翻译
  • 简明词典(词霸)
  • 柯林斯词典
  • 牛津词典
  • adult

    高中/CET4/CET6/考研/IELTS

    • [ˈædʌlt]
    • [əˈdʌlt]

    释义

    • 常用
    • 高考讲解
    • n.
      成年人; 成年动物
    • adj.
      成年的; 成熟的; (因涉及色情或暴力)仅限于成人的
  • 词态变化

    • 复数: adults;
  • 实用场景例句

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    • 成熟的
    • 成年人的
    • 成年的

    Children unaccompanied by an adult will not be admitted.

    儿童无成年人陪伴着不准入场.

    《简明英汉词典》

    The bear was a fully grown adult.

    那只熊已完全发育成熟.

    《简明英汉词典》

    He has a very adult manner although he's only 12.

    虽然他只有十二岁,他举止却很像大人。

    《现代英汉综合大词典》

    Empathy for the criminal's childhood misery does not imply exoneration of the crimes he committed as an adult.

    对罪犯悲惨的童年表示怜悯不等于可以免除他长大成人后所犯的罪.

    《简明英汉词典》

    The boy has reached an adult age and ought to be earning his own living.

    这孩子已经(到了)成年,应该自食其力了.

    《现代汉英综合大词典》

    Anyone over eighteen years of age counts as adult.

    凡是超过18岁的都算成年人.

    《简明英汉词典》

    Johnny cries whenever he must say hello to an adult; he is afraid of his own shadow.

    约翰尼在跟大人打招呼时就哭, 他胆小极了.

    《简明英汉词典》

    We should do our best to develop the adult education.

    我们应当努力发展成人教育.

    《简明英汉词典》

    He is adult in behaviour.

    从行为上看,他已成熟了.

    《简明英汉词典》

    The habit continued into adult life.

    这习惯到了成年还保留着.

    《现代英汉综合大词典》

    Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    儿童必须要有大人陪同。

    《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    It is important that an adolescent boy should have an adult in whom he can confide.

    关键是,青春期的男孩身边应该有一个可以交心的成年人。

    柯林斯例句

    We were very adult about it. We discussed it rationally over a drink.

    在这件事上我们表现得很成熟。我们一边喝酒一边心平气和地谈了谈。

    柯林斯例句

    Eventually your child will leave home to lead her own life as a fully independent adult, but in the meantime she relies on your support.

    你的孩子最终将长大成人,完全独立,离开家过自己的生活,不过在此期间她会靠你帮助。

    柯林斯例句

    Which adult in these children's lives will provide the nurturing they need?

    这些孩子生活中的哪个成人会为他们提供所需的养育呢?

    柯林斯例句

    Children do not use inflections such as are used in mature adult speech.

    孩子们说话时的语调不像成年人那样抑扬顿挫。

    柯林斯例句

    I came into adult life clueless about a lot of things that most people take for granted.

    我已成年,却对许多大部分人认为理所当然的事情一窍不通。

    柯林斯例句

    As an adult, you can assess the situation realistically.

    作为一个成年人,你能现实地评估局势。

    柯林斯例句

    Eventually your child will leave home to lead her own life as a fully independent adult.

    最后,你的孩子会离开家,作为一个完全独立的成年人过她自己的生活。

    柯林斯例句

    She is taller than I imagined, more adult, more intense.

    她比我想象的更高、更成熟、更热切。

    柯林斯例句

    They're separated from the adult inmates.

    他们同成年犯分开关押。

    柯林斯例句

    The pupae remain dormant in the soil until they emerge as adult moths in the winter.

    蛹蛰伏在土壤中,直到冬天它们才蜕变成蛾子飞出来。

    柯林斯例句

    All adult dogs are routinely wormed at least every six months.

    所有的成年狗至少每半年要例行打一次虫。

    柯林斯例句

    The adult to child ratio is 1 to 6.

    成人与儿童的比例为1比6。

    柯林斯例句

    All adult males will be liable for conscription.

    所有成年男子都有义务应征入伍。

    柯林斯例句

    Becoming a father signified that he was now an adult.

    当了父亲意味着他已是个成年人了。

    柯林斯例句

    收起实用场景例句
  • 真题例句

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    She studied the smoking patterns of adult smokers.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    By studying about 700 adult smokers, she found out that her mom quit the right way—by stopping abruptly and completely.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    [The most recent of these studies, published in The Journal of Applied Gerontology, surveyed 150 Connecticut residents of assisted living, nursing homes and smaller residential care homes ( ' , known in some states as board and care homes or adult care homes).

