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3000 TOEIC Vocabulary (A)

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abandon
abbreviation
abnormal
abort
abortion
abrasion
abrasive
abrupt
absence
absolutely
absorb
abstract
absurd
abuse
academic
academy
access
accessory
accidental
accommodate
accompany
accomplished
account
accountable
accountant
accounting
accurate
accuse
accused
achieve
acid
acidic
acknowledge
acquire
acquisition
across
activate
actual
actually
acupuncture
acute
adapt
addict
address
adequate
adhere
adhesive
adjunct
adjust
administer
administration
admission
admit
adopt
adore
adult
adventure
adventurous
adversity
advertise
advocate
aerodynamics
affect
affected
affection
affective
afford
agency
agenda
aggravate
aggregation
aggressive
agony
agreement
aid
ailment
air
aircraft
aisle
alarm
album
alert
alien
alienate
alike
allegation
allegiance
alliance
alliteration
allowance
ally
alone
along
alongside
alter
alteration
alternate
alternation
alternative
altitude
aluminum
amateur
amaze
amazement
ambassador
ambitious
ambivalence
ambulance
amenable
amends
ammunition
amount
ample
amuse
analogy
analysis
anchor
anecdote
anesthetic
angular
anniversary
annoy
annual
annually
anonymous
anthem
anthropology
antibiotic
anticipate
anticipation
antiquated
antique
antiquity
antiseptic
anxiety
anyhow
apart
apparent
appeal
appendix
appetite
applaud
apply
appointment
appreciate
apprentice
approach
appropriate
approval
approve
aptitude
aquamarine
aquarium
arboreal
arc
arch
archaeology
architect
archives
area
arena
argue
arise
arithmetic
armor
arms
array
arrogant
arsenal
artery
article
articulate
artificial
artillery
ascent
ashamed
aside
aspect
aspirin
assassination
assault
assemble
assess
asset
assign
assignment
assist
associate
association
assorted
assortment
assume
assumption
assurance
assure
astonish
astounding
astronomy
astute
asylum
asymmetrical
athlete
atlas
atomization
atrophy
attach
attack
attempt
attend
attendance
attendant
attitude
attorney
attractive
auction
audience
audit
auditorium
aurora
authentic
author
authority
authorize
automatic
automobile
autonomous
available
avalanche
avenue
average
averse
aviator
avoid
aware
awful
awkward
axis

Word and Definition List


abandon: Read
n. Syn. relinquish
(没有约束,放任情绪) lacking restraint or control; feeling of extreme emotional intensity; unbounded enthusiasm

abbreviation: Read
n.
(缩写,缩写词) shortening something by omitting parts of it

abnormal: Read
a. Syn. anomalous; unusual
(反常的,异常的,变态的) unusual; not typical; not normal

abort: Read
v. Syn. failure; terminate
(中止计划(任务)) stop; terminate before completion; terminate a pregnancy

abortion: Read
n.
(流产,流产儿,不足月婴儿,失败,夭折) termination of pregnancy; failure of a plan

abrasion: Read
n. Syn. scratch; friction
(磨(擦)破,擦伤处(尤指皮肤因磨擦等造成者).表面磨损) scratch; friction

abrasive: Read
a.
(摩擦的,粗糙的,研磨剂) rubbing away; tending to grind down

abrupt: Read
a. Syn. sudden; unforeseen
(突然的,意外的) broken off; very steep; having sudden transitions from one subject to another

absence: Read
n.
(缺少,不在,缺席) state of being absent; state of being away

absolutely: Read
ad. Syn. utterly; definitely
(完全地,绝对地) utterly; definitely

absorb: Read
v. Syn. monopolize; receive
(吸收,合并) assimilate or incorporate; suck or drink up; occupy full attention

abstract: Read
a. Syn. theoretical; abstruse
(抽象的) theoretical; not concrete; not applied or practical; difficult to understand

absurd: Read
a. Syn. preposterous; ridiculous; foolish
(荒谬的,可笑的) preposterous; ridiculously incongruous or unreasonable; foolish

abuse: Read
n. Syn. misuse
(滥用,虐待) improper use or handling; misuse

academic: Read
a. Syn. scholarly; collegiate; theoretical
(学术的) related to school; not practical or directly useful; relating to scholarly organization; based on formal education

