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sermon

布道, 说教: public speech moral

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serpentine

弯曲的: winding

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serrate

锯齿状的: notched

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serried

密集的: little space

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servile

低下的, 卑屈的: submissive, abject

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severe

严厉的, 要求严格的: exacting standards; 难以承受的, 艰难的: difficult to endure

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shackle

束缚: restrictions; 限制, 阻碍: create difficulty

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shadow

偷偷尾随: secretly trail; 遮蔽, (使)变暗: gloomy

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shallow

浅显的, 浅薄的: lack of depth of understanding

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sham

欺瞒: deceitfulness; 掩饰, 假装: present a false appearance; 虚假的: fake

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shiftless

胸无大志的, 懒惰的: lacking ambition

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shipshape

井然有序的: order

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shirk

逃避, 规避: keep away from

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shoal

浅的: little depth

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shopworn

陈旧的: worn-out

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shred

少量: small amount

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shrewd

精明的, 机敏的: cleverness or judgment; 刺骨的, 强烈的: discomfort

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shrink

(在数量或价值方面)降低, 减小: reduced; (使)本能性地退却(如因遇到使人惊恐的事物), (使)退缩: draw back; 表示出不情愿, 犹豫: hesitate

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shroud

隐蔽物, 可起隐蔽、保护或屏护作用的物体: conceals, protects, screens; 将...从视线中隔离, 遮蔽: shut off from sight

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shrug

轻视, 忽略: dismiss; 脱下(衣物等): rid

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shun

避开, 避免: keep away

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sidestep

(通过逃避而)不遵守: avoid having to comply with

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signal

(在重要性、成就方面)非同寻常的: standing above; 给出信号: direct or notify

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simpleton

(缺乏常识的)笨蛋: lacking in common sense

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simulate

假装, 模仿: take on the appearance; 模拟: create a representation

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sin

罪恶的事: highly reprehensible

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sincere

真诚的, 不做作的: without pretense

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sinecure

美差: requires little or no work

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sinew

活力, 力量: vigorous strength

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singe

轻微烧焦: burn superficially

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sinuous

蜿蜒的, 迂回的: irregular curves

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sip

(尤指小口地)喝: swallow in liquid form

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skeleton

骨架, 框架: structural framework

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skeptic

怀疑者: doubts, questions or disagrees

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skimp

缺乏的, 不足的: less plentiful; 节省花费, 吝啬: give insufficient funds

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skirmish

小冲突, 争论: minor

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skirt

界限, 边界: marks the outer limit; 绕行, 避开: go around

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slack

松弛的: not tightly fastened; 疏忽的, 大意的: failing to give proper care

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slake

使满足: satisfy

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slant

(看待问题、思考的)角度, 看法: way of looking; 倾斜的: slanting direction; 歪曲(事实等): create a wrong impression

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slate

列入名单, 计划, 安排: put on a list

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slew

大量, 许多: large amount

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slight

不重要的: deficient in weight; 轻微的: small in degree; 轻蔑, 看不起: treat with disdain; 忽略, 疏忽: fail to give proper attention

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sling

投掷: send through the air

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slippery

光滑的: slide; 隐秘的: acting in secret; 意义不明确的: not precise in meaning

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slipshod

粗心的, 随意的: indifference to exactness, precision, and accuracy

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sloppy

邋遢的, 不整洁的: lacking neatness; 混乱的: lacking in order

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sloth

怠惰, 懒惰: disinclination to action

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slouch

懒人: lazy person; 缓慢行走: move slowly

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slovenly

邋遢的, 不整洁的: lacking neatness

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sluggard

懒人: lazy person

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sluggish

缓慢的, 迟缓的: slow in movement; 迟钝的, 反应慢的: slow to respond

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slumber

睡着: sleep

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slur

耻辱: mark of guilt; 含糊地发音: indistinctly; 疏忽, 忽略: without due, consideration

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sly

狡猾的: clever or cunning; 隐秘的, 偷偷的: acting in secret

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smarmy

虚情假意的, 过分恭维的: hypocritically

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smart

反应敏捷的, 聪颖的: sharp quick thought; 整洁的: strikingly neat; 感到疼痛, 感到痛苦: suffer acutely

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smattering

浅薄的知识: superficial knowledge; 少量: small amount

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smirk

(自鸣得意地)笑: offensively self-satisfied

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smother

使窒息: killed by lack of air; 抑制(表达, 说出), 压制: refrain

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smug

自大的, 自鸣得意的: opinion of oneself; 整洁的, 有序的: good order

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smuggling

走私, 私运: importation or exportation contrary to the law

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snare

无法逃脱的困境: catches and holds; 捕捉: capture by

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snarl

纠缠, 纠结: twist; 咆哮, 怒吼: to anger

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sneer

(轻蔑地)嘲笑: scornful

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snobbish

谄上傲下的, 自大的: offensive air of superiority

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snub

轻视, 不理睬: contempt or neglect

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soak

使...湿透: make thoroughly wet

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sober

严肃的: serious-looking; 节制的: restraint; 有理有据的: sound reasoning

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sodden

湿透的: penetrated by water; 使...湿透: wet thoroughly

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solace

安慰: comfort in sorrow; 安慰, 安抚: console

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solder

连接, 联合: unite

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solemnity

庄严, 严肃: solemn

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solicitous

为他人操心的, 体谅他人的: happiness of others; 迫切的, 渴望的: urgent desire

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solid

固态的, 坚固的: not easily yield to pressure; 有理有据的: sound reasoning; 坚定的, 不迟疑的: not showing weakness

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soliloquy

(尤指自言自语的)独白: without addressing a listener

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solitude

孤独, 避世: being alone

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solvent

有偿付能力的: able to pay debts; 溶剂: another substance is dissolved

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somatic

肉体的: of the body

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somber

昏暗的, 无光的: shaded; 悲伤的, 不愉快的: lacking in cheer

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somnolence

瞌睡, 嗜睡: needing sleep

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sonnet

十四行诗: 14-line verse form

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soothe

带来慰藉, 安慰: bring comfort; 使镇静, 使安心: free from distress; 弱化, 缓解: less severe

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sop

安慰物: placate or soothe; 贿赂, 回扣: improperly influence a person's conduct; 浸湿, 湿透: wet thoroughly

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sophism

假推理, 诡辩: deceptive argumentation

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sophisticated

精明的, 老于世故的: worldly knowledge or refinement; 复杂的: complex

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soporific

催眠的药剂, 安眠药: induces sleep; 催眠的: cause sleep; 慵懒的, 困倦的: sleepiness or lethargy

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sordid

肮脏的, 不干净的: not clean; 卑鄙的: baseness

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sound

牢固的, 不可动摇的: withstand stress without structural damage; 健康的, 强壮的: free from injury; (逻辑)上严谨的: valid reasoning

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sparse

稀疏的, 稀少的: less plentiful

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spartan

简朴的, 节约的: simplicity

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spat

(小的)争吵: quarrel

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spate

突发的洪水: sudden flood; 大量: large number

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specific

特有的, 独特的: exact sort; 明确的: clearly expressed

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specious

似是而非的, 欺骗性的: false look of truth

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speck

小点, 少量: small amount

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spectator

观众, 目击者, 旁观者: watches

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spectrum

光谱, 范围, 系列: sequence or range

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speculate

推测, 揣测: take to be true; 投机倒买: from market fluctuations

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spendthrift

挥霍家, 败家子: spends improvidently; 挥霍的, 不节俭的: spending money freely