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adj. 1. illogical, irrational, unreasonable 불합리한
The absurd law that requires all people with colds to stay indoors should be revoked.
adj. 2. preposterous, ridiculous, foolish 어리석은, 터무니 없는
It is absurd to believe in ghosts.
n. liveliness, springhliness, vivacity 활기
v. categorize, classify, codify, separate, sort, 분류하다, 구분하다
Emma found her friend engaged in assorting the clothes.
v. ray, shine, gleam, glitter, radiate 빛나다
v. 1. shatter, destroy, batter 부수다
n. 2. rest, pause, respite (짦은) 휴식
n. dull remark, commonplace, cliche 진부한 말
adj. shared, joint 공통의
adv. intentionally 의도적으로,의식적으로
n. setting 배경
n. harm, impairment, detriment, injury 손상, 손해
v. separate, disconnect, disengage 분리하다
The inner lining of the coat can be detached to make the coat less bulky.
adj. inactive, latent, stagnant, inert 활동하지 않는, 휴면기의
In many horror movies, a monster lies dormant until roused by an unwitting human.
n. setting, ecology 환경
adj. vital, prerequisite, fundamental, 필수적인
v. increase 늘리다, 고조되다
Meredith's awkward excuse heightened her father's anxiety
v. stunt, hamper, interfere with, impede 방해하다
v. force, pressure, enforce 강요하다, 도입하다
Karen managed to impose her will upon the rest of the group, as usual, and they all ended up at the karaoke bar.
adj. inventive, creative, innovative, clever, original 독창적인
An ingenious system of water pumps has been built to protect the city from flooding.
adj. trivial, slight, trifling, negligible 사소한
adj. sharp, bright, intelligent 예리한
v. 1. shelter, harbor, house 거처(피난처)를 제공하다
The family lodged an escaped convict.
v. 2. quarter, house 숙박하다
The travelers lodged at a hotel.
n. strong effect, strength 영향력, 힘
adj. conspicuous, remarkable, outstanding 탁월한, 중요한, 현저한
Bismarck is one of the most prominent figures in German history.
conj. if, on condition that 만약 ~이라면
Life is good, even in a heap of rubble, provided there is someone who has a warm heart.
phr. combine, connect 결합시키다
v. 1. meditate, think, consider, ponder 숙고하다
v. 2. demonstrate, display, show 반영하다, 나타내다
v. give up, surrender, abandon, resign 포기하다, 버리다
The king relinquished his throne because of the revolution.
adj. typical, characteristic, exemplary 전형적인
The newly employed man was in no way representative of dog-trainers in general
v. examine, scrutinize, investigate 조사하다
To find the cause of the problem, the researchers scanned the sky of the southern hemisphere.
v. cut, separate, divide, part 절단하다, 분리하다 (두조각으로) 잘라내다
Noah's righrt leg was severed from his body in the accident.
adv. soon, presently, before long 곧
v. display, exhibit 전시하다
n. series, sequence 연속, 잇따름
Melody is the succession of sounds.
n. peak, acme, zenith, apex, pinnacle 정상,절정
At the summit of the mountain, the climber could see unthawed snow.
n. symbol, mark, sign 상징, 표시
Wedding rings are given as a token of love and commitment
v. communicate, send, convey 전달하다
Samuel Morse first transmitted a message by telegraph in 1844.
adj. profitable, advantageous 유익한, 도움이 되는
n. remnant, trace, shadow 흔적, 자취
The new law removed the last vestiges of royal power.