Chinese Vocabulary Flash Cards: chinese 45

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尽管未与他联系上,可是我已尽力而为了。
  • I tried, albeit unsuccessfully, to contact him
仲裁人;主宰者
  • arbiter
仲裁员的裁定是终局性的。
  • The arbiter will have the last say.
拱门;拱道
  • archway
我们穿过石拱门进入院子。
  • We went through a stone archway into the courtyard
议论
  • argy-bargy
干燥;乏味
  • aridness
这片不毛之地上的人们怎么谋生呢?
  • How can people make a living in this arid area?
铁砧;[解]砧骨
  • anvil
开胃葡萄酒
  • aperitif wine
伪的;不足凭信的
  • apocryphal
那些都是欺骗顾客花钱的虚假广告。
  • These are apocryphal advertisements in order to racket from customers.
有关他私生活的事可能大部分都是虚构的。
  • Most of the story about his private life was probably apocryphal.
储藏的武器;军备
军火库
  • arsenal
假扮;乔装
化装;伪装;冒充
  • masquerading
他冒充医生,骗过了所有人。
  • He masqueraded as a doctor and fooled everyone.
披着美德外衣的丑恶
  • vices masquerading as virtues.
镇压;平息;压服
拒绝接受
  • quashes
上诉法庭已经撤销对所有11人的判决。
  • The Appeal Court has quashed the convictions of all eleven people.
格雷厄姆试图平息有关不满情绪日益强烈的流言。
  • Graham attempted to quash rumours of growing discontent.
部队显然并不愿意参与镇压示威游行。
  • Troops were displaying an obvious reluctance to get involved in quashing demonstrations.
长声尖叫,用长而尖锐的声音说
  • squealing
续集;结局;余波
(书或电影的)续篇,续集
  • sequels
复职;复位
复原;修复
  • reinstatement
峡谷;裂缝,断层;裂口;(感情等的)分歧
  • chasm
困难;艰苦;严苛;严峻
  • rigours
分娩的艰辛
  • ...the rigours of childbirth.
新的时事系列节目承诺以全新的视角和严谨的态度谈论有挑战性的问题。
  • The new current affairs series promises to address challenging issues with freshness and rigour.
全体员工;
劳动力,劳动人口
  • workforce
长期不和,世仇
积怨;结怨;结仇
  • feuds
资格,能力,作证能力
  • competency
管理才能
  • ...managerial competency.
盛会;露天表演;虚饰;选美比赛
  • pageant
盛况,盛大的仪式;壮丽,壮观;虚荣,浮华;夸耀,炫耀
  • pomp
英格兰贵族的气派和显赫
  • ..the pomp and splendour of the English aristocracy.
摆阔;讲排场;炫耀;卖弄
夸示
  • ostentations
消费者摒弃了20世纪80年代铺张摆阔的陋习。
  • Consumers are abandoning the excess and ostentation of the 1980s...
大体上说,她生活俭朴,不事张扬。
  • On the whole she had lived modestly, with a notable lack of ostentation.
综合
  • intergrative
有助于…的,有益于…的
  • conducive
尽量把卧室布置得适宜睡眠
  • Make your bedroom as conducive to sleep as possible...
拙劣的模仿;恶搞;滑稽的模仿诗文
戏仿作品
  • parody
使迷惑;使困惑
  • befuddling
醉得一塌糊涂
  • ..befuddled with drink.
自给自足
  • autarky
厌倦,无聊
  • ennui
借口,托辞
  • pretexts
他们想找借口用武力征服这个地区
  • They wanted a pretext for subduing the region by force...
他们现在会找个蹩脚的借口重新发动战争。
  • They would now find some dubious pretext to restart the war.
无精打采;不努力,懒怠
  • lassitude
贫血症状包括全身疲劳和困乏。
  • Symptoms of anaemia include general fatigue and lassitude.
云雀,发疯般的胡闹
  • skylarks
熏(炸)猪皮
  • pork rinds
熟铁,锻铁;镔铁
  • wrought iron
杂种狗
  • mongrel dogs
大声地啜;出声地喝
  • slurp it up
他咕嘟咕嘟地喝下了一杯加糖的清咖啡。
  • He slurped down a cup of sweet, black coffee.
油菜籽;油菜籽,;菜子
  • rapeseed
行话,黑话,隐语
  • jargons
极好的;绝妙的;出色的
  • splendid
在我们相处的那段时间里我发现他是个很好的同伴。
  • I found him to be splendid company during the hour of our acquaintance.
华而不实的;浮夸的
宏伟的;浮夸的;壮阔;沾沾自喜
  • grandiose
直率的;公开的;直截了当的
  • outright
我的司机当场身亡。
  • My driver was killed outright.
目瞪口呆,惊愕
  • flabbergasted
我宣布要移民去澳大利亚时,所有人都惊呆了。
  • Everybody was flabbergasted when I announced I was going to emigrate to Australia.
他是个瘦高个儿,有点驼背。
  • He was a tall, thin fellow with a slight stoop.
(意大利)波萝伏洛干酪
  • provolone
芥子酱;芥子泥
  • mustard
在羊肉上刷上薄薄一层第戎产的芥子酱。
  • Thinly paint the lamb with Dijon mustard.
暗黄色的羊毛衫
  • ...a mustard coloured jumper.
卷轴;卷盘;卷筒;绕在卷轴上的线(或金属丝、胶卷等)
  • reel
我不会透露该片的结局。
  • I shall not reveal the movie's final reel.
昏厥
  • syncope
嗉囊
  • crop (bird/chicken)
芫荽
  • corainder/cilantro
剽悍
灵活而勇敢
  • agile and brave
伶俜
孤单;孤独
  • alone/lonely
羞赧
羞愧得脸红。
  • mean
  • ashamed
  • abashed
窘态 (jiutai)
  • embarassment
扭捏
  • mincing
爽快
直爽;直截了当
  • frank
爽约
没有履行约会;失约
  • fail to keep an appointment
  • break an appointment
牙床
齿龈
  • gums/tooth bed/socket
智齿
  • wisdom teeth
虎牙
  • unicuspid teeth/Tiger Fang
不羁
有不受限制、拘束:不羁之才、放浪不羁
  • unrestricted
住所;寓所
容忍;等候;逗留;停留
  • abode
我走街串巷找到了他的新住所。
  • I went round the streets and found his new abode.
岛外的人和岛民结婚之初只能获得三年的居住权。
  • Outsiders who wed islanders are given only three years' right of abode at first.
满是疙瘩的,粗糙的;多块状物的,结成块的;波浪起伏的;愚钝的
  • lumpy
米饭没煮好会结块,而且软黏黏的。
  • When the rice isn't cooked properly it goes lumpy and gooey...
许多妇女,尤其是年纪大了以后,腿上会现出疙疙瘩瘩的青筋。
  • Many women, especially as they get older, develop lumpy veins in their legs.
授予…圣职;任命…为神职人员
规定;决定;主宰
  • ordained
命运已经决定了他们的性格为人。
  • Destiny has ordained that they are who they are...
这次经济衰退可能已经严重到必须进行体制变革的地步了。
  • The recession may already be severe enough to ordain structural change.
(貌似在商店购物实则行窃的)商店窃贼
  • shoplifter
恋童癖
  • paedophilia
堕落;腐败;恶行;堕落腐化的行为
  • depravity
会在战争中存在的至恶
  • ...the absolute depravity that can exist in war.