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刘毅GRE字根字汇 Wordlist 04(单词带例句)

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accelerate

v. to move faster 加速

In the former Soviet Union, many leaders wished to accelerate economic reforms.

前苏联时期,很多领导人希望能加速经济改革。

Synonym

同义词:precipitate; speed up

Antonym

反义词:decelerate; slow down

anachronism

n. something out of time sequence 时代错误;与时代不合的人或事

Family entertainment in the absence of television or video equipment almost seems an anachronism to people today.

在现代人眼中,家庭娱乐若缺少电视或与电视有关的设备,似乎就是落伍了。

* in the absence of

缺少

ascertain

v. to find out for certain 确定

Police investigators tried to ascertain exactly how the convict escaped.

警方的调查人员设法去确定罪犯究竟是如何逃走的。

* convict

罪犯

Synonym

同义词:confirm; verify

carnage

n. slaughter 大屠杀;成堆的尸体

The carnage caused by the bomb blast took an enormous toll on the nation's psyche.

因炸弹爆炸引起的巨大死伤,在全国人民的心中留下不可磨灭的阴影。

* blast

爆炸

* toll

牺牲;死伤人数

* psyche

精神;心理

Synonym

同义词:massacre; butchery; holocaust

carnal

adj. of the flesh 肉体的

Men entering the monastical life must give up carnal pleasures.

要进修道院的人就必须放弃肉体的享乐。

* monastical

修道院

Synonym

同义词:bodily; physical; corporeal

Antonym

反义词:spiritual

carnivore

n. flesh-eating animal 食肉动物

Most carnivores can go several days without feeding between kills.

大部分的肉食性动物,在捕杀不到猎物的期间,都可以几天不吃东西。

* feed

* kill

捕杀猎物

carnivorous

adj. flesh-eating 食肉的

Carnivorous animals depend on plant life, because without plants, their plant-eating prey would die out.

肉食性动物也依赖植物而活,因为如果没有植物,他们的草食性猎物会全部死光。

* die out

死光;消灭

celerity

n. swiftness 快速

The celerity with which he responded to our requests impressed my supervisors.

他回应我们的请求很迅速,让我的主管印象深刻。

* supervisor

监督人;主管人

Synonym

同义词:promptness; rapidity

cessation

n. stopping 中止

If funds are not supplied to our charity organization, it will lead to the cessation of feeding stations in the famine-stricken country.

如果我们的慈善机构无法获得资金,那么在那个饱受饥荒之苦的国家所设立的食物供给站就得中止。

* famine

饥荒

cession

n. yielding to another; ceding 割让;让与

You will be compensated for the cession of your land to the government for road construction.

由于你的土地被政府征收,以建筑公路,你将可以获得赔偿。

* compensate

赔偿

chronic

adj. lasting for a long time 慢性的;长期的

After the car accident, Peter has suffered from chronic back pain.

自从出车祸之后,彼得深受长期背痛之苦。

Synonym

同义词:habitual

chronology

n. timetable of events 年代表

 

adj. chronological

The chronology of ancient events is often disputed by historians.

这份古代时间的年代表绎常引起历史学家的争议。

concede

v. to admit 承认

The governor conceded defeat in the political debate with the opposition.

在与反对党的政治辩论中,州长承认失败。

Synonym

同义词:confess; acknowledge; grant

Antonym

反义词:deny; reject; disclaim

decelerate

v. to go slower 减速

It is important to decelerate your vehicle when entering a turn, especially a sharp one.

当你要转弯,特别是大弯时,减低车速是非常重要的。

Synonym

同义词:retard; slacken; slow down

Antonym

反义词:accelerate

discernible

adj. distinguishable 可辨识的

There was no discernible difference between the two theories offered by the scientists.

科学家提出的这两种理论,没有什么明显的不同。

Synonym

同义词:perceptible; perceivable

disconcert

v. to embarrass; to upset 使惊慌;妨碍;破坏

The low murmuring of the crowd during her speech disconcerted the lecturer.

演讲时群众的低语声妨碍了演讲者。

* murmur

低语;喃喃而语

discrete

adj. separate 各别的

 

n. discreteness

Each engine part has a discrete and vital function.

引擎每一个零件都分别有它重要的功能。

Synonym

同义词:distinct

discretion

n. prudence; ability to do what seems right or best 谨慎;斟酌处理

Many people feel that the press rarely acts with discretion when reporting sensitive issues.

许多人认为新闻媒体在报道敏感话题时,鲜少谨慎处理。

Synonym

同义词:caution; circumspection

excision

n. removal by or as if by cutting out 1. 删除 2. 切除

 

v. excise

The excision of the malignant tumor was successful.

这次恶性肿瘤的切除相当成功。

* malignant

恶性的

* tumor

肿瘤

Synonym

同义词:1. deletion; expurgation

fratricide

n. killing of a brother 杀害兄弟

Jealousy over money led to the gruesome fratricide.

因钱生妒导致了这场可怕的兄弟相残。

* gruesome

可怕的

homicide

n. killing of a person 杀人

The suspect was charged with homicide for the shooting of his neighbor.

嫌犯因射杀他的邻居而被控杀人。

Synonym

同义词:murder

incarnate

adj. appearing in human form 具有人形的;化身的

Cult followers believed their leader was God incarnate.

一群狂热的信徒相信他们的领袖是上帝的化身。

* cult

一群狂热的崇拜者(信徒)

Synonym

同义词:personified; embodied

incision

n. (surgical) cut (外科)切口

 

v. incise

A small incision was made so the surgeon could insert the artificial lens into the eye.

医生切开一个小口,以便将人工镜片放入病人眼中。

recede

v. to go back; to withdraw 后退

 

n. recession

Mark feared his receding hairline would lead to premature baldness.

马克担心他的发际线逐渐往后退,会使他很早就秃头。

* hairline

发际线

Synonym

同义词:retreat; retrogress; regress

Antonym

反义词:proceed; advance

synchronous

adj. happening at the same time 同时发生的

Synchronous protests were held at the court house and the main square of the city.

在法院和市区大广场两处,同时举行抗议活动。

Synonym

同义词:contemporary; simultaneous; concurrent

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