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

    高中/CET4/CET6

    • [teɪl]
    • [teɪl]

    释义

    • n.
      ; 尾部; 燕尾服; 尾随者;
    • vt.
      跟踪; 装上尾巴;
    • vi.
      队伍单行行进时拉长或产生间隔; 侦察队两两散开; [建筑学] 嵌上,搭上;
  • 词态变化

    • 复数: tails;
    • 第三人称单数: tails;
    • 过去式: tailed;
    • 过去分词: tailed;
    • 现在分词: tailing;
    • 形容词: tailless;
  • 实用场景例句

    • 全部
    • 尾部
    • 燕尾服
    • 跟踪

    a dog with a curly tail

    卷尾巴的狗

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    a bird with a forked tail

    有叉形尾羽的鸟

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    a dog with a kink in its tail

    尾巴上有个结的狗

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    the monkey's prehensile tail

    猴子能缠住东西的尾巴

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    The dog ran up, wagging its tail.

    那条狗摇着尾巴跑上前去。

    ——《牛津高阶英汉双解词典》

    This is the tail end of the season.

    这是季末的最后几天。

    ——柯林斯例句

    They tried to get the harpoon into the ray before the sting tail came lashing over to retaliate.

    他们试图把鱼叉刺进鳐鱼体内,以防它猛摆那蜇人的尾巴报复。

    ——柯林斯例句

    The boys wore black tail coats in mourning for George III.

    男孩身穿黑色燕尾服为乔治三世服丧。

    ——柯林斯例句

    At hearing his name spoken, the dog gave a responsive wag of his tail.

    听到有人喊它的名字,这条狗摆了摆尾巴。

    ——柯林斯例句

    The brown rat has prominent ears and a long scaly tail.

    那只棕鼠两只耳朵向前支着,一条长尾巴布满鳞片。

    ——柯林斯例句

    The horse stood whisking its tail.

    那匹马站着挥动尾巴.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    A dog reacts to kindness by wagging its tail.

    狗摇尾巴以报答人们的爱护.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The number of tourists starts to tail off in October.

    游客在十月份开始逐渐减少.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The dog turned tail when he saw the man pick up a stone to throw at him.

    狗看到那人捡起一块石头向它砸来时就逃跑了.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The dog ran out with its tail wagging madly.

    狗跑了出来,疯狂地摆着尾巴.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The tail is fixed on the model plane with nails; it cannot come off.

    模型飞机的机尾是用钉子钉在飞机上的, 不会掉下来.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    This creature's tail will regenerate if it is cut off.

    这种动物的尾巴如果被割掉,会再生出来.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    With a whisk of its tail, it has gone.

    它尾巴一摇就跑了.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The police have put a tail on me so they know my every move.

    警方派了一个人跟踪,所以我的一举一动他们都清楚.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The dog wagged its tail with pleasure.

    那条狗高兴得直摇尾巴.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The cow brushed off the flies with a whisk of its tail.

    那头母牛尾巴一甩拂走了苍蝇.

    ——《简明英汉词典》

    The dog's tail wagged.

    狗尾巴摇动着.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    The peacock spreads his splendid tail.

    孔雀展开了它那灿烂夺目的尾巴.

    ——《现代汉英综合大词典》

    It is naughty of you to pull the cat's tail.

    你真淘气,竟然拉猫尾巴.

    ——《用法词典》

    The horse swished its tail.

    马嗖嗖地挥着尾巴.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    The puppy frisked its tail.

    小狗高兴地摇摆着它的尾巴.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    The sparrow perked up its tail.

    麻雀竖起尾巴.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    He spoke such a jargon I couldn't make head or tail of what he said.

    他讲那么一种方言土语,我根本不懂他说什么.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

    The peacock is displaying its fine tail feathers.

    这只孔雀在展示自己美丽的尾部羽毛.

    ——《用法词典》

    The tail wags the dog.

    上下颠倒;小人物掌权.

    ——《现代英汉综合大词典》

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  • 真题例句

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    • 六级

    Sting in the tail Ashby Plant is one of a number of psychologists who seized on Obama's candidacy to test hypotheses about the power of role models

    出自-2010年6月阅读原文

    Perhaps surprisingly, it is not all good news: there is a sting in the tail of the Obama effect

    出自-2010年6月阅读原文

    In America, white tailed deer are more numerous than ever before, so abundant in fact that they've become a suburban nuisance and a health hazard.

