2019-06-07 词汇表

English Chinese sentence
intrepid 无畏的 an intrepid explorer
stylized (绘画、写作等手法)非写实的 drawn, written, etc. in away that is not natural or realistic
revere vt. 尊敬;崇敬 to feel great respect or admiration for sb/sth [~sb as sth]
solicit vt. 恳求给予(钱、帮助等) vi. 卖淫者拉客 to solicit for money
secrete vt. 分泌 隐藏 secret / if part of a plant, animal, or human secretes a liquid, it produces it. 分泌
aria n. 咏叹调,唱腔(尤指歌剧或清唱剧中的) a song for one voice, especially in an opera or oratorio
facilitate vt. 促进;使便利 to make an action or process easier or more likely to happen
reef n. 礁 vt. 收帆 a reef is a long line of rocks or sand, the top of which is just above or just blow the surface of the sea
feeble adj. 虚弱的;不可信的 if you describe someone or something as feeble, you mean that they are weak.
receptacle n. 容器 a receptacle is an object which you use to put or keep things in.
engulf vt. 吞没,包围;使陷入 if one thing engulfs another, it completely covers or hides it, often in a sudden and unexpected way. (常指突然)吞没、吞噬 if a feeling or emotion engulf you, you are strongly affected by it 使陷入(某种感觉或情绪)
nourish vt. 滋养 to nourish a person, animal, or plant means to provide them with the food that is necessary for life, growth, and good health. / to nourish sth such as feeling or belief means to allow or encourage it to grow.
bedrock n. 基本原理,基础;基岩,岩床 the bedrock of something is the principles, ideas, or facts on which is based 基本原则;基础;基石 / Bedrock is the solid rock in the ground which supports all the soil above it. 基岩
unprecedented adj. 史无前例的,空前的 if something is unprecedented, it has never happened before / if you describe something as unprecedented, you are emphasizing that it is very great in quality, amount, or scale.
patriarch n. 家长,族长;大牧首,宗主教 A patriarch is the male head of a family or tribe / A patriarch is the head of one of a number of Eastern Christian Churches
constrain vt. 迫使,勉强;限制,束缚;监禁 To constrain someone or something means to limit their development or force them to behave in a particular way / If you feel constrained to do something, you feel that you must do it, even though you would prefer not to.


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