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

    高中/CET4/CET6/TOEFL

    • [stɑːˈveɪʃn]
    • [stɑːrˈveɪʃn]

    释义

    • 常用
    • 高考讲解
    • n.
      挨饿; 饥饿; 饿死; 绝食;
  • 词态变化

    • 复数: starvations;
  • 实用场景例句

    • 全部
    • 挨饿
    • 饥饿
    • 饿死

    Relief workers say it's worse than ever as disease and starvation combine to kill thousands.

    救灾人员说疾病加上饥饿夺去了数千人的生命,严重程度前所未有。

    ——柯林斯例句

    Over three hundred people have died of starvation since the beginning of the year.

    从年初起,已有300多人饿死。

    ——柯林斯例句

    1.5 million people are in immediate danger of death from starvation.

    150万人正面临着被饿死的急迫危险。

    ——柯林斯例句

    An estimated seven million people are at risk of starvation.

    估计有700万人面临着饿死的危险。

    ——柯林斯例句

    I was suffering from acute sunstroke, starvation and exhaustion.

    我严重中暑,又饿又累。

    ——柯林斯例句

    Drought has left more than two million people close to starvation.

    干旱让两百多万人濒临饿死。

    ——柯林斯例句

    Millions of people are threatened with starvation as a result of drought and poor harvests.

    几百万人因干旱和歉收而受到饥饿的威胁。

    ——柯林斯例句

    The whole country is threatened with starvation.

    整个国家都受到饥饿的威胁.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Many people die of starvation during famines every year.

    每年发生饥荒时都有许多人饿死.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The animals had died of starvation.

    动物因饥饿而死亡.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Edible wild herbs kept us from dying of starvation.

    我们靠着野菜才没被饿死.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    They are up against starvation.

    他们正面临饥饿.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Disease often follows on starvation because the body is weakened.

    疾病的产生往往是由于饥饿的缘故,因为身体很虚弱.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    Wild fruit kept us from dying of starvation.

    我们靠着野果才没被饿死.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    After three days without food, the men were close to starvation.

    3天没吃东西, 这些人都快饿死了.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The enemy must decide between surrender and starvation.

    敌人必须做出投降或是饿死的抉择.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The way the man ate lent colour to his story of near starvation.

    那人吃东西的那副馋相使人相信他说的险些要饿死的话是真的.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    In the towns of central Greece, starvation provided plenty of recruits.

    在希腊中部城市, 饥荒促使大批人士参加了战斗.

    ——辞典例句

    Anorexia nervosa, a form of starvation, may affect adolescent girls.

    神经性厌食症是饥饿的一种形式, 它对少女有影响.

    ——期刊摘选

    He had to decide between surrender and starvation.

    他不得不在投降和饿死之间做出抉择.

    ——期刊摘选

    Starvation is an atrocity, and should never happen in the modern world.

    饿死人命是一种暴行, 绝不应发生在现代社会.

    ——期刊摘选

    They were threatened with starvation when flood drowned their village.

    (洪水淹没他们村子时他们受到了饥饿的威胁. )

    ——期刊摘选

    They were charged with the starvation of children in their care.

    他们因为孩子们在他们的照料下挨饿而受到指控.

    ——期刊摘选

    The poor old man died of starvation.

    那个可怜的老人被饿死了.

    ——期刊摘选

    When the empire fell to pieces , the country found itself faced by floods and starvation.

    当这些船舰毁于一旦时, 他们的国家也面临着洪水和饥荒的灾难.

    ——期刊摘选

    Large numbers of people had to struggle on the verge of starvation.

    那时许多人不得不在饥饿的边缘上挣扎.

    ——期刊摘选

    In March two children died of starvation.

    在三月份,两个孩子死于饥荒.

    ——期刊摘选

    It is forced on us by our ecnomic system as the alternative to starvation.

    我们的经济制度把它强加在我们身上,不然只有饿死的份儿.

    ——期刊摘选

    But the reaction to starvation differs immensely, based on spiritual orientation.

    但取决于个人的精神导向,人们对饥饿的态度是有着极大不同的.

    ——期刊摘选

    But the risk of a secondary catastrophe, of disease and starvation, remained high.

    不过,缅甸再次面临疾病和饥饿等灾害的风险依然很高.