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Whether you can successfully change your personality as an adult is the subject of a longstanding psychological debate.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    The study, which followed more than 2,000 healthy adults between the ages of 18 and 60, found that certain mental functions—including measures of abstract reasoning, mental speed and puzzle-solving—started to dull as early as age 27.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    The study included healthy, educated adults who took standard tests of memory, reasoning and perception at the outset and at some point over the next seven years.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    The results do not mean that young adults need to start worrying about their memories.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Patterns of childhood eating can be hard to break when we're adults, which may mean that kids of depressed moms end up dying younger.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Older adults, especially those with limited mobility or difficulty driving on their own, are one of the classic use-cases for driverless cars.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    And that the characteristics adult children look for when they begin the search are not necessarily the things that make a difference to the people who are going to move in.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    We are at a point where in much of the developed world the vast majority of young people grew up playing video games, and an increasingly high percentage of adults play these video games too, Werbach says.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    They found that the majority of both kids and adults opted for a half-sized portion when combined with a prize.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Neither children nor adults could resist the temptation of a free toy.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Most kids and adults would choose a smaller meal that came with a non-food item.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Most kids and adults don't actually feel hungry when they eat half of their meal.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Even more interesting is that the promise of a future reward was enough to make adults choose the smaller portion.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Eating a smaller portion of food does good to the health of kids and adults alike.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Both kids and adults felt satisfied with only half of their meal portions.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Adults chose the smaller portion on the mere promise of a future award.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Yet moments like this one are just the kind of intense absorption and pleasure adults spend the rest of their lives seeking.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    What distinguishes children from adults is their strong ability to derive joy from what they are doing.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    The thing that sets children apart from adults is not their ignorance, nor their lack of skills.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    Adults tend to talk about learning as if it were medicine: unpleasant, but necessary and good for you.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    Adults do not consider children's feelings when it comes to education.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    A child's ability to become deeply absorbed in something, and derive intense pleasure from that absorption, is something adults spend the rest of their lives trying to return to.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    It is reported that 49 million Americans are unsure of where they will find their next meal What's most surprising is that 36% of them live in households where at least one adult is working.

    出自-2012年6月阅读原文

    But by senior year, two-thirds have moved up to physics," says Gilbert "Our kids are coming to school in part because they know there are adults here who know them and care for them.

    出自-2012年6月阅读原文

    The more healthy an older adult is, the more they sleep like they did when they were younger.

    出自-2011年6月阅读原文

    The popular notion that older people need less sleep than younger adults is a myth, scientists said yesterday.

    出自-2011年6月阅读原文

    Our data suggests that older adults would benefit from continuing to get as much sleep as they did in their 30s

    出自-2011年6月阅读原文

    The new CNS Spectrums study was based on results of a nationwide telephone survey of more than 2,500 adults.

    出自-2010年6月阅读原文

    When people care for an elderly relative, they often do not use available community services such as adult daycare centers.

    出自-2011年6月听力原文

    If the caregivers are adult children, they are more likely to use such services, especially because they often have jobs and other responsibilities

    出自-2011年6月听力原文

    On the other hand, they may want to live with their adult children.

    出自-2011年6月听力原文

    Why are adult children more likely to use community services to help care for elderly parents

    出自-2011年6月听力原文

    Adult day-care centers are easily accessible.

    出自-2011年6月听力原文

    Studies show that for adults there is no danger, but children can develop loss of vision if they have glasses inappropriate for their eyes.

    出自-2011年6月听力原文

    It will gradually weaken the eyes of adults

    出自-2011年6月听力原文

    Economic factors seem to explain less of why young adult women are increasingly likely to live at home.

    2019年6月四级真题(第二套)阅读 Section B

    If not cultivated, it will not survive: "Childhood curiosity is a collaboration between child and adult."

    2017年12月四级真题(第二套)阅读 Section B

    The most recent of these studies, published in The Journal of Applied Gerontology, surveyed 150 Connecticut residents of assisted living, nursing homes and smaller residential care homes known in some states as board and care homes or adult care homes.

    2016年6月四级真题(第三套)阅读 Section B

    While cereal remains a firm favourite among breakfast consumers in the UK and US, a recent investigation into the sugar content of "adult" breakfast cereals found that some cereals contain more than three-quarters of the recommended daily amount of free s

    2019年12月四级真题(第三套)阅读 Section B

    Working-class parents teach their children to be obedient and show respect to adults.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    They are taught to be compliant and respectful to adults.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    Now, a new study that began with about 1,000 children in New Zealand has tracked how a child’s low self-control can predict poor health, money troubles and even a criminal record in their adult years.

