M Flashcards Preview

GRE > M > Flashcards

Flashcards in M Deck (45)
Loading flashcards...
1

Machiavellian

adj. crafty; double-dealing
(尤指政治方面)狡猾的,詭計多端的

2

Machinations

n. plots or schemes
陰謀詭計,密謀策劃

3

Maelstrom

n. whirlpool(漩渦); turmoil(混亂)
極度混亂狀態;失控狀態

4

Magnanimity

n. generosity; nobility
寬大;雅量

5

Malign

v. to speak evil of
誹謗,中傷

6

Malinger

v. feign(假裝) illness to escape duty
裝病以逃避職責(或工作)

7

Malleable

adj. capable of being shaped by pounding; impressionable(易受影響的)
有展延性的;易受影響的

8

Maverick

n. dissenter(持異議者)
持不同意見者,特立獨行者

9

Megalomania

n. delusion of power or importance
誇大狂,妄自尊大

10

Menagerie

n. a variety of animals kept together
動物園;(供展覽用的)野生動物

11

Mendacious

adj. dishonest
虛偽的;說謊的

12

Mendicant

n. beggar
乞丐

13

Meretricious

adj. gaudy(華麗而俗氣的); plausible(貌似真實的) but false; specious(似是而非的)
(裝飾、文體)俗氣的,浮華的;華而不實的,徒有其表的

14

Mesmerize

v. to hypnotize
對……施催眠術;使着迷,使迷住

15

Metamorphosis

n. change; transformation
變形;質變;(外形等的)完全變化

16

Metaphysics

n. a branch of philosophy that investigates the ultimate nature of reality
玄學

17

Metaphysical

adj. pertaining to metaphysics
抽象的

18

Metaphysician

n. a person who is an expert in metaphysics
玄學家

19

Meteorological

adj. concerned with the weather
氣象的

20

Meteorology

n. a science that deals with weather and atmospheric conditions
氣象學

21

Meteorologist

n. one who studies meteorology or forecast weather conditions
氣象學者

22

Meticulous

adj. very careful; fastidious(愛挑剔的)
一絲不苟的

23

Mettle

n. courage; endurance
勇氣,奮鬥精神

24

Mettlesome

adj. full of courage and fortitude(堅忍); spirited
精神抖擻的;剛毅的

25

Meddlesome

adj. inclined to interfere
愛管閒事的

26

Microcosm

n. a small system having analogies to a larger system; small world
微觀世界,縮影;小宇宙

27

Militate

v. to work against
阻止,妨礙

28

Minatory

adj. threatening; menacing( 威脅的)
威脅性的﹐恐嚇性的

29

Minuscule

adj. very small
微小的

30

Minutia

n. petty(瑣碎的) details
細節;小事