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Snuggle
偎傍 wei 1 bang 2
sneaky
偷偷摸摸
Sign
mark
Wise
brilliant: 英明
Large-scale
extensive: 大规模
Threadlike
measure word for thin things: 丝
Author
writer: 作家
Goodness
kindness: 好意
Schedule: 时刻表
时间表
Button
to push a button: 按钮
Chin
jaw: 下巴
Hallucinogen
psychedelic (n.): 迷幻药/品
Brag
boast: 吹牛
Hallway
corridor: 走廊
*Wrinkles
lines: 皱纹
Determined
resolute: 坚决
All-around
complete
Over-sensitive
suspicious/distrustful: 多心
Quota
target: 指标
Nimble
agile/flexible
Secondary
not super important: 次要
Lawsuit: 诉讼
官司
Creep
scramble
Imitate
impersonate: 模仿
Luxury
luxurious: 奢侈;豪华
Backpack: 背包
书包
Refined
elegant
Verify
check
Depressed
dejected: 沮丧
To give advice
advise: 指教
Spacious
roomy: 宽敞
Leader
head of sth.: 领导
Regardless: 无论
不管怎么样
Everywhere
all over: 到处
Reduce
decrease
Deliberately
intentionally: 故意 3,4
To treat
to cure/therapy
Lazybones
lazy insect: 懒虫
Atmosphere
ambience: 气氛
Brave
courageous: 勇敢
Innate
inherent: 天生
Moved: affected
touched: 感动
Assistant: 助理
助手
Perplexed
vexed: 迷茫
Competent
able
To distinguish
discriminate: 识别
Outstanding
excellent: 出色
Ancestors
forefathers: 祖宗;祖先
Glance over
skim: 过目
Awesome
great (pop. Slang): 给力
Amend
change (文章): 修改
Founder
creator: 创始人
Emotions
feelings: 情感
Unexpected
unanticipated (adj.): 意外
Manager
director: 经理
Scoundrel
bad guy: 混蛋;坏蛋
To praise
commend: 表扬 3,4
Keen on face-saving
sensitive about one’s reputation: 爱面子
Clean
sanitary: 清洁
Scream
shriek: 尖叫 1,4
Evaluate
evaluation/assess: 评价
Soft
mild: 柔和 rou 2 he 2
Bacherlordom
singleness: 独身
Complexion
coloring: 气色
Intuition
6th sense: 直觉
Rebuild
reestablish: 重建
To hint
imply
State clearly
speak bluntly: 直言
Supposing…
provided that…: 假如。。。
To keep secret/confidential
maintain secrecy: 保密
And so on
and the like…: 之类
Scenery
landscapes: 风景
Clue
hint
To control
to restrict: 限制
To yell & shout
make a scene: 大喊大叫 da han 3 da jiao 4
Threat
to threaten: 威胁 wei 1 xie 2
Repeatedly
over and over: 反复
Time limit
time frame: 限期
To play around with
to fiddle: 玩弄
To urge: 督促
仓促
Itinerary
event schedule: 日程
Talent
ability: 才能
To bring (a skill or talent) into full play
to realize: 发挥
To cook
cooking: 烹调; 烹饪
Mighty
grand
To refuse
reject
Ceremonious
red-carpet style: 隆重
Transform
to change shape: 变形
Nuclear
nucleus/kernel: 核心
Sensible
wise
To plan
map out
Selfish
self-absorbed: 自私
Intellectuals
intelligentsia: 知识分子
Sympathy
to sympathize: 同情
Pattern
mold: 模式
Impulse
compulsion
Sex drive
sexual urge/desire
Noon-day break
lunch hour: 午休
Spare
back-up
Ought to
should: 应当
Tactful
euphemistic
Rubbish
trash: 垃圾
A fine/punishment
to fine: 罚款
On-time
on schedule
Material
stuff: 材料
Arrogant
haughty: 傲慢
Somewhat
to some extent: 有所
Risk
dangers
To win
