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panacea

n. remedy far all diseases 萬靈藥

The new drug developed by the laboratory is not a panacea for cancer, but it will help in many cases.

實驗室所開發出來的新藥,并不是癌癥的萬靈藥,但它對許多病例會有幫助。

pandemonium

n. wild and noisy disorder 喧囂;大混亂

When the teacher returned to her kindergarten classroom, it was complete pandemonium with children running around and yelling.

當老師回到幼兒園的教室時,那里是一片混亂,孩子們大聲喊叫、跑來跑去。

Synonym

同義詞:racket; tumult; chaos

panorama

n. wide and complete view 全景

Our hotel's rotating dining room offers a panorama of the city as you've never seen before.

本飯店中旋轉式的餐廳,能讓您看到您前所未見的市區全景。

* rotate

旋轉

parallelism

n. state of being parallel; similarity 平行;類似

These two philosophers are always studied together because of the parallelism of their theories.

因為這兩位哲學家的理論類似,所以人們總是一起研究他們。

paranoid

adj. suffering from delusions 患妄想癥的

After important records were altered by a computer hacker, Nick grew paranoid that his company would become bankrupt.

在重要的記錄被非法入侵電腦者更改之后,尼克變得有妄想癥,認為他的公司會破產。

* hacker

非法入侵電腦者

paraphrase

v. to restate in different words 改寫

Our teacher asked us to paraphrase Brutus' speech from Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" in modem English.

老師要我們將莎士比亞的劇作廠凱撒大帝」中布魯特斯的演說,用現代英文改寫。

Synonym

同義詞:transcribe

perfunctory

adj. done without care 敷衍的

The police did a perfunctory search of the office, knowing the suspect had escaped long ago.

警方草草地搜一搜辦公室,知道嫌犯早已經逃走了。

Synonym

同義詞:cursory; superficial

Antonym

反義詞:attentive; assiduous; thorough

perpendicular

adj. at an angle of 90 degrees 垂直的

The perpendicular white cliffs of Dover are one of Britian's most spectacular sights.

多佛陡悄的白色懸崖是英國最壯觀的景色之一。

Synonym

同義詞:vertical; upright; precipitous

Antonym

反義詞:horizontal

posterity

n. person's descendants; future generations (集合名詞)后代

Herbert demanded that his grandmother? s handmade quilt not be sold so he could save it for posterity.

赫伯特要求不要將祖母親手做的棉被賣掉,他要把它耳傳給后代。

Synonym

同義詞:offspring; progeny; issue

posthumous

adj. coming or happening after death 死后的

The author's posthumous novel sold quickly, as book collectors knew that his last work would one day be valuable.

那位作家死后出版的小說賣得很好,因為藏書家們知道,他的遺作將會很值錢。

Synonym

同義詞:post-mortem

precocious

adj. ahead of time 早熟的

 

n. precocity

The child's precocious vocabulary startled his kindergarten teacher.

這個孩子早熟的字匯,使幼兒園老師大為吃驚。

Synonym

同義詞:premature; forward

Antonym

反義詞:retarded; backward

predilection

n. special liking 偏好

Sean's predilection for traveling to exotic, far-away places led to his decision to become a career tour guide.

西恩對于去遙遠的異鄉旅行的偏好,使他決定成為專業導游。

* exotic

異國風情的

Synonym

同義詞:bias; partiality; preference; inclination

prodigal

adj. wasteful; spending too much 揮霍的

Marianna worried that Jeff's prodigal ways would lead to his ruin.

瑪麗安娜擔心杰夫的揮霍會導致他的毀滅。

Synonym

同義詞:extravagant; spendthrift; profligate

Antonym

反義詞:parsimonious; frugal; thrifty

profane

adj. showing contempt for God or holy things 褻瀆的

 

v. profane

Ivan's highly religious grandmother considered his refusal to marry in the church as profane.

伊凡的祖母非常虔誠,她認為伊凡拒絕在教堂結婚,是一種褻瀆的行為。

Synonym

同義詞:sacrilegious; blasphemous

Antonym

反義詞:reverent; religious

refraction

n. bending aside, as when a ray of light enters water or glass 折射

 

v. refract

Nora demonstrated refraction by placing a pencil in a glass full of water.

諾拉把一支鉛筆放在裝滿水的玻璃杯中,來解釋折射的現象。

rejuvenate

v. to make young again 使恢復青春

Many cosmetics companies advertise products that will rejuvenate the skin, although this is physically impossible.

許多化妝品公司刊登產品廣告,表示能使皮膚恢復青春,但是就生理上而言, 這是不可能的。

* cosmetic

化妝品

relinquish

v. to give up 放棄

The mayor announced he would relinquish his office if he was found negligent in the restaurant fire.

市長宣布,如果査出他在這次餐廳大火的意外中有疏失的話,他就下臺。

Synonym

同義詞:abandon; renounce; forgo

subservient

adj. 1. assistant 輔助的 2. giving too much respect to 卑屈的

Upper management required our department^ subservient compliance to their demands, no matter how ridiculous.

上級主管要我們部門卑屈地順從他們的要求,無論要求是多么荒謬。

* compliance

順從

Synonym

同義詞:1 .auxiliary; instrumental 2. servile

Antonym

反義詞:2. domineering

subversive

adj. tending to overthrow or destroy 顛覆的

The state deemed his political ideas as subversive and imprisoned him in a hard labor camp for twenty-five years.

政府認為他的政治思想有顛覆的傾向,于是將他關入勞改營達二十五年。

Synonym

同義詞:perversive; incendiary; riotous

supercilious

adj. thinking others of little importance; arrogant 目中無人的;自大的

The son of a rich and important businessman, Thurston took on a supercilious air towards the other students.

身為一位富有且舉足輕重的商人之子,瑟斯頓以目中無人的態度對待其他同學。

Synonym

同義詞:vainglorious; haughty; insolent

Antonym

反義詞:meek; unassuming; humble

superimpose

 

 

v. to put one thing on top of something else 置于他物之上;添加

In the movie, "Forrest Gump," computers were used to superimpose the actor's image onto films of dead presidents.

在電影「阿甘正傳」里,他們用電腦將演員的影像加入已故總統的影片中。

syllogism

 

 

n. reaching a conclusion from two statements 三段論法

A famous example of a syllogism is, "Socrates is a man. All men are mortal. Therefore, Socrates is mortal."

三段論法最著名的例子是:「蘇格拉底是人,所有人都會死,所以蘇格拉底也會死。」

synthesis

n. combination of separate parts 綜合;合成

This performance is the synthesis of two different styles of dance, creating a whole new type of dance.

這場表演是綜合兩種不同風格的舞蹈,創造出一種全新的舞蹈。

Synonym

同義詞:amalgamation; blend

transfuse

v. to pour from one container to another 移注;灌輸

The toxic liquid was transfused to air-tight containers and then buried.

毒液被注人密閉的容器中,然后掩埋起來。

transparent

adj. able to be seen through 透明的

The petals of the flower were so delicate that they were almost transparent.

那朵花的花瓣非常纖細,幾乎是透明的。

Synonym

同義詞:diaphanous; transpicuous; crystalline

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