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炮轰[-轟]
pàohōng v. bombard; shell ◆n. concentrated verbal attacks
极端[極-]
jíduān* s.v. extreme; exceedingly | Zuò shìqing bùyào zǒu ∼. Don't go to extremes in doing things.
压抑[壓-]
yāyì* v. constrain; inhibit | Wèishénme yào ∼ zìjǐ de gǎngqíng ne? Why should one repress one's feelings? ◆s.v. oppressive; stifling; depressing | Zhè ²bù yǐngpiān hěn ∼. This movie is very depressing.
囚犯
qiúfàn n. prisoner; convict
核准[-準]
hézhǔn v. check and approve; ratify
贿赂[賄賂]
huìlù v. bribe | Tā ∼le jǐngchá. He bribed the policeman. ◆n. bribery M:²bǐ/ ¹cì
失衡
shīhéng* v.o. be unbalanced/out-of-balance
抵抗
dǐkàng* v. resist; stand up to
抗议[-議]
kàngyì v./n. protest
转移[轉-]
zhuǎnyí* v. ①shift; transfer; divert | Gōngzhòng de zhùyìlì ∼ dào bié de shìqíng shang qù le. Public attention shifted to other things. ②change; transform
言论自由[-論--]
yánlùnzìyóu f.e. freedom of speech
隔绝[-絕]
géjué* v. completely cut off; isolate
斡旋
wòxuán* v. mediate ◆n. good offices; mediation | ¹Yóuyú tā de ∼
强迫[強-]
qiǎngpò v. force (sb. to do sth.) | Tā ∼ dàjiā fúcóng (服从[-從] subordinate to) tā. He forces everyone to obey him.
范围[範圍]
fànwéi* n. scope; range; extent; parameter | zài hélǐ de ∼ nèi within reasonable bounds
虐待
nüèdài v. n. maltreat(ment); tyrannize; abuse
侵蚀[-蝕]
qīnshí* v. ①corrode; erode | Hǎishuǐ ∼ yánshí. The sea erodes the rocks. ②siphon off sb. else's funds安理会讨论缅甸问题将侵蚀联合国其他机构的职权范围
国务院[國務-]
Guówùyuàn* p.w. ①State Council ②U.S. State Department
逼迫
bīpò v. force; compel | Méi rén ∼ tā
干涉
gānshè v. interfere; intervene; meddle | ∼ bié guó nèizhèng interfere with the internal affairs of other countries ◆n. ①〈phy.〉 interference ②relation
局势[-勢]
júshì* n. situation
软禁[軟-]
ruǎnjìn n./v. house arrest
侵害
qīnhài v. 〈law〉 encroach on (other's rights); violate
秩序
¹zhìxù* n. ①order; sequence ②arrangement
常驻[-駐]
¹chángzhù* attr. / 常任 chángrèn ① permanent ②standing (members/etc.)
理事
lǐshì n. ①council member
弃权[棄權]
qìquán: abstain
否决[-決]
fǒujué v. vote down; veto;
迫害
pòhài v./n. persecute
释放[釋-]
shìfàng* v. release; set free
囚犯
qiúfàn n. prisoner; convict
超出
chāochū* r.v. overstep; go beyond; exceed
权限[權-]
¹quánxiàn n. powers; jurisdiction
侵蚀[-蝕]
qīnshí* v. ①corrode; erode
协商[協-]
xiéshāng* v. consult
封杀[-殺]
²fēngshā v. ①〈sport〉 shut out; force play ②block and wipe out
白皮书[--書]
báipíshū n. white paper/book M:¹běn/²bù
戍守
²shùshǒu v. guard; garrison
策略
cèlüè n. tactics; strategy ◆s.v. tactful | Nà wèi lǐngdǎo de dáfù答复/覆[-復/覆] hěn ∼. The reply of that leader is very tactful.