to be victorious: 获胜
Illness
disease: 疾病
Anxiety
worries: 忧虑
On the basis of
according to: 根据
-also: foundation
grounds
Shame
to be ashamed: 羞耻 xiu 1 chi 3
Novel
novelty: 新奇的
Surface
exterior
Fragile
breakable
Peculiar
strange: 奇特
Exhausted
fatigued: 疲惫 pi 2 bei 4
Judgment
critical thinking: 判断力
Get-to-gether
party: 聚会
Parcel
package: 包裹 1,3
Consultant
advisor: 顾问
Correct
accurate
Protest
a protest: 抗拒 4,4
Endless
limitless: 无穷的
Standard
the norm: 规范
Conventions
standard practices: 惯例 4,4
To restore
recover: 恢复
Qualified
eligible: 合格 2,2
Area
district
To put in order
sort out
Tire
wheel: 轮胎 lun 2 tai 1
Schedule
timetable: 时刻表;时间表
Slim
slender (女的): 苗条
Maintenance
repair: 维修
Fixed
set: 固定 4, 4
Just in case
on the safe side: 以防万一
Pale
pasty: 苍白
Shame
to feel ashamed: 惭愧 can 2 kui 4
Achievements
accomplishments: 成就
To hesitate
hesitant: 犹豫 you 2 yu 4
Procedures
formalities: 手续
Oil
petrol: 石油
Shameful
disgraceful: 可耻的
Evidence
proof (n.): 证据
The real/actual state of affairs
the real facts: 真相
To be honored
to have the honor of: 荣幸
Leisure
relaxation: 休闲
Lie
to lie: 谎 huang 3;谎话
Naked
nude: 裸体
Mature
grown up: 成熟 2,2
Redundant
superfluous: 多余
To predict
prediction: 预言
Extreme
radical: 极端
Fireworks: 烟火
烟花
Not a chance
no way out!: 没门儿!
Permit
license: 许可证
Supply
provide: 提交;提供
To hire
to employ: 聘用
Pure
innocent: 清白
Childish
immature: 幼稚 you 4 zhi 4
Humble
modest: 谦虚 qian 1 xu 1
Well-known
eminent: 著名 zhu 4 ming 2
Award
prize: 奖品3,3
Announce
declare
Jargon
industry-speak: 行话
Live
direct broadcast: 直播
Basic
fundamental: 基本的
Contribute
contribution: 贡献 gong 4 xian 4
Integrate
link
To miss (opportunity
train
To be well-known
famous: 出名
-Also, 相干 is used in rhetorical/negative questions as “be concerned w/
or have to do with:
Outstanding
remarkable: 杰出;出色
Self-styled
proclaim one’s self as: 自封
To give up (a habit)
to abstain from: 戒除 _
To praise
exalt: 表扬
Social (gen.)
society: 社交
Satchel
bag w/ a shoulder-strap: 挎包kua 4
Colors
hues
The next
following…: 接下来。。
To go to
to leave for
With this…
as relates to this: 与此
Fund
foundation: 基金
To push forward
to drive sth.: 带动
Philanthropy
philanthropic: 慈善
Consciousness
ideology: 意识
Widespread
popularly
To observe
observation: 观察 guan 1 cha 2
To work to
to strive for: 力图
To form
to make up
Depth
profundity: 深度
Exceptional
superior: 优秀 you 1 xiu 4
Wind & rain
trials & hardships: 风雨
To cherish
to dote on (a child): 钟爱
Sediment
deposit
Spectacular
splendid (of a performance): 精彩
A definition
to define: 定义
To sublimate
to raise to a higher level: 升华
Remarkable
extraordinary: 非凡
Temperament
disposition: 气质; 脾气
Spread
expand
To model
to mold
An opinion
a view: 见解
Elegant
graceful: 优雅
Place
area: 场所
The scene (of sth.)
