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immune

免疫的;豁免的,免除的
resistant to; free or exempt from

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intractable

难以驾驭的,倔强的
unruly; stubborn; unyielding

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equanimity

平和,镇静
calmness of temperature; composure

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concede

承认;让出
admit; yield

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schematic

图表的,图解的
relating to an outline or diagram; using a system of symbols

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lateral

侧面的
coming from the side

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caustic

腐蚀性的;刻薄的
burning; sarcastically biting

8

inordinate

紊乱的;过度的
unrestrained; excessive

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countermand

取消
cancel; revoke

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eccentricity

古怪行为,反常行为
oddity; idiosyncrasy

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hoard

贮藏
stockpile; accumulate for future use
贮藏物
a supply or fund stored up and often hidden away

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sentinel

岗哨,看守;哨兵
sentry; lookout

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chide

斥责
scold

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baleful

险恶的;恶毒的;不祥的
deadly; having a malign influence; ominous

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comprise

包括,由……构成
include; consist of

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preempt

先占,先取;取代
head off; forestall by acting first; appropriate for oneself; supplant

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exonerate

免除,证明无罪
acquit; exculpate

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terminus

终点站,终点
last stop of railroad

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flamboyant

华丽的;引人注目的
ornate; (of people or their behavior) different, confident and exciting in a way that attracts attention

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clamber

爬,攀登
climb by crawling

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incipient

起初的,开始存在或出现的
beginning; in an early stage

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propound

提出,提议
put forth of analysis

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waif

流浪儿,流浪的动物
homeless child or animal

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forlorn

孤独凄凉的;悲惨的
sad and lonely; wretched

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parallelism

平行,类似
state of being parallel, similarity

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malady

疾病
illness

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abhor

憎恶,痛恨
detest; hate

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ambience

周围环境,气氛
environment; atmosphere

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quietude

安静,宁静
tranquility

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servitude

奴役;劳役
slavery; compulsory labor

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douse

把……浸入水中
plunge into water

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maelstrom

大漩涡
whirlpool

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stanza

(诗的)节
division of a poem

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amalgamate

合并,结合
combine; unite in one body

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refute

驳斥,驳倒
disprove

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renege

否认;违背,背弃
deny; go back on

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admonition

警告,告诫
warning

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interim

中间时期,过渡时期
meantime

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effete

缺乏活力的;软弱的,衰弱的;贫瘠的
lacking vigor, worm out; sterile

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obituary

讣告,讣闻
death notice

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ferret

驱出,搜出
drive or hunt out of hiding

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imbibe

喝,饮
drink in

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incite

刺激,鼓励;煽动
arouse to action; goad; motivate; include to exist

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acme

顶峰
top; pinnacle

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compound

混合,组合;以复利计算;使增加
combine; constitute; pay interest

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tether

(用绳或链)拴(牲口)
tie with a rope

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skulk

偷偷躲藏,藏匿
move furtively and secretly

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succor

援助,救援
aid; assist; comfort

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icon

圣像;偶像,崇拜对象
religious image; idol

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insipid

没有味道的;平淡的
lacking in flavor; dull

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cosmic

宇宙的;极广阔的
pertaining to the universe; vast

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abrade

磨损,磨蚀
wear away by friction; scrape; erode

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irrational

不合理的;无理性的,荒谬的
illogical; lacking reason; insane

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burnish

擦亮,磨光
make shiny by rubbing; polish

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rampant

蔓延的;不受限制的
growing in profusion; unrestrained

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redoubtable

可怕的
formidable; causing fear

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repercussion

影响;弹回;反响,回声
result or impact (of an event, etc.); rebound; reverberation

58

scaffold

台架;脚手架;绞刑台
temporary platform for workers; bracing

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underlying

潜在的;根本的;在下面的
fundamental; lying below

60

tycoon

(企业界的)大亨,巨头
wealthy leader

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appreciate

感激;增值;体谅
be thankful for; increase in worth; be throughly conscious of

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depredation

抢劫,掠夺性攻击
plundering

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preclude

阻止,排除
make impossible; eliminate

64

rabid

疯狂的,狂热的
like a fanatic; furious

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clump

树丛;块,团;笨重的声音
cluster or close group (of bushes, trees); mass; sound of heavy treading

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parameter

界限;限制因素;特征
boundary, limiting factor, distinguishing characteristic

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abyss

深渊
enormous chasm; vast bottomless pit

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incessant

不断的,不停的
uninterrupted; unceasing

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conscientious

尽责的,谨慎的
scrupulous; careful

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assiduous

勤奋的
diligent

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humdrum

贫乏的,单调的
dull; monotonous

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swathe

绑,裹,用绷带缠
wrap around; bandage

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disinter

掘出,发现
dig up; unearth

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inanimate

死气沉沉的,没生命的
lifeless

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formality

仪式;礼节,俗套
ceremonious quality; something done just for form's sake

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conviction

宣告有罪;深信
judgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief

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florid

红润的;微红的;绚丽的
ruddy; reddish; flowery

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fop

花花公子;过分讲究衣饰或举动的人
dandy; man excessively concerned with his clothes

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chary

谨慎的;吝啬的
cautious; sparing or restrained about giving

80

hue

颜色;外表
color; aspect

81

dissolute

放纵的,放荡的
loose in morals

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venturesome

冒险的,大胆的
bold

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query

质问,疑问
inquiry; question

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titanic

巨大的
gigantic

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wispy

纤细的,脆弱的;细微的
thin; slight; barely discernible

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valor

英勇,勇猛
bravery

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inevitable

不可避免的,必然的
unavoidable

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craven

怯懦的
cowardly

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reactionary

反作用的;反动的,保守的
recoiling from progress; politically ultraconservative

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mitigate

使缓和,减轻
appease; moderate

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palpable

可触知的;明显的,易察觉的
tangible; unmistakable; easily perceptible

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assuage

减轻,使满足
ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hungry); soothe (anger)

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waffle

闲聊,胡扯
speak equivocally about an issue

94

fleck

使有斑点
spot

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sequester

使隔绝;隐遁;使分离
isolate; retire from public life; segregate; seclude

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untenable

防守不住的,不能维持的
indefensible; not able to be maintained

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vulnerable

易受攻击的,易伤的
susceptible to wounds

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sever

切断,分开
cut; separate

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differentiate

区别,鉴别
distinguish; perceive a difference between

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incline

倾斜,斜坡
slope; slant