    出自-2016年6月听力原文

    A new study has failed to find any conclusive evidence that lifestyle changes can prevent cognitive decline in older adults.

    出自-2016年6月听力原文

    Stress is also starting earlier in life, with some data suggesting that today's teens are even more stressed than adults.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    And in 2010, the researchers reported that children aged 12 to 17 saw more athlete-endorsed food and beverage brand commercials than adults.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    To make matters worse, these schools are ill-equipped to graduate these students— young adults who face specific challenges and obstacles.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    So what factors, at the community level, do predict if poor children will move up the economic ladder as adults? What explains, for instance, why the Salt Lake City metro area is one of the 100 largest metropolitan areas most likely to lift the fortunes of the poor and the Atlanta metro area is one of the least likely?Harvard economist Raj Chetty has pointed to economic and racial segregation, community density, the size of a community's middle class, the quality of schools, community religiosity, and family structure, which he calls the single strongest correlate of upward mobility.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    More than a decade ago, cognitive scientists John Bransford and Daniel Schwartz, both then at Vanderbilt University, found that what distinguished young adults from children was not the ability to retain facts or apply prior knowledge to a new situation but a quality they called preparation for future learning.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    For example, the shortage of young adults is likely to make countries more reluctant to commit the few they have to military service.

    出自-2010年12月阅读原文

    Countries that have a shortage of young adults will be less willing to commit them to military service

    出自-2010年12月阅读原文

    Each group consisted of around 120 adults of similar age and education, and the test assessed their language skills.

    出自-2010年6月阅读原文

    MS is the biggest crippler of young adults.

    出自-2013年12月听力原文

    It is the biggest crippler of young adults

    出自-2013年12月听力原文

    Then Michael, the eldest of her four adult children suggested they move in with his family.

    出自-2012年12月听力原文

    The Polytechnic is all adults and mostly preparation for exams like the Cambridge certificates.

    出自-2010年6月听力原文

    "I’ve seen very expensive protein supplements that claim to be high quality but they might not really be beneficial for the average healthy adult," she says.

    2019年12月六级真题(第二套)阅读 Section B

    At around age 60, "muscles really start to break down," says Kathryn Starr, an aging researcher, "and because of that, the protein needs of an older adult actually increase.

    2019年12月六级真题(第二套)阅读 Section B

    Experts believe there is a relationship between adult abuse of legitimate medicines and the drug culture that has swept our country.

    2017年12月六级真题(第二套)听力 Section C

    government's recommended daily allowanceRD for the average adult is 50 to 60 gram of protein a day.

    2019年12月六级真题(第二套)阅读 Section B

    It's just that suddenly at university you are expected to behave like an adult.

    2019年6月六级真题(第一套)听力 Section A

    Now, a new study that began with about 1,000 children in New Zealand has tracked how a child's low self-control can predict poor health, money troubles and even a criminal record in their adult years.

    2016年6月六级真题(第一套)听力 Section C

    She may have observed the adult moth just as it emerged from its pupa.

    2018年12月六级真题(第二套)阅读 Section B

    Such wariness is well founded: statistics show, for example, that a teenage driver with a same-age passenger in the car is at higher risk of a fatal crash than an adolescent driving alone or with an adult.

    2018年6月六级真题(第二套)阅读 Section B

    Terrie Moffitt's paper on "The link Between Childhood Self-control and Adult Status Decades Later" is published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

    2016年6月六级真题(第一套)听力 Section C

    The adult observers were able to reliably discern an assortment of emotions on the babies faces.

    2019年12月六级真题(第一套)听力 Section C

    Adults understand what it feels like to be flooded with objects.

    2018年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Any child must be accompanied by at least one paying adult.

    2015年高考英语福建卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项

    Babies need a lot of rest: most of them sleep about 18 hours a day! adults need about eight hours.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    But it can be taught to children and developed in adults.

    2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Changing levels of body chemicals called hormones not only make teenagers' bodies develop adult characteristics, but also make it hard for teenagers to fall asleep before 11 pm.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Competent adults know more about love than work.

    2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项

    Confidence grows more rapidly in adults.

    2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 选项

    During those six months of hospitalizations, Becky, 12 at the time, adjusted to other adults being in the house when she returned from school.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Emotional health is essential to a wonderful adult life.

    2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项

    Having your grandchildren far away is hard, especially knowing your adult child is struggling, but giving up the life you know may be harder.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    He finds that if babies aged 18 months see an unrelated adult with hands full trying to open a door, almost all will immediately try to help.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    However, greater parental involvement does not necessarily indicate that parents are failing to let go of their "adult" children.