邦交
bāngjiāo* n. diplomatic relations
示威
¹shìwēi* v.o. ①put on a show of force ②demonstrate; march | ²Jiē shang yǒu rén ∼. There's demonstration in the street. ◆n. demonstration
间谍[間諜]
jiàndié* n. spy; secret agent M:ge/¹míng
公民
gōngmín n. ①citizen | Wǒ shì Zhōngguó ∼. I'm a Chinese citizen. ②civics (as a subject of study) M:ge/¹míng/²wèi
敌意[敵-]
¹díyì* n. enmity; hostility
任命
¹rènmìng* v. appoint | <b>Tā bèi ∼ wéi xiàozhǎng. He was appointed president (of the university).
管制
guǎnzhì* v. ①control ②put under surveillance
拔除
báchú* r.v. pull out; remove
派 帮 班子
party/faction
巩固[鞏-]
gǒnggù* v. consolidate; strengthen; solidify
抗议[-議]
kàngyì v./n. protest
调控[調-]
tiáokòng v. regulate and control
势力[勢-]
¹shìli* n. force; power; influence | Tā zài zhè ¹yīdài hěn yǒu ∼. He is very powerful in this area.
指使
zhǐshǐ v. ①instigate; incite | Tā shì ¹shòu rén ∼ de. He was manipulated by other people. ②give orders to
遮蔽
zhēbì* v. ①hide from view ②obstruct; block ③〈mil.〉 defilade
废黜[廢-]
fèichù v. dethrone; depose; oust
互利
hùlì v.p. mutually beneficial
绑票[綁-]
bǎngpiào v.o. kidnap (for ransom) | Shuōbùdìng tā bèi ∼ le. He has probably been kidnapped.
扩音器[擴--]
kuòyīnqì n. ①megaphone M:⁴zhī/ge ②audio amplifier M:¹tái/²bù
妖言
yāoyán n. ①heresy; fallacy ②legend; fable
冲突[衝-]
chōngtū v./n. conflict; clash | Liǎng ²duì fāshēngle ∼. The two teams had clashes.
补助[補-]
¹bǔzhù* v./n. subsidize | fùshí ∼ subsidies for non-stable food M:¹fèn/²bǐ
补贴[補貼]
bǔtiē v./n. subsidize M:¹fèn
崩溃[-潰]
bēngkuì v. collapse; fall apart
扶植
¹fúzhí v. foster; prop up
禁止
jìnzhǐ* v. prohibit; ban
舆论[輿論]
¹yúlùn* n. public opinion
质问[質問]
zhìwèn v. question; call to account
挪用
nuóyòng v. ①divert (funds) | ∼ gōngkuǎn shì yī ¹zhǒng jīnjì fànzuì de xíngwéi. Embezzling public funds is a kind of economic criminal behavior.
崛/倔起
¹juéqǐ* v.p. 〈wr.〉 ①rise abruptly; suddenly appear on the horizon ②rise (as a political force)
政客
¹zhèngkè* n. 〈derog.〉 politician M:²wèi
干预/与[-預/與]
¹gānyù* v. intervene; interfere
团结[團結]
tuánjié v./n. ①unite; rally ②agglomerate
分散
fēnsàn v. disperse; scatter; decentralize | ∼ nǐ de tóuzī. Diversify your investment.
审议[審議]
shěnyì* n./v. gov't debates
南巡
nánxún n. 〈hist.〉 ①emperor's journey to the south ②Deng Xiaoping's 1992 southern tour
崩溃[-潰]
bēngkuì v. collapse; fall apart
海域
¹hǎiyù* p.w. sea area; maritime space
没落[沒-]
mòluò v. decline; wane
信誉[-譽]
¹xìnyù* n. prestige; credit; reputation
减弱[減-]
jiǎnruò v. weaken; abate
主从[-從]
zhǔcóng* n. ①principal and subordinate
基层[-層]
jīcéng* n. grass-roots unit
官僚机构[--機構]
guānliáo jīgòu n. bureaucratic apparatus
接班人
jiēbānrén n. successor M:ge/¹míng/²wèi
内阁[內閣]
nèigé n. (government) cabinet
挑衅[-釁]
tiǎoxìn* v. provoke
回暖
huínuǎn n. warming of relations; Indian summer M:¹cì
智库
weili says different think tank
专项[專項]
zhuānxiàng attr. earmarked
施加
shījiā* v. exert (pressure/influence) | Bùyào gěi ²tā ∼ rènhé yālì. Don't exert any more pressure on her.
