支球队轻易地赢得了这场比赛.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The poor man received a savage beating from the thugs.

    那可怜的人遭到暴徒的痛打.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

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  • 真题例句

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    • 四级
    • 高考

    After financial disasters family members also tend to do whatever they can to help each other and their communities, A 1940 book.

    出自-2012年6月阅读原文

    why must we learn to identify the risks we are going to take?

    出自-2011年12月阅读原文

    For many families the recession means more than not booking a holiday A You Gov poll of 2, 000 people found 22% said they were arguing more with their partners because of concerns about money

    出自-2011年12月阅读原文

    Caught in the Web A few months ago, it wasn't unusual for 47-year-old Carla Toebe to spend 15 hours per day online

    出自-2010年6月阅读原文

    "I thought it would be useful for him to learn Chinese at an early age" Joseph Stocke, the managing director of a company, says of his 2-year old son.

    2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    "Staying with a native speaker is better for children than simply sitting in a classroom, " says Suzanne Flynn, a professor in language education of children.

    2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    As you make reading a regular part of your life, you'll make more connections, stay more focused and understand the text better.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    It is wise to take a day off to rest.

    2015年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    A 90-year-old has been awarded "woman of the year" for being Britain's oldest full-time employee-still working 40 hours a week.

    2019年高考英语全国卷2 语法填空 原文

    A baby's play is nothing more than a game.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读C 选项

    A bar graph has two axes and uses bars to show amounts.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    A better plan for sleep can help.

    2017年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    A birdwatcher, armed with a telescope, found the pet sitting desperately on a rock.

    2015年高考英语陕西卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    A boy on a bike caught my attention.

    2014年高考英语全国卷2 语法填空 原文

    A build-it-yourself solar still is one of the best ways to obtain drinking water in areas where the liquid is not readily available.

    2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    A California builder designed the structure of its houses smartly.

    2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    A cat's mom also brings home things to her children to help them practice hunting.

    2018年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文

    A century ago, the resource in question was oil.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    A child's day is filled with fascination, newness and wonder.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    A chimpanzee can't win an argument with a modern man, but it can tear the man apart like a rag doll.

    2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 任务型阅读 原文

    A city is the product of the human hand and mind, reflecting man's intelligence and creativity.

    2019年高考英语江苏卷 单项填空 原文

    A coach may read a sports story for its threat value: he may have to play that team next week.

    2015年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文

    A code uses symbols to replace words, phrases, or sentences.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    A coin is put into the cake, which signifies 预示 success in the new year for the person who receives it.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文

    A college classmate of mine, tim, was an excellent football player, even though he weighed much less than the average player.

    2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    A common memory they all have of their school days is the school uniform.

    2015年高考英语福建卷 单项填空 原文

    A company showed a new voice technology able to produce such a convincing human-sounding voice that it was able to speak to a receptionist.

    2019年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    A computer analysis blindly compared calls produced by mothers and chicks, ranking them by similarity.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    A cousin to the watched-pot wait is the forced wait.

    2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    A cup of coffee costs about three dollars and fifty cents, but the fun is free.

    2015年高考英语上海卷 听力 原文

    A decade of data breaches (数据侵入) of personal information has led to a situation where scammers can easily learn your mother's name, and far more.

    2019年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    A desk dictionary is medium-sized, generally containing over 170, 000 entries as well as extra features.

    2015年高考英语湖南卷 任务型读写 原文

    A desktop computer, screen, projector, and loudspeakers will be available.

    2019年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    A disaster can change everything in life.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读D 选项

    A dog's eating habit requires regular training before it is properly established.

    2019年高考英语天津卷 单项填空 原文

    A few daring survived, though, along with a few stay-in-the-cave types.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文

    A few hours before, I'd been at home in Hong gonk, with its choking smog.

    2015年高考英语全国卷1 语法填空 原文

    A few students hesitated to start.

    2016年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    A few times each year, an inspector arrived to look over the entire light station.

    2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    A free schedule of events for each term is available by calling the box office at 556-4183.

    2016年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    A friend in need is a friend indeed.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    A friend of mine owns an area of land in western victoria.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    A good first impression increases sales.

    2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    A good neighbor is also one who likes to help out in small ways.

    2018年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    A graph gives the reader a picture to interpret.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    A grasp of how to manage color in your spaces is one of the first steps to creating rooms you'll love to live in.

    2018年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    A great American, James Madison, referred to: "the capacity of mankind for self-government."

