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standoff
adj.冷淡的, 有支架的
n.离岸, 避开, 冷淡, 和局, 平衡
underway
adj.起步的,进行中的, 航行中的
croissant
n. 新月形面包
touristy
adj. 适宜游览的,适合观光的
旅游者常去的
panorama
n.全景, 全景画,全景摄影
decidedly
adv.果断地, 断然地
swoop
n.突然下降, 猛扑
vt攫取
vi.飞扑, 突然袭击
brainchild
n.指计划,想法,创作等脑力劳动的创造物
memorabilia
n.大事记
exodus
n.大批的离去,(古代以色列人)出埃及
carousel
n.喧闹的酒会
arboretum
n.树园, 植物园
unfathomable
adj.深不可测的, 无底的, 难解的
pagoda
n.宝塔
disconnect
v.拆开, 分离, 断开
namely
adv.即, 也就是
proportion
n.比例, 均衡, 面积, 部分
vt.使成比例, 使均衡, 分摊
collaborative
adj.合作的, 协作的, 协力完成的
conjure
v.(以咒文)召唤, 变戏法, 想象
vi.变戏法, 施魔法
vt.祈求, 恳求

conjure up
impractical
adj.不切实际的, 昧于实际的
demarcation
n.划分
anomaly
n.不规则, 异常的人或物
efficacy
n.功效, 效验
relics
崩溃
nomenclature
n.命名法, 术语
inadvertent
adj.不注意的, 疏忽的, 无意中做的
delineation
n.描绘
backdrop
n.背景幕, (事件的)背景

conceptual backdrop
interplay
v.相互影响
n.相互影响
click
fit well together

We don't click.
mesh
n. [机]啮合
vt. 啮合
vi. 相啮合

We mesh so effortless.
homophobic
afraid of gay people
totality
n.全体, 总数, [天]全食

the totality of the circumstance,
the total picture
league
n.同盟, 联盟, 盟约, 联合会, 社团
v.组联盟, (使)加盟

in league with sb.
collaborating w/,
in cahoots w/
consigned to
shipped it a particular place
stage fright
n.惊骇, 吃惊
stammer
v.口吃, 结巴着说出, 结结巴巴地说
n.口吃
stutter
n.口吃, 结结巴巴
v.口吃着说
idiotic
adj.白痴般的
imbecilic
adj.白痴般的
dude
n.花花公子, 纨绔子弟
skippy
n.<美俚>日本女人(尤指妓女)
Hello! Who's this?
(when answer the phone ...)
mastermind
n.策划
v.策划

Who is the mastermind?
mellow
adj.(因熟透而)醇香的、甘美的, (颜色)柔美的, (声音)圆润的, 成熟的, 老练的
vt.& vi.使(变)醇香, 使(变)柔美, 使成熟
chuckle
n.吃吃的笑声
vi.吃吃的笑, 咯咯叫
fling
n.投, 掷, 猛冲, 暴躁的行动, 急冲, 嘲弄, 讥笑
vt.猛投, 抛, 掷, 使陷入, 挥动, 嘲笑, 扫视
vi.猛冲, 直冲, 急行
taper
n.锥形, 锥度
v.逐渐变细, 逐渐减少
duo
n.<意> 二重唱, 艺人的一对
beget
vt.(书面语) 招致, 产生, 引起
braid
n.编织物
v.编织
huff
n.发怒, 提高价格
vt.把...吹胀, 激怒, 发怒
vi.吹气, 恫吓, 发怒
tritium
n.[化]氚(氢的放射性同位素)
touchy
adj.暴躁的, 难以处理的, 易起火的
slur
n.污点
v.忽视
dabble
v.弄湿, 弄水, 涉足
precursor
n.先驱