academy: Read
n.
(学会,学院,高等专科学校) school for special instruction; society of scholars, scientists, or artists

access: Read
n. Syn. approach
(接触,接近(的机会)) approach; entry; entrance

accessory: Read
n. Syn. adjunct; appendage
(附件) additional object; useful but not essential thing; subordinate or supplementary item

accidental: Read
a. Syn. unexpected; unforeseen
(意外的,偶然的) unexpected; unforeseen

accommodate: Read
v. Syn. adapt; oblige
(招待,食宿,适应) do a favor or service for; provide for; supply with; make suitable; adapt; allow for

accompany: Read
v.
(陪伴,伴随,伴奏) travel with; be associated with

accomplished: Read
a. Syn. skilled; experienced
(精通的,熟练的) skilled; experienced; having many social graces; polished or refined

account: Read
n. Syn. report; description
(说明,解释) narrative or record of events; reason given for a particular action or event

accountable: Read
a.
(有责任的,应负责做出解释的) liable to being called to account; answerable; responsible; something that can be explained

accountant: Read
n.
(会计员,会计师) one who maintains and audits business accounts

accounting: Read
n.
(会计学) system that provides quantitative information about finances

accurate: Read
a. Syn. precise; correct
(准确的,正确的) capable of providing a correct reading or measurement; performing with care and precision

accuse: Read
v. Syn. blame; condemn
(指责,归咎) blame; condemn

accused: Read
n.
(被控告的,被告) defendant or defendants in a criminal case; person charged with an offense

achieve: Read
v. Syn. accomplish; fulfill
(完成,实现) gain with effort; accomplish; fulfill

acid: Read
n.
(酸) sour; water-soluble compounds having a sour taste; quality of being sarcastic, bitter, or scornful

acidic: Read
a.
(酸的,酸性的) tasting sour like acid; being or containing an acid

acknowledge: Read
v. Syn. recognize; admit
(认可,承认) declare to be true or admit; express obligation, thanks

acquire: Read
v. Syn. obtain; gain
(获取) gain through experience or effort; gain possession of; locate with tracking system

acquisition: Read
n. Syn. acquirement; attainment
(获得) act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something

across: Read
ad.
(横过,到对面,在对面) from side to side; crosswise, or in a direction opposed to the length

activate: Read
v. Syn. encourage; stimulate
(刺激,使活动) make active or more active; stimulate; make radioactive

actual: Read
a. Syn. true; real
(实际的,现行的) true; real; being, existing, or acting at the present moment; current

actually: Read
ad. Syn. truly; really
(实际上,事实上) truly; really; in fact

acupuncture: Read
n.
(针刺,针灸) treatment of pain or disease by inserting the tips of needles at specific points on the skin

acute: Read
a. Syn. keen; sharp
(精明,敏锐,聪明) quickly perceptive; keen; having a sharp point or tip; extremely sharp or severe

adapt: Read
v. Syn. alter; modify
(改变) make fit for; change to suit a new purpose

addict: Read
v.
(使上瘾,使沉溺) cause someone to become dependent; indulge in; be devoted to

address: Read
v.
(发表(演讲),处理,讨论) make a formal speech to; deal with or discuss; direct efforts or attention of

adequate: Read
a. Syn. sufficient; enough
(足够的,充实的) sufficient; enough to meet a purpose

adhere: Read
v. Syn. stick; bond
(黏着) stick fast; stick to firmly; be compatible or in accordance with

adhesive: Read
a. Syn. sticky; glutinous
(粘连的,不易取下或分离的) sticky; glutinous; tending to persist

adjunct: Read
n. Syn. addition; accessory
(无用的附加物) something added on or attached generally nonessential or inferior

adjust: Read
v. Syn. adapt; regulate
(调整,使适于) adapt; regulate

administer: Read
v. Syn. govern; supervise
(管理) govern; supervise; give or apply medications

administration: Read
n. Syn. management; supervision; executive
(管理,行政管理,政府,行政机关) management; supervision; people who are in charge for management; activity of government for powers and duties

admission: Read
n. Syn. admittance; entrance; access
(准许进入,准许加入,入场费,会费,承认,招认) act or practice of admitting; power or permission to enter