武断[-斷]
wǔduàn n. arbitrary decision; subjective assertion ◆s.v. arbitrary; subjective
意图[-圖]
¹yìtú n./v. intention; intent | Wǒ shízài bùzhīdào tā de ∼. I really don't know his intention.
顶不住[頂--]
dǐngbuzhù r.v. be unable to stand up to or resist further
解冻[-凍]
jiědòng v.o. ①thaw ②unfreeze (funds/etc.) | Chūntiān lái le
沿伸//延伸
²yánshēn v. stretch; extend; elongate; ~ this idea.. // ¹yánshēn* v. extend; stretch | Zhè tiáo ¹xiǎolù ∼ dào hǎibiān. This path leads to the beach. ◆n. 〈lg.〉 extension
企图[-圖]
qǐtú* v./n. attempt; scheme
大亨
dàhēng* n. VIP; big shot; tycoon
丑闻[醜聞]
chǒuwén* n. scandal M:²jiàn
谈判[談-]
tánpàn* v./n. negotiations; talks | ∼ réng zài jìnxíng. The negotiations are still on.
决议草案[決議--]
juéyì cǎo'àn n. draft resolution
参议员[參議員]
cānyìyuán* n. senator M:²wèi
众议院[眾議-]
Zhòngyìyuàn* p.w. House of Representatives (U.S.)
联邦[聯-]
¹liánbāng n. federation
联邦政府[聯---]
liánbāng zhèngfǔ p.w. federal governmen
弹劾[彈-]
¹tánhé v. impeach
民选[-選]
mínxuǎn attr. popularly elected
大会(會)
dàhuì n. plenary session; rally
集权[-權]
¹jíquán* n./v.o. dictatorship; totalitarianism; centralization of state power
专制[專-]
¹zhuānzhì n. autocracy ◆s.v. autocratic; despotic
残忍[殘-]
cánrěn s.v. cruel; ruthless
强令[強-]
qiánglìng v. arbitrarily give orders
绕过[繞過]
ràoguò* r.v. detour past; bypass
封杀[-殺]
²fēngshā v. ①〈sport〉 shut out; force play ②block and wipe out; block
意图[-圖]
yìtú n./v. intention; intent
政协[-協]
Zhèng-Xié p.w. Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference
一胎化
yītāihuà v. have one child per couple
造反派
zàofǎnpài n. 〈Cult.Rev.〉 rebel faction
干预/与[-預/與]
¹gānyù* v. intervene; interfere
间谍[間諜]
jiàndié* n. spy; secret agent M:ge/¹míng
排华[-華]
pái-Huá v.o./s.v. be anti-Chinese
遵守
zūnshǒu v. observe; abide by
国务卿[國務-]
guówùqīng n. U.S. secretary of state
派遣
pàiqiǎn* v. ①send; dispatch ②repatriate
现实主义[現實-義]
xiànshízhǔyì n. realism
主权[-權]
zhǔquán* n. sovereign rights; sovereignty
吞并[-併]
tūnbìng* v. gobble/swallow up; annex (territory)
动荡[動蕩]
dòngdàng s.v. suffer unrest/upheaval
结盟[結-]
¹jiéméng* v.o. form an alliance; ally; align
情报局[-報-]
qíngbàojú p.w. intelligence agency
情报[-報]
qíngbào n. intelligence; information M:¹fèn
种族灭绝[種-滅絕]
zhǒngzú mièjué n. racial extermination; genocide
挫败[-敗]
cuòbài v. frustrate; foil; defeat
酝/蕴酿[醞/蘊釀]
yùnniàng v. ①brew; ferment (lit./fig.) ②have a look at/into | Qǐng dàjiā xiān ∼ yīxià zhège tí'àn. Please have a look at the proposal first. ③make preparations; get ready
