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

    高中/CET4/CET6

    • [əˈraʊnd]
    • [əˈraʊnd]

    释义

    • 常用
    • 高考讲解
    • adv.
      大约; 旋转; 到处,四处; 在周围;
    • prep.
      围绕; 在附近; 前后,左右; 在…周围;

    大小写变形:Around

  • 实用场景例句

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    • 旋转
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    • 围绕
    • 在附近
    • 前后
    • 左右
    • 在…周围

    You shouldn't fool around with dangerous chemicals.

    你不应该玩弄危险的化学品.

    ——《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》

    The workers are reluctant to be ordered around by the employers.

    工人们不愿被雇主们差来遣去地随便使唤.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    What are you burrowing around in my drawer for?

    你在我抽屉里乱翻 什么 ?

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Bored youths hang around outside looking for trouble.

    百无聊赖的年轻人在外面到处寻衅滋事.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The mother was taken to court for kicking the children around.

    那位母亲因虐待孩子被送交法院.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The rope had twisted itself around the wheel, stopping the motor.

    绳子把轮子缠住, 电动机就不转了.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    She handed around bananas and sugar and invited us to eat.

    她端出香蕉和糖果请我们吃.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The students clustered around the old soldiers to hear the story.

    学生们围着老战士听故事.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Their society was built around a belief in God.

    他们的社会建立在信仰上帝的基础上.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The wind has worked around to the east.

    风向已逐渐转东.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Stop playing around and get on with the job.

    别胡闹了,接着工作吧.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Looking around, I could see no sign of life.

    四处环顾后, 我看不出有生命的迹象.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The youth club leader was unpopular with the young people because he was always flinging his weight around.

    青年俱乐部的领导人总爱发号施令,所以不受青年人的欢迎.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    He kicked around a good deal before settling down.

    他在定居前一直在东奔西走.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Our new neighbor is always flinging his money around , with his color television and his new car every year.

    我们的新邻居为了摆阔气总是乱花钱,每年买一台彩色电视和一辆新车.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The idea of flight had been kicking around for centuries before man actually achieved it.

    在人们真正能上天飞行之前,飞行这种想法早已存在数百年了.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    May we see around the house?

    我们可以参观一下这所房子 吗 ?

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    They spent an hour mooching around the shops.

    他们花了一个小时逛商店.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    She always walks on eggshells around her boss.

    在老板身边,她总是小心翼翼的.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    We danced around with childish delight.

    我们像孩子一样欢快地围在一起跳舞.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    She swivelled the chair around to face them.

    她把椅子转过来面向他们.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The ball hopped around the playing field.

    皮球在运动场上蹦来蹦去.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Our satellite itself will orbit around the moon for a period of two days.

    我们的人造卫星本身将绕月球运行两天的时间.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    He often hangs around with some dubious characters.

    他常常和一些不三不四的人鬼混.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    All around it rose , high and steep, the green hills.

    四周青山突起, 又高又陡.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    His car circled around.

    他的车在兜圈子.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    The smell of roses floated around.

    玫瑰花的芳香在四周飘荡.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    The athletes marched around the arena.

    运动员绕场一周.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    Will you please wait around for me?

    请在附近等我好 吗 ?

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

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  • 真题例句

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    The question is, how?Lawrence Patihis at the University of Southern Mississippi recently studied around 20 people with HSAM and found that they scored particularly highly on two measures: fantasy proneness ( ' , 倾向) and absorption.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    So it's no surprise that cultures around the world celebrate spring by honoring the egg.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    People can enjoy services around the clock.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    There is lots of snow around, and the ground freezes, which can make life difficult for animals.

    出自-2017年6月听力原文

    In fact, we seemed to be out all the time! I don’t really remember working— of course, I was a student—or sitting around at home very much.

    出自-2017年6月听力原文

    I mean, girls went around in really short skirts, and wore flowers in their hair.

    出自-2017年6月听力原文

    Around 800 A.D., people in Central Asia managed to develop a new kind of carrot—a purple carrot—that attracted more interest from international traders.

