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Unformatted text preview: helming, concentrated outpouring, as of words : 【例】 The announcement was met with a barrage of criticism and protests. 此公告一出,批评和抗议的声音四起 【近】 salvo, hail, cannonade, shower, storm, volley 【考法 3】 v. (同时)袭来: to attack with a rapid or overwhelming outpouring of many things at once 【例】 The athlete was barraged with requests for an autograph. 请求运动员签名的呼声如排山倒海般袭来 【近】 bomb barren 【考法 1】 adj. 不育的: incapable of producing offspring 【例】 a poor, barren woman 一名可怜的不孕女子 【近】 fruitless, impotent, infertile, effete 【反】 prolific, fecund 多产的 【考法 2】 adj. 不产生结果的,无效的: producing no results; unproductive 【例】 That line of investigation proved barren, so the police tried other avenues. 那 个方向的调查已经被证 明是没有结果的了,所以警察开始尝试其他的途径 【近】 bootless, ineffective, inefficacious, unavailing, vain 【反】 effective, successful, productive, virtuous 有效的,成功的 【考法 3】 adj. 贫瘠的: deficient in production of vegetation and especially crops 【例】 barren deserts and wastelands 贫瘠的沙漠和荒野 【近】 desolate, impoverished, waste 【反】 arable, fruitful, luxuriant, verdant 富饶繁茂的 【考法 4】 adj. 极度匮乏的: utterly lacking in something needed, wanted, or expected 【例】 Their proposal for revitalizing the downtown business district is utterly barren of practical methods. 他 们意图重振中心商业区的计划缺乏能够起效的方法 【近】 bare, bereft, destitute, void 【反】 filled, flush, fraught, full, replete, rife 充沛的 barricade [ˌˈ] 【考法 1】 n. 障碍物: an obstruction or rampart thrown up across a way or passage 本文档由陈琦和周书林共同制作完成。未经作者授权,严禁将此文档用于商业用途。 【例】 The police put up barricades to block off the parade route. 警察设立了路障来阻挡游行...
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