18 sexual intercourse

sexual intercourse

(also intercourse), insertion of a man´s penis into a woman´s vagina, usu leading to the ejaculation of semen; copulation 性交; 交媾.

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10 transgress

transgress

v

1 [Tn] (fml 文) go beyond (the limit of what is morally or legally acceptable) 超出(道德或法律的限度); 违反(法律); 违背(道德)

    transgress the bounds of decency 逾矩.

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11 antirrhinum

antirrhinum

(also snapdragon) n (botany 植) type of garden flower with bag-shaped petals which open when pressed 金鱼草(一种园圃花, 有袋形花瓣, 受压而张开, 俗称龙头花).

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18 methylated spirits

methylated spirits

type

of alcohol (made unfit for drinking) used as a fuel for lighting and heating 甲基化酒精(不适於饮用, 仅作燃料).

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11 penetration

penetration

n[U]

1 (action or process of) penetrating 进入; 穿过; 充满; 看穿; 洞察; 领悟

    our penetration of the enemy´s defences 我军对敌人防线的突破.

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6 poppet

poppet

n

(Brit infml 口)

(a) (used esp as an affectionate name for a child 尤用作对小孩的昵称) darling 宝宝; 宝贝儿

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7 Whitsun

Whitsun

(also Whit ) n Whit Sunday and the days close to it 圣灵降临节及其前後几天.

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8 threaten

threaten

v

1 [Tn, Tn.pr]

~ sb (with sth) make a threat or threats against sb; try to influence sb by threats 恐吓或威胁某人

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14 Anglo-American

Anglo-American

n

American person descended from an English family 英裔美国人. Anglo-American, adj of or concerning England and America 英美的; 关於英美的

    the Anglo-American agreement 英美协议.

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6 switch

switch

n

1

(a) device for completing or breaking an electric circuit (电路的)开关, 电门, 转换器, 闸: a light switch 灯的电门

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10 coronation

coronation

n

ceremony of crowning a king, a queen or some other sovereign ruler 加冕礼

    the coronation of Elizabeth II 伊丽莎白二世的加冕礼

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12 disadvantage

disadvantage

n

1 unfavourable condition; thing that tends to prevent sb succeeding, making progress, etc 不利条件; 阻碍成功、 进步等的事物; 不便之处

    The other candidate´s main disadvantage is her age. 另一候选人的主要不利条件是她的年龄问题.

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8 sometime

sometime

indef

adv (also some time) at a particular but unspecified time 在某个时候

    I saw him sometime last summer. 去年夏天的某个时候我曾经见过他.

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