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Alacrity

活泼,爽快
Promptness in response, cheerful in readiness

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Prevarication

推诿,含糊其辞

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Alienate

疏远
To make unfriendly, hostile or indifferent where attachment formerly existed

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Allege

断言
Asserting without proof or before proving
To say something is true or that someone has done something wrong, although it has not been proved

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Alleged

声称的,所谓的

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Alleviate

使(痛苦)等易于忍受
To make (suffering) more bearable

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Ally

联盟,联合
To become ally or associate, as by a treaty or marriage

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Allocate

分配,分派
Distributing according to a plan or set apart for a special purpose

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Allot

按份额分配,分派
To assign a definite thing or part to a certain person

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Allure

吸引,引诱
Dispose or incline or entice to

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Allude

暗指,影射,间接提到
To make indirect reference

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Aloof

冷漠的
Unfriendly and deliberately not talking to other people

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Altruistic

利他的,无私心的
Unselfish regard for or devotion to the welfare of others

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Amalgam

混合物
To unite in

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Amass

收集,积聚
To collect into a mass

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Amateur

业余爱好者
One who engages in a pursuit, study, science as a pastime rather than as a professional

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Ambidextrous

敏捷的
Adroit, swift

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Ambiguous

不明确的
Doubtful or uncertain especially from obscurity or indistinctness
模棱两可的

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Ambition

雄心,野心

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Ambivalent

内心矛盾的
Simultaneous or contradictory attitudes or feelings