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abide

v.容忍,忍受 Japan’s conservative government will ABIDE by official apologies that the country’s leaders made two decades ago to the victims of World War II in Asia

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abject

adj.无精打采的;(地位、身份)悲惨的,凄凉的;卑微的,讨好的 During a trial earlier this week, Mr. Qin, whose Internet name was Qin Huohuo, also offered his ABJECT apologies, according to Chinese media accounts from the trial in Beijing. “I hope that my conduct will be a warning to others not to do the stupid things that I did,” he told the court.

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abrogate

v.废止,废除;无视(某事的)存在

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absolve

v.赦免,免除 Absolve my wife, please.

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accord

v./n.同意;一致;v.授予,给予

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accountability

n.负有责任

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accrete

v.逐渐增长;添加生长;连生

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accrue

v.(利息等)增大;增多

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acquaint

v.使…熟知;通知

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acquisitive

adj.渴望得到的,贪婪的 Acquisitive Craigslist Post Reddens Faces All Around

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acquit

v. 宣告无罪;推卸责任;还清债务

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acrid

adj. 辛辣的,刻薄的

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acrimony

n. 刻薄

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acuity

n.(尤指思想或感官)敏锐

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acumen

n.不同寻常的洞察力和鉴别力

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adage

n. 格言,古训 add+age

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adjacent

adj. 接近的,毗连的

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adjourn

v. 延期,休会,推迟 Pistorius Trial to Adjourn This Week Until May 5, Days Before Election

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admonish

v. 责备,建议 Appeals Court in Gupta Case Chooses Not to Admonish Bad Behavior

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adroit

adj. 熟练的,灵巧的

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affectation

n. 做作,虚假

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affected

adj 不自然的,假装的

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affiliate

v 加入,联合

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affix

v 粘土,在合同上添加

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afflict

v 使痛苦 I wonder as well about colorectal cancers (dark blue) that afflict men as well as women.

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aggravate

v 恶化,加重,使恼火

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aggregate

v 集合;合计 aggregate-demand curve(总需求曲线)

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aggression

n 侵略

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agnostic

adj 不可知论的

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agronomy

n 农学

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alacrity

n 乐意;欣然;反应迅速

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albeit

conj 虽然,尽管

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alibi

n 不在场证明

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alimentary

adj 饮食的

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alkali

n 碱

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allay

v 减轻,混合 It encouraged AT&T to provide a faster connection to allay customer complaints.

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allege

v (无证据)陈述,宣称

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allegiance

n 忠诚;拥护

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allegory

n 寓言

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alleviate

v 缓和,减轻

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amass

v 积聚

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amenable

adj 服从的,顺从的

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amenity

n 舒适,人性化,融洽

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amity

n 友好关系

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amnesty

n 大赦;特赦

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amortize

v 分期偿还

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amphibian

n 两栖动物

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anagram

n 变形词

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analgesia

n 无痛绝

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analgesic

n 止痛剂

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analogy

n 相似,类比

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ancillary

adj 辅助的;补充的,次要的 n助手

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anemia

n 贫血

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animus

n 敌意,憎恨

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annals

n 编年史

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annihilate

v 消灭

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anorexia

n 厌食症

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anthology

n 诗集,文选

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antic

adj 滑稽可笑的

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apoplectic

adj 中风的,愤怒的

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apostrophe

‘ 撇号

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apparatus

n 仪器,设备

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appellation

n 名称,称呼

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appraise

v 评价;鉴定

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appreciable

adj 明显的,可感知的

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approbation

n 称赞,认可

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archaeology

n 考古学

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archipelago

n 群岛

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armistice

n. 休战 North Korea Says It Has Nullified 1953 Armistice

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arrogate

v. 冒称;霸占At the same time fulfilled the imperial fantasies of Vice President Dick Cheney and others determined to use the tragedy of 9/11 to ARROGATE as much power as they could.

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artery

n 动脉;命脉

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ascendancy

n. 统治权;支配权China says it will pursue a "peaceful ascendancy." The future of peace in Asia will to a large extent hang on that promise.

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ascetic

j.禁欲的

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asperity

n. 艰苦、粗鲁

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aspersion

n 诽谤中伤

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assay

实验 测定

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asset

资产,财产 In a free economy, people are an asset not a liability.

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assimilate

同化,吸收 De Blasio Offers Plan to Help Immigrants Assimilate.

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assuage

v缓和 平息

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astringent

止血的,收缩的

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astrolabe

星盘

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astronomical

天文学的,庞大的

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atrophy

萎缩,衰退 The resulting vaginal dryness and atrophy can make sexual intercourse, a pelvic exam, urinating, or even sitting, walking or cycling a painful, lol.