admit: Read
v.
(准许进入) permit to enter; receive; provide the right or a means of entrance to

adopt: Read
v. Syn. accept
(采用,采纳) accept; take on; raise; take into one's family

adore: Read
v. Syn. idolize; adorn
(崇拜,热爱) worship with profound reverence; pay divine honors to; regard with the utmost esteem and affection

adult: Read
n.
(成年的,已成人的,成年人) one who has attained maturity or legal age; fully grown

adventure: Read
n. Syn. risk; venture
(冒险经历) something happens without design; chance; hazard; risk; danger

adventurous: Read
a. Syn. valiant; venturesome
(喜欢冒险的,敢做敢为的) valiant; venturesome; inclined or willing to incur hazard or engage in adventures

adversity: Read
n. Syn. poverty; misfortune
(贫困,不幸) state of misfortune, hardship, or affliction; misfortune

advertise: Read
v. Syn. notify
(登广告,做广告,广告商) give notice to; inform or apprise; make known; give public notice of

advocate: Read
v. Syn. urge; support
(辩护,推广) speak, plead, or argue in favour of; plead for; push for something

aerodynamics: Read
n.
(空气动力学) study of how objects move through the air or water

affect: Read
v.
(影响,假装) have an emotional or cognitive impact upon

affected: Read
a. Syn. artificial; pretended
(假的,做作的) speaking or behaving in artificial way; emotionally stirred or moved; infected or attacked

affection: Read
n. Syn. fondness; love
(友爱,挚爱,情爱) fondness; tender feeling toward another; fondness

affective: Read
a. Syn. sentimental
(感情的,表达感情的) sentimental; emotional; emotionally charged

afford: Read
v. Syn. pay; risk
(付得起,冒险做) pay; provide; have the financial means for; bear the cost of

agency: Read
n.
(代理,代办,代理处,经销处,社,机构,作用,力量) a business that serves other businesses; an administrative unit of government

agenda: Read
n. Syn. schedule; calendar
(议程) items of business at a meeting; list or program of things to be done or considered

aggravate: Read
v. Syn. worsen; exacerbate
(使恶化,使加重) worsen; make worse or more troublesome

aggregation: Read
n.
(集合,群体) several things grouped together or considered as a whole

aggressive: Read
a.
(强有力的,坚持己见的) making assaults; unjustly attacking; combative; hostile; tending to spread quickly

agony: Read
n.
(极大痛苦) extreme pain of mind or body; anguish; last struggle of life; death struggle

agreement: Read
n.
(一致,协议) state of agreeing; harmony of opinion, statement, action, or character

aid: Read
n.
(助手) person or thing that promotes or helps in something done; helper; assistant

ailment: Read
n. Syn. sickness; illness; affliction
(疾病(尤指轻病,小病)) sickness; illness; affliction

air: Read
v.
(空气,空中) be broadcast on television or radio

aircraft: Read
n.
(飞行器,飞机,飞艇) vehicle that can fly, such as an airplane, helicopter, balloon

aisle: Read
n.
((教堂的)走廊,耳堂,(剧院观众席间的)狭长过道) passageway between rows of seats, as in an auditorium or an airplane; wing of a building

alarm: Read
n.
(警报,警报器,警铃,闹钟,惊慌) any sound or information intended to give notice of approaching danger

album: Read
n.
(影集,集邮簿,慢转唱片) a list of names; a register for visitors; a blank book, in which to insert autographs sketches, memorial writing of friends, photographs

alert: Read
n.
(机敏的) warning serves; alarm; condition of heightened watchfulness or preparation for action

alien: Read
a. Syn. strange; unfamiliar; foreign
(外国的,外国人的,来自其他星球的) dissimilar, inconsistent, or opposed in nature; very different place, society, or person

alienate: Read
v. Syn. estrange; transfer; separate
(孤立,树敌) cause to become unfriendly or hostile; transfer property or ownership; isolate or dissociate emotionally

alike: Read
a. Syn. similar; resembling
(相同的,相似的) similar; in the same manner or to the same degree

allegation: Read
n.
(宣称,主张,断言) suggestion without proof that someone has done something wrong

allegiance: Read
n. Syn. loyalty; fidelity
(忠诚) loyalty to a nation, sovereign, or cause; fidelity to any person or thing; devotion

