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scarp

n. 悬崖,陡坡

scathe

n./v. 烧伤,烧焦;严厉批评

sceptical

adj. 怀疑的,不相信的

scintillate

v. 闪烁;(谈吐)流露机智

scission

n. 切断,分离,分裂

scooter

n. 滑行车,踏板车

scorching

adj. 酷热的

scour

v. 擦洗,擦亮;四处搜索

scramble

v. 攀登;争夺

scrape

v. 刮擦,擦掉

screed

n. 冗长的演说,长篇大论的文章

scrumptious

adj. (食物)很可口的

scud

v. 疾行,疾驶

scutter

v. 疾走

scuttle

n. 舷窗,舱口盖

seafaring

adj. 航海的,跟航海有关的

seclude

v. 和别人隔离

sect

n. (宗教等)派系

sedition

n. 煽动叛乱

seditious

adj. 煽动性的

self-abasement

n. 自卑,自谦

self-absorbed

adj. 自恋的

self-assertion

n. 坚持己见,自信

senile

adj. 年老的

sensitize

v. 使某人或某事物敏感

sensual

adj. 肉欲的,淫荡的

sententious

adj. 好说教的;简要的

sentry

n. 哨兵,步哨

sequacious

adj. 盲从的

sequela

n. 后继者;后遗症

sequestrate

v. 扣押,没收

serenade

n. 夜曲

serendipity

n. 善于发掘新奇事物的天赋

serfdom

n. 农奴身份,农奴境遇

sermonize

v. 说教,讲道

serpentine

adj. 似蛇般绕曲的,蜿蜒的

shabby

adj. 破烂的;卑鄙的

shack

n. 简陋的小屋,棚屋

shanty

n. 简陋的小木屋

shawl

n. (妇女用)披肩

sheaf

n. 一捆,一束

sheen

n. 光辉,光泽

shibboleth

n. 陈旧语句

shimmer

v. 闪烁,微微发亮

shipwright

n.造船者

showy

adj. 鲜艳的;炫耀的

shred

n. 碎片,破布;些许

shrivel

v. (使)枯萎

shuffle

v. 拖步走;支吾;洗牌

shuttle

v. (使)穿梭移动,往返运送

sidesplitting

adj. 令人捧腹大笑的

sidle

v. (偷偷地)侧身而行

signatory

n. 签署者,签署国

signature

n. 签名,签字

simian

adj. 猿的,猴的;n. 猴,类人猿

simile

n. 明喻

sinister

adj. 不吉祥的;险恶的

sizzler

n. 炎热天气,大热天

skein

n. 一束(线或纱)

skittish

adj. 轻浮的,轻佻的

skullduggery

n. 舞弊

skunk

n. 臭鼬,黄鼠狼;v. 欺骗

skyrocket

v. 陡升,猛涨

slapdash

adv./adj. 马虎地(的)

slaver

v. 流口水;奉承;n. 口水

slay

v. 杀,残杀

sleazy

adj. 邋遢的;格调低下的

sledge

n. 雪橇

sledgehammer

n. 长柄大锤

sleight

n. 巧妙手法,巧计;灵巧

sling

v. 投掷,扔;n. 吊腕带,吊索

slit

v. 撕裂;n. 裂缝

slobber

n. 口水;v. 流口水;粗俗地表示

sloven

n. 不修边幅的人

slue

v. (使)旋转

slump

v. 猛然落下;暴跌

smirch

v. 玷污;n. 污点

snappish

adj. 脾气暴躁的

snappy

adj. 精力充沛的;潇洒的

snicker

v./n. 窃笑,暗笑

snob

n. 势利小人

snuggle

v. 挨近,依偎

sociable

adj. 好交际的,友好的,合群的

sojourn

v./n. 逗留,寄居

somnolent

adj. 思睡的;催眠的

sonorous

adj. (声音)洪亮的

souse

v. 浸在水中,使湿透

spacious

adj. 广阔的,宽敞的

spangle

n. (缝在衣服上的)金属片;v. 闪光

spasmodic

adj. 痉挛的;间歇性的

speleology

n. 洞窟学

splashy

adj. 溅水的;炫耀显眼的

spool

n. (缠录音带等的)卷盘(轴)

spoor

n. (野兽的)足迹<e(野兽的)足迹>(a trail, a scent, or droppings of a wild animal)

spout

v. 喷出;滔滔不绝地讲

sprawl

v. 伸展手脚而卧

sprint

v. 短距离全速奔跑

spunk

n. 勇气,胆量

spurn

n. 拒绝,摈弃

squeamish

adj. 易受惊的;易恶心的

stab

v. 刺伤,戳

stagger

v. 蹒跚,摇晃

stagy

adj. 不自然的,演戏一般的

standstill

n. 处于停顿状态,中止

star-crossed

adj. 时运不济的

stash

v. 藏匿,隐藏

steeple

n. 尖塔,尖阁

stoop

v. 俯身;降低身份

stouthearted

adj. 刚毅的,大胆的

straggle

v. 迷路;落伍;蔓延

strangulation

n. 扼杀,勒死

studio

n. 工作室,画室,演播室

stun

v. 使晕倒,使惊吓,打晕

stupefy

v. (使)茫然,吓呆

stupendous

adj. 巨大的,大得惊人的

sublimate

v. (使)升华,净化

subscribe

v. 捐助;订购

subsist

v. 生存下去(to exist);继续存在,维持生活

substratum

n. 基础;地基

subvention

n. 补助金,津贴

sully

v. 玷污,污染

sundry

adj. 各式各样,各种的

superannuated

adj. 老迈的

superlative

adj. 最佳的

superstition

n. 迷信,盲目恐惧

surveillance

n. 监视,盯梢

swank

v. 夸耀,炫耀

swarm

n. (蜜蜂)一群;一群(人)

swarthy

adj. (皮肤等)黝黑的

swear

v. 诅咒

swipe

n./v. 猛击

symposium

n. 专题讨论会

tack

n. 大头钉,图钉

tarry

v. 徘徊,耽搁

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