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v. collect, compile, build up, pile up, amass (서서히) 모으다, 축척하다
Trump accumulated much of his wealth in real estate.
n. opposite, contrary, converse 정반대
Love is the antithesis of selfishness
Julia Roberts is the antithesis of this actress's style.
adj. clever, shrewd, canny, sharp 기만한,약삭빠른, 영악한
Daniel's astute and well-researched presentation impressed his classmates.
be up to
phr. rest with ~에 달려 있다
n. creature 생물
Scientists know little about the beings living at the depths of the ocean
phr. cause, produce, make happen 초래하다
High inflation can bring about crippling economic problems.
n. hidden place 은닉처
Occupation soldiers failed to find the guerillas' weapons cache.
adj. congratulatory, honoring 축하의, 축하하는
adj. 1. careful, minute, rigorous 면밀한
v. 2. restrict, shut 차단하다
adj. mental, thinking, perceiving 정신적인, 인식의, 인지
v. invent, devise, produce 만들어내다, 창조하다
v. ruin, demolish, smash, maim, spoil 파괴하다, 망치다
adj. small 아주 작은
Despite his diminutive stature, Diego Maradona was one of the greatest ever soccer players.
adj. jepardized, imperiled 멸종위기에 처한, 위험에 처한
Stricter laws are needed to protect endangered species.
adj. shaping, developmental 형성되는, 발달의
Talks with the Tokyo exchange were still at a formative stage.
v. fail 실패하다, 무산되다
Ted's plans for college foundered when he didn't receive the scholarship he had anticipated.
v. gather, collect, reap (정보와 지식들을 여기저기서 어렵게) 모으다
The students gleaned a lot of information about sociology by listening to the professor's speech.
v. 1. dominate, rule, reign 지배하다
v. 2. regulate, monitor, control 통제하다
adj. native, aboriginal, ingerited 토착의, 원산의
The government regulatory agency rejected environmental complaints by indigenous groups.
v. unify, synthesize, consolidate 통합하다
n. space, distance, period (시간 거리의) 간격
adv. generally, mostly 대게
adj. gorgeous, beautiful, splendid 굉장히 멋진
v. dim, eclipse 가리다, 어둡게하다, 빛을 잃게 만들다
The mighty oak tree overshadowed the tiny house.
adj. specialized, specific, special 특별한
n. consequence, effect, result 파문, 결과
The environmental ramifications of the road-building program had not been considered fully.
adv. somewhat, fairly 약간, 다소
n. area, sphere, field, domain, province 범위, 영역
Dr. Wright used the telescope to discover many undiscovered realms of space.
n. competition, contention, contest 경쟁(의식)
The intense rivalry between the two teams made the game exciting.
adj. speechless, dumb, mute, taciturn 말이 없는
adj. reticent, reserved, silent 과묵한, 뚱한
He is taciturn 그는 과묵하다
v. place, locate 위치시키다
The VIPs situated themselves in the front row, blocking everyone else's view
n. area, field 분야, 구
The 20th century has seen many developments in the sphere of transportation.
adv. silently, sneakily, secretly 은밀이, 몰래
The robber stealthily crawled into the warehouse.
adj. outstanding, excellent, magnificent 뛰어난, 훌륭한
v. enlarge, expand, grow larger, increase (크기 수량 등이) 증가하다
California's population swelled during the Gold Rush.
adj. 1. soft. delicate, mild 부드러운
n. 2. money, payment 변상금
Legal tender is any type of money that must be accepted by law in payment of a debt
n. speed, rapidity, celerity, pace 속도, 신속함
Hurricanes are classified according to wind velocity, the strongest, with winds above 155 mph, being Category 5.
adj. 1. uncultivated, untamed, undomesticated 야생의
adj. 2. unruly, uncontrollable, frantic 난폭한