- 英[ˈsekənd , sɪˈkɒnd]
- 美[ˈsekənd , sɪˈkɑːnd]
- n.秒; 瞬间; 次货; 第二份食物;
- adv.第二; 其次; 以第二位;
- vt.支持; 临时调派; 附议; 赞成提案;
- 复数: seconds;
- 第三人称单数: seconds;
- 过去式: seconded;
- 过去分词: seconded;
- 现在分词: seconding;
- 名词: secondment;
The win allowed them to leapfrog three teams to gain second place.
She came second in the 200 metres.
A second terminal was opened in 1998.
Elliott crossed the finish line just half a second behind his adversary.
He joined the second battalion of the Grenadier Guards.
Lucy teaches English as a second language.
My personal life has had to take second place to my career.
The gun was fired and Beaton was wounded a second time.
The young German runner finished a creditable second.
The second actor plays well.
The second course was decided on.
As a football player he is second to none.
England brought on a sub in the second half.
I really had a hard time in the second round, the man I played against was too much for me.
In 2006 work began upon the second phase of the project.
Our office is on the second floor.
John takes second place in the race.
Walk unstil you get to the second stoplight.
Hold on the phone for a second. Let me find a pen to write down your phone number.
You will need a second pair of shoes.
He flashed the torch on for a second.
First time strangers, second time friends.
The committee jobbed him when he sought a second term in office.
Japan was in alliance with Germany and Italy during the Second World War.
In the output of grain, China is second to none.
The second paragraph can be omitted.
There's part of this sickening horror of knowing you're walking on the edge with this, that I kind of like, knowing that it could all fall apart at any second.
People in both groups used nicotine ( ' , 尼古丁) patches before they quit, in addition to a second form of nicotine replacement, like gum or spray.
Midlife seems like the second big phase of decision-making.
Leah's growth spurred her to open her second studio—and it wasn't for the money.
Honestly, I didn't need to open a second studio.
The second trip was made in October last year.
Facial photos of dogs and humans were displayed on the screen for 1.5 seconds.
During the second half of the 20th century, grain prices rose dramatically several times.
You may have heard some of the fashion industry horror stories: models eating tissues or cotton balls to hold off hunger, and models collapsing from hunger-induced heart attacks just seconds after they step off the runway.
Surely, the American ideal of second chances should not be reserved only for the rich and powerful.
Rather, it is to recognize that in America's vast criminal justice system, second chances are crucial.
Central heating was present in every upper-and middle-class home by the second half of the 19th century.
People were tired of using the iPad textbook besides using it for reading," says Kalpit Shah, who will be going into his second year at Irvine's medical program this fall.
in the year to March, the worst slide since the Second World War.
The problems with the nation's cuisine can be traced back to the Second World War.
The Second World War led to an inadequate supply of food in Britain
Drink: The best way to enjoy the natural world is by yourself; the second best way is in company.
They need to extract as much information as possible from the first or second reading.
Listening to the radio came second.
The second most popular activity was driving
Mysteries and detective stories came second on the list at 53%.
Thus, time and time's relativity are measurable by any hourglass, alarm clock, or an atomic clock that can measure a billionth of a second.
Morgan's comments on outsourcing mark the second time this month that he has come out against one of Haslam's plans for higher education in Tennessee.
Within just the past five years, I have noticed parents returning to a belief that teenagers need the guidance of elders rather than the liberal, anything goes mode of child-rearing that became popular in the second half of the 20th century.
This is much like a non-smoker getting cancer from second-hand smoke, while the heavy smoker is fortunate enough to smoke in good health.
South Korea opened its second Antarctic research base in 2014, describing it as a way to test robots developed by Korean researchers for use in extreme conditions.
It is building its second ice-breaking ship and setting up research drilling operations on an ice dome 13,422 feet above sea level that is one of the planet's coldest places.
The second element is passion.
But by 2014, the death rate from Alzheimer’s Disease for this age group have more than doubled, increasing from 3.8% to 8.5%, making the progressive brain disease the second leading cause of death for centenarians.