    出自-2017年6月听力原文

    The big meal came at around 1 p.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    For example, if a robot does chores around the house, you wouldn't want it to put the pet cat in the oven to make dinner for the hungry children.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Dips in memory, meanwhile, generally became apparent around age 37.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Jody Hubbard is a diet and nutrition expert who travels around the state to speak in middle and high schools.

    出自-2016年6月听力原文

    He wrapped one layer of the plastic around the card and tried again.

    出自-2016年6月听力原文

    With surging obesity levels putting increasing strain on public health systems, governments around the world have begun to toy with the idea of taxing sugar as well.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    With a wireless setup, you stick batterypowered sensors up around your home that keep an eye on windows, doors, motion, and more.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    It means that a thief likely wouldn't be able to Google how the system works, then figure out a way around it.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    That was nothing though, compared to Germans, Italians, and the French, who stayed up around an hour and a half later on various days throughout the summer to watch the Cup.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    On New Year's Eve, Russians have the world's latest bedtime, hitting the hay at around 3:30 a.m.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    It's nice to have people of like mind around.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    If everyone around you has similar views, your work will suffer from confirmation bias ( ' , 偏颇 ).

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    Around the world, people changed sleep patterns thanks to the start or end of daylight savings time.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    The dynamic adjustment to low oil prices may, however, be different this time around.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    Nations from around the world have gathered in Paris for the United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP 21, with the goal of a universal and potentially legally-binding agreement on reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    If you look at a lot of low-income communities in the United States, there are programs that are serving them, but they're primarily centered around ‘Let's get these kids' grades up,' and not around ‘Let's get these kids access to the same kinds of opportunities as more-affluent kids,' said Daniel Zaharopol, the founder and executive director of the program.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    Futures markets, which show only a modest recovery of prices to around $60 a barrel by 2019, support this view.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    For example, one of the most popular data sets on multidisciplinary repository Dryad is about wood density around the world; it has been downloaded 5,700 times.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    About 100,000 students around the country participate in the program's competition series, which culminates in a national game-show-style contest held each May.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    Clickthrough rates have been high so far ( ' , around 3-4%, compared with less than 0.3% online), but that may be a result of the novelty.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    And the World Resources Institute ( ' , WRI) in its World Resources 2005 report, issued at the end of August, produced several such examples from Africa and Asia; it also demonstrated that environmental degradation affects the poor more than the rich, as poorer people derive a much higher proportion of their income directly from the natural resources around them.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Now Fred, you went to university in Canada?( ' , 9 ) A recent International Labour Organization report says the deterioration of real wages around the world calls into question the true extent of an economic recovery, especially if government rescue packages are phased out too early.

    出自-2016年6月听力原文

    Then there is Antarctic's remoteness, with some mineral deposits found in windswept locations on a continent that is larger than Europe and where winter temperatures hover around minus 55 degrees Celsius.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    It's important to note that the increased flexibility didn't encourage them to work around the clock.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    You say your shop has been doing well, could you give me some idea of what doing well means in facts and figures?Birds are famous for carrying things around.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    When they returned home, their droppings end up all around their nesting sites, including in nearby ponds.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    Canadian scientists have found a worrisome new example of the power that birds have to spread stuff around.

    出自-2016年12月听力原文

    We worry most about now because if we don't survive for the next minute, we're not going to be around in ten years' time, says Professor Elke Weber of the Centre for Research on Environmental Decisions at Columbia University in New York.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    Many students are coming from a situation where no one around them has the experience of successfully completing higher education, so they are coming in questioning themselves and their college worthiness, Jarrat continued.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    It arouses students' interest in things around them.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    If the Thames were lapping around Big Ben, Londoners would face up to the problem of emissions pretty quickly.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    Some of the heat is used directly or produces useful work; the rest is lost or rejected, radiated into the atmosphere from the engines, motors, boilers and all the energy-consuming machinery that makes American’s wheel go around.

    出自-2015年12月听力原文

    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

    After questioning 1, 000 mothers with children under 18, it found that , on most days, mums started their routine work at 7am and finished at around 11pm.

    2015年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    All around her, people were suffering, especially the elderly.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    All around the world, we can see the consequences of this throwaway lifestyle.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 完形填空 原文

    All the dogs sit, play, or run around while people drink coffee and eat sandwiches.

