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

    高中/CET4/CET6

    • [ɪkˈspleɪn]
    • [ɪkˈspleɪn]

    释义

    • 常用
    • 高考讲解
    • vt.
      说明…的原因,辩解;
    • vi.
      说明,解释,辩解;
  • 词态变化

    • 第三人称单数: explains;
    • 过去式: explained;
    • 过去分词: explained;
    • 现在分词: explaining;
  • 实用场景例句

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    • 解释
    • 辩解
    • 说明

    She saw his frown and hastened to explain.

    看到他皱起眉头,她赶紧解释。

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    I was only trying to explain; I didn't want to sound patronizing.

    我只是想解释一下而已,绝无自诩清高之意。

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    When I try to explain how I feel he just flies into a temper.

    我刚要解释我心里是怎么想的,他就勃然大怒。

    ——柯林斯例句

    The difficulties women encounter with their doctors partly explain why so many of us are looking to alternative therapies.

    我们很多人都寄望于替代疗法,个中原因从女性看医生所遇到的困难可知一二。

    ——柯林斯例句

    In regular group confessionals, the worst performers have to explain themselves to their peers.

    在定期举行的集体检讨会上,表现最差的人必须向同事作出解释。

    ——柯林斯例句

    Hospital discipline was broken. Amy would have to explain herself.

    破坏了医院的纪律,埃米将不得不为自己辩解。

    ——柯林斯例句

    Doctors cannot be bothered to explain what they do.

    医生们才懒得解释他们所做的事情。

    ——柯林斯例句

    I shall try, with as much patience as possible, to explain yet again.

    我会尽可能耐心地试着再解释一遍。

    ——柯林斯例句

    Several people buttonholed television reporters to explain to them their reasons for not voting.

    几个人拉住电视台记者非要向他们解释自己不投票的理由。

    ——柯林斯例句

    "Well, get on with it then," said Dobson, whereupon Davies started to explain.

    “那好吧,继续吧,”多布森说,于是戴维斯开始解释。

    ——柯林斯例句

    "Let me explain, sir." — "Don't tell me about it. I don't want to know."

    “您听我解释,先生。”——“别跟我说,我不想知道。”

    ——柯林斯例句

    He will explain it fully once and for all.

    他将把它充分地解释一次就此了结.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Many theories purport to explain growth in terms of a single cause.

    许多理论都标榜以单一的原因解释生长.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Let me digress for a moment and explain what had happened previously.

    让我岔开一会儿,解释原先发生了什么.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    He failed to explain his meaning generally.

    他未能把自己的意思完全说清楚.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    He thought of a reason to explain away his failure.

    他想出一个理由为他的失败辩解.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    He was hard put to it to explain her disappearance.

    他难以说明她为什么不见了.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    I won't explain how this works now — it might muddle you up.

    我现在先不讲解工作原理─那样会使你摸不着头脑的.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    He listens and waits for the narrator to explain more.

    他听著,等待讲的人进一步解释.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The judge asked counsel for the defence to explain.

    法官要求被告的辩护律师做出解释.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    He tried to explain to her, but she brushed him off impatiently.

    他试图向她解释, 可她不耐烦地不搭理他.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The murder suspect couldn't explain away his fingerprints at the scene.

    这个杀人嫌疑犯解释不清为什么在杀人现场会留有他的指纹.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The doctor, not wishing to make her nervous, did not fully explain the seriousness of her condition.

    大夫不愿意使她紧张, 没有充分给她说明病情的严重性.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    This helps to explain the unfortunate experience of a certain agriculturist from the U.S. assigned to duty in another country.

    这对解释某位被分配到另一国家去工作的美国农业学家的不幸遭遇是有帮助的.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    You have to explain it in terms that the man on the Clapham omnibus would understand.

    你必须用老百姓能理解的语言来解释这事.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    I can't explain such a statement by him on the basis of logic. He must have blown his top.

    我从逻辑推理方面解释不了他讲的这番话,他想必是神经错乱了.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    Please explain to me where to begin and how to do it.

    请向我说明从哪里开始以及怎样做.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    Don't try to explain away the situation. If you have made mistakes, just admit them.

    不要再分辩了, 有错误就承认嘛!

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    He could not explain why it was so.

    他说不出个所以然来.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    A hundred mouths can't explain it away.

    百喙莫辩.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

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  • 真题例句

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    My memory is like a library of video tapes, walk-throughs of every day of my life from waking to sleeping, he explains.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    I'm extremely sensitive to sounds, smells and visual detail, explains Nicole Donohue, who has taken part in many of these studies.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    Could he help explain her experiences?McGaugh invited her to his lab, and began to test her: he would give her a date and ask her to tell him about the world events on that day.

    出自-2017年6月阅读原文

    So, Soupios explains, it is not worth it to waste our physical, intellectual and spiritual energy worrying about things that are beyond our control.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Robison explained.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    Also, being open to new ideas had no relationship to long life, which might explain all those bad-tempered old people who are fixed in their ways.