location
Questions and answers
dialogue: 问答
Private biz
secrets: 隐私yin 3 si 4
Situation
occasion: 场合
Conform to
be in keeping with (sth.): 符合
Politician
statesman: 政治家
Lacking
to lack: 缺乏
Fax
facsimile: 传真 chuan 2 zhen 1
Letters
correspondence: 函件 han 2
Editor
to edit: 编辑 bian 1 ji 2
Originally: 本来
原来
Hurried
hasty: 仓促
Decent
respectable: 政经
Abide by
comply with: 遵守
Remember w/ longing
to miss someone dearly: 想念
To resign
to quit: 辞职
Prospects
bright future: 出息
Movement
activity: 动静
Courage
balls
From beginning to end
start to finish: 始终
Deal with
handle: 对付;应付;处理;办
Ambiguous
equivocal: 暧昧
Frighten
scare: 惊吓 jing 1 xia 4
Not at all
by no means: 并未
Every
any
Clear and definite
clear-cut: 明确
To look after
take care of: 关照
Enemy
foe: 仇敌 chou 2 di 2
Prisoner
convict: 犯人
Limits of authority
jurisdiction: 权限
Seduce
entice: 勾引
Reliable
reasonable: 靠谱
Relic
artifact: 文物
Gloomy
depressed: 郁闷
Time and again
over and over (语法): 一再。。。
Cold
indifferent (俄罗斯女孩): 冷淡 3, 4
Brothel
whorehouse: 妓院
Vulgar
low
Finally
in the end: 到底
To admit
to acknowledge: 承认
Watch attentively
stare: 注视
To assume
to suppose or hypothesis: 假定
To economize
conserve (钱): 节约
Desire
craving
Reality
actuality: 现实
Momentum
imposing manner: 气势
Retribution
due punishment: 报应
To imply
signify: 意味着
To start a company
entrepreneurship
Impel
urge
Horny
lustful: 好色; 色迷
Strict
severe treatment: 严厉
Mistake
fault/error: 差错
Allow
permit: 允许
Amiable
easy-going: 随和
Qualified
up to standard/snuff: 合格
Familiar w/
to know well: 熟悉
To browse
glance over: 浏览 liu 2 lan 3;过目
Good faith
sincerity: 诚意
To take responsibility for a decision
to take the reins and decide: 做主
To accept fate
resign oneself: 认命
To calculate
to reckon: 推算
Self-examination
introspection: 反省 fan 3 xing 3
Initial
preliminary
To carry out (项目
政策): 进行
Scheme
plan
Report
to report: 报道
To act on behalf of
to represent: 代表
To comply w/
conform to: 顺应;随顺
To announce
announcement: 宣布
To make progress
make headway: 进展
Completely lack
not in the least: 毫无
Evidence
proof: 证据
Frighten
scare: 吓唬
Strengthen
heighten
Consult
talk over: 商量
To expect
expectations (正式): 指望
To hurt
treat sb. unfairly: 亏待
Bribe
bribery: 贿赂 hui 4 lu 4
Black money
ill-begotten money: 黑金
To hate to part with or use
grudgingly do sth.: 舍不得
Talkative
loudmouth (neg.): 贫嘴
To bear
undertake
Indeed
really (正式): 的确
At once
quickly (adv.): 赶快
Apologize
an apology: 道歉
Arbitrarily
arbitrary: 任意
Intimate friend
lover: 相好
Hard to come by
seldom: 难得
Regret
to regret: 后悔
Practical
workable: 落实
Destiny
fate: 命运;缘分
Low-key
low-profile (人): 低调
Luxurious
extravagant: 奢华;奢侈
Specifications
standards
To parachute
sky-dive: 跳伞
Scene
shot (摄影): 镜头