5 percent of the second group thought so.
It notes that, in recent years, experts have come to the conclusion that undernourishment between conception and a child’s second birthday can have serious and long-lasting impacts.
The second question is "How can I assess the investment risk of a particular bond issue
And with women a second factor comes into play:most seem to enjoy the flexible-time arrangement(once known as the "mommy track")and never find their way back to full-time or high-level employment
According to Blau and Kahn,Swedish-style paternal(父亲的)leave policies and flexible time arrangements pose a second threat to woman's progress:they make employers cautious about hiring woman for full-time positions at all.
Quite often, educators tell families of children who are learning English as a second language to speak only English, and not their native language, at home.
Meanwhile, a second group was directed to solve the same problems by collaborating with one another, without any prompts from their instructor
And when the two groups were tested on what they'd learned, the second group "significantly outperformed" the first.
In the second paragraph, the author challenges the view that the collapse of rain forests is caused by direct human interference.
The second related criticism is that Google's scanning of books is actually illegal.
The second rule is don't raise the stakes by challenging her authority.
The author's second warning is that we should avoid running a greater risk by challenging our boss's anthority
Today, a photo copier can do the work in seconds.
Question 14: For what were Dennis Hutton and his wife awarded the Nobel Prize a second time?
We can invent computers capable of processing ten million calculations per second
But can you spare me a second?
A recent study shows that meat consumption is one of the main ways that human can damage the environment, second only to the use of motor vehicles
For a start, all animals, such as cows, pigs and sheep, always gas limed methane, which is the second most common green house gas after carbon dioxide.
Packing up again with no picnic, Zac had to switch schools for the second time and space is even tighter
In the second stage, Doctor Bastian separated the dolphins into two tanks.
How did the second stage of the experiment differ from the first stage
But the movie that really made him famous was his second one, Rebel Without a Cause, that was about teenagers who felt like they didn't fit into society.
A year later, I reached my goal: I lost 150 pounds and raised $50,000! I feel that I've been given a second life to devote to something that is meaningful and enormous.
2017年高考英语天津卷 完形填空 原文
Building owners were faced with a choice: either change the first floors of their buildings into basements, and the second stories into main floors, or hoist the entire buildings to meet the new street level.
2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Collect a second proposal from the participant.
2019年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 选项
During my second year at the city college, I was told that the education department was offering a "free" course, called thinking chess, for three credits.
2018年高考英语全国卷I 完形填空 原文
For example, when I'm writing a textbook, it has become second nature to check a dozen definitions of a key term, which helps me dig into the core and understand its meaning.
2016年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 任务型阅读 原文
For some reason, when certain shows switched into a commercial, a loud noise would sound for a few seconds.
2015年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
Her owner Mike Holden panicked and celled the coastguard of Cornwall, who turned up in seconds.
2015年高考英语陕西卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
In the new trial, which will be launched from April 18, one of three "up" escalators will be standing only, with a second banning walking at peak times.
2016年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文
It was not a second too early.
2016年高考英语浙江卷（10月） 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
Later, the second group remembered the information better.
2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
Learning english as a second language can be a painful experience.
2019年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
My second piece of advice is simple.
2015年高考英语福建卷 短文填词 原文
News of the second kind, however, pays its rewards later.
2015年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文
Now, in the second picture, you can see how tea is tasted in the tea trade center before it is sold.
2015年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文
Realisation will probably set in seconds after you've clicked "send".
2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
Second, if other factors such as technology remain constant, economic growth and material expectations will fall well below recent standards and this could invite trouble.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文
Second, take the overall appearance of the neighborhood seriously.
2018年高考英语浙江卷 阅读理解 七选五 原文
Second, youth-sport programs have long been considered important to youth's psychosocial development, providing opportunities to learn important life skills such as cooperation, discipline, leadership, and self-control.
2015年高考英语上海卷 阅读理解 阅读表达 原文
Six months after suffering our defeat on the spring practice field, we won our first game and our second, and continued to improve.
2018年高考英语天津卷 完形填空 原文
That second year, the rabbits remembered me, and one would even sit up for slices!
