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abdicate
v. to give up the throne, or some other sort of right or power 퇴위하다, 사임하다
abrupt
adj. unexpected; quick
갑작스러운, 돌연한
abstract
adj. not solid, like something you can touch or see, but more like an idea, thought, or theory 추상적인
absurd
adj. against common sense; ridiculous
불합리한, 어처구니없는
acclaim
v. to show approval by cheering, praising, or applauding ~을 [...이라고] 인정하다.
accomplice
n. someone who helps another person do something wrong or against the law 공범
acquaintance
n. someone you know or have met, but who is not a close friend 아는 사람
acute
adj. sharp; intense; keen
[생김새가] 날카로운
[통증, 감정따위가] 격렬한
[지능, 지각따위가] 날카로운
adamant
adj. firm in one's position; stubborn
의지가 굳센
ad-lib
2.v. to make up something as you go along, without preparation 즉흥적으로 (노래하다, 연기하다, 말하다)
adorn
v. to decorate 꾸미다
adverse
[애드 벌스, 2] adj. not favorable; going against the direction you want 불리한, 적대적인
advocate
v. to be in favor of 변호하다
aesthetic
adj. having to do with beauty or a sense of beauty
미적인
affront
to insult(2) or an insult(1)
[공공연히]~을 모욕하다
agenda
n. a list of things to do
계획표
aghast
adj. very shocked; horrified
넋이 나가서
agitate
v. to shake up; to upset someone or shake up their feeilngs [심하게] 흔들다, [마음을] 뒤흔들다
alias
[에일리어스,1] n. a fake name used to hide someone's identity 가명
allay
v. to lessen or calm [공포, 의심, 노여움 따위]를 가라앉히다
alleviate
v. to relieve; lessen; allay [심신의 고통을] 경감하다
allure
[얼 루얼, 2] to attract or attraction [그럴듯한 미끼로] ~을 꾀다.
aloof
adj. distant or removed, as if you were keeping yourself apart from things going on around you 무관심한
alternate
[네이트] v. to switch back and forth, or do in turns or
[닛] in place of another, every other
~을 교대로 하다, 교대의, 하나 건너의
amateur
n. a person who takes part in an activity for fun, not as a job or for money or adj. having to do with an amateur 아마추어, 비전문가의
ambassador
n. a high-ranking government official who represents his or her country in another country 대사
ambiguous
adj. unclear in meaning 모호한
amorous
[애모러스, 1] adj. feeling love, or having to do with love 다정다감한
anarchy
n. the lack of any system of government or confusion caused by lack of authority or organization 무정부 상태, 무법상태
ancestor
n. a family relation who came before you 조상
anesthetic
n. a drug that causes the sense of touch to be numbed 마취제
animosity
n. open hatred 적개심
anticipate
v. to expect; see in advance; look forward to 예견하다, 기대하다
anxiety
n. a feeling of worry about something 불안
apathy
n. lack of emotion or interest 냉담
appease
v. to calm or satisfy [분쟁따위를] 진정시키다, [욕망따위를] 만족시키다
apprehend
v. to arrest or to understand 체포하다, [뜻을] 이해하다
apprentice
n. a person who works closely with an expert in order to learn a trade or craft 견습[생]
approximate
[밋] adj. nearly exact or [메이트] to make a best guess 거의 정확한, ...을 [...이라고] 어림잡다.
aptitude
n. a natural ability or quickness in learning 소질
arouse
v. to awaken or excite
~을 깨우다
[감정 따위를] 자극하다
array
n. an organized group or a very large number or v. to dress up
articulate
[-릿] adj. spoken very clearly, or able to speak clearly or [-레이트] to say or explain verbally 분명히 표현된, [사상등을] 조리있게 표명하다
ascetic
adj. self-denying, rejecting the pleasures of life, often as a show of religious devotion 금욕주의적인
aspire
v. to desire strongly to achieve some goal 열망하다
astonish
v. to fill with wonder, to amaze 경악케하다
astute
[투트] adj. showing good judgment and quick understanding 통찰력이 있는
atrocious
adj. very evil; bad; cruel 극악한
audacity
n. boldness, daring; sometimes a disrespectful boldness or outspokenness
담대함, 뻔뻔스러움
augment
2, v. to increase or make larger 증가시키다
austere
2, adj. having a serious, stern appearance or personality; very plain and simple [태도, 용모가] 준엄한, 아주 간소한
authoritarian
adj. 권위주의적인, 독재적인
autonomous
adj. self-ruling; existing independently 자치적인
avail
n. use or advantage 효능
aversion
n. a strong dislike 혐오감
awkward
adj. clumsy; embarassing; hard to deal with 서투른, 꼴사나운, 다루기 힘든
baffle
v. to confuse 난처하게 하다
banal
adj. humdrum; dull 평범한
bane
n. a cause of ruin or harm 파멸의 원인
barrage
