Hail

Hail verb /heɪl/ /heɪl/ noun /heɪl/ /heɪl/ youglish.com 🔉 yarn.co 🔉 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. 阅读更多

Fine

Fine adjective /faɪn/ /faɪn/ adverb noun verb youglish.com 🔉 yarn.co 🔉 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 阅读更多

Bowel

Bowel noun /ˈbaʊəl/ /ˈbaʊəl/ youglish.com 🔉 yarn.co 🔉 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. 阅读更多

Evacuate

Evacuate verb /ɪˈvækjueɪt/ /ɪˈvækjueɪt/ youglish.com 🔉 yarn.co 🔉 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. 阅读更多

Tolerate

Tolerate verb /ˈtɒləreɪt/ /ˈtɑːləreɪt/ youglish.com 🔉 yarn.co 🔉 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. 阅读更多

Insult

Insult noun /ˈɪnsʌlt/ /ˈɪnsʌlt/ verb /ɪnˈsʌlt/ /ɪnˈsʌlt/ youglish.com 🔉 yarn.co 🔉 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. 阅读更多

Hierarchy

Hierarchy noun /ˈhaɪərɑːki/ /ˈhaɪərɑːrki/ youglish.com 🔉 yarn.co 🔉 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. 阅读更多

Protest

Protest noun /ˈprəʊtest/ /ˈprəʊtest/ verb /prəˈtest/ /prəˈtest/, /ˈprəʊtest/ youglish.com 🔉 yarn.co 🔉 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. 阅读更多

Copper

Copper noun /ˈkɒpə(r)/ /ˈkɑːpər/ youglish.com 🔉 yarn.co 🔉 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

Census noun /ˈsensəs/ /ˈsensəs/ (plural censuses) youglish.com 🔉 yarn.co 🔉 ​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. 阅读更多