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发表时间:2012-04-14内容来源:VOA英语学习网

第三页:词汇解析

garrison

英汉解释

n. 要塞;卫戍部队

vt. 驻防;守卫

同义词

n. fort,william lloyd garrison

参考例句

1. Pete Garrison: You wanna shoot me?! Shoot me!

皮特-加里森:你要开枪?!来啊,射我吧!

2. Players can now garrison troops in villages that they own.

球员现在可以驻军,他们在自己的村庄。

3. All officers wear grade insignia on the left side of garrison caps.

所有的军官都在军便帽的左边戴上阶级徽章。

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trophy

英汉解释

n. 奖品;战利品;纪念品

vt. 用战利品装饰

adj. 显示身份的;有威望的

同义词

n. prize

参考例句

1. League &Cup Shield Trophy!

同盟&杯子盾战利品!

2. He even let me take the trophy home today for my boys, so I appreciate him for that.

他甚至让我为我的男孩今天把纪念品带回家,所以我因为那感谢他。

3. The smooth muscles, the glands and the mucosa of the intestines trophy and the walls become almost paper-thin.

平滑肌,各种腺体,萎缩了的肠粘膜(吸收细胞层)和肠壁都变得几乎和纸一样薄了。

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field

英汉解释

n. 领域;牧场;旷野;战场;运动场

vi. 担任场外队员

adj. 扫描场;田赛的;野生的

vt. 把暴晒于场上;使上场

同义词

n. discipline,field of battle,field of force,field of operation

参考例句

1. to field a strong team

指派一支实力强劲的队伍参赛

2. We often work in the field outside.

我们经常在外面田野里干活。

3. They were pioneers in the field of microsurgery.

他们是显微外科学领域的创始人。

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presidency

英汉解释

n. 总统(或董事长、会长、大学校长等)的职位(任期);管辖;支配

同义词

n. administration,presidential term,presidentship

参考例句

1. One direction is that if enough support his role of presidency, he will fulfill his term.

一个方向是,当有足够多的人数支持他的统治时,布什将完成任期。

2. Hardy succeeded on the death of his friend George Meredith to the presidency of the Society of Authors in 1909.

1909年,乔治·梅瑞狄斯与世长辞,英国作家协会主席一职由他的朋友哈代继任。

3. Thus governing the state does not provide much experience relevant to the complex tasks of the American presidency.

与美国总统所要承担的复杂任务相比管理这样的州并不能得到太多经验。

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truce

英汉解释

n. 停战;休战;休战协定

vt. 以休战结束;停止争执

vi. 停战

同义词

n. armistice,cease-fire

参考例句

1. The Russians rejected a French offer for a truce.

俄国人拒绝法国人提出的停战建议。

2. The rockets fired from Lebanon this week were a reminder, if one were needed, that the 2006 war ended in a truce not a peace.

本周从黎巴嫩发射的火箭就是个提醒,假如需要提醒的话,提醒我们2006年的战争结束不过是休战,而非和平。

3. The Israeli government also rejected the truce proposal. Israeli spokesman Mark Regev says Hamas is a terrorist organization that refuses to renounce violence or recognize Israel.

以色列政府也拒绝停战的建议。以色列发言人雷格夫说,哈马斯是一个恐怖组织,它拒绝放弃暴力,拒绝承认以色列。

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constituency

英汉解释

n. (选区的)选民;支持者;(一批)顾客

参考例句

1. The party aims at contesting every constituency in the next election.

这个政党在下次选举中打算争夺每个选区。

2. A candidate cannot be nominated for more than one constituency in the 2003 District Council election.

候选人不得在2003年的区议会选举中在超过一个选区接受提名。

3. Trust him to climb on the bandwagon and join the Alliance now that they look like winning in this constituency.

放心让他去支持胜利在望的候选人并且加入同盟,因为他们在这一选区似乎会赢。

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foil

英汉解释

vt. 衬托;阻止,挡开;挫败;贴箔于

n. 箔,金属薄片;衬托,烘托;叶形片

abbr. 面向文件的翻译语言(file-Oriented interpretive language)

同义词

n. enhancer,hydrofoil,transparency

v. baffle,bilk,cross,frustrate

参考例句

1. His attempt to deceive us was foiled.

他企图欺骗我们,但最终失败了。

2. Setting lamp: Offer certain brightness for whole room, foil atmosphere.

背景灯:为整个房间提供一定亮度,烘托气氛。

3. ' The most popular answer: 'the gold foil used to decorate chocolates and other foods.

最受欢迎的答案是:用于装饰巧克力和其它食品的金箔。

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dock 

英汉解释

n. 码头;船坞;被告席;尾巴的骨肉部分

vt. 使靠码头;剪短

vi. 入船坞

同义词

n. dockage,loading dock,pier,sorrel

v. bob,tail

反义词

v.   undock

参考例句

1. Clear the ship and let it dock.

给这艘船结关让它靠码头。

2. We can faintly see a coal dock.

还隐约可以看到煤炭码头呢。

3. He takes his own son and daughters fishing from the same dock.

他也带着自己的儿子和女儿回到同一个码头去钓鱼。

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refund

英汉解释

vi. 退还;偿还,归还

vt. 退还;偿还;付还

n. 退款;偿还,偿还额

同义词

n. repayment

v. give back,repay,return

参考例句

1. After a few days' delay the shop refunded my money at last.

经过几天的拖延,这家商店最终还是将钱退给了我。

2. So, once we hear our Announcement on TV we can ask for a refund of any taxes paid.

如此,我们聆听我们的通告,在电视上我们能请求任何赋税一个偿还付清。

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