    出自-2016年6月阅读原文

    But many tech home   remedies can be explained by a little science.

    出自-2016年6月听力原文

    Students' belief about the cause of their failure explains their attitude toward setbacks.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    I realized these different types of students not only explain their failures differently, but they also hold different theories of intelligence.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Gamification is about understanding what it is that makes games engaging and what game designers do to create a great experience in games, and taking those learnings and applying them to other contexts such as the workplace and education, explains Kevin Werbach, a gamification expert who teaches at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    To explain the increase of international oil trade.

    出自-2014年6月阅读原文

    Inkling CEO Matt Maclnnis explains that the problem with Course Smart's current digital textbooks is that they have to be revised repeatedly.

    出自-2013年6月阅读原文

    At Alfie's, the newest of the British restaurants in town and perhaps the most gentlemen's club-like in design, Neil Tomes explains his passion for provenance (原产地).

    出自-2011年6月阅读原文

    We can get a lot of our ingredients once a week from the UK," Tamlyn explains

    出自-2011年6月阅读原文

    Kao said she cautions against forming any generalizations based on any one of the studies, noting that more background characteristics of the students need to be studied and explained.

    出自-2011年6月阅读原文

    Now how can we explain these very different results?

    出自-2012年12月听力原文

    What does the speaker try to explain?

    出自-2011年12月听力原文

    Because the values of each culture are different, understanding the values of another culture helps explain how people think and act

    出自-2011年12月听力原文

    I'm having a lot of trouble with logic and it seems my professor can't explain it in a way that makes sense to me.

    出自-2011年6月听力原文

    But now I don't know how to explain that feeling of peacefulness without explaining how hard you have to work for it

    出自-2011年6月听力原文

    But now I don't know how to explain that feeling of peacefulness without explaining how hard you have to work for it.

    出自-2011年6月听力原文

    To prevent such tragedies, fire fighter Eric Velez gives talks to children in his community, explaining that they should never hide during a fire.

    出自-2010年12月听力原文

    My biology teacher did not even let me explain why I missed the field trip.

    出自-2010年6月听力原文

    Can you explain what it means

    出自-2010年6月听力原文

    a basis for explaining human genetic diversityan aid to understanding different populationsan explanation for social and cultural differencesa term to describe individual human characteristicsmodern genetics research is likely to fuel racial conflictsrace is a poorly defined marker of human genetic diversityrace as a biological term can explain human genetic diversitygenetics research should consider social and cultural variablesit is absolutely necessary to put race aside in making diagnosisit is important to include social variables in genetics researchracial categories for genetic diversity could lead to wrong clinical predictionsdiscrimination against black people may cause negligence in clinical treatmentThey be more precise with the language they use.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    That, too, explains the heavy Washington presence at this year's show, as these new technologies intrude upon heavily regulated areas.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    Harvard Business School professor Leslie Perlow explains that when people feel the pressure to be always on, they find ways to accommodate that pressure, including altering their schedules, work habits and interactions with family and friends.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    That helps explain why, as I'm First's Rubinoff indicated, the schools to which these students end up resorting can end up being some of the poorest matches for them.

    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

    Physical characteristics of moving objects help explain the dynamics of energy systems.

    出自-2015年12月阅读原文

    Berger explains in his new book, "contagious: why things catch on."

    2016年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    But, if I could explain, my mother doesn't want me to go overseas.

    2017年高考英语浙江卷(11月) 听力 原文

    Chris lewis will explain how brindley made such a positive contribution to the education of that group of early "civil engineers".

    2015年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Daughter elisabeth explains, "our mother taught us that to succeed we must have unity, and to have unity we must have peace."

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    Explain why she was interested in the computer.

    2016年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读A 选项

    Explain why the number of certain species has declined.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项

    Explain your frustrations calmly and sensibly—see it as an opportunity to clear up any difficulties you may have with this person.

    2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    For example, evolutionary psychology is being used by literary scholars to explain the long-lasting themes and plot devices in fiction.

    2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文

    Furthermore, as many teachers agree, children understand far more when parents watch TV with them, explaining new words and ideas.

    2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    He struggled to explain what he heard in his head.

    2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    However, there are a number of other reasons that might explain why you want to garden.

    2016年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    If Tononi's theory is right, it would explain why, when we miss a night's, we find it harder the next day to concentrate and learn new information — our brains may have smaller room for new experiences.

    2017年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    If you are in need of a deadline extension, simply explain the situation to the professor.

    2019年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    In 1997, the Kyoto Protocol explained our role in the earth's changing atmosphere and set international limits for gas emissions from 2008 to 2012.

    2016年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    In this instance, the best solution is to send a quick, light-hearted apology to explain your awkwardness.

    2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    It explains the history of artistic works.

    2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读E 选项

    It's much easier to excuse yourself to get back to your work than if you try to get someone out of your space even after explaining how busy you are.