    2015年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    A great decline in young work force is likely to occur in China, for instance.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文

    A group of people sitting in the hall stopped talking and stared at us.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    A heavy rain ruined the dinner.

    2016年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    A home environment in blue can help people reduce food intake.

    2015年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读B 题设

    A housekeeper is to clean up the kitchen.

    2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 选项

    A kind of "green thinking " has become part of practices.

    2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    A kitemark scheme would be workable on a nationwide scale.

    2016年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项

    A latest study on the college job market showed that employers wanted to hire 22% fewer graduates this year than last.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 听力 原文

    A legend, also called a key, is a guide to the symbols and colors used in the graph.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    A line graph looks similar to a bar graph, but instead of bars, it plots points and connects them with a line.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    A list of references must be included.

    2019年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    A listener in China, Wang ming, who is about to get an engineering degree, wants to know how American college graduates find jobs.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 听力 原文

    A little time planning ahead can save a lot of work later on.

    2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 七选五 选项

    A local driving school has also offered him six free driving lessons.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 完形填空 原文

    A local farmer told them the dog sounded like one advertised as lost in the local paper.

    2019年高考英语全国卷2 完形填空 原文

    A lot of business is still done over the phone, and much of it is based on trust and existing relationships.

    2019年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    A lunchtime escape allows her to keep a boss from tapping her on the shoulder.

    2019年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    A machine with a specific purpose has another quality, one that we usually associate with living things: a wish to preserve its own existence.

    2017年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    A man owes his success to his family support.

    2018年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读A 选项

    A man should learn suitable ways to deal with life.

    2019年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 选项

    A man should try to satisfy people around him.

    2019年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 选项

    A man was free if he was self-controlled.

    2015年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    A month before my first marathon, one of my ankles was injured and this meant not running for two weeks, leaving me only two weeks to train.

    2018年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    A month before the marathon, the author made up his mind to run.

    2018年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读A 题设

    A multi-year drought (干旱) in south-east Brazil is becoming worse.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    A musher named Kaasen had to brave this storm.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文

    A neighborhood girl had bought a new bike.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读D 选项

    A neighborhood girl I'd played with millions of times appeared with the exact same basket fixed to her shiny, new bike that already had all the bells and whistles.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    A new collection of photos brings an unsuccessful antArctic voyage back to life.

    2016年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    A new commodity brings about a highly profitable, fast-growing industry, urging antitrust反垄断regulators to step in to check those who control its flow.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    A new report found 46 percent of meals are eaten alone in America.

    2019年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    A nurse who understands the healing (治愈) value of silence can use this understanding to assist in the care of patients from their own and from other cultures.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    A person's accent reflects his class.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 阅读D 选项

    A photography exhibition held by Han Media to celebrate its founding in New York city on April 24, featuring three emerging Chinese photographers; yingxi Michael Shi, Haiyin lin and liming Guan, whose works have appeared in publications such as Vogue.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 信息匹配 原文

    A pie graph might include a legend, or it might use icons or labels within each slice.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    A politician may read an account of his latest successful public meeting, not for its delayed reward, but very much as his wife reads an account of a party.

    2015年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文

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  • 英英释义

    Noun

    • 1. the blood group whose red cells carry the A antigen
    • 2. a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation
    • 3. any of several fat-soluble vitamins essential for normal vision; prevents night blindness or inflammation or dryness of the eyes
    • 4. one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose)
    • 5. (biochemistry) purine base found in DNA and RNA; pairs with thymine in DNA and with uracil in RNA
    • 6. the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites;

      "a typical household circuit carries 15 to 50 amps"

    • 7. the 1st letter of the Roman alphabet
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  • 行业词典

    • 医学

      atto阿〔托〕:10-18   arterial blood动脉血(用作下角标)   specific absorptivity比吸收率   activity (thermodynamic activity of a chemical species)〔化学物质热力〕效能   acceleration加速,加速度   〔前缀〕缺乏,缺少,无:在元音或h前,则用an   分离,分隔   离开,远离   

    • 法律

      抵押数   担保数   

    • 金融

      宣布股利以后当年额外的现金股利   

  • 常用俚语

    • on a bum
      在狂欢作乐的

      The kids are out on a bum at some school-sponsored dancing party.

      小伙子们都出去参加学校主办的舞会,在狂欢作乐呐。

    • choke a horse
      数量很大

      That bankroll would choke a horse.

