Sunny's TTP2018 Vocabulary
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A grammatical situation involving the words "if" and "were," setting up a hypothetical situation.
appeal or request earnestly
to stray off or trail behind; to spread out in a scattered fashion
to make something unable to move
capable of being wrong, mistaken, or inaccurate
likely to change opinion unpredictably (vacillating, mercurial)
take a stand
adopt a firm position about an issue
(v.) to meet face-to-face, especially as a challenge; come to grips with
to come out of an egg
in the middle of
a strong public reaction against something
to disturb, worry; to trouble by repeated attacks
n. A step attached to the bit for controlling a horse or other draft-animal.
well-bred; elegant; striving to convey an appearance of refinement; Ex. genteel poverty
capable of being touched; real, concrete
supposedly; believed to be so but not yet proved
A situation in which two objects in close contact exchange energy and momentum
defend yourself, resist an attack / try to control and emotion and keep it hidden
paper money and coins, not cheques or credit cards
the state of depending on something
(adj.) unwilling, holding back and hesitant
the remains of something that has been destroyed
[형용사] 변덕스러운, 변화가 심한 The weather here is notoriously fickle.
[형용사] (개인에게) 특유한(peculiar); 기이한, 색다른 His teaching methods are idiosyncratic but successful
live it up
(보통 돈을 펑펑 쓰면서) 신나게 살다 My dad always says life is short; live it up
[형용사] (비격식 못마땅함) 참견하기 좋아하는, 꼬치꼬치 캐묻는 nosy neighbours
겁을 먹고 (~을) 그만두다[(~에서) 꽁무니를 빼다 Don't be chicken out of that!
~보다 더 크다 The advantages far outweigh the disadvantages.
덩어리 a lump of coal / cheese / wood
닥치다 They were unaware of the fate that was to befall them.
괴롭힘 This type of harassment can occur anywhere and at any time
연금 The law enables us to receive an annuity.
변하다, 이어지다 As bodies morph into different shapes
[형용사] 부도덕한, 무원칙한 unscrupulous methods
무수함, 무수히 많음 Designs are available in a myriad of colours.
자초한 a self-inflicted wound
~을 가지고 놀다,(재미삼아)~를 잠깐 생각해보다 I don't like you toying with me.
(동물・아이를 다정하게) 어루만지다[쓰다듬다] pet a dog
결코 틀리지[실수하지] 않는 infallible advice
분방한[문란한] a young man of loose morals
(특히 약이나 치료의) 효험 This medicine has a marvelous efficacy
The skeleton in the closet
남의 이목을 꺼리는 집안의 수치; 어마어마한 비밀; 자기자신에 관한 비밀 Everyone has a skeleton in the closet
학식있는, 박식한 He's erudite on the topic of politics.
수상한 There's something fishy going on here.
To go bananas
머리가 홱 돌다(미친 듯이 화를 내거나 터무니없는 짓을 함을 나타냄) I'm gonna go bananas!
In a pickle
불량품 , 바보, 약간 부족한 사람
a very nice person, someone you like, kind, great personality
To cream someone
누군가를 이기다, 무찌르다
거들먹거리다. 잘난체하다 He has a condescending attitude towards women
(극단적인 상태의)~에 가깝다. 거의 ~이다. Some of his suggestions verged on the outrageous.
~이 틀렸음을 입증하다. 당혹하게 만들다 The sudden rise in share prices has confounded economists.
작은얼룩,반점 The ship was now just a speck in the distance
찬사,추도연설/칭송하다 He was eulogized as a hero.
Cut him a lot of slack
봐주다. (slack :느슨한) No reporter cut him slack for that.
퇴보하다 The policy has been condemned as a regressive step.
문화적 요소 Another name for these patterns of behavior is a meme
번복하다, 뒤집다 The car skidded and overturned
~ 에 대해 제기하다
~을 빼앗다 strip a person of his money
깊이 배어든, 타고난 ingrained prejudices
채찍질, 격려하다(spur: 박차, 원동력, 자극제) You can't buy a house on the spur of the moment.
별로 안유명한 lesser known works by famous artists.
으스스한, 귀신이 나올것같은 a spooky old house
reminiscent of sb,sth
~을 연상시키는 The way he laughed was strongly reminiscent of his father
의인화,화신 She was the personification of elegance. 그는 재치덩어리다.He is the personification of tact.
지능발달이 늦은, 정신지체의 I'm not retarded
mingle mangle : 명사 뒤범벅
hook up with sb
~와 만나서 시간을 보내다 Can you hook up with other people?
출석확인, 점호 Let's check the roll, The teacher began rollcall.
be bumper to bumper
차가 꽉 들어찬 It was bumper to bumper all the way back home.
to put two and to two together
이것저것 종합해서[자기가 보고 들은 것으로] 추측[추론]하다 I began to put two and two together.
부모님의 과한 자녀 사랑, 보호.. I'm seriously over-parented
As cool as a cucumber
대단히 침착한 He was as cool as a cucumber.
Second to none
제일의 The wine is second to none.
Of two minds
망설이다 She was of two minds.
extremely impressive in strength or excellence 가공할만한
take the plunge at
에 뛰어들다, 을 단행하기로 하다
to scatter or spread widely 퍼뜨리다
an external appearance, cover, mask 겉모습ㅡ가장된?
joined together; combined; united 결합시키다
말쑥한 The gentleman was not only dapper but also very kind.