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

    高中/CET4/CET6/考研/GRE/TOEFL/IELTS

    • [dɪˈzɑːstə(r)]
    • [dɪˈzæstər]

    释义

    • 常用
    • 高考讲解
    • n.
      灾难; 彻底的失败; 不幸; 祸患;

    大小写变形:Disaster

  • 词态变化

    • 复数: disasters;
  • 实用场景例句

    • 全部
    • 灾难
    • 彻底的失败
    • 不幸
    • 祸患

    A disaster was narrowly averted.

    及时防止了一场灾难。

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    an air disaster

    空难

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    The government's policy is an open door to disaster.

    政府的政策为灾难敞开了大门。

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    The evening was an unmitigated disaster.

    这一晚完全是一场灾难。

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    He said anyone giving orders without respecting the wishes of his people is heading for disaster.

    他说任何不尊重人民意愿而发号施令的人都注定会走向灭亡。

    ——柯林斯例句

    "This tax is a disaster waiting to happen," said an angry Tory backbencher.

    “这项税收将为日后埋下祸根,”一位愤怒的保守党后座议员说道。

    ——柯林斯例句

    I think it's a disaster in the making.

    我认为这会是一场灾难。

    ——柯林斯例句

    An airliner came close to disaster while approaching Heathrow Airport.

    一架大型客机在飞近希思罗机场时差点儿发生空难。

    ——柯林斯例句

    The President described the disaster as an act of God.

    总统将这场灾难说成是天灾。

    ——柯林斯例句

    It has called the typhoon the worst natural disaster in South Korea in many years.

    它称这次台风为韩国多年来最严重的自然灾害。

    ——柯林斯例句

    The accident is already shaping up as a significant environmental disaster.

    这次事故已经造成严重的环境灾难。

    ——柯林斯例句

    Scientists have described the Aral sea as the site of the worst ecological disaster on earth.

    科学家把咸海描述成地球上最严重的生态灾难发生地。

    ——柯林斯例句

    Last year's cotton crop was an unmitigated disaster.

    去年棉花作物所遭遇的是彻头彻尾的灾难。

    ——柯林斯例句

    For Sandro, the new year brought disaster.

    对桑德罗来说,新的一年带来的是灾难。

    ——柯林斯例句

    He's a nice old rascal but a disaster area as a politician.

    他是个不错的老家伙,但是作为一个政治家就太差劲了。

    ——柯林斯例句

    Too many golfers try to bash the ball out of sand. That spells disaster.

    太多高尔夫球手都想把球从沙子里敲出来,结果酿成了一场灾难。

    ——柯林斯例句

    The ecological disaster is partly a product of letting everything rip in order to increase production.

    出现生态灾难的部分原因是人们为了增产而不惜一切代价。

    ——柯林斯例句

    Her appearance at this moment is an omen of disaster.

    她在此刻出现预示着一场灾难。

    ——柯林斯例句

    Witnesses to the crash say they saw an explosion just before the disaster.

    空难目击者称,就在灾难发生之前他们看见飞机发生了爆炸。

    ——柯林斯例句

    At the speed and height at which he was moving, he was never more than half a second from disaster.

    以这样的速度在这么高的地方移动,他离灾难始终只有半步之遥。

    ——柯林斯例句

    This development could spell disaster for the steel industry.

    这一发展有可能给钢铁工业带来灾难.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The disaster was seen as a judgement from on high.

    这一灾难被视为上天的惩罚.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The smallest deflection of the missile could bring disaster.

    导弹有极微小的偏斜也可能酿出大祸.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The crow croaked disaster.

    乌鸦呱呱叫预报灾难.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    What a terrible disaster!

    真是了不得的大祸啊!

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    They ascribed their disaster to an unkind fate.

    他们把他们的灾难归于命不好.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    She could now no longer contain herself, and was convinced that some disaster was impending.

    她此时按捺不住自己, 料想一定是凶多吉少.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    Preparedness ensures security ; unpreparedness invites disaster .

    有备才能无患,无备必定 吃亏.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    Landing in bad weather is a tricky task for any pilot, even the smallest error can lead to disaster.

    在恶劣天气的条件下着陆对于任何飞行员都是一项危险的工作, 甚至极小的差错都可能酿成一场灾难.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

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  • 真题例句

    • 全部
    • 四级
    • 六级
    • 高考
    • 考研

    And a disaster has hit Detroit.

    出自-2013年6月阅读原文

    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

    This slippery slope of eroding ethics and bigger risks leads only to disaster.

    出自-2011年12月阅读原文

    a political scientist at the University of Colorado, Boulder, who studies disaster trends, said the Forum's report was "a methodological embarrassment" because there was no way to distinguish deaths or economic losses related to human-driven global warming amid the much larger losses resulting from the growth in populations and economic development in vulnerable (易受伤害的) regions.