    2015年高考英语上海卷 听力 原文

    And I need to show him around the city.

    2017年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文

    Around the world, people are adapting in surprising ways, especially in some poor countries.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    As shown here, Lainey can become excited about reading when presented with literature on topics that interest her, and when the people around her model involvement in the reading process.

    2016年高考英语四川卷 完形填空 原文

    As the ceremony was nearing the end, I suddenly heard the head coach announcing, "the highest honor goes to Cathy!" looking around, he continued, "Cathy has inspired us with her will and enthusiasm."

    2016年高考英语天津卷 完形填空 原文

    Au pair in Stamford, Conn, for example, has got increasing numbers of request for Chinese Au pairs from zero to around 4, 000 since 2004.

    2014年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Both scattering and absorption make an object look different from other objects around it, so you can see it easily.

    2015年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Boy, news travels fast around here! I only got the orders a couple of hours ago.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 听力 原文

    Cafés focused around psychology, history, and engineering are catching on, filling tables well into the evening.

    2015年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Come on, you just sit around all day! why don't you do something?

    2017年高考英语北京卷 听力 原文

    Daydreamers have a bad reputation for being unaware of what's happening around them.

    2015年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 单项填空 原文

    Determined, dad filled our plates with steaming stew and passed them around.

    2015年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Europe has only around 200 languages; the Americas about 1000; Africa 2400; and asia and the pacific perhaps 3200, of which papua new guinea alone accounts for well over 800.

    2018年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    From what I've read, it seems that a starting pay would be around $12, 000 a year.

    2014年高考英语全国卷1 听力 原文

    Furthermore, around 50% of the world's population live in regions where the figure is now below the replacement level.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文

    Great! I can't wait to show them around our new house.

    2016年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文

    He had to leave the trail to get around them.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文

    I asked around and found out that my mum was very well known in the area.

    2016年高考英语上海卷 语法填空 A 原文

    I discovered even more about one of humanity's earliest forms of life art during several years of research around the world.

    2015年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    I got rid of the old fridge, but I didn't get around to ordering a new one yet.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 听力 原文

    I guess that there's probably some demanding work schedule, or social anxiety around stepping up to help for an unknown sport.

    2019年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    I turned around and saw a pleasant woman with a big smile on her face waving to wish me a safe trip.

    2016年高考英语全国卷2 完形填空 原文

    If you are a fruit grower — or would like to become one — take advantage of apple day to see what's around.

    2016年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    If you're tired of wandering around the gym wasting time and becoming bored, you can attend an upbeat group fitness class that'll keep your workout on track.

    2015年高考英语福建卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文

    I'll get someone to come around at the weekend.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 听力 原文

    In addition, their arms that are unnecessary for moving around are freed for other purposes, like throwing stones or signaling.

    2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 任务型阅读 原文

    In fact, half of the 6, 000-7, 000 languages spoken around the world today will likely die out by the next century, according to the united nations educational, scientific and cultural organization UNESCO.

    2014年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    In fact, research suggests that it's the other was around.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 阅读C 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

    In recent years some Inuit people in Nunavut have reported increases in bear sightings around human settlements, leading to a belief that populations are increasing.

    2019年高考英语全国卷I 语法填空 原文

    It's not easy to carry around, especially when boxed inside a massive skull.

    2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 任务型阅读 原文

    It forces fishermen to stop catching fish around Christmas.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项

    It seldom occurred to them to wander a bit, to take a moment to see what's around them.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    It was made around 40 years ago.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 阅读A 选项

    Many of the things we now benefit from would not be around but for thomas edison.

    2015年高考英语江苏卷 单项填空 原文

    No way! I'll never find another apartment like it around here.

    2016年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文

    No, but if you like, I can ask around or Joan might want to go.

    2018年高考英语全国卷I 听力 原文

    Nutrition is necessary for life, so it is not surprising that food is such an important part of different cultures around the world.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文

    Oh, about 6:30, but if there's a lot of traffic, it will be around 7:30.

