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

    GRE/TOEFL/IELTS

    • [prɪˈkeəriəs]
    • [prɪˈkeriəs]

    释义

    • adj.
      危险的; 不确定的; 不安全的; 可疑的
  • 词态变化

    • 比较级: more precarious;
    • 最高级: most precarious;
    • 副词: precariously;
    • 名词: precariousness;
  • 实用场景例句

    • 全部
    • 危险的
    • 不确定的

    He took advantage of other's precarious position to steal. It's shameful.

    他乘人之危进行偷盗,真是太可耻了.

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    They eke out a precarious existence foraging in rubbish dumps.

    他们靠在垃圾场捡垃圾维持着朝不保夕的生活.

    《简明英汉词典》

    But that sense of increasing physical security remains precarious, and psychological security is something else.

    但是这种正在增强的物理安全仍是摇摇欲坠的, 而心理安全则是另一码事.

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    A soldier leads a very precarious life.

    军人过着非常危险的生活.

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    To abolish casualisation, temporary and precarious work.

    撤销散工、临时工及不固定的工作.

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    The financial situation for the automakers grows more precarious by the day.

    按日计算的汽车制造商的财务状态变得更加不确定.

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    They were going to cross a precarious suspension bridge.

    他们要渡过一些危险的吊桥.

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    A precarious solution a difficult proBlem.

    我拒绝考虑对我们问题的那样一种解决方法.

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    Low level of development and a precarious life.

    发展水平低下,人民生活朝不保夕.

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    The climber had only a precarious hold on the slippery rock.

    爬山者不牢靠地抓住了光滑的岩石.

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    On either side furniture was piled in high, precarious heaps.

    两边的家具都堆高了, 很不稳固.

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    They are being pressed by several creditors and their position precarious . Caution is advisable.

    他们正被几个授权人逼迫,自己的立场也很危险.

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    Even in much of young, vigorous developing Asia the boom seems too precarious for triumphalism.

    即使在这个年轻 、 充满活力的亚洲,人们也无法对这可能不太稳定的繁荣局面喜出望外.

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    Our financial situation is still precarious if we postpone the release of the new product.

    如果我们推迟发布新产品的话,我们的财政状况仍然岌岌可危.

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    Did he gain his precarious bread petty trade, by menial toil, by violence, or by theft?

    他究竟是在做小生意, 当奴仆, 还是靠打家劫舍来获得朝不保夕的口粮 呢 ?

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    By now , Chrysler's problems were so serious that our precarious position was well known.

    这个时候, 克莱斯勒公司的问题变得十分严重,我们的危险境况已经是路人皆知.

    辞典例句

    The situation of some schools is quite precarious.

    一些学校的情况非常危险.

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    Approaches as history recording , cause analysis and prediction means could be applied tothe regional precarious disasters.

    区域灾害识别可采用历史记录法 、 成因分析法、预测法等方法.

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    Even when I was holding onto a towel rack , the situation felt precarious.

    当我即使只是拿着一个毛巾架的时候, 蹲着我还是觉得有些危险.

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    Without a political settlement any truce in Bosnia remains precarious.

    没有政治协议,在波斯尼亚任何停战协议仍是靠不住的.

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    Of coure, should the second option come to pass, it would be a precarious peace.

    当然, 如果第二种情况发生了, 这种和平并不稳定.

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    He earned a precarious living as an artist.

    作为一个艺术家,他过得是朝不保夕的生活。

    辞典例句

    He earned a precarious living as an artist.

    作为一个艺术家,他过的是朝不保夕的生活。

    《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    Washington struck me as a precarious place from which to publish such a cerebral newspaper.

    我的感觉是,在华盛顿出版这样一份理性的报纸不是太靠谱。

    柯林斯例句

    They looked rather comical as they crawled up precarious ladders.

    他们顺着摇摇晃晃的梯子往上爬,看起来非常滑稽。

    柯林斯例句

    The financial concessions granted to British Aerospace were, he said, of a precarious character.

    他说,向英国宇航公司给予财政优惠未获证实。

    柯林斯例句

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  • 英英释义

    Adjective

    • 1. affording no ease or reassurance;

      "a precarious truce"

    • 2. fraught with danger;

      "dangerous waters"

      "a parlous journey on stormy seas"

      "a perilous voyage across the Atlantic in a small boat"

      "the precarious life of an undersea diver"

      "dangerous surgery followed by a touch-and-go recovery"

    • 3. dangerously insecure;

      "a precarious footing on the ladder"

    • 4. not secure; beset with difficulties;

      "a shaky marriage"

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  • 词根词缀

    前缀: pre-

    表示"在……前的,预先"

    • adj.

      prebuilt 预制的

      pre在……前的,预先+built建造的,build的过去式和过去分词→adj.预制的

      precarious 危险的,不确定的

      pre在……前的,预先+car=care关心+ious……的→要预先关心的→冒险的

      precise 精确的,精细的

      pre在……前的,预先+cise切→预先切好的→精确的

      precocious 早熟的

      pre在……前的,预先+coc=coct煮+ious……的→提前煮熟→早熟的

      preschool 学龄前的

      pre在……前的,预先+school学校→上学前的

      prescient 有先见之明的

      pre在……前的,预先+sci知道+ent表形容词→预先知道

    • n.

      preamble 前言,绪言

      pre在……前的,预先+amble跑→跑在前面→前言

      precaution 预防措施

      pre在……前的,预先+caution小心→预先小心→预防

      precedent 先例

      pre在……前的,预先+ced走+ent人或物等→走在前面的东西→先例

      precept 规范;格言

      pre在……前的,预先+cept拿→以前拿好的[名言]→格言

      precinct 区域,范围

      pre在……前的,预先+cinct捆→预先捆好的→范围

      precipice 峭壁

      pre在……前的,预先+cipice头→在前面是尽头→峭壁

      precipitation 降落,仓促;降雨

      pre在……前的,预先+cipit头→ation→落在前头→降落,下降

      predestination 预定, 预言

      pre在……前的,预先+destination目的地→预先定好的目的地→命中注定

      predisposition 倾向,癖性

      pre在……前的,预先+disposition性情→性情预定→癖性

      prefix 前缀

      pre在……前的,预先+fix固定→固定在前面→前缀

      prehistory 史前

      pre在……前的,预先+history历史→n.史前

      preoccupation 全神贯注

      pre在……前的,预先+occup占有+ation表名词→优先占有[注意力]→全神贯注

      preposition 前置词,介词

      pre在……前的,预先+position位置→位置放在前面→前置词

      prerogative 权利,特权

      pre在……前的,预先+rog要求+ative表名词→预先要求→[有]特权

    • v.

      precede [在时间上]先于,早于

      pre在……前的,预先+ced走+e→走在前面→[时间上]先于

      preclude 妨碍;阻止

      pre在……前的,预先+clud关闭+e→提前关闭→阻止

      predict 预言,预报

      pre在……前的,预先+dict说→预先说→预言

      prefer [to]更喜欢,宁愿

      pre在……前的,预先+fer带来→先带来→更喜欢

      prepay 预付

      pre在……前的,预先+pay付钱→v.预付

  • 同义词

    adj.不确定的;危险的

    dangeroushazardousunsounduncertaintouchycriticalunsureshakyticklishunsafedelicate

    其他释义

    unsoundunsafeshakyuncertaindelicatedangerousslipperytouchyriskystickyunsurecriticalticklishhazardousadventurousdoubtful

  • 反义词

    safe

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