alliance: Read
n.
(结盟,同盟,联盟) state of being allied; act of allying or uniting; a union or connection of interests between families, states, parties

alliteration: Read
n.
(头韵) repetition of beginning sound in poetry

allowance: Read
n. Syn. authorization; permission
(津贴,补助,认同,宽容,份额) approval; act of allowing, granting, or admitting

ally: Read
n. Syn. confederate; partner; collaborator
(联盟,同盟者) confederate; partner; collaborator

alone: Read
a. Syn. solitary; by oneself
(单独的) solitary; by oneself

along: Read
ad.
(沿着,向前,共同,一起,始终) by the length; in a line with the length; onward; forward; in company; together

alongside: Read
ad.
(横靠着,沿着,傍着,横靠,傍着) along or by the side; side by side with

alter: Read
v. Syn. modify; change; convert
(改变,修改) modify; cause to change; make different; convert

alteration: Read
n. Syn. renovation; change
(变更,改造) passage from one form or state to another; change

alternate: Read
a. Syn. substitute
(交替的,轮流的) happening or following in turns; succeeding each other continuously; substitute

alternation: Read
n.
(交替,轮流) successive change from one thing or state to another and back again

alternative: Read
a.
(另一可选的,另外的) one of two or more things, ideas or courses of action that may be used; option; choice

altitude: Read
n. Syn. elevation; height
(高度) elevation especially above sea level; height

aluminum: Read
n.
(铝) silvery ductile metallic element

amateur: Read
a. Syn. nonprofessional; inexpert
(业余的) nonprofessional; lacking the skill of a professional, as in an art

amaze: Read
v. Syn. stun; astonish; shock
(使吃惊,使惊叹) astonish; affect with wonder

amazement: Read
n. Syn. wonder; surprise
(惊愕,惊异) wonder; state of extreme surprise or wonder; astonishment

ambassador: Read
n.
(大使,使者) authorized messenger or representative

ambitious: Read
a. Syn. aspiring; enterprising
(有雄心的,渴望成功的) aspiring; having a strong desire for success or achievement

ambivalence: Read
n.
(矛盾的观点或情绪) state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional attitudes, such as love and hate

ambulance: Read
n.
(救护车,野外医院) field hospital organized as to follow an army in its movements; wagon for conveying the wounded to hospital

amenable: Read
a. Syn. responsible; accountable
(有服从义务的,随时服从的) responsive to advice or suggestion; responsible to higher authority; willing to comply with; agreeable

amends: Read
n.
(赔偿,补偿) compensation for a loss or injury; recompense; reparation

ammunition: Read
n. Syn. weapon
(军火,弹药) military stores or provisions; articles used in weapons, as powder, balls, shot, shells

amount: Read
n. Syn. quantity; sum
(量,总合) total of two or more quantities; aggregate; sum

ample: Read
a. Syn. abundant
(丰富的,富足的) more than enough in size or scope or capacity; fairly large

amuse: Read
v. Syn. absorb; distract; bewilder
(使欢乐,逗…笑,娱乐,消遣) occupy in an agreeable, pleasing, or entertaining fashion; cause laughter or be funny; delude or deceive

analogy: Read
n. Syn. similarity; parallelism
(类比,相似) similarity in some respects; comparison based on similarity

analysis: Read
n. Syn. study; investigation
(分析,分析报告) study; investigation; process of breaking down a substance into its constituent parts

anchor: Read
v. Syn. fasten
(固定,锚) secure or fasten firmly; be fixed in place; narrate or coordinate

anecdote: Read
n. Syn. episode; story
(奇闻轶事) short account of amusing or interesting event; short narrative; secret story of history or biography

anesthetic: Read
n.
(麻醉药) substance that causes loss of sensation; producing temporary loss or impairment of feeling

angular: Read
a.
(有尖角的,瘦骨嶙峋的) sharp-cornered; consisting of an angle or angles; stiff in manner

anniversary: Read
a.
(周年,周年纪念) annual; yearly; annual return of the day on which any notable event took place

annoy: Read
v. Syn. disturb; irritate
(使恼怒,打扰) disturb, especially by minor irritations; irritate

annual: Read
a.
(每年的) occurring or payable every year

annually: Read
ad. Syn. yearly
(一年一次,每年) yearly; each year; returning every year; year by year