    2015年高考英语湖南卷 听力 原文

    Over a third of mums felt they needed more training and around half said they missed going out with friends.

    2015年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    People of all ages happily walk along the pavement with eyes and hands glued to the mobile phone, quite unaware of what is going on around them.

    2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    People tend to be blind to the beauty around them.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    Relearning the art of seeing the world around us is quite simple, although it takes practice and requires breaking some bad habits.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Researchers from georgia tech say that they have come up with a low-cost device装置that gets around this problem: a smart keyboard.

    2019年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Scientists have responded by noting that hungry bears may be congregating聚集 around human settlements, leading to the illusion错觉 that populations are higher than they actually are.

    2019年高考英语全国卷I 语法填空 原文

    Select something around you that you share with the other person.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 任务型读写 原文

    Several boys were crowding around chad, who declared with a proud smile that he sold six dozen the day before.

    2015年高考英语湖北卷 完形填空 原文

    She couldn't believe how long they let us look around without saying anything.

    2018年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    So I carried around a book, and each night, just to be like her, I would pretend to be reading.

    2019年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Some people around them are making the world better.

    2016年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读B 选项

    That's exactly what is happening in small neighborhoods around the country from orange county, California, where 22 measles cases were reported this month, to brooklyn, n.

    2017年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The battle lasts little more than half an hour, in which time around 50, 000 kilograms of tomatoes have been thrown at anyone or anything that moves, runs, or fights back.

    2015年高考英语福建卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    The bay was bathed in sunshine, and there was a group of kayakers around 150m off the shore.

    2018年高考英语全国卷2 完形填空 原文

    The day itself is on October 21, but since it has caught on, events now spread out over most of October around Britain.

    2016年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The dogs there are in cages around the room.

    2015年高考英语上海卷 听力 原文

    The farmer freed him, and he began to run happily around again.

    2015年高考英语湖北卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    The most recent powerful nino, in 1997-98, killed around 21, 000 people and caused damage worth $36 billion around the globe.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The necklace was around my neck, a warm reminder of human kindness.

    2015年高考英语上海卷 语法填空 A 原文

    The objects around you are visible because they interact with light.

    2015年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The problem is that countries around the world have growing mountains of rubbish because people are throwing out more rubbish than ever before.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 完形填空 原文

    The proof is all around us.

    2015年高考英语上海卷 完形填空 原文

    The report found that youngsters felt their friendships could be at risk if they did not respond to social media posts quickly, and around the clock.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    The study suggests that the cultures we grow up in influence the basic processes by which we see world around us.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 单项选择 原文

    The transition, which flew at 1, 400 feet for eight minutes last month, can reach around 70 miles per hour on the road and 115 in the air.

    2017年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The youngsters admitted planning trips around potential photo-opportunities and then messaging friends — and friends of friends — to demand "likes" for their online posts.

    2018年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Then he found that the animals around were very beautiful, and he particularly enjoyed observing the birds he saw.

    2019年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文

    They also live nearly everywhere, except on frozen mountain tops and around the poles.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    They believe that there are transport developments around the comer that will bring a lot of changes for the better.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 单项填空 原文

    They went farther north into the deep forests of Canada, where there were fewer humans around.

    2017年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    They wrapped one end of a rope around the block and pulled.

    2015年高考英语四川卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文

    This is an excellent fantasy novel from one of the best storytellers around.

    2019年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Translated into high school terms, this means that if everybody you hang around with is laughing at what John wore or what jane said, then you can bet that wearing or saying something similar will get you the same kind of negative attention.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Walking around the cabin can be of help.

    2015年高考英语重庆卷 完形填空 B 原文

    We allow them to be left around because we've been ignorant of their value.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    We can learn from the passage that ants are not found around the poles.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读D 题设

    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

    When I don't say "Find, " she sticks around to hear my problems.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    With rainbows forming in the splashing water around you and the sound of huge drops of water bouncing off your body and face, it is truly exciting.

    2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Without gravity to help circulate air, the carbon dioxide you exhale has a tendency to form an invisible cloud around you head.

    2015年高考英语湖北卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    You can fool everyone else, but you cannot "fool the chickens," because in the end, you will find out, as the saying goes, "What goes around comes around."

