英语之家-免费英语学习网站
加入收藏 设英语之家为首页
当前位置: 英语之家>出国考试>GRE>

GRE词汇:高频形近词(13)

2020-11-03 22:02 | 来源:英语学习网站 | 编辑:学英语

  1. substantiate / substantial / substance

内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  substantiate: To substantiate a statement or a story means to supply evidence which proves that it is true. (FORMAL)

内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  substantial: Substantial means large in amount or degree. (FORMAL)

Copyright www.yingyuzhijia.com

  2. rebuke / rebuff Copyright yingyuzhijia.com

  rebuke: If you rebuke someone, you speak severely to them because they have said or done something that you do not approve of. (FORMAL)(责骂) Copyright yingyuzhijia.com

  rebuff: If you rebuff someone or rebuff a suggestion that they make, you refuse to do what they suggest.

内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  3. scatter / spatter

本文来自英语之家

  spatter: If a liquid spatters a surface or you spatter a liquid over a surface, drops of the liquid fall on an area of the surface.

Copyright yingyuzhijia.com

  4. tether / feather Copyright yingyuzhijia.com

  tether: If you say that you are at the end of your tether, you mean that you are so worried, tired, and unhappy because of your problems that you feel you cannot cope.

本文来自英语之家

  To ruffle someone's feathers means to cause them to become very angry, nervous, or upset.

内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  5. meander / demeanor Copyright www.yingyuzhijia.com

  demeanor: Your demeanor is the way you behave, which gives people an impression of your character and feelings. (FORMAL) Copyright www.yingyuzhijia.com

  6. myopia / myriad 内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  myopia: Myopia is the inability to see things properly when they are far away, because there is something wrong with your eyes. (FORMAL)( =short-sightedness)

内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  myriad: Myriad means having a large number or great variety.

内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  7. disposition / predisposition Copyright yingyuzhijia.com

  disposition: Someone's disposition is the way that they tend to behave or feel.(=nature)

Copyright www.yingyuzhijia.com

  A disposition to do something is a willingness to do it. (FORMAL)(=inclination)

Copyright yingyuzhijia.com

  predisposition: If you have a predisposition to behave in a particular way, you tend to behave like that because of the kind of person that you are or the attitudes that you have. (FORMAL)

本文来自英语之家

  8. accede / cede / recede / access

Copyright www.yingyuzhijia.com

  accede: If you accede to someone's request, you do what they ask.(FORMAL)

本文来自英语之家

  recede: If something recedes from you, it moves away.

Copyright yingyuzhijia.com

  9. congenial / congenital / genial /genesis Copyright www.yingyuzhijia.com

  congenial: A congenial person, place, or environment is pleasant.(FORMAL) 内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  congenital: A congenital characteristic or feature in a person is so strong that you cannot imagine it ever changing, although there may seem to be no reason for it.(= incorrigible)

内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  genial: Someone who is genial is kind and friendly. Copyright yingyuzhijia.com

  genesis: The genesis of something is its beginning, birth, or creation.(FORMAL) 内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  10. figment / pigment 本文来自英语之家

  figment: If you say that something is a figment of someone's imagination, you mean that it does not really exist and that they are just imagining it. 内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  pigment: A pigment is a substance that gives something a particular color.(FORMAL)

Copyright yingyuzhijia.com

  

内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  美国大学排名US NEWS2021榜单 Copyright yingyuzhijia.com

  QS最佳留学城市排名Top10(详细介绍) 内容来自www.yingyuzhijia.com

  •