      那笔钱大概是笔大数目吧。

    • on a hiding to nothing
      毫无成功或获胜的希塑

      l know they are on a hiding to nothing.

      我知道他们丝毫没有获胜的希望。

    • tiffled a
      酒醉的
      , 不过并没有出什么洋相。

      Mary got a little tiffled, but nothing really gross.

      玛丽媛点儿喝醉了

    • lift a finger
      (多用于否定句)精尽微力,给一点帮助

      Could anyone honestly say that we should have allowed Paris to be occupied and France defeated without lifting a finger?

      坦白讲,有谁能说我们应该眼看着巴黎沦陷,法囯被击败而袖手旁观?

      He never stirs a finger around house!

      他在家里从不动手出一点力!

    • a throw
      毎个,各个

      The meetings were 5 dollars a throw.

      那几次会议的参加费是毎人五块钱。

    • have a crush on somebody
      非常喜欢某人,狂热地爱上某人

      She has a crush on the new gym mistress.

      她非常喜欢新来的女体育老师。

    • once in a blue moon
      极为罕见地,难得有一次

      I do this only once in a blue moon.

      此事我只是极为偶然而为之。

      Once in a blue moon I have a little wine with dinner.

      我难得有一次在吃午饭时喝一点儿酒。

    • give somebody a blow
      呼唤(某人),向(某人)打招呼或行礼

      An old friend gave me a blow from the other side of the street.

      一位老朋友在街道对面朝我打招呼。

    • cop a tube
      作冲浪运动,冲浪

      Sam likes cop?ping a tube as it is full of excitement.

      山姆喜爱冲浪,因为它充满刺激。

    • go over like a lead balloon
      惨败

      The joke went over like a lead balloon.

      这笑话说得一点也不好笑。

      My appeal to his better nature went over like a lead balloon.

      我求他发发善心,结果是白费劲。

    • open a can of beans
      惹祸

      It was I who opened a can of beans.

      是我惹的祸。

      She was one of those people who like opening a can of beans.

      她就是那种喜欢惹祸的人。

    • leave a strip
      (驾驶高速汽车用语)急刹车,突然减速

      He tried to leave a strip the car, but it's in vain because the brakes would not hold.

      他想急刹车,可是却没刹住车,刹车失灵了。

    • carry a case
      (罪犯用语)交保后在外候审

      He carried a case on $1,000 bail.

      他交保1,000美元后在外候审。

    • take a chance
      冒险,投机

      We took a chance with weather when we were going on a walking tour.

      我们在去徒步旅行时是怀着侥幸心理的,希望天气可能会好。

    • kick up a fuss
      挑起事端,引起骚动,大吵大闹,大声抱怨

      I don't want his lawyer to kick up a fuss about this.

      我不想让他的律帅对此大动干戈。

    • in a big way
      很多,极端,非常

      I'm really interested in her in a big way.

      我的确对她非常感兴趣。

    • like a blue streak
      非常快地,很有效地

      He can read like a blue streak.

      他能飞快地阅读。

      The dog ran like a blue streak across the lawn.

      狗从草坪上飞奔而过。

    • not by a long shot
      远不,断然不,根本不,一点儿也不

      They couldn't solve the problem by a long shot.

      他们根本不可能解决这个问题。

      A: Have any cash? B: Not by a long shot.

      甲:有现钱吗?乙:一点儿也没有。

    • grab a handful of air
      (卡车司机用语)急刹车

      The trucker grabbed a handful of air suddenly on the cross street.

      卡车司机突然在十字路u口来了个急刹车。

    • enough to choke a horse
      极大程度上,大量地

      His ego is big enough to choke a horse.

      他极其自负。

      极大量的

      A: Does he have money? B: Enough to choke a horse.

      甲:他有钱吗?乙:(钱)多得很。

    • a tea
      最髙一级的人(尤指极富性感的年轻女子),极好的事物

      She's definitely a ten.

      她当然是一位绝色佳人。

      On a scale of one to ten,the pizza's a ten.

      按等级来说,这比萨饼是最高一级的。

    • over a barrel
      受制于人,处于不利地位,一筹莫展

      I knew enough about him that I had him over a barrel.

      我对他的底细一清二铯,所以我能把他完全控制在手中。

    • throw a fit
      大发脾气

      I knew you' d throw a fit when I told you.

      我就知道我一告诉你,你准会大发脾气。

    • in a state
      焦虑不安的,紧张的,心烦的

      She got home and found her husband in a state.

