Hail to describe somebody/something as being very good or special, especially in newspapers, etc. Patient advocates and doctors are hailing the drug, while others said that the clinical trials were inconsistent. The expedition was widely hailed as a success. to signal to a taxi or a bus, in order to get the driver to stop to hail a taxi to call to somebody in order to say hello to them or attract their attention A voice hailed us from the other side of the street. 阅读更多


Fine a very fine performance ‘How are you?’ ‘Fine, thanks.’ ‘I’ll leave this here, OK?’ ‘Fine.’ Don’t worry. Your speech was fine. a fine view fine bone china a fine day / evening fine blond hair You really need a magnifying glass to appreciate all the fine detail. 阅读更多


Bowel the tube along which food passes after it has been through the stomach, especially the end where waste is collected before it is passed out of the body Patients are asked to report any change in bowel habit. a baby with loose bowel movements He had symptoms of a bowel loop. 阅读更多


Evacuate to move people from a place of danger to a safer place Families were evacuated to safer parts of the city. Children were evacuated from London to escape the bombing. to move out of a place because of danger, and leave the place empty Employees were urged to evacuate their offices immediately. 阅读更多


Tolerate Personal insult will not be tolerated. to allow somebody to do something that you do not agree with or like This sort of behaviour will not be tolerated. to accept somebody/something that is annoying, unpleasant, etc. without complaining There is a limit to what one person can tolerate. 阅读更多


Insult a remark or an action that is said or done in order to offend somebody The questions were an insult to our intelligence. Personal insult will not be tolerated. to say or do something that offends somebody to say or write information which hurts people He said that the decision was an insult to those who voted for him in 2020. 阅读更多


Hierarchy a system, especially in a society or an organization, in which people are organized into different levels of importance from highest to lowest She's quite high up in the management hierarchy. the group of people in control of a large organization or institution It was on orders from the party hierarchy that she dropped the investigation. 阅读更多


Protest the expression of strong dislike of or opposition to something; a statement or an action that shows this People protest in 200 Brazilian cities and towns. The riot began as a peaceful protest. They tried to bludgeon me into joining their protest. 阅读更多


Copper a chemical element. Copper is a soft red-brown metal used for making electric wires, pipes and coins. He wore a copper bracelet on his wrist. One of the most important materials is copper, and it tells us about the situation for businesses. 阅读更多


Census ​the process of officially counting something, especially a country’s population, and recording various facts The government has annually taken a census. to take a census The census figures illustrate how the nation has grown. the questions asked in the census 标记 youtu. 阅读更多