    出自-2011年6月阅读原文

    But the report, he said, "will harm the cause for action on both climate change and disasters because it is so deeply flawed (有瑕疵的).

    出自-2011年6月阅读原文

    Economic trends have to do with population and natural disasters

    出自-2011年6月阅读原文

    Their ability to withstand almost any disaster makes them seem like something out of a comic book.

    出自-2010年6月阅读原文

    Its ability to ward off disasters is incredible.

    出自-2010年6月阅读原文

    But soon Smith is reporting the news even before it happens—and it's all terrible—one disaster after another.

    出自-2013年6月听力原文

    There is a view that modern humans are inevitably sowing the seeds of a global Grand Banks-style disaster.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    The negative impacts of natural disasters can be seen everywhere.

    出自-2016年6月听力原文

    A study by the Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters finds that, between 1980 and 2007, nearly 8,400 natural disasters killed more than twomillion people.

    出自-2016年6月听力原文

    Left alone, it was assumed, the world's rain forests would not only flourish but might even rescue us from disaster by absorbing the excess carbon dioxide and other planet-warming greenhouse gases.

    出自-2013年6月阅读原文

    Disaster movies often portray catastrophes that destroy, or at least threaten to destroy earth's entire population.

    出自-2013年6月听力原文

    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

    According to the Overseas Development Institute Odi, however, just 12% of disaster-relief funding in the past two decades has gone on reducing risks in advance, rather than recovery and rebuilding afterwards.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    By tracking people's e-mails and online posts, scientists have found that good news can spread faster and farther than disasters and sob stories.

    2016年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    I rode hard and fast home to tell my mother about this disaster.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    If Balto failed, it would mean disaster for Nome.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 完形填空 原文

    In any given story of corruption or disaster, a thoughtful reader may receive not only the immediate reward of indirect experience, but also the delayed reward of information and preparedness.

    2015年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文

    In general, the kind of news which may be expected to give immediate reward are news of crime and corruption, accidents and disasters, sports, social events, and human interest.

    2015年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文

    It was a disaster for printers.

    2019年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读C 选项

    Mohammed Rezwan saw opportunity where others saw only disaster.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Since the poorest are least likely to make up for their losses from disasters linked to el nino, reducing their losses needs to be the priority.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Some people fear such changes will be for the worse, while some see chances, not disaster.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 完形填空 原文

    The cars that drove the American dream have helped to create a global ecological disaster.

    2018年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Though heavy rains brought about by el nino may relieve the drought in California, they are likely to cause surface flooding and other disasters.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Though the relationship may not be causal, helping divided communities to prepare for disasters would at least reduce the risk that those disasters are followed by killing and wounding people.

    2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    Three weeks ago, I witnessed a small near-disaster a few miles west of here.

    2015年高考英语湖北卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    The principle of British welfare is no longer that you can insure yourself against the risk of unemployment and receive unconditional payments if the disaster happens.

    出自-2014年考研阅读原文

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  • 英英释义

    Noun

    • 1. a state of extreme (usually irremediable) ruin and misfortune;

      "lack of funds has resulted in a catastrophe for our school system"

      "his policies were a disaster"

    • 2. an event resulting in great loss and misfortune;

      "the whole city was affected by the irremediable calamity"

      "the earthquake was a disaster"

    • 3. an act that has disastrous consequences
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  • 词根词缀

    词根: aster

    =star,表示"星星"

    • adj.

      asteroid 星状的

      aster星星+oid像……的→像星星的

      astral 星的,星状的

      astr=aster星星+al……的→adj.星的,星状的

      disastrous 灾难的

      disaster[n.灾难,灾祸]+ous……的→disastrous灾难的

    • n.

      asterisk 星号,星标

      aster星星+isk小东西→小星星

      asterism 星群, 三星符号

      aster星星+ism现象→一群星→星群

      asteroid 小行星

      aster星星+oid像……的→像星星的

      disaster 灾难,灾祸

      dis不,坏+aster星→星位不正,表示有灾难

    • v.

      asterisk 给……注上星号

      aster星星+isk小东西→小星星

  • 同义词辨析

    disaster, calamity, catastrophe, misfortune

    这些名词均表示"灾难"或"不幸"之意。

    • disaster: 普通用词,指大破坏、痛苦或伤亡。
    • calamity: 多指个人的不幸,比disaster严重,强调灾难引起的悲痛以及对于损失的感觉。
    • catastrophe: 语气最强,指可怕的灾难,强调最终的结局。
    • misfortune: 普通用词,多批较为严重的不幸,强调不幸多由外界因素所致。
  • 同义词

    n.灾害,灾难,不幸

    misfortuneaccidentcasualtycatastrophecalamitymishaptragedy

    其他释义

    accidentmisfortunecasualtymisadventuremishapcatastrophecalamitygrieftragedyadversity

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