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(10月) 完形填空 原文

    You can't get around without one because there isn't any kind of public transport.

    2014年高考英语全国卷1 听力 原文

    What counts as meaningful uploading? My definition revolves around the concept of.

    出自-2012年考研阅读原文

    Humans are unique in their capacity to not only make tools but then turn around and use them to create superfluous material goods - paintings, sculpture and architecture - and superfluous experiences - music, literature, religion and philosophy.

    出自-2012年考研阅读原文

    During the late 1990s,national spending on social sciences and the humanities as a percentage of all research and development funds-including government, higher education, non-profit and corporate—varied from around 4% to 25%; in most European nations, it is about 15%.

    出自-2013年考研阅读原文

    95 knit miniskirt in all its 2,300-pius stores around the world, it must rely on low-wage overseas labor, order in volumes that strain natural resources, and use massive amounts of harmful chemicals.

    出自-2013年考研阅读原文

    The resulting settlement maps show how the distribution and density of the rural population around the city changed dramatically between AD500 and 850, when Copán collapsed.

    出自-2014年考研阅读原文

    Sensible ideas have been around for a long time, but the state-level bodies that govern the profession have been too conservative to implement them.

    出自-2014年考研阅读原文

    In one case, many researchers working around the ancient Maya city of Copan, Honduras, have located hundreds of small rural villages and individual dwellings by using aerial photographs and by making surveys on foot.

    出自-2014年考研阅读原文

    At its peak around AD 600, this city was one of the largest human settlements in the world.

    出自-2014年考研阅读原文

    Archaeologists commonly use computers to map sites and the landscapes around sites.

    出自-2014年考研阅读原文

    All around the world, lawyers generate more hostility than the members of any other profession—with the possible exception of journalism.

    出自-2014年考研阅读原文

    Just how much does the Constitution protect your digital data? The Supreme Court will now consider whether police can search the contents of a mobile phone without a warrant if the phone is on or around a person during an arrest.

    出自-2015年考研阅读原文

    The sharp hit to growth predicted around the world and in the UK could lead to a decline in the everyday services we depend on for our well-being and for growth.

    出自-2017年考研阅读原文

    The TMT site was chosen to minimize the telescope’s visibility around the island and to avoid archaeological and environmental impact.

    出自-2017年考研阅读原文

    At the same time, Dickens, who had a reporter’s eye for transcribing the life around him especially anything comic or odd, submitted short sketches to obscure magazines.

    出自-2017年考研阅读原文

    The emerging consensus around the bill is a sign that legislators are getting frightened about a politically embarrassing short-term collapse at the USPS.

    出自-2018年考研阅读原文

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  • 英英释义

    Adverb

    • 1. in the area or vicinity;

      "a few spectators standing about"

      "hanging around"

      "waited around for the next flight"

    • 2. by a circular or circuitous route;

      "He came all the way around the base"

      "the road goes around the pond"

    • 3. to or among many different places or in no particular direction;

      "wandering about with no place to go"

      "people were rushing about"

      "news gets around (or about)"

      "traveled around in Asia"

      "he needs advice from someone who's been around"

      "she sleeps around"

    • 4. in a circle or circular motion;

      "The wheels are spinning around"

    • 5. (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct;

      "lasted approximately an hour"

      "in just about a minute"

      "he's about 30 years old"

      "I've had about all I can stand"

      "we meet about once a month"

      "some forty people came"

      "weighs around a hundred pounds"

      "roughly $3,000"

      "holds 3 gallons, more or less"

      "20 or so people were at the party"

    • 6. in or to a reversed position or direction;

      "about face"

      "brought the ship about"

      "suddenly she turned around"

    • 7. to a particular destination either specified or understood;

      "she came around to see me"

      "I invited them around for supper"

    • 8. all around or on all sides;

      "dirty clothes lying around (or about)"

      "let's look about for help"

      "There were trees growing all around"

      "she looked around her"

    • 9. in circumference;

      "the trunk is ten feet around"

      "the pond is two miles around"

    • 10. from beginning to end; throughout;