n. an overwhelming quantity (usually having to do with words)
base
adj. low; crude; without honor or decency 천박한, 저급한
beckon
v. to signal with a nod or wave; to lure [손짓, 고갯짓, 몸짓으로] ~에게 신호하다, 유인하다
be beholden to
adj. indebted ~에게 경제적, 법적으로 구속되다
behoove
v. to be required or proper for; to be good or worthwhile for [사람]에게 있어 ...하는 것이 당연한 일이다
belligerent
adj. warlike; fond of war or conflict; hostile 호전적인
benevolent
adj. kind; full of goodness 인정많은
benign
adj. harmelss; gentle [병리] 양성의, 상냥한
bigot
adj. a person who is intolerant of people who are different from him- or herself, in religion, race, or belief 편협한 사람
binge
n. a period of excessive activity; a spree 떠들석한 술잔치
blackmail
n. the act of forcing someone to give you money or other favors by threatening to expose some secret you know about him or her or v. to subject someone to blackmail 공갈, [남]을 등쳐먹다
blatant
adj. totally obvious 너무 명백한
bleak
adj. gloomy; dark and depressing 적막한
blunder
v. to make a big mistake or n. a big mistake
bode
v. to be a sign of something to come ~의 징후를 보이다
bohemian
관습에 구애받지 않고 자유분방한 생활을 하는 사람
boisterous
adj. rough; noisy and undisciplined 거친; 시끄러운
bovine
adj. cow-like; dull 소같은, 둔한
brisk
adj. quick; lively; stimulating 기운찬; 톡 쏘는
broach
v. to bring something up for the first time [말 따위]를 꺼내다
bureaucracy
n. 관료주의, 관료제도
caliber
n. quality or the diameter of a bullet 도량; 총알의 직경
callous
adj. uncaring; unfeeling 냉담한; 무감각한
camouflage
n. 위장, ~을 위장하다
candid
adj. open and straightforward 숨김없는
canine
adj. of or like a dog, or having to do with dogs 개와 같은
cannibal
n. a person who eats human flesh 식인종
capacity
n. the ability to hold or contain; ability to do something, mental ability 용량, 역량
captive
n. a prisoner or adj. held under restraint 포로, 감금된
carcinogen
n. a substance that causes cancer 발암 물질
caricature
1, n. a picture of a person or thing in which certain features are exaggerated for comic effect 캐리커쳐
casualty
n. a person killed or injured during an accident, or killed, injured, or taken prisoner during a military action 사상자, 부상병
censor
v. to prevent from making public any material(such as movies, books, letters, or speech) that is considered harmful or n. a person who censors 검열관, ...을 검열하다
chafe
v. to irritate by rubbing; to warm by rubbing 비벼서 짜증나게 하다, 따뜻하게 하다
chagrin
n. a feeling of shame or regret 부끄러움, 원통함
chaos
n. complete confusion and disorder 대혼란
chic
[쉬크] adj. stylish; fashionable 세련된
civil
adj. polite 공손한
civilian
n. a person who is not in the military or adj. having to do with civilian life 민간인(의)
clamor
n. loud, sustained noise or v. to make a clamor 소동
clergy
1, n. a group of people whose job is to serve their religion (like priests, rabbis, or ministers) 성직자
cliche
2, n. an overused expression that has lost its original impact 상투적인 줄거리, 전개, 표현
commend
v. to praise 칭찬하다
competent
adj. capable; able to do something passably well 유능한; 충분한 자격을 갖춘
compile
2, v. to put together into one set 하나로 종합하다
complacent
2, adj. overly pleased with oneself 자만하는
compliance
[플라이] 2, n. acting according to a rule, order, or demand
comprehend
to understand
comrade
a friend who shares your activities 동무, 동지
conceal
v. to hide
conceit
n. vanity; an exaggerated sense of your own worth, importance, or abilities 자만심
conciliatory
2, adj. tending to smooth over differences and calm hostilities 회유적인
conclude
v. to bring to an end; to determine through reasoning
condense
v. to shorten (usually referring to a book or story) or to make smaller or more concentrated 간추리다, 농축하다
condone
2, v. to forgive or ignore 용서하다
conspicuous
adj. easily noticed; obvious 돋보이는
conspiracy
n. a secret plan or the act of creating a secret plan to do something illegal 음모
contaminate
v. to pollute or make unclean 오염시키다, 더럽히다
contemplate
1, v. to think about carefully; to ponder ~을 심사숙고하다
contempt
n. scorn; a feeling you have for anything that is worthless, disgraceful, low 경멸감
content
2, adj. happy, satisfied, or n. a feeling of happiness 만족한
convalesce
3, v. to get well from an illness 건강을 회복하다