- adv.早已，已经; 先前;
He was already asleep in the bed, which smelled faintly of mildew.
There is already a high level of environmental contamination.
These commitments have already been breached.
It's best to send the heavy cases ahead so that they'll be there already when we arrive.
Have you finished your composition already? You are very speedy.
你已经写完作文了 吧 ?你动作真快.
He had already left when I called.
She scorned the view that inflation was already beaten.
I take it for granted that they have arrived there already.
My new neighbor moved in last weekend and already we're on speaking terms.
He's already finished with that item of innovation and is now flying at higher game.
She has already gained some experience in teaching.
The job's quite a sweat; I'm exhausted already.
Every case he had was already stuffed with clothes.
The police are suspicious of his alibi because he already has a record.
I've already sent on my luggage.
She had already had a large hand in the matter.
We have made inroads into our painting job; we finished the kitchen already.
It is already five past eight but only ten office workers have signed in.
Production has already been put on the right track.
The work is already complete inmanuscript.
He already has three demerits on his record.
The crisis has been already brought on.
He is already assured of the job and his interview is a mere formality.
The workpiece is already on the lathe.
She had already mixed the stuffing for the dumplings.
I thought she was still in Dalian; I never dreamt that she had already left.
Many villagers believe that the tree has already claimed a number of victims.
I've heard that news already.
Your identity has been formed; you've built up your resources; and now you have the chance to take the big risks precisely because your foundation is already secure.
In fact, I’d like to relive a period I’ve already lived: the 1960s—I was in my twenties, and everything was being renewed.
Some robots are already programmed with basic human values.
Some famous companies are already using gamification and more are trying to do the same.
However, we have already reached temperatures that are inlinewith other minimum-ice periods, so continued warming is likely not natural.
But there are a few pilot schools already making the transition（过渡）over to digital books.
It uses the experience of someone who already went through the class to help improve your reading (how much you trust each notation is obviously up to you)
Textbook versions are constantly updated, motivating publishers by minimizing production costs (the big ones like McGraw-Hill are already on board).
Among them: Density restrictions: licenses to sell alcohol aren't handed out unplanned to all comers but are allotted（分配）based on the number of places in an area that already sell alcohol
There are already too many stores selling alcohol.
The privacy issue has already landed Facebook in hot water in Washington.
businesses and governments are already dealing with the impact this increase will have on everything from food and water to infrastructure (基础设施) and jobs.
From this perspective, people are born essentially like undeveloped photographs: The image is already captured, but the way it eventually appears can vary based on the development process.
So someone leaving university who already has the skills needed to work in an industrial lab has far more potential in the job market than someone who has spent all their time on a narrow research project
So in the broadest sense, the greenest home is the one that has already been built.
You've already furnished your apartment?
Already there are many alternative fuel vehicles on the market, powered by anything from solar power to natural gas.
The man is already fed up with playing the piano
Roberts found that the presence of an audience facilitates what you already know how to do
But if you don't already know how to do something, you will probably make some mistakes and you will make mistakes for a longer time if you have an audience
When you already know how to do something.
Although no form of matter yet discovered moves as fast as or faster than light, scientific experiments have already confirmed that accelerated motion causes a traveler's time to be stretched.
Some climate impacts may already be discernible.
Some authoritative analysts doubt that the secretary would get better deals than private insurers already get.
BSkyB, Britain's biggest satellite-television service, already provides 9 million customers with interactive ads.
The US has already lost more than a third of the native languages that existed before European colonisation, and the remaining 192 are classed by UNESCO as ranging between unsafe and extinct.
With sufficient will in Downing Street this would have been done already.
The ubiquitous ( ' , 无所不在的 ) battery has already come a long way, of course.
Some of the ventures focus on the Antarctic resources that are already up for grabs, like abundant sea life.
Parliament has in fact already authorised the government to tame the tobacco trade.
Having already enabled a communications revolution, the battery is now poised to transform just about everything else.
Companies have already won part of the battle, having driven tech into every part of our lives, tracking our steps and our very heartbeats.
But an array of countries are rushing to assert greater influence here, with an eye not just towards the day those protective treaties expire, but also for the strategic and commercial opportunities that already exist.
At least three Russian stations are already operating in Antarctica, part of its effort to challenge the dominance of the American GPS, and new stations are planned for sites like the Russian base, in the shadow of the Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity.
This one was chosen because it echoed the labels of groups, such as Italian Americans and Irish Americans, that had already been freed of widespread discrimination.
The shift, little noticed outside the medical establishment but already controversial inside it, suggests that doctors are starting to redefine their roles, from being concerned exclusively about individual patients to exerting influence on how healthcare dollars are spent.
Tapping into how we already see ourselves is crucial.
It may add to doctors' already heavy workloads.
If the employees were already aware of their deficiencies before the evaluation period, however, they may be unable or unwilling to correct them.
By now everything else is already set
Young Americans already face a bleak labor market that cannot instill (注入) confidence about having children.