Chaos
disorder: 紊乱 wen 3 luan 4
In a bad way
unwell: 不爽
Fashionable
stylist
Stylish
trendy: 时新
Remaining
to leave behind: 剩下 4,4
To be punctual
on-time: 准时
As if
seemingly (adv.): 似乎
Mysterious
mystical: 神秘
To play tricks
be up to no good/mischief: 搞鬼 3,3
Contract: 承包
合同
Won’t do
no good: 不成
Amazing
terrific
To go to bed
get in bed (sexual connotation): 上床
All over the world
everywhere: 世界各地
Judge
referee (运动): 裁判
Fascinating
enchanting: 迷人
Foul
commit a foul: 犯规
Money
currency: 货币
Outskirts
suburbs: 郊区
New student
new life
Property
assets: 财物
To care about
to mind: 在意
Soul
spirit: 灵魂 ling 2 hun 2
Unilateral
one-sided: 片面
Eager to excel
anxious to outdo others: 要强
Challenging
difficult
Abominable
loathsome: 可恶
Candid
frank or confess/admit: 坦白
Prosperous
prosperity: 富裕
Pointers
give directions (非交通): 指点
Popular/public feeling
will of the ppl: 人心
Public security
law & order: 治安
To borrow
use sth. for some reason: 借用
To lose face
be disgraced: 丢人;丢脸
To treat
approach
Chain
linked together
Chef
a cook: 厨师
Forge
counterfeit
-Counterfeit currency: 伪造货币
伪币
To bear
support
Good and honest
kind-hearted: 善良
Amount
quantity: 数量
Fairy tale
myth
Pure
simple: 单纯
Rumor
hearsay: 传言
A discount
to discount: 折线
To be unable to follow the reasoning
to not comprehend/understand sth.: 想不通
Selfish motives
selfishness: 私心
Same
equal
To be proud of oneself
pleased w/ oneself: 得意
Worry
take trouble
Future
prospects: 前途
Sweetheart
lover: 情人
Private matters
one’s secrets: 隐私 yin 3 si1
To confess
account for
Be worried
anxious
Infinite
endless
Not sure
uncertain: 没准(儿)
Lazybones
lazy insect: 懒虫
Rate
ratio of sth.: 比率
Produce
give rise to
To regard as
be regarded as: 作为
To live comfortably
enjoy prosperity: 享福
To notify sb.
greet sb.
Keep
maintain
-弄清事情的真相
这就是事情的真相
To combine
unite
To be conducive to
contribute to: 有助于
To hesitate
hesitant: 犹豫
Man-made
artificial: 人造的
Synthetic
synthesize: 合成
On the contrary
反而
Back and forth
over and over again: 来回
To stretch one’s legs
to move around: 走动
Domestic and foreign
inside and outside: 内外
React
reaction: 反应
Moral
lesson: 教训
To one’s heart’s content/great satisfaction
delighted
To stand on one’s own two feet
support oneself: 自立
Firmly grasp
pay attn. to: 抓紧
To get dumped
break up: 失恋
Kleenex
tissue paper: 纸巾
Negotiate
discuss price: 讲价
To mislead
misleading: 误导
To release
put out: 推出
Case
shell (iPhone 之类): 壳子 ke 2 zi
Determination
determined: 决心
Crucial
key
Seasoning
spices
To direct
help sb. w. sth. (gen.): 指导
Destiny
fate: 命运
Patient (医院): 病员
患者
Smooth
w/o a hitch or handy
Postpone
put off
Area
domain
Completely new
brand new: 全新
Lesson
moral: 教训
To urge
to try to persuade: 劝 4