      "It rains all year round on Skye"

      "frigid weather the year around"

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  • 词根词缀

    词根: round

    =wheel,rotate 表示"轮子,转,滚"

    • adj.

      round 圆的

      round轮子,转,滚→adj. 圆的 n.圆形物;一轮 prep.围绕 adv.在周围

      roundabout 迂回的,转弯抹角的

      round轮子,转,滚+about左右,周围→adj. 迂回的,转弯抹角的 n.环状交叉路

    • adv.

      around 周围, 四周, 到处, 大约, 左右

      a在……+round围绕,在周围→adv.周围, 四周, 到处, 大约, 左右 prep.在……周围, 四处

      round 在周围

      round轮子,转,滚→adj. 圆的 n.圆形物;一轮 prep.围绕 adv.在周围

    • n.

      round 圆形物;一轮

      round轮子,转,滚→adj. 圆的 n.圆形物;一轮 prep.围绕 adv.在周围

      roundabout 环状交叉路

      round轮子,转,滚+about左右,周围→adj. 迂回的,转弯抹角的 n.环状交叉路

    • prep.

      around 在……周围, 四处

      a在……+round围绕,在周围→adv.周围, 四周, 到处, 大约, 左右 prep.在……周围, 四处

      round 围绕

      round轮子,转,滚→adj. 圆的 n.圆形物;一轮 prep.围绕 adv.在周围

  • 词组搭配

    have been around

    (informal)have a lot of varied experience and understanding of the world

    (非正式)阅历广,懂人情世故

    been around【非正式用语】

    Having had many and varied experiences

    经验丰富,老于世故:具有丰富经验和不同经历

    a young executive who has been around.

    一个经验丰富的年轻经理

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  • 同义词辨析

    about, around, round

    这些词均有"在周围,在附近"之意。

    • about:既可表静态,也可表动态。
    • around:主要用于美国,静态或动态均可。
    • round:主要用于英国,多半指动态。
    almost, nearly, about, approximately, around, roughly

    这些副词均有"大约,差不多"之意。

    • almost:指在程度上相差很小,差不多。
    • nearly与almost含义基本相同,侧重指数量、时间或空间上的接近。
    • about:常可分almost和nearly换用,但about用于表示时间、数量的"大约"时,实际数量可能多也可能少。
    • approximately:多用于书面语,指精确度接近某个标准以致误差可忽略不计。
    • around:多用于非正式场合,常见于美国英语。
    • roughly:指按精略估计,常代替about。
  • 同义词

    adv.反向地

    backwardsinreverse

    adv.四周,各处

    incircumferenceperipherally

    adv.在...周围

    about

    adv.迂回地,间接地

    indirectlycircuitously

    adv.重复地

    repeatedlyrecurrently

    adv.附近

    nighnearbycloseproximatelyhereaboutnearby

    prep.全部,彻底

    throughoutoverallthrough

    prep.周围

    about

    prep.大约,大致

    approximatelysojustaboutcircaor

    prep.靠近,邻近

    nearbytonextadjacentcloseadjoinedwithnighnearbesidecontiguous

    其他释义

    neighboringon

  • 反义词

    amid

  • 行业词典

    • 计算机

      周围,围绕   

  • 常用俚语

    • rat around
      (大学生用语)闲逛.转悠

      I didn't do anything but rat around all summer.

      我整个复天啥事也没干,就是到处转悠。

    • stick around
      在某地或其附近停留

      I think if you'll stick around you'll get a seat sooner or later.

      我认为如果你能在附近等待一下,那你早晚会谋到个职位的。

    • know ones way around
      了解情况,有经验,干练

      He's been at the job for two years but still doesn't know his way around.

      这工作他虽然已经干了两年,但还是不大懂门道。

    • wrapped around the axle
      (军队用语)被复杂、琐碎、无谓的事纠缠得脱不了身的

      He was involved in their messy troubles and got wrapped around the axle.

      他被卷进了他们那些乱七八糟的纠纷里,弄得脱不了身。

    • knock somebody around
      辱骂、毁谤某人

      They knocked around each other.

      他们互相辱骂。

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