anonymous: Read
a. Syn. unknown; nameless
(匿名的) having no name; having unknown or unacknowledged name

anthem: Read
n. Syn. song; hymn
(圣歌,赞美诗) song of praise or patriotism; song of devotion or loyalty

anthropology: Read
n.
(人类学) social science that studies origins and social relationships of human beings

antibiotic: Read
a. Syn. antibacterial
(抗菌的,抗生的) of or relating to chemical substance that kills microorganisms and cures infections

anticipate: Read
v. Syn. expect; predict
(预期,预料) act in advance of; deal with ahead of time; predict

anticipation: Read
n. Syn. expectation
(期望,预料) something expected; pleasurable expectation; wishing with confidence

antiquated: Read
a. Syn. obsolete; antique; aged
(过时的,陈旧的) too old to be fashionable, suitable, or useful; obsolete; aged

antique: Read
n. Syn. relic; curio
(古董) any furniture old and valuable; out of fashion

antiquity: Read
n. Syn. relic
(古迹,古物) ancient times, especially the times preceding the Middle Ages; extreme oldness

antiseptic: Read
n. Syn. bactericide; germicide
(抗菌物) substance that prevents infection; substance that restricts the growth of disease-causing microorganisms

anxiety: Read
n.
(忧虑,焦虑,不安) concern something in state of painful uneasiness; state of restlessness and agitation

anyhow: Read
ad.
(无论如何,不管怎样) in any way or manner whatever; at any rate; in any event

apart: Read
ad.
(分开,离开,拆开,个别,单独) separately, in regard to space or company; in a state of separation as to place; aside

apparent: Read
a. Syn. visible
(明显的,明白的,外表的,表面上的) capable of being seen, or easily seen; open to view; visible to eye

appeal: Read
n. Syn. attraction; charm
(吸引力) attraction; charm; attract; fascinate; challenge

appendix: Read
n. Syn. appendage; adjunct; concomitant
(阑尾,附录) something appended or added

appetite: Read
n. Syn. desire
(胃口,食欲) instinctive physical desire, especially one for food or drink

applaud: Read
v. Syn. clap; acclaim
(喝彩,欢呼) acclaim; express approval, especially by clapping the hands

apply: Read
v. Syn. exert
(应用,适用) exert; put into service; avail oneself to;

appointment: Read
n. Syn. arrangement
(指定,约会) act of putting a person into a non-elective position; arrangement

appreciate: Read
v. Syn. admire; value
(感激,增值,赏识) be thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of

apprentice: Read
n.
(学徒) works for an expert to learn a trade; beginner; learner

approach: Read
n. Syn. access; method
(方法) access; method

appropriate: Read
v. Syn. acquire; allocate
(获得,挪用,据为己有) acquire; take possession of for one's own use; set apart for specific use

approval: Read
n. Syn. sanction; endorsement
(赞成,正式批准) official approbation; endorsement; act of approving

approve: Read
v. Syn. ratify
(批准) ratify; consider right or good; think or speak favorably of

aptitude: Read
n. Syn. intelligence; talent
(能力,才能) inherent ability; quickness in learning and understanding

aquamarine: Read
a.
(绿玉,碧绿色) of bluish-green colour; of pale blue to light greenish blue

aquarium: Read
n.
(水族馆) tank or pool or bowl filled with water for keeping live fish and underwater animals

arboreal: Read
a.
(树栖的,树的) tree-dwelling; treelike; living in trees

arc: Read
n.
(弧形,拱形) continuous portion of a circle; something curved in shape

arch: Read
n.
(拱,脚弓,使弯成拱,使成拱形) any part of a curved line

archaeology: Read
n.
(考古学) study of artifacts and relics of early mankind

architect: Read
n.
(建筑师) one who designs and supervises the construction of buildings or other large structures

archives: Read
n.
(档案,档案馆) public records; place where public records are kept

area: Read
n.
(范围,区域,地区,面积,领域) plane surface, as of the floor of a room; open space in a building; the enclosed space; extent; scope; range

arena: Read
n.
(竞技场,舞台) playing field where sports events take place; large structure for open-air sports or entertainments

argue: Read
v.
(辩论,表明,争论,争吵) invent and offer reasons to support or overthrow a proposition, opinion, or measure; debate