Defect
faults
Said of someone who likes to stay at home
nerdy: 宅 2
Unoriginal
tacky: 俗 su 2
Bitchy
nasty
Unsophisticated
hick: 土 3
Immoral
wicked: 损 3 or 奸
Popular: 红
Terrible
to suck at sth.: 臭 4
Lewd
dirty: 色
To look for
to seek: 寻找 2, 3
Meaning behind one’s words
tone of voice: 口风
Sons and daughters
children: 儿女
To reach
arrive at (a place): 到达
To achieve
reach (a goal): 达到
To yell
shout: 喊叫3,4
To tease
make fun of: 取笑
Condom: 避孕套
安全套;保险套
Convincing
persuasive: 有说服力的
At an earlier time
early on: 早就
Interact
interactive: 互动
Universe
cosmos
Tailor
dressmaker: 裁缝 cai 2 feng 2
To trick
to hack (电脑): 黑
To bring up
raise
To scratch
grab
String
rope: 绳子 shengzi 2
Short video
YouTube 之类: 短片
Rash
brash
In a previous life
previous incarnation: 上辈子
Approximate
similar: 近似
Situation
occasion: 场合
Place
area: 场所
To run a temperature
to have a fever: 发烧
Motherland
homeland: 祖国
Mother tongue
native language: 本国语
Dusk
darkening dusk: 天黑
To consult
talk things over: 协商;商量
Mutual benefit
mutually beneficial: 互利
Thorough
thoroughgoing: 彻底
Director
head
Funny
to tease/play with: 逗
Sb. returned home from studying abroad
sea turtle: 海龟;海归
Pirated
illegal: 盗版
Supplementary
additional
To help
to assist: 扶持
To continue
to sustain: 持续
To spur on
bring along
To break through
to surmount
To ease
lighten (the load/负担): 减轻
Transformation
to transform: 转型
Special characteristic/property: 特质
特征
Unexpected
unanticipated or an accident: 意外
Tissue paper
Kleenex: 纸巾
To forge
to counterfeit/fabricate: 伪造
To punish (sb.)
take disciplinary action: 惩办
Order
command: 命令
Dust
dirt
Pregnant
pregnancy: 怀妊;怀孕
Bathhouse
spa: 洗浴
Fall to the ground
be born (of a baby): 落地
Armed groups
gunmen: 武装分子
Stimulation
stimulated: 刺激 ci 4 ji 1
Adoptive mother
2nd mom (Carolyn): 干妈
Pure
clean
Tongue-tied
at a loss for words: 结舌
Mother tongue
native language: 本国语
Talkative
long-winded
Incident
event
The ins and outs
all details of sth.: 底细
Foresee
expect: 料到
Outside
out of: 外头
A film
movie: 片子
Rough
coarse: 粗糙 cu 1 cao 1
Consul
consular: 领事
Lodging
accommodations: 住宿
Immediately
at once: 立刻;立即
Federal
federation: 联邦
As for
as to (preposition): 至于。。。
Order
sequence: 秩序 4,4 zhi xu
To destroy
wreck
Bankruptcy
bankrupt: 破产
Accident
mishap: 事故
A living corpse
often a derogatory term for a stupid person: 活死人
To accumulate
to amass: 集结
By lucky coincidence
as it turns out: 恰好
Opposite
contrary: 相反
Intelligence
intellect: 智力
Leek
Chinese onion: 大葱
To prevent
guard against
Use
application
Overjoyed
delighted: 痛快
Statement
announcement
Remittance
to remit money: 汇款
Monopoly
monopolize: 垄断
Unanimity
unanimous: 一致
Oral
verbal: 口头
Coerce
compel
Unsure of sth.
