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Unformatted text preview: 让电影结束时悲剧场景 的氛围大打折扣 【近】 dampen, deaden 【考法 3】 adj. 直率的:being or characterized by direct, brief, and potentially rude speech or manner 【例】 He values honesty and is quite blunt about telling people what he doesn't like about them. 他 重视诚实, 经常直率地告诉别人他们何处使他不满 【近】 abrupt, bluff, brusque, curt, gruff 【反】 circuitous, mealy-mouthed 拐弯抹角的 blur 【考法 1】 v. (使)变得朦胧, (使)变得不清楚: to (cause sth. to) become vague or indistinct 【例】 Sorrowful tears blurred her eyes. 悲伤的眼泪模糊了她的双眼 【近】 shroud, becloud, befog, obscure Made By Jason & Franklin. This Document Is Strictly Prohibited For Commercial Purposes Without Authorization. 【反】 clear 使清晰 【考法 2】 v. 使不易理解: to make (something) unclear to the understanding 【例】 An article for the layman that blurs the distinction between the two kinds of cholesterol. 一 篇 针 对 业 余 读 者的文章把两种胆固醇的区别弄得模糊不清 【近】 obfuscate 【反】 clarify, illuminate 阐明,说清楚 【派】 blurring adj. 朦胧的 blurt 【考法 1】 vt. 突然说出,冲动地说: to utter abruptly and impulsively 【例】 blurt out the secret 脱口说出了秘密 【近】 burst, bolt, ejaculate, cry out 【反】 muffle, mute 使缄默 bluster 【考法 1】 v. 狂妄自大地大声说: to speak in a loudly arrogant or bullying manner 【例】 He was blustering alone in the meeting, which triggered wide dissatisfaction. 他一人在会议上夸夸其谈, 引得众人不满。 【近】 roar, clamor, bluster, rattle 【反】 whisper 小声嘀咕 【考法 2】 n. 大声吹嘘或恐吓: loudly boastful or threatening speech 【近】grandiloquence, braggadocio 【考法 3】 n. 喧闹的状态: a state of noisy, confused activity 【例】 a mayor who got things done without a lot of bluster 一个能把事情低调解决的市长 【近】 disturbance, pandemonium, tumult, turmoil 【派】 blustering adj. 大吵大闹的 Unit 5 BOGGLE BOO BOISTEROUS BO O N BOLSTER BOOR BOMBAST B O O T LE S S BONHOMIE BOUND boggle 【考法 1】 v. 因...
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This note was uploaded on 06/11/2013 for the course ECON 101 taught by Professor Li during the Fall '12 term at School of Public Health at Johns Hopkins.

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