      她回家发现丈夫焦虑不安。

      凌乱的,不整洁的

      l'm afraid my room's in a state.

      恐怕我的房间里太乱。

      His clothes were in a state.

      他衣冠不整。

    • answer is a lemon
      [贬义词](给提问者的)答复是否定的

      A: " Has the new film received any praise?" B: "I could only say the answer is a lemon.

      甲: "对这部新影片有人说好吗?" 乙: "我只能说,回答是否定的。"

    • knock somebody for a loop
      把某人或某物击倒,痛击某人

      We knocked the villain for a loop.

      我们把那恶棍狠狠揍了一顿。

      使某人十分惊奇、诧异、剌激、非常快活

      The news of their marriage threw me for a loop.

      他俩结婚的消息让我十分诧异。

      I don't believe this climactic sequence doesn't knock you for a loop.

      我不相信这一连串的高潮都剌激不了你。

      Wouldn't that knock the boys for a loop?

      难道那还不能让那些孩子快活吗?

      使某人或某事陷入困境,使受到严重干扰

      The whole economy was thrown for a loop.

      整个经济陷入了困境。

      It must have knocked him for a loop,but he asked.

      这件事一定使他吃了大亏,但这是他自找的。

    • do a barber
      说许多话
    • in a cold sweat
      用作形容词&ad 冷汗一身的(地),胆战心惊的(地)

      I was in a cold sweat while they counted the ballots.

      在他们清点选票时,我是浑身冷汗。

      He stood there in a cold sweat, waiting for something to happen.

      他胆战心惊地站在那里,等待着怕出什么事。

    • get a hump on
      急速行进,迅速行动,赶紧,加快速度

      Get a hump on with that assignment,OK?

      赶快完成那个任务,行吗?

    • under a cloud
      失宠的,受怀疑的,名誉扫地的

      He has been somewhat under a cloud since they found the corpse in his closet.

      自从他们在他的壁橱里找到那具尸体之后,他就一直受到怀疑。

    • jack loves a fight
      当水手的爱打架。
    • not worth a damn
      没价值的,没用的,没意义的

      This pen is not worth a damn.

      这支钢笔没用了。

    • take a back seat
      屈居人下,甘拜下风

      He said he wouldn' t take a back seat to anybody, but the President himself.

      他说除了总统本人之外,他对谁都不买账。

    • bet london to a brick
      有绝对把握,确信,肯定

      You can bet London to a brick that it'll rain tomorrow.

      你可以确信明天会下雨。

    • a look see
      瞧,查看,巡查,调查

      Take a look-see at this one and see if you like it.

      你瞧一瞧这个,看看喜不喜欢。

      I took a long look-see through my binoculars.

      我用望远镜远远地看了一下。

    • do a bunk
      逃走

      They cast their arms to the ground. and did a bunk.

      他们把武器扔在地上,逃走了。

    • man with a paper ass
      (黑人用语)无足轻重的人,不值得重视的人

      He seems like a man with a paper ass to me; don't pay him any attention.

      在我看来,他没有什么了不起的,你不必理会他。

    • with a purple passion
      非常热烈地,十分热情地

      They greeted the notion with a purple passion.

      他们热情万分地赞赏这一想法。

    • bitch of a somebody
      非常难应付的、不好对付的人(或事)

      What a bitch of a day!

      多么难熬的一天!

      This is a bitch of a job.

      这是件很不好办的事。

      He is really a bitch of a boss.

      他真是个难侍候的老板。

    • have a captain
      瞧,看

      Have a captain at this!

      瞧瞧这个!

    • not worth a plugged nickel
      没价值的,没什么用处的,不起什么作用的

      His word isn't worth a plugged nickel.

      他的话一钱不值。

      Mary isn't worth a plugged nickel at baseball.

      玛丽在棒球方面是无用武之地的。

    • do a fair lick
      快速奔跑
    • swaltow a watermeton seed
      怀孕

      Did you hear that Pamela Wall swaltowed a watermeton seed?

      你听说了吗,帕梅拉·沃尔有喜了?

    • cop a squat
      坐下

      Hey, man ! Come in and cop a squat.

      嗨,老兄!进来坐坐。

    • fight a bottle
      猛喝酒(尤指过量狂饮)

      He fought a bottle all evening after he was told that his girlfriend would be married to another young man.

