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Ebullient

adj. exhilarated(興高采烈的); enthusiastic
興高采烈的

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Eclectic

adj. selecting from various sources

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Effervescence

n. state of high spirits or liveliness; the process of bubbling as gas escapes
歡騰;冒泡
adj - effervescent

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Effete

adj. depleted of vitality(活力); overrefined; decadent(墮落的)
衰弱的;無能力的

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Efficacy

n. efficiency; effectiveness
效力,功效
adj - efficacious

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Effrontery

n. shameless boldness; presumptuousness(冒昧)
厚顏無恥;放肆

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Egoism

n. the tendency to see things in relation to oneself; self-centeredness
自我本位

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Egotistical

adj. excessively self-centered; conceited(自負的)
自大的; 自負的

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Elegy

n. poem or song expressing lamentation(悲痛)
哀歌,挽歌

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Elicit

v. to provoke; draw out
引出;誘出

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Elixir

n. a substance believed to have the power to cure ills
靈丹

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Elysian

adj. blissful; delightful
極樂的;快樂的

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Emaciated

adj. thin and wasted
消瘦的;憔悴的

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Embellish

v. to adorn(裝飾); decorate; enhance; make more attractive by adding details
美化;裝飾

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Emollient

adj. soothing; mollifying(使緩和的)
使柔軟的
n. an agent that soothes or makes more acceptable
軟化劑;潤膚劑

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Empirical

adj. derived from observation or experiment
以經驗(或觀察)為依據的

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Empiricism

n. the view that experience is the only source of knowledge; the employments of empirical methods, as in science
經驗主義;觀察實驗法

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Emulate

v. to imitate; copy
效仿﹐模仿

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Encomium

n. a formal expression of praise
讚頌;頌詞

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Endemic

adj. inherent; belonging to an area
(疾病等)地方性的

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Enervate

v. to weaken
使失去活力;使衰弱

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Engender

v. to cause; produce
使產生;引起

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Enhance

v. to increase; imporve

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Entomology

n. the scientific study of insects
昆蟲學

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Enunciate

v. to pronounce clearly
清晰地發(音)

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Ephemeral

adj. short-lived; fleeting(轉瞬間的)
短暫的

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Epistemology

n. branch of philosophy that examines the nature of knowledge
認識論

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Equable

adj. steady; unvarying; serene(安詳的)
穩定的;平和的;寧靜的

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Equitable

adj. fair; just; impartial
公平的;公正的

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Equanimity

n. composure(鎮靜); calmness
平靜;鎮定