arise: Read
v. Syn. spring
(出现,发生,起来,站起) come up from a lower to a higher position; come above the horizon; spring up; come into action

arithmetic: Read
n.
(算数) theory of numerical calculations

armor: Read
n. Syn. shield
(装甲,装甲车) shield; defensive covering, as of metal, wood, or leather, worn to protect the body against weapons

arms: Read
n. Syn. weapon
(武器,兵种) weapons considered collectively; official symbols of a family

array: Read
v. Syn. marshal
(排列,整理) set out for display or use; place in orderly arrangement

arrogant: Read
a. Syn. overbearing; lofty
(傲慢的,自大的,傲慢) arising from feeling or assumption of one's superiority toward others

arsenal: Read
n. Syn. armory
(军火库) storage place for military equipment; stock of weapons

artery: Read
n.
(动脉,干线,命脉) one of the vessels or tubes which carry either venous or arterial blood from the heart; major transit corridor

article: Read
n. Syn. essay; editorial
(论文,文章) essay; editorial; individual thing or element of a class

articulate: Read
a. Syn. effective; distinct
(有效的,清晰的) expressing oneself easily in clear and effective language

artificial: Read
a. Syn. unreal
(人造的,人工的) made by humans; produced rather than natural.

artillery: Read
n.
(大炮,炮兵) large weapons, such as cannon and missile launchers operated by crews; branch of army in use of large weapons

ascent: Read
n.
(攀登,上升) upward slope or grade; movement upward

ashamed: Read
a.
(羞愧的,惭愧的,不好意思) affected by shame; abashed or confused by guilt

aside: Read
ad.
(在旁边,向旁边,撇开) on, or to, one side; out of a straight line, course, or direction; at a little distance from the rest

aspect: Read
n. Syn. respect; facet
((问题的)方面,(事物的)一部分) distinct feature or element in a problem; a way in which something can be viewed by the mind

aspirin: Read
n.
(阿斯匹林) white crystalline compound drug to relieve pain and reduce fever and inflammation

assassination: Read
n.
(暗杀) act of assassinating; killing by treacherous violence; murder of public figure by surprise attack

assault: Read
n. Syn. attack; onslaught
((武力)袭击,(口头)攻击) attack; onslaught

assemble: Read
v. Syn. gather
(集合,装配) put together; bring or call together into a group or whole

assess: Read
v. Syn. estimate; judge
(估计,估算,评估,评价) estimate value; judge worth of something

asset: Read
n. Syn. properties; advantage
(财产,资产) properties; advantage; useful or valuable quality

assign: Read
v. Syn. appoint; allot
(分配,指定,让与) appoint; allot; make over; point out authoritatively or exactly

assignment: Read
n. Syn. task; job
(任务,作业) task given to students; job; distribution; appointment

assist: Read
v. Syn. help
(援助,帮助) give help or support to, especially as a subordinate

associate: Read
v. Syn. pertain; connect
(关联,联合) connect or join together; combine

association: Read
n. Syn. alliance; connection
(联盟,联合,协会) connection, whether of persons of things; union of persons in a company or society for some particular purpose

assorted: Read
a. Syn. varied; miscellaneous
(各式各样的,多样混合的) varied; miscellaneous

assortment: Read
n. Syn. variety; conglomerate
(各类物品的聚集,混合物) variety; collection containing a variety of sorts of things

assume: Read
v. Syn. suppose; presume
(假定,设想) suppose; presume; take on; bear

assumption: Read
n. Syn. hypothesis; supposition
(假定,设想,采取) something taken for accepted as true without proof; taking over or taking possession of

assurance: Read
n. Syn. certainty; confidence; insurance; guaranty
(担保,保证,确定,自信) promise or pledge; certainty; self-confidence; freedom from doubt

assure: Read
v. Syn. solidify; guarantee; convince
(确保,向…保证,使确信) solidify; guarantee; convince

astonish: Read
v. Syn. surprise; shock
(使惊讶) surprise; shock

astounding: Read
a.
(令人吃惊的) surprising; shocking

astronomy: Read
n.
(天文学) branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and universe as a whole

astute: Read
a. Syn. shrewd
(聪明,敏锐) wise or keen; shrewd; with sharp intelligence

