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v. stick, cleave, cling ~에 달라붙다, 고수하다
Some tiles are not properly adhered to the wall.
n. strong statement, declaration 주장, 단언
The lawsuit was dismissed after the plaintiff's assertions were proven to be false.
adj. sterile, lifeless, infertile 불모의, 척박한, 황량한
The barren soil of the Rocky Mountains provides few nutrients to the grasses.
adj. emerging, nascent, not yet fully developed 신예의, 싹트기 시작하는
a budding artist/writer 신예화가/작가
adj. Essential, principal, main, chief 주요한
adj. understandable, knowable, apprehensible 알기쉬운
Experience taught Rachel that life could be predictable and comprehensible.
n. interest, regard, care, attention 관심
Parents should have great concern regarding their children's education
n. arrangement, conformation 배치, 배열
The internal combustion engine is made up of a complex configuration of parts.
adj. due, earned 당연히 받아야 할
The entire company agreed that the president's vacation was much deserved.
v. find, discover, recognize, sense, spot 발견하다, 인지하다
v. spread, distribute 퍼뜨리다, 분산된
The kitchen stove diffused its warmth all over the house.
v. enlarge, overstate, embroider, hyperbolize 과장하다
v. hamper, shackle, manacle, restrain (남의 자유를) 구속하다, 제한하다
An ankle injury seriously fettered the soccer player's mobility.
v. stay on the top 뜨다
adj. regular, common, customary, recurrent 빈번한
adj. unfounded, baseless, bottomless 근거 없는
Although Sarah knew her fear of the dark was groundless, she still used a nightlight.
n. deterrent, obstacle, barrier, impediment 방해, 장애(물)
Lack of funding was a serious hinderance to the progress of the research.
n. 1. scheme, plot, design 계획, 책략
Hopkin's maneuver failed in its major purpose because of lack of cooperation
v. 2. move 움직이다
The researchers were testing the way the car maneuvered in wet conditions.
v. spoil, mangle, ruin 망쳐놓다, (좋은것을) 손상시키다
The bad weather marred the pleasure of the trip.
adj. powerful, potent, strong, forceful 강력한, 힘센
The mighty army of Napoleon was destroyed by the Russian winter.
adj. 1. impenetrable, cloudy, filmy (유리, 액체들이) 불투명한
opaque glass 불투명한 유리
adj. 2. obscure, unclear, vague 불명료한
The man's opaque answers aroused the suspicion of the detective.
v. be grown, spring, emanate, initiate 일어나다, 생기다, 비롯되다, 유래되다
n. 1. step, gait 걸음(걸이
n. 2. speed, bat, velocity 속력
v. 3. walk, step 걷다
adv. noticeably, appreciably, sensibly 알아차릴 정도로, 눈에 띄게, 지각할 수 있을 정도로
adj. likely, encouraging, hopeful 유망한, 촉망되는
n. promptness, promptitude 시간 엄수, 정확함
v. turn, spin, wheel, swivel 회전하다
v. disperse, widely spread, dissipate, spread out 퍼뜨리다
adj. stationary (일 활동이) 주로 앉아서 하는, 움직이지 않는
Rosa's obesity is partly due to her sedentary occupation.
n. place, location, position 장소, 위치
v. drench, saturate, steep, wet 적시다
v. survive, endure, exist 근근이 살아가다, 존속하다
The hostages had to subsist on what little bread and water their captors gave them
n. predominance, primacy, sovereignty 우월, 우위
In the 1920's, Henry Ford lost the battle for supremacy in the automobile industry to General Motors.
v. adtivate, cause, generate, start, initiate, stimulate 일으키다
adj. chaotic, anarchic, wild, riotous, boisterous 무질서한, 떠들썩한,소란스러운
Many of the Serbian cultural institutions fell into disrepair during the tumultous recolutionary period.
adj. genuine, authentic, believable (강조의 뜻으로 쓰며) 진정한
The meal that followed was a varitable banquet.
뒤이어 나온 식사는 진정한 잔칫상 이었다.
v. squander, dissipate, lavish 낭비하다
v. lessen, decrease, undermine, impair 약화 시키다