Teachers consider learning two languages to be too43for children from poor families, believing that the children are already burdened by their home situations
Why would anyone make their work more difficult than it already is?
In Aisle 34 is precut plastic flooring, the glue already in place.
Students already have laptops and cell phones, of course, but the newest devices can take class distractions to a new level
At the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, iPhones might already have been everywhere, if AT&T.content>Some experts say that the rain forest is already at the
In a sense, we are already getting a glimpse of what's to come.
I was hoping to say "journalist," but researchers are already developing software that can gather facts and write a news story.
Such programs can be expensive, of course, but cheap compared with the millions already invested in scholarships and grants for kids who have little chance to graduate without special support.
That issue is already decided
In many countries immigrants have been filling such gaps in the labour force as have already emerged (and remember that the real shortage is still around ten years off).
Public opinion polls show that people in most rich countries already think that immigration is too high
Their work is already starting to reveal how the "Obama effect" is changing people's views and behaviour.
Already it is known that bones, muscles and nerves develop faster in baby girls.
He has already reached the retirement age.
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
Already this year, 115 measles cases have been reported in the USA, compared with 189 for all of last year.
2017年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Already well over 400 of the total of 6, 800 languages are close to extinction, with only a few elderly speakers left.
2018年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
As you may know already, it's a required meeting once a week.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文
By the time they started secondary school—at age 11—children were already far more aware of their image online and felt under huge pressure to ensure their posts were popular, the report found.
2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Engineering graduates were more likely to have started their job search already, and to have accepted a job.
2016年高考英语全国卷1 听力 原文
Even as late as 1870 when their numbers had already become smaller, a flock believed to be 1 mile wide and 320 miles about 515 kilometers long was seen near cincinnati.
2014年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
He was already looking forward to practicing the new music.
2015年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文
However, our fascination with the latest, and our under valuation of what has already become common, can, and has, led us in all sorts of wrong directions.
2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
I need to hand in a sales report next Monday, and it's already Wednesday today.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（10月） 听力 原文
If I have a "new idea", I now quickly look to see whether somebody else has already thought of it, or something similar—and I then compare what I think with what others have thought.
2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 任务型阅读 原文
If you are already making the time to exercise, it is good indeed! with such busy lives, it can be hard to try and find the time to work out.
2018年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 七选五 原文
In Peru, local farmers around a mountain with a glacier that has already fallen victim to climate change have begun painting the entire mountain peak white in the hope that the added reflectiveness will restore the life-giving ice.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
It also doesn't require a new type of technology that people aren't already familiar with.
2019年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
It had already been placed in a carrier for safety.
2017年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
It's already a big bank of many minds.
2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
Larry told her that he had already put out the fire and she should not move in case she injured her neck.
2016年高考英语全国卷1 完形填空 原文
Publishers already in business, people who were owners of successful papers, had little desire to change the tradition.
2019年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Thanks! but I already have one.
2019年高考英语全国卷I 听力 原文
The convenience even leads fewer people to take public transport——an unwelcome side effect researchers have already found in ride- hailing services.
2018年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
The director, with whom Jack shared a dorm-room in the film academy, has already make four films.
2015年高考英语湖北卷 句子填空 原文
The government has already permitted the company to use special materials to make it easier for the vehicle to fly.
2017年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
The loss of shade trees is already causing a slight change in the world's climate, and studies show that loss of oxygen-giving trees also leads to air pollution and global warming.
2015年高考英语陕西卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
The moments when I think cooking is a pain are when I'm already hungry and there is nothing ready to eat.
2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 七选五 原文
The professor was delighted to find that two thirds of the project had already been finished by the students independently.
2015年高考英语湖北卷 句子填空 原文
The study found that 7% of workers had already downshifted.
2015年高考英语上海卷 听力 原文
They have potential applications in everything from education to health care and are already finding their way into some of these spaces.
2015年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
We can observe that artificial intelligence has already made an impact on our lives in many ways.
2019年高考英语天津卷 单项填空 原文
When harvest came around, he was already selling herbs, vegetables and cotton in the market which people from the towns met regularly.
2015年高考英语广东卷 语法填空 原文
Most leading retailers have already tried e-commerce, with limited success, and expansion aboard.
The company seems to have concluded that its reputation in Vermont is already so damaged that it has noting left to lose by going to war with the state.
Politicians have repeatedly “backloaded” public-sector pay deals, keeping the pay increases modest but adding to holidays and especially pensions that are already generous.
Little reward accompanies duplication and confirmation of what is already known and believed.
Which may be what the Times is doing already.
In other words, if you’re going to make a print product, make it for the people who are already obsessed with it.
With Britain voting to leave the European Union, and GDP already predicted to slow as a result, it is now a timely moment to assess what he was referring to.
1. prior to a specified or implied time;
"she has already graduated"
almost 几乎, 差不多
also 也, 同样
altogether 完全地, 总而言之;总之;总共
al全部+together共同, 一起→adv.完全地, 总而言之;总之;总共
although 虽然, 尽管