    2017年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    Let me explain a little about it.

    2017年高考英语全国卷2 听力 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

    Phil Blythe explains: "For many older people, particularly those living alone or in the country, driving is important for preserving their independence, giving them the freedom to get out and about without having to rely on others."

    2017年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Professor david Wilson explains that gossip is important in policing behaviors in a group.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    So how do you explain your job to kids?

    2016年高考英语上海卷 听力 原文

    Such a view, however, fails to explain the ability of some works of art to excite the human mind across cultures and through centuries.

    2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读E 原文

    Tell the person you're sorry and explain that you have a million things to do and then ask if the two of you can talk at a different time.

    2017年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    That can be a lot more efficient than pages and pages explaining the data.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    The author explains the role of food in celebrations by using examples.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读E 题设

    The author mentions the functions of science at the beginning of the passage to explain why many writers use science in their works.

    2015年高考英语湖北卷 阅读理解 阅读E 题设

    The presenter will use examples from his first on-line class to explain how any teacher can begin teaching on-line with teo.

    2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    The real reason why prices were, and still are, too high is complex, and no short discussion can satisfactorily explain this problem.

    2015年高考英语江苏卷 单项填空 原文

    The world may be more clearly explained through children's play.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读C 选项

    The writer believes that technology explains greater parental involvement with their children.

    2015年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 阅读D 题设

    To explain this phenomenon, the researchers explored the degree to which a good performance by a team requires its members to coordinate their actions.

    2019年高考英语北京卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文

    Well before the arrival of freezers, there was a demand for ice for food preservation and catering, malcolm will explain the history of importing natural ice and the technology of building ice wells, and how London's ice trade grew.

    2015年高考英语全国卷1 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Write another email as swiftly as you can and send it with a brief explaining that this is the correct version and the previous version should be ignored.

    2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文

    Yet it's the only way to explain what we've done to the night: we've engineered it to receive us by filling it with light.

    2015年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    On the contrary, constraints on improving productivity explain why education isn't developing more quickly there than it is.

    出自-2009年考研阅读原文

    The theory also seems to explain the sudden and unexpected popularity of people was wearing, promoting or developing whatever it is before anyone else paid attention.

    出自-2010年考研阅读原文

    The idea is intuitively compelling,but it doesn’t explain how ideas actually spread.

    出自-2010年考研阅读原文

    In the 2006 film version of The Devil Wears Prada ,Miranda Priestly, played by Meryl Streep, scolds her unattractive assistant for imagining that high fashion doesn’t affect her, Priestly explains how the deep blue color of the assistant’s sweater descended over the years from fashion shows to departments stores and to the bargain bin in which the poor girl doubtless found her garment.

    出自-2013年考研阅读原文

    It is this apparent transcendence of politics that explains monarchs’ continuing popularity polarized.

    出自-2015年考研阅读原文

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  • 英英释义

    Verb

    • 1. make palin and comprehensible;

      "He explained the laws of physics to his students"

    • 2. define;

      "The committe explained their plan for fund-raising to the Dean"

    • 3. serve as a reason or cause or justification of;

      "Your need to sleep late does not excuse your late arrival at work"

      "Her recent divorce amy explain her reluctance to date again"

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  • 词根词缀

    词根: plain

    =flat,表示"平坦,明白"

    • adj.

      plain 简单的, 明白的

      plain平坦,明白→n.平原, 草原 adj.简单的, 明白的

    • n.

      plain 平原, 草原

      plain平坦,明白→n.平原, 草原 adj.简单的, 明白的

    • v.

      explain 解释, 说明

      ex出去+plain明白的→使其明白→解释

  • 词组搭配

    explain oneself

    expand on what one has said in order to make one's meaning clear

    把自己的意思解释清楚

    explain away

    To dismiss or get rid of by or as if by explaining.

    辩护:用解释或类似的办法消除或摆脱

    To minimize by explanation.

    辩白:用解释减少

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  • 同义词辨析

    explain, interpret, illustrate, clarify, account

    这些动词均有"说明"之意。

    • explain: 含义广,最普通用词,指把某事向原来不了解、不清楚的人解释明白、说清楚等。
    • interpret: 着重以特殊的知识、经验来解释难理解的事情。
    • illustrate: 多指用实例或插图、图表加以说明。
    • clarify: 指把已发生的事件。情况和现状说清楚。
    • account: 说明某事物如何符合自然法则或逻辑。
  • 同义词

    vt.解释;阐明;简化

    portraysimplifysolveshowjustifyinterpretdescribeanswerillustrateclarifydemonstrateilluminate

    其他释义

    simplifyspecifyillustrateamplifydemonstrateanswersolveenlightenconstrueunscrambledefinetellexpounddeciphershowclarifyannotateunravelunfold

  • 反义词

    vt. & vi.解释;辩解

    obscure

    其他释义

    obscure

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