11 take sb out

take sb out

escort or accompany sb to the theatre, a restaurant, etc 伴随或陪伴某人(去剧院、 饭店等)

    Have you taken her out yet? 你带她出去过吗?

    He took his wife out to dinner/for a meal on her birthday. 他在妻子过生日时请她出去吃晚饭. take sb/sth out (infml 口) kill sb or destroy sth; put sb/sth out of action 杀死某人; 毁坏某物; 使某人[某物]不能活动或失去作用

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8 innuendo

innuendo

n[C, U]

(pl ~es ) (derog 贬) indirect reference (usu suggesting sth bad or discreditable about sb) 影射; 暗射

    There have been too many unpleasant innuendoes in this debate and not enough facts. 在这?quot;缏壑芯菔刀呱? 含沙射影者多, 令人生厌.

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6 remedy

remedy

n

~ (for sth)

1 [C] (fml 文) treatment, medicine, etc that cures or relieves a disease or pain 除或减轻病痛的治疗(法)、 药物等

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14 mixed marriage

mixed marriage

marriage between people of different races or religions (异族或异教的)通婚.

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10 thereunder

thereunder

adv

(fml or law 文或律) under that part (esp of a document, etc) 在那部分(尤指文件等的)之後; 在其下.

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8 tripping

tripping

adj [esp attrib 尤作定语]

(of movements, rhythms, etc) quick and light (指运动、 节奏等)快而轻的.

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9 backwoods

backwoods

n [pl]

1 uncleared forest land 未开拓的丛林地区.

2 remote or sparsely inhabited region 人烟稀少的边远地区.

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4 arms

arms

n[pl]

1 weapons, eg guns, rifles, explosives, etc 武器(如枪, 炮, 炸药等)

    arms and ammunition 武器和弹药

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10 hardbitten

hardbitten

adj (of people) made tough by bitter experience (指人)经过磨练而变得坚强的.

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13 cut at sb/sth

cut at sb/sth

try to sever, open or wound sb/sth with a knife, etc 试图用刀等截断、 破开或伤害某人[某事物]

    His attacker cut at him with a razor. 袭击者用剃刀去割他.

    She cut at the rope in an attempt to free herself. 她割绳索以求脱身.

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9 inert gas

inert gas

gas (eg helium, neon) that does not react chemically with other substances 惰性气体.

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5 aroma

aroma

n

(esp pleasant) distinctive smell; fragrance 芳香; 香气

    the aroma of coffee, cigars, hot chestnuts 咖啡, 雪茄, 热栗子的香味.

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2 lb

lb

abbr 缩写 = (pl unchanged or lbs 复数或不变或作lbs) pound (weight) (Latin libra) (源自拉丁文libra)

    apples 20p (ie 20 pence) per lb 苹果每磅20便士

    Add 2lb sugar. 加两磅糖. Cf 参看 oz.

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6 vernal

vernal

adj [attrib 作定语]

(fml or rhet 文或修辞) of, in or appropriate to the season of spring 春季的; 在春季的; 适合春季的

    vernal breezes, flowers 春风、 春天的花.

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