    2015年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    However, now they are becoming an extended period of adolescence, during which many of today's students and are not shouldered with adult responsibilities.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Instead of promoting the idea of college as a passage from the shelter of the family to autonomy and adult responsibility, universities have given in to the idea that they should provide the same environment as that of the home.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Jenny Mosley's quality circle time model involves setting up an on-going, timetable process of circle-meeting for adults and children.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Know how to offer help to adults.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    Learn how to deal with people now, because when you're an adult, you don't get to choose your boss or your co-workers, so learn how to respect them now.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(10月) 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    Maxime's early entry into the adult world with its responsibilities gave her the determination to ensure that her kids would not end up in Waterhouse's roundabout of poverty.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Moreover, the tendency for universities to monitor and shape student behavior runs up against another characteristic of young adults: the response to being controlled by their elders.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Most of his adult life has been a losing struggle against debt and misfortune.

    2019年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Most of us observed much more as children than we do as adults.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Perhaps evolution provided human babies with curiosity and a natural drive to explain their worlds, and adult scientists simply make use of the same drive that served them as children.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The annual death rate for adult condors has dropped from 38% in 2000 to 5%.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The changes of adult children's behavior.

    2015年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 选项

    The college years are supposed to be a time for important growth in autonomy and the development of adult identity.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    The link between what the men had done as boys and how they turned out as adults was surprisingly sharp.

    2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The most competent adults are those who know how to do this.

    2016年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The same cognitive systems that make young children feel good about feel good about figuring something out may have been adopted by adult scientists.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The same is true of the young adults going to college.

    2014年高考英语全国卷1 完形填空 原文

    These activities are regulated by flexible rules adapted from standardized sport rules and are set up by the children or by an involved adult.

    2015年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读表达 原文

    These advertise the presence of chicks to adults; they might also encourage our chick to start calling as well.

    2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Third, youth-sport programs are critical for the learning of motor skills, these motor skills serve as a foundation for future national sport stars and recreational adult-sport participants.

    2015年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读表达 原文

    To sum up, The Curse of the Were-Rabbit is an amazing film which is suitable for both children and adults.

    2015年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Trust adults with their hands full.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    While it is easy to ignore in our contact with them the effect of our acts upon their disposition, it is not so easy as in dealing with adults.

    出自-2009年考研翻译原文

    These groups mainly rely for instilling needed dispositions into the young upon the same sort of association which keeps the adults loyal to their group.

    出自-2009年考研翻译原文

    It’s hard to imagine that many people are dumb enough to want children just because Reese and Angelina make it look so glamorous: most adults understand that a baby is not a haircut.

    出自-2011年考研阅读原文

    An adult with a Bmi of 18 to 25 is often considered to be normal weight.

    2014年考研真题(英语二)完形填空 Section Ⅰ

    Pretty in pink: adult women do not remember being so obsessed with the colour, yet it is pervasive in our young girls' lives.

    2012年考研真题(英语二)阅读理解 Section Ⅱ

    sixty toddlers were each introduced to an adult tester holding a plastic container.

    2018年考研真题(英语一)完形填空 Section Ⅰ

    They housed eight adult rats with two types of robotic rat- one social and one asocial - for 5 our days.

    2020年考研真题(英语二)阅读理解 Section Ⅱ

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  • 英英释义

    Noun

    • 1. a fully developed person from maturity onward
    • 2. any mature animal

    Adjective

    • 1. (of animals) fully developed;

      "an adult animal"

      "a grown woman"

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  • 同义词辨析

    adult, grown-up, mature

    这些形容词均有"成年的,成熟的"之意。

    • adult:一般指生理上的童年期已结束,达到法定年龄。
    • grown-up:多用于口语,含义与adult基本相同,但更侧重脱离儿童阶段,已成大人,与childish意思相反。
    • mature:用于生物时,指完全长好了。用于人时,指达到了生命的黄金时期,但所暗示的青少年和成年之间的界限不明显。
  • 同义词

    adj.成年的;成熟的

    ofagedevelopedmaturegrown-upfull-grown

    其他释义

    full-growngrown-upbigagematureof

  • 反义词

    adj.成年的;成年人的;成熟的

    puerileimmaturejuvenileadolescentchildish

    其他释义

    childnonagechildlike

  • 行业词典

    • 动物学

      成体   

    • 医学

      成年的,已成人的,已成熟的   成体,成虫   

    • 昆虫学

      成虫   成螨   成蜱   成蟲   成蟎   

    • 法律

      成年人   

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