asylum: Read
n. Syn. protection
(庇护所) place of refuge or shelter; protection

asymmetrical: Read
a. Syn. unbalanced; uneven
(不均匀的,不对称的) unbalanced; uneven

athlete: Read
n.
(运动员) sports man; one who contended for prize in public games

atlas: Read
n.
(地图集) a bound volume of maps, charts, or tables

atomization: Read
n.
(原子化,雾化) act of reducing to atoms, or very minute particles

atrophy: Read
n. Syn. shrinkage
(枯萎,萎缩,衰退,结束) wasting away; decrease in size; reduction in the functionality of an organ caused by disease

attach: Read
v. Syn. fasten; annex
(系,缚,附加) fasten; annex; be in contact with

attack: Read
n.
(进攻,攻击,抨击,侵袭) offensive move; expression of strong criticism; hostile comment

attempt: Read
n. Syn. try; endeavor; effort
(尝试) action of trying at something

attend: Read
v.
(参加,入学) be present at; go to; take care of; tend

attendance: Read
n.
(出席,出席的人数) act of being present

attendant: Read
n. Syn. aide; servant
(侍者,护理人员) aide; servant; accompanying; person who participates in a meeting

attitude: Read
n.
(姿势,态度,看法,意见) posture, action, or disposition of a figure or a statue

attorney: Read
n. Syn. lawyer
(代理人,辩护律师) lawyer; one who is appointed by another to act in his place or stead; proxy

attractive: Read
a. Syn. appealing; pleasing; inviting; intriguing; tempting
(吸引人的,有魅力的) appealing; pleasing; inviting; tempting

auction: Read
n.
(拍卖) public sale of property to the highest bidder

audience: Read
n. Syn. spectator; viewer
(观众) a group of people within hearing; crowd seeing a stage performance

audit: Read
n.
(核算,稽核) examination of accounts; adjustment or correction of accounts

auditorium: Read
n.
(听众席,观众席) area of theater or concert hall where audience sits

aurora: Read
n.
(极光) the first light of day; an atmospheric phenomenon consisting of bands of light caused by charged solar particles following the earth's magnetic lines of force

authentic: Read
a. Syn. genuine; real; valid; trustworthy
(真的,可靠的,确实的) not counterfeit or copied; valid; trustworthy

author: Read
n.
(作者,创作者,创始者) beginner, former, or first mover of anything; creator; originator; one who composes or writes book or composer

authority: Read
n. Syn. jurisdiction; power
(权力,权限,权威人士) jurisdiction; power to enforce laws, exact obedience, command, determine, or judge; government

authorize: Read
v. Syn. empower; sanction
(授权,批准) empower; give permission for; sanction

automatic: Read
a. Syn. automated; mechanized; involuntary
(自动(化)的,无意识的,机械的) mechanized; operating with minimal human intervention; independent of external control

automobile: Read
n.
(汽车,小汽车) self-propelled vehicle suitable for use on street or roadway

autonomous: Read
a.
(自治) self-governing; not controlled by others or by outside forces; independent

available: Read
a. Syn. free
(自由的,有空的) convenient for use or disposal; not busy, free; obtainable; accessible

avalanche: Read
n.
(雪崩) great mass of falling snow and ice

avenue: Read
n.
(林荫道,大街) way or opening for entrance or exit place; passage by which a place may be reached; broad street

average: Read
a. Syn. typical; mediocre
(一般的,通常的,平庸的) typical; mean; achieve or reach on average

averse: Read
a. Syn. reluctant; disinclined; unwilling
(反对的) reluctant; disinclined; turned away or backward; unwilling

aviator: Read
n.
(飞行员,飞行家) someone who operates an aircraft

avoid: Read
v. Syn. shun; prevent
(躲避,规避) shield away from; prevent

aware: Read
a.
(知道的,明白的) knowing; having knowledge or cognizance

awful: Read
a. Syn. terrible
(可怕的,非常坏的,使人敬畏的) causing fear, dread, or terror; extremely bad or unpleasant; terrible

awkward: Read
a. Syn. clumsy; inept
(笨拙的,不灵活的) difficult to handle or manage

axis: Read
n. Syn. shaft; pivot
(轴,轴心) the center around which something rotates; pivot