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新东方研究生考试词汇12000词:Lesson 28 第四部分

来源:慢速英语   时间:1970-01-01 08:00:00

Part 4

torch
n.火把;火炬
例:The men used a torch to see where they were walking inside the cave.
人们燃起火把来看清楚他们在山洞里所走的路线。

tornado
n.旋风,龙卷风
例:Hurricanes often make tornadoes.
飓风通常会形成龙卷风。

torpor
n.迟钝,不活泼
例:In mid-winter,bears enter the deep torpor of true hibernation.
在隆冬时节,熊会进入真正的冬眠的深度蛰伏期。

torrent
n.连发,迸发;骤雨;急流,洪流
例:After trying to defraud the public,Lefty was faced with a torrent of charges.
莱弗提度图欺骗公众,后来他面临大量指控。

tortuous
adj.曲折的,转弯抹角的
例:Because this road is so tortuous,it is unwise to go faster than twenty miles an hour on it.
这条路迂回曲折,在上面以超过每小时20英里的速度行驶是不明智的。

touching
adj.动人的,令人感伤的
例:The touching movie made me cry.
那部感人的电影让我流泪。

tournament
n.比赛,锦标赛
例:The World Cup is a month-long soccer tournament with teams from a number of countries participating.
世界杯是为期一个月的足球比赛,有来自多个国家的队伍参加。

towering
adj.高耸的;杰出的
例:They had to look up to talk to the towering giant.
他们得抬起头来,才能跟那个高大的巨人说话。

toxic
adj.有毒的,中毒的
例:The primary advantage of plants grown without insecticides is that they have no toxic residues to endanger humans or pets.
不使用杀虫剂种植的植物,其主要优势是不含对人类或宠物有害的有毒残留物。

tramp
v.跋涉;踏,践踏 n.沉重的脚步;长途步行
例:He tramped down the mountain on the way home.
他徒步走下山回家。