2015年高考英语四川卷 完形填空 原文
The salesgirl looked at him for a second, then recognized him and said, "Oh, hi!".
2015年高考英语广东卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
The second group did not understand the information.
2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项
The second group understood that the computer would not save it.
2015年高考英语安徽卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
The second principle is to loosen the control that providers of on-line services have over data and give more to those who supply them.
2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读C 原文
The teacher may require a second proposal if the first is off-topic or unclear.
2019年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
There is, however, a second less known type of volcano that doesn't involve mountain building.
2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
They find that customers make decisions in the first few seconds upon walking in the door, and turn it into a business opportunity.
2015年高考英语重庆卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Whaley got the idea of this second-grade presidential campaign project when he asked the children one day to raise their hands if they thought they could never be a president.
2019年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Without a second thought, the woman joined the Welty party.
2016年高考英语全国卷3 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
Yellowstone obviously was of this second type, but Christiansen couldn't find the caldera anywhere.
2019年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文
The second, by Joshua Greenberg, takes a more empirical approach to universality identifying traits ( ' , particularly in word order) shared by many language which are considered to represent biases that result from cognitive constraints.
The second half of the 20th century saw a collection of geniuses, warriors, entrepreneurs and visionaries labour to create a fabulous machine that could function as a typewriter and printing press, studio and theatre, paintbrush and gallery, piano and radio, the mail as well as the mail carrier.
Second, they are mostly bright and well-educated.
Second, the majority of people who use networked computers to upload are not even aware of the significance of what they are doing.
Second, novelty itself frequently provokes disbelief.
It is not by chance that the Funeral March is not the last movement of the Eroica Symphony, but the second, so that suffering does not have the last word.
Second, it is surely a good thing that the money and attention come to science rather than go elsewhere.
Second, customers may be willing to buy a company’s products as an indirect way to donate to the good causes it helps.
According to research from Princeton University, people assess your competence, trustworthiness, and likeability in just a tenth of a second, solely based on the way you look.
To the horror of some who expected a Greek Revival twin of the Treasury Building to be erected on the other side of the White House, the elaborate French Second Empire style design by Alfred Mullett was selected, and construction of a building to house all three departments began in June of 1871.
The first step, as Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee argue in The Second MachineAge, should be rethinking education and job training.
Mullett, it was built from 1871 to 1888 to house the growing staffs of the State, War, and Navy Departments, and is considered one of the best examples of French Second Empire architecture in the country.
1. 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
2. an indefinitely short time;
"wait just a moment"
"it only takes a minute"
"in just a bit"
3. the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed near 2nd base
4. a particular point in time;
"the moment he arrived the party began"
5. following the first in an ordering or series;
"he came in a close second"
6. a 60th part of a minute of arc;
"the treasure is 2 minutes and 45 seconds south of here"
7. the official attendant of a contestant in a duel or boxing match
8. a speech seconding a motion;
"do I hear a second?"
9. the gear that has the second lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle;
"he had to shift down into second to make the hill"
10. merchandise that has imperfections; usually sold at a reduced price without the brand name
1. give support or one's approval to;
"I'll second that motion"
"I can't back this plan"
"endorse a new project"
2. transfer an employee to a different, temporary assignment;
"The officer was seconded for duty overseas"
1. coming next after the first in position in space or time or degree or magnitude
2. coming next after first;
"a second chance"
"the second vice president"
3. a part or voice or instrument or orchestra section lower in pitch than or subordinate to the first;
"the second violins"
4. having the second highest gear ratio;
1. in the second place;
"second, we must consider the economy"
subsequent 后来的, 并发的
in the second place
as a second consideration or point
second to none
the best, worst, fastest, etc.
辅导员 助手 第二姿势 秒 二垒
二级相变： second-order phase transition 二级相干性： second-order coherence
二阶电路： second-order circuit
- second riddle
I won't stay around here playing second fiddle.
a sort of second-fiddle appointment
- second banana
I played second banana to the chairman.
- second riddle