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  1. abstract, supernatural, going beyond common thought or ideas; impossible to understand by practical experiences or practices; known only by studying thoughts or intuition; OP. empirical; CF. transcendentalism, being beyond ordinary or common experience, thought, or belief; supernatural, Term which refers to knowledge not known through the five senses, (noun) of or relating to the spiritual realm
  2. chatter, talk meaninglessly, V. /空谈/speak foolishly; boast idly. Let us not **** about our good qualities; rather, let our virtues speak for them¬selves.
  3. having a pleasant sound. , (of speech or dialect) pleasing in sound
  4. not questionable, not doubtable, ADJ. /攻不破的/not subject to question; not open to attack. Penelope's virtue was ***; while she waited for her husband to come back from the war, no other man had a chance.
    without flaws or loopholes ADJECTIVE
    EX. "an ironclad contract"; "a watertight alibi"; "a bulletproof argument"
    able to withstand attack ADJECTIVE
    EX. "an impregnable fortress"; "fortifications that made the frontier inviolable"
  5. model, theoretical framework, the generally accepted perspective of a particular discipline at a given time. "he framed the problem within the psychoanalytic ****"
    , (n.) an example that is a perfect pattern or model (Because the new SUV was so popular, it became the *** upon which all others were modeled.)
  6. difference, disagreement, an activity that varies from a norm or standardany variation in his routine was immediately reported"

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  1. reprobatedepraved, condemned, N. /有重罪的人;道德败坏的人,无耻的人/person hardened in sin, devoid of a sense of decency. I cannot understand why he has so many admir¬ers if he is the *** you say he is., As as adjective marked by immorality "the *** conduct of a gambling aristocrat"


  2. turbidmuddy, obscurd, (of especially liquids) clouded as with "a cloudy liquid"; "muddy coffee"; "murky waters", ADJ. having the sediment disturbed. The water was **** after the children had waded through it.


  3. halcyonhappy, prosperous, "a golden era"; "the **** days of the clipper trade", idyllically calm and peaceful


  4. anomalousirregular, unusual, deviating from the general or common order or advanced forms of life may be ** in the universe", ADJ. /不正常的,变态的/abnormal; irregular. He was placed in the *** position of seeming to approve procedures which he despised.


  5. impalpablenot physical, not able to be touched, incapable of being perceived by the senses especially the sense of touch, imperceptible to the senses or the "an **** pulse"
    incapable of being perceived by the senses especially the sense of touch ADJECTIVE
    EX. "the intangible constituent of energy"- James Jeans
    imperceptible to the senses or the mind ADJECTIVE
    EX. "an *** cloud"; "** shadows"; "* distinctions"; "as *** as a dream"


  6. disingenuousseemingly honest while not being so, ADJ. /不诚恳的/lacking genuine candor; insincere. Now that we know the mayor and his wife are engaged in a bitter divorce fight, we find their earlier remarks regretting their lack of time together remarkably *****.


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