      他得知他的女友将与另一青年人结婚的消息后,他猛喝了一晚上的酒。

    • make a monkey of
      使出丑,要弄,愚弄

      I suddenly realized that I had been made a monkey out of by my opponents.

      我突然意识到我被我的那些对手给耍了。

    • make a cleanup
      获得暴利

      He made a cleanup in the stock market.

      他在股票市场赚了很大一笔钱。

    • win in a walk
      轻易成功,意在必胜

      He can win in a walk in medicine.

      他能在医学方面轻而易举地获得成功。

    • mean as a louse
      吝啬到极点

      He's as mean as a louse with money matters.

      他在金钱问题上吝啬到了极点。

    • shake a leg
      (常用于祈使句)赶快,赶紧,加快速度

      Shake a leg there! We'll never finish if you don't hurry up.

      加快一点吧!要是你们不抓紧,我们就完不成了。

      She told me to shake a leg,so I hurried the best I could.

      她叫我加快速度,所以我就拼命地赶。

      跳舞

      Let's shake a leg. The music's great.

      咱们去跳舞吧。 这音乐很棒。

    • not a bean
      毫无,一点没有(尤指钱)

      He didn't make a bean out of it.

      他没有从中得到一个子儿。

    • make a pitch
      强烈主张,为…作宣传

      He'll make a pitch for solar energy.

      他将竭力为利用太阳能作宣传。

    • stick out like a sore thumb
      显得非常突出

      Do you think I would stick out like a sure thumb at the party if I wore this coat?

      如果我穿这件上装, 你看我在宴会上会抢眼吗?

    • tie a bag on
      狂饮,喝醉

      You still tie a bag on now and again.

      你还是常常喝得醉醺醺的;

      Davy had just one more drink, and then he got a hag on.

      戴维只多喝了一杯,后来就醉了。

    • not able to hold a candle to
      无法与…相比或媲美

      The cake from the bakery is not able to hold a candle to the one that Grandmonther made.

      店里买来的蛋糕跟奶奶做的无法相比。

    • take a flyer
      冒险、投机、贸然尝试(某事),(在某事物上)孤注一掷(尤指在金钱方面)

      He takes a flier iI polilics.

      他贸然尝试从政。

      KeIt was very reckless wheI he took a flyer oI that airliIe stock.

      肯特在投机买卖航空业证券时是十分不顾及风险的。

      I don't believe you, but what the hell, I'll take a flyer.

      我不相信你的话,反正啊,我要豁出去了。

    • have a bone to pick with
      同…有争端'对…有理由怀恨,抱怨(某人或某嚷物)

      They had a bone to pick with neighbouring villages.

      他们与邻村曾布过争端端。

      The ambassador had a bone to pick with the student demonstrations.

      大使就学生示威一事提出抗议。

    • crazy as a loon
      精神错乱的

      He would be crazy as a loon to set fire to the house.

      要放火烧房子,他大概是发疯了。

    • hang a louie
      向左转

      You have to hang a louie at the "stop" sign.

      你必须在那"停"字标牌那儿向左转。

    • drop a bundle
      损失一大笔钱(尤指输于赌博)

      She went to play the slot machines and dropped a bundle.

      她去玩吃角子老虎机,结果输了一大笔钱。

    • a nigger in the woodpile
      潜伏着起破坏作用的东西或人,潜在的障碍,隐患,可疑的情况,不可告人的目的

      Without removing the nigger in the fence,there is no prospect of success.

      不消除隐患是不会有希望成功的。

    • put a move on
      (向女性)勾引,调情,求欢

      He stopped everything to put a move on that Russian woman.

      他把手头的事情都放下来,去向那个俄国女人调情。

    • sell somebody a gotdbrick
      诈骗某人

      That salesman tried to sell me a gotdbrick, but I just walked out on him.

      那个推销员竭力想哄骗我,但我只是走开没理他。

    • cough and a spit
      [戏剧用语]很小的角色(指台词极少甚至咳嗽一声就下台的角色〉

      He played a cough and a spit in this show.

      他在这出戏里演了个很不起眼的小角色。

    • with a bang
      以十分艳丽或令人振奋的方式,很神气地,非常成功地

      The party started off with a bang.

      晚会是以十分振奋人心的方式开幕的。

      The thing succeeded with a bang.

      事情大获成功。

    • swear like a trooper
      破口大骂

      Mrs. Wilson was known to swear like a trooper on occasion.

      威尔逊太太有时会破口大骂是出了 名的。

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