unable to decide: 拿不准
Pleasure to meet you
nice to meet you: 幸会
Detailed
minute: 详细
To adopt (政策
规律等): 采取
Careless
negligent: 粗心;大意
Craftsmanship
workmanship: 手艺
Bumpkin
yokel: 老土
Evil
sinister
Womanlyness
femininity: 女人气
Petroleum
oil: 石油
Clear sky
sunny day: 晴天
Omen
portent
A request
to request: 请求
To approve
to ratify: 批准
To annex
take over
To consult
to reference: 参考
To censor
examine: 审查
Intentionally
deliberately: 故意
Special type
particular kind of sth.: 特种
Liberate
emancipate: 解放
-Free your mind
emancipate the mind: 解放思想
Earth
mother earth: 大地
Unconditional
without preconditions: 无条件
To put forward
raise or advance (a issue): 提出
Propose (of a man
marriage): 求婚
To snuggle
cuddle up to: 依偎
Chest
box
Shadow
reflection or trace
A secret place
hiding place: 暗处
Out in the open
in public: 明处
Minimum
rudimentary
Norm
standard
To prove
to testify: 证明
To clarify
to clear up: 澄清
To notify
to inform: 报信;通知
To be no good
to be intolerable: 要不得
Tasty
palatable: 可口
Satirize
satire: 讽刺
Happy-go-lucky person
optimist: 乐天派
-Carefree
happy-go-lucky: 乐天
Happy/good news
glad tidings: 喜讯
In vain
to no effect
Full
ample
Pinnacle
highest attainment/achievement: 极致
Custom
convention: 习俗;风俗
Rapidly
quickly: 迅速
Complain
grumble: 埋怨
Since
now that (书面): 既然
Unexpectedly
to one’s surprise: 居然。。。
Circumstances
situation
Content
quantity contained: 含量
Next
secondly: 其次
Summary
summarize: 总结;概括
-An influential movie
i.e. movie that wants to make you do things better
Concentrated
thick
Scenery
scenic spot: 景点
Nook
corner: 角落
To persuade
to convince: 说服
To extort
blackmail: 敲诈
Each other
one another: 彼此
Tasteless
odorless: 无味
Nothing special
dull
To substitute
to replace: 替代
Faith
belief: 信念
Crowded
congested: 拥挤
Karma
cause and effect: 因果
Treatment
to treat (sb.): 对待
Brief introduction
synopsis: 简介
Blurred
indistinct
Rinse
wash or develop (照片): 冲洗
Wound
cut: 伤口
To cut
shop
Place
position
One of us
ppl on your side: 自家人
Biscuit
cracker: 饼干
Wound
cut: 伤口
To go to excess expense
spend money on sb.’s behalf (polite to express that someone’s done too much for you): 破费
Difficulty
degree of difficulty: 难易
Tranquil
peaceful: 宁静 2, 4
Essence
innate/intrinsic quality: 本质
Count as one of the very best
rank very high (成语): 数一数二
As expected…
Sure enough…: 果然
Concern oneself with
take an interest in: 过问
To catch or seize
grab hold of (lit. and fig.): 抓住
Appropriate
proper (1 word): 妥 3
Careless
thoughtless: 粗心/大意
Aspen: a si peng 1 1 2
阿斯彭
To ensure
guarantee: 保证;保障
Social norms
established customs/practices: 规矩
Main points
essential items: 要点
Criteria
criterion: 判据 4 4
To search for
hunt for: 搜索 1 3
To revise
modify
Time limit
deadline: 限期;期限
To cut off
hinder
Unable to help but ___do sth
can’t bear: 忍不住
Sb.’s lapdog
sb.’s servile follower: 走狗
Prince charming
knight in shining armor: 白马王子
So as not to…
in order to avoid…(conjunction): 免得
Innumerable
countless: 无数
Unassuming
amiable: 平易
Time and again
over and over: 一再
To warn
warning: 警告
Recuperate
convalesce: 休养
To ignore
disregard
Aspiration
ambition: 志气
Disturbance
trouble
Meticulous
painstaking: 细致
Paradise
or playground: 乐园
Remuneration
pay: 报酬
All at once
all of a sudden: 一下子
Feel free to…do sth.
or Even though
Vanity
vain: 虚荣
Humble
humility: 谦虚
Propaganda
propagandize: 宣传
Morale
feeling
To give thought (to others)
to consider (others – needs, feelings, etc.): 着想
First-rae
top-notch: 一等
Leading role (movie
performance): 主角
Hint
to hint: 暗示
To go blind
blind: 失明