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v. speed up, expedite, hasten, quicken 촉진 시키다
The tariff act accelerated the rise of American trade.
v. fit, adapt, suit 맞추다, 조절하다
a great deal of
phr. a lot of 다량의
The company earned a great deal of money in 2001.
v. relieve, ease, lessen, abate 완화하다
The president's economic reforms have alleviated the crushing poverty to some degree.
adj. fragrant 향기로운
Aromatic herbs are often used in foods.
adj. renowned, famous, well-known, distinguished 유명한
v. distinguish 특징 지우다
adv. surely, assuredly 확실히
n. commendation, honor, tribute 칭찬, 경의
v. diminish, minimize, dwindle 줄이다
adj. decisive, unambiguous, unequivocal 명확한
v. require, prescribe, determine, (조건, 방침 등을) 지시하다, 명령하다
The referee dictated the rules of the game.
n. difference, divergence 차이
Dickinson makes an important distinction between rights and duties.
v. fix, fasten, root 고정시키다, 새겨 넣다
The story of the American Dream has been embedded deeply in American culture.
v. 1. flee, evade, avoid 피하다
n. 2. flight, freedom 도피
adv. basically, primarily, originally, by nature 본래, 본질적으로
v. 1. drive, advance ~로 나아가다, 착실히 전진하다
The Germans forged ahead toward Honsfeld.
v. 2. create, make, fabricate, fashion 만들다
Fairfax forged an army with good soldiers who were well-trained.
n. similitude, uniformity 동일성
v. clarify, elucidate, light up, brighten 명확히 하다, 밝게 하다, 비추다
in a short space of time
phr. very quickly 단시간에, 빨리
adj. volatile, unstable, fickle 변하기 쉬운
Weather becomes inconstant with atmospheric heating.
adj. original, first, beginning 처음의
phr. fire, discharge, dismiss (일시적으로) 해고하다
n. 1. theme, subject, topic 주제
n. 2. design, device, pattern 문양
n. endurance, fortitude, perserverance, tolerance 인내
adj. dangerous, hazardous, risky, precarious 아주위험한
n. staff, employees, work force 직원, 인원
The company began a program to change its personnel hiring policies.
adj. organized, prepared, arranged, set 준비된
A ready source of campaign funds is crucial in contemporary politics.
v. 1. reject, decline, deny 거절하다
n. 2. garbage, waste, rubbish, trash 쓰레기
n. restoration, renewal, resurgence, rebirth 재생, 부활
n. distress, anguish, grief 슬픔
v. expend, squander, waste, consume 소비하다
v. see, detect, find 발견하다
adj. unwavering, firm, resolute, resolved, decided 확고한, 변함없는
It is the prime minister's steadfast belief that more women should be in Parliament.
n. pressure, strain 긴장, 팽팽함
adj. final, supreme, utmost 궁극적인
with respect to
phr. in reference to, in terms of, with regard to ~에 대하여