    ——期刊摘选

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  • 真题例句

    • 全部
    • 四级
    • 高考

    The average international runway model has a body mass index ( ' , BMI) under 16—low enough to indicate starvation by the World Health Organization's standard.

    出自-2016年12月阅读原文

    But he is also working at a far more fundamental level: his staff show people how to make floating gardens and fish ponds prevent starvation during the wet season.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    But my connection with pandas goes back to my days on a TV show in the mid-1980s, when I was the first western TV reporter permitted to film a special unit caring for pandas rescued from starvation in the wild.

    2016年高考英语全国卷1 语法填空 原文

    In 1963 the UN set up the World Food Programme, one of whose purposes is to relieve worldwide starvation.

    2017年高考英语江苏卷 单项填空 原文

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  • 英英释义

    Noun

    • 1. a state of extreme hunger resulting from lack of essential nutrients over a prolonged period
    • 2. the act of depriving of food or subjecting to famine;

      "the beseigers used starvation to induce surrender"

      "they were charged with the starvation of children in their care"

    收起英英释义
  • 词根词缀

    后缀: -ation

    1. 表名词,"行为,过程,结果"; 2. 注:如果加在y结尾的单词后通常为去掉y加上ication.

    • n.

      revocation 废弃,取消

      revoc=revoke废除+ation行为,过程,结果→n.废弃,取消

      combination 结合,联合;化合;团体;组合数码

      combine联合+ation行为,过程,结果→n.结合,联合;化合;团体;组合数码

      confirmation 证实,确定;确认

      confirm证实+ation行为,过程,结果→n.证实,确定;确认

      determination 决心;决定;确定

      determine决心+ation行为,过程,结果→n.决心;决定;确定

      excitation 刺激;激动;激发

      excite使兴奋+ation行为,过程,结果→n.刺激;激动;激发

      exclamation 叫喊;感叹

      exclaim叫喊;感叹+ation行为,过程,结果→n.叫喊;感叹

      explanation 解释,解说,说明,辩解

      ex出去+plan明白+ation行为,过程,结果→使其明白→解释,解说

      generalization 一般化;概括,综合

      generalize一般的+ation行为,过程,结果→n.一般化;概括,综合

      imagination 想象[力];空想,幻觉;想象出来的事物

      imagine设想+ation行为,过程,结果→n.想象[力];空想,幻觉;想象出来的事物

      inclination 倾斜,弯曲,倾度,倾向,爱好

      incline倾斜;偏向+ation行为,过程,结果→n.倾斜,弯曲,倾度,倾向,爱好

      lamentation 悲痛,哀悼,痛哭

      lament悲伤,哀悼+ation行为,过程,结果→n.悲痛,哀悼,痛哭

      limitation 限制,局限性

      limit限制+ation行为,过程,结果→n.限制,局限性

      obligation 义务,责任

      oblige迫使,责成+ation行为,过程,结果→n.义务,责任

      presentation 介绍;赠送;呈现

      present赠送+ation行为,过程,结果→n.介绍;赠送;呈现

      provocation 激怒

      provoc=provoke激怒+ation行为,过程,结果→n.激怒

      recommendation 推荐,介绍[信],劝告,建议

      recommend赞扬;推荐+ation行为,过程,结果→n.推荐,介绍[信],劝告,建议

      representation 描写;陈述;代表

      represent描述,表示+ation行为,过程,结果→n.描写;陈述;代表

      reservation 保留,保留意见;预定,预订

      reserve保留,储备;预定+ation行为,过程,结果→reservation保留

      starvation 饥饿

      starve使饿死+ation行为,过程,结果→n.饥饿

  • 同义词辨析

    hunger, famine, starvation

    这些名词均有"饥饿"之意。

    • hunger: 普通用词,指人体对于食物迫切需要的正常生理现象。
    • famine: 指因天灾人祸而引起大规模饥荒;用作引申,指严重缺乏某种物资或人力。
    • starvation语气比hunger强得多。指因长期缺乏食物所造成的痛苦,甚至死亡,侧重人为的灾难所致。
  • 同义词

    n.饥荒,营养不足,耗尽,需要,缺乏

    extremehungerlackdeprivationinanitionfamineemptinessdepletionneedwantexhaustion

    其他释义

    poverty

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