n. dislike, disgust, hatred 반감
His campaign tactics earned Nixon the antipathy of a number of independents.
adj. capable of being applied, appropriate 적용 가능한, 적절한
Gravitational rules are not applicable in space and zero gravity environments.
phr. cover, hide, screen, veil 가리다
The dark clouds blotted out the sun.
adj. brave, daring, courageous, valiant 대담한, 용감한
Despite Nancy's bold words, there was a cold terror in her eyes.
v. flourish, thrive, prosper 번성하다, 호황
During the Civil war, the American economy was booming.
adj. 1. distinctive, special, peculiar 독특한
n. 2. feature, element, trait, quality 특성
adj. lucid, apparent, obvious 명쾌한
adj. rough, crude, vulgar 거친, 천한
Henry's coarse language at the dinner party offended many of the guests.
v. 1. focus 집중하다
v. 2. center, cluster 모으다
v. consider, ponder, brood 고려하다, 심사숙고하다
John accepted a teaching position in Vancouver while he contemplated the future.
v. maim, disable, ruin 손상시키다
The Trojan virus crippled the software company's operations.
adj. difficult, exacting 힘든, 큰 노력을 요하는
- v. diverge, wander, stray (일상,예상 등을)
Ancient sailors looked at the stars so that they would not deviate from their course.
v. ascertain, determine, find out 확인하다, 찾아내다
adj. distinct 구별되는, 별개의
in Weber's mind, the discrete elements were tied together into a coherent totality.
v. include, embrace, contain 포함(망라)하다, 아우르다
The company's new strategic plan encompasses many different goals and ideals.
v. divert, amuse, please 즐겁게 하다
adj. wise, judicious 현명한, 선견지명이 있는
The investor was successful because he was more far-sighted than other investors.
v. change, vary, vacillate, sway 변동하다
Because the temperature fluctuates so much in Wisconsin, many people carry warm clothes and umbrellas in their cars.
v. stop, cease, stand still 멈추다, 서다, 세우다
The traffic guard halted Susan adn her friends at the crosswalk until the light turned green.
adv. constantly, continuously 끊임없이, 그칠 새 없이
Patton had to incessantly plead with Congress for equipment for his army.
adj. dominant, chief, foremost, primary 우세한, 주된
The leading cause of cancer in the United States in smoking, while the second is skin damage from UV-ray exposure.
v. change, alteration, modification 변경하다
n. change, alteration, modification 변이, 변화
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention monitors infectious viruses that are likely to undergo mutation such as the SARS virus.
n. obelus, stone pillar 방첨탑, 오벨리스크
n. entertainment, diversion, recreation 기분 전환
Gambling is an addictive pastime that has ruined many people's lives.
phr. instead of ~대신에
n. container, vessel, reservoir, holder 그릇, 용기
The cook put the ingredients into a receptacle.
adj. secluded, distant, removed 외딴, 멀리 떨어진
While Watson was smoking, Gertrude would sit in a remote corner of the garden.
adj. decayed, decomposed, corrupt 썩은, 부패한
v. roam, wander 배회하다, 방랑하다
With no destination in mind, Harry and Sally roved about the countryside.
adj. inferior, poor, base 조악한, (질이) 떨어지는, 조잡한
The professor was upset by the shoddy quality of his students' writing.
v. tear apart, cut, tatter (갈기갈기) 찢다
adv. only, just, merely 단지
n. 1. duration, period, length 기간
v. 2. extend across, cover, cross ~에 걸치다, 이르다
The Golden Gate Bridge spans over 1.2 miles in length and is nearly 800 feet high.
v. amaze, astound, daze 놀라게 하다
Many readers were stunned by the tragic end of the novel.
adj. peaceful, calm, placid 평온한, 차분한, 고요한
the father and son spent a tranquil day fishing on the lake.