敦促
dūncù v. urge; press
示威
¹shìwēi* v.o. ①put on a show of force ②demonstrate; march | ²Jiē shang yǒu rén ∼. There's demonstration in the street. ◆n. demonstration
奏效
zòuxiào v.o. be effective/successful
跛足
bǒzú* v.o. be lame
根治
gēnzhì v. effect a radical cure; bring under permanent control | ∼ Huánghé bring the Yellow River under permanent control
昭示
¹zhāoshì v. make clear to all; declare publicly
公认[-認]
gōngrèn v. generally acknowledge/recognize/accept | Dàjiā yīzhì ∼ tā shì yī wèi hǎo lǎoshī. Everyone acknowledges that he is a good teacher.
顽民[頑-]
wánmín n. 〈trad.〉 rebellious people
徒有虚名[--虛-]
túyǒuxūmíng f.e. have nothing but an empty title | Zhège jiàoshòu ∼. This professor has nothing but an empty title.
合并[-併]
¹hébìng v. ①merge; amalgamate | Bǎ liǎng ¹zǔ ∼ chéng yī ¹zǔ. Merge the two groups into one. ②be complicated by yet another illness ③unify
公敌[-敵]
gōngdí n. public enemy M:ge/²wèi
颠覆[顛-]
diānfù v. overturn; subvert | ∼ yī ge zhèngquán overturn a regime
开幕典礼[開--禮]
kāimù diǎnlǐ n. inauguration; opening ceremony
查禁
chájìn* v. ban; prohibit; suppress | Nà běn shū shòudào ∼. That book is banned.
发酵[發-]
fājiào* v.o. ferment
宣称[-稱]
xuānchēng v. assert; declare; profess | Tāmen ∼ támen yǒule héwǔqì. They claim that they possess nuclear weapons.
仪式[儀-]
¹yíshì n. ceremony; rite
右翼
yòuyì p.w. ①right wing/flank ②the Right
召回
zhàohuí* r.v. recall (e.g.
健全
jiànquán* v. strengthen; amplify; perfect | Shèhuì fúlì xìtǒng xūyào ∼. The social wellfare system needs to be strengthened. ◆s.v. sound; perfect
过问[過問]
guòwèn v. ①make inquiry about | Tā de shìr wǒ cóngbù ∼. I never ask him about his business. ②interfere with ③concern oneself with; take an interest in
纳税[納稅]
nàshuì v.o. pay taxes | Suǒyǒu qǐyè dōu yào xiàng guójiā ∼. All enterprises must pay taxes to the state. | Zhè ²shuì yīngdāng nà. This tax should be paid.
废除[廢-]
fèichú* v. abolish; abrogate; repeal | Bù píngděng tiáoyuē bèi ∼ le. The unequal treaty has been abrogated.
立场[-場]
¹lìchǎng n. position; stand(point) | Wǒmen zài zhè ²jiàn shìr shang de ∼ bù yīyàng. We have different views in this matter.
告白
gàobái n. public notice; bulletin M:¹piān/³zhǐ
黑幕
hēimù n. inside story of a plot
默认[-認]
mòrèn* v. tacitly approve | Wǒ zhǐhǎo ∼ le. I have to tacitly approve.
私了
sīliǎo v. settle in private | Zhè ²shì bùnéng ∼. This matter can't be settled in private.
方案
fāng'àn n. scheme; plan; program; project M:¹zhǒng/¹gè