    出自-2013年12月听力原文

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  • 英英释义

    Noun

    • 1. the posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body
    • 2. the time of the last part of something;

      "the fag end of this crisis-ridden century"

      "the tail of the storm"

    • 3. any projection that resembles the tail of an animal
    • 4. the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on;

      "he deserves a good kick in the butt"

      "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"

    • 5. a spy employed to follow someone and report their movements
    • 6. (usually plural) the reverse side of a coin that does not bear the representation of a person's head
    • 7. the rear part of an aircraft
    • 8. the rear part of a ship

    Verb

    • 1. go after with the intent to catch;

      "The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"

      "the dog chased the rabbit"

    • 2. remove or shorten the tail of an animal
    • 3. remove the stalk of fruits or berries
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  • 词根词缀

    词根: tail

    =cut,表示"剪,割"

    • n.

      detail 细节,详情

      de分开+tail剪,割→剪开→[取得]细节,详情

      tailor 裁缝

      tail剪,割+or人→裁缝

      retail 零售

      re再+tail剪,割→再分割→零售

      tail 尾巴;尾部

      tail剪,割→n.尾巴;尾部

    • v.

      entail 使承担;需要;把[疾病等]遗传给;限定

      en使+tail剪,割→把剪下的东西给别人

      curtail 截短,缩短;削减

      cur短+tail剪,割→v.截短,缩短;削减

      detail 详述

      de分开+tail剪,割→剪开→[取得]细节,详情

      tailor 缝制,剪裁

      tail剪,割+or人→裁缝

  • 词组搭配

    chase one's (own) tail

    (informal)rush around ineffectually

    (非正式)无谓瞎忙

    on someone's tail

    following someone closely

    紧跟,跟踪

    a police car stayed on his tail for half a mile.

    一辆警车在他后面跟踪了半英里。

    a piece of tail

    a police car stayed on his tail for half a mile.

    一辆警车在他后面跟踪了半英里。

    the tail of one's eye

    (dated)the outer corner of one's eye

    (旧)眼角

    the tail wags the dog

    the less important or subsidiary factor, person, or thing dominates a situation; the usual roles are reversed

    尾巴摇狗(处于从属地位的人或事物控制局势;本末倒置)

    the financing system is becoming the tail that wags the dog.

    真是尾巴摇狗: 财务系统反而逐渐地在控制一切了。

    with one's tail between one's legs

    (informal)in a state of dejection or humiliation

    (非正式)夹着尾巴;灰溜溜地

    with one's tail up

    (informal)in a confident or cheerful mood

    (非正式)趾高气扬地

    tail back

    (Brit.)(of traffic) become congested and form a tailback

    (英)(交通)堵塞排成长队

    tail something in (或 into)

    insert the end of a beam, stone, or brick, into (a wall)

    把(梁、石头、砖的端头)嵌入(墙内)

    tail off (或 away)

    gradually diminish in amount, strength, or intensity

    (数量、力量、强度)逐渐减弱

    the economic boom was beginning to tail off.

    经济迅猛发展的势头正在逐渐地减弱。

    tail down

    To ease a heavy load down a steep slope.

    将重物缓缓移下陡坡

    tail off 或 tail away

    To diminish gradually; dwindle or subside

    逐渐消失;变小或减弱

    The fireworks tailed off into darkness.

    烟火在夜空中逐渐消失

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  • 同义词

    rearbackendpursueshadowfollowheeltrail

  • 反义词

    head

  • 行业词典

    • 人体组织学

      [精子]尾   

    • 体育

      后端   

    • 动物学

      尾[部]   又称 :尾[部](pygidium (环节动物) )   

    • 医学

      尾:任何细长的附生物   从动物体后延伸出的附生物   

    • 水产

      尾部   鱼体由肛门至尾鳍末端的部分。   烂尾病   rot disease 由气单胞菌(Aeromonas)引起的细菌性鱼病。危害多种海淡水鱼类。发病早期,尾鳍及尾柄处充血、发炎、糜烂,严重时尾鳍烂掉,尾柄处肌肉出血、溃烂,骨骼外露。   

    • 生物学

      [噬菌体]尾部   

    • 金融

      钱币背面   尾部差额   尾数   限定所有权   指定继承人继承的不动产   

  • 常用俚语

    • turn tail
      (面临危险、困难等)转身逃跑

      Sometimes turning tail is the only sensible thing to do.

      有时候转身逃跑是惟一切合实际的明智做法。

      When the bully saw my hig brother,he turned tail and ran.

      那欺凌弱小的家伙看见我哥哥就转身溜了。

    • tail
      跟踪,盯…的梢

      They're tailing a suspect.

      他们正在跟综一个嫌疑犯。

      跟踪者,盯梢的人

      The security officer was even going to put a tail on the children.

      特工人员甚至想派个盯梢的人去跟踪那些孩子。

      屁股

      Do you think we shoutd sit our tails until that happens?

      你认为我们应该坐等那种事情发生吗?n hadn't tossed him out on his tail.我没有把他摔个四脚朝天。

      [粗俗语]作爱,(作为性交对象的)女人

      He is at toose ends. All he thinks of now is tail.

      他情绪不振,成天想的就是玩女人。

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