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aboriginal

原始的

abortive

沒有結果的,失敗的

absolve

宣布赦免,免除

abuse

濫用/虐待

aggrandize

擴大(企業版圖等),提高

aggressive

好戰的,好鬥的

antechamber

來賓接待室

antedate

填早日期

bicameral

兩院制的

bilateral

雙邊的

circumcise

割包皮

circumlocution

婉轉說法,委婉用語

concubine

小老婆

concurrent

同時進行的,同步的

condole

弔唁,慰問

confine

限制

connatural

先天的,固有的,天生的

constituent

選舉人/組成要素

constitute

組成,構成

degression

下降,減量

demolish

毀壞/拆除

destitution

窮困,貧乏

dissident

唱反調者

dissuade

暴飲暴食/過度,過多

educe

引出,導出/推斷,演繹

emissary

特務,間諜/密使,特使

grandiloquent

誇張的,誇大其辭的

incubator

(早產兒的)保溫箱

indolence

懶惰,懶散

innate

天生的,天賦的

inscribe

雕刻,題寫

insidious

(疾病等)暗中潛伏的

insolvent

無力清償債務的,破產的

institution

機關,組織/創立

insurgent

反對份子,暴動者/暴動的

mollify

安撫,始鎮靜,始緩和

mortifying

令人感到屈辱的,叫人生氣的

persuade

說服,勸服

peruse

細讀,精讀

postdate

填遲日期

postmortem

驗屍

precise

精確的,準確的

premise

前提,假設

prescribe

開立藥方,提供醫囑/指示

preside

主持,擔任會議主席

quadrilateral

四邊形的

quarterfinal

半準決賽(的)

recurrence

再發生,重現

resident

居民,居住者

resurge

復活,再起

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