有些单词看上去很熟悉,但是在实际考试中考察的词义却很生僻。关注这些最熟悉的陌生人,能够更加精准地进行理解和写作。下面是小编为大家整理的考研英语中常见熟词僻义,将会为您持续更新。

 

deal  vt.给予,分给

例:Deal four cards to each player.给每位玩牌者发4张牌。

deed  n.契约,证书

例:He asked if I had the deeds to his father's property.他问我是否有他父亲财产的各种证书。

degree  n.学位

例:...an engineering degree.…工程学学位。

deliver  vt.给(产妇)接生;给予(打击等) ;解救,拯救

例:Although we'd planned to have our baby at home, we never expected to deliver her ourselves!尽管我们是打算在家生孩子,可我们从未想过要自己给她接生!

例:Those blows to the head could have been delivered by a woman.

头上挨的那些打可能是一个女人所为。

description  n.种类

例:Events of this description occurred daily.这类事件每天都有发生。

desert  v.离弃;擅离,开小差

例:Mrs. Roding's husband deserted her years ago.罗丁太太的丈夫数年前抛弃了她。

dividend  n.红利,股息;回报,效益

例:The first quarter dividend has been increased by nearly 4 percent.第一季度的股息增加了近4%。

 

edge  n.优势

例:The three days Uruguay have to prepare could give them the edge over Brazil.3天的准备时间也许能使乌拉圭比巴西略胜一筹。

vi.侧着移动

例:He edged closer to the telephone, ready to grab it.他慢慢地移近电话,准备抓起它。

employ  vt.使忙于

例:She employs herself by reading after work.工作之余,她忙于读书。

even  v.(使)相等

例:The odds evened before the race.在赛跑前,胜负的可能性变得接近了。

express  adv.用快递方式,乘直达快车

例:Send it express. 用快递把它送出。



         n.快车;快递

例:Punctually at 7:45, the express to Kuala Lumpur left Singapore station.开往吉隆坡的特快列车745准时从新加坡站驶出。

         adj.特快的;明确

例:A special express service is available by fax.一项特快服务通过传真可以实现。

 

fair  adj.金发的,白皙的;晴朗的

例:It's important to protect my fair skin from the sun.保护我白皙的皮肤不受日晒是很重要的。

n.定期集市,博览会

例:Every autumn I go to the county fair.每个秋季我都去县里的集市。

familiar  adj.冒昧的,放肆的

例:It isn't appropriate for an officer to be overly familiar with an enlisted man.军官对入伍士兵过分随便是不合适的。

file  v.把…归档,提出(申请书等) ;排成纵队行进

例:They are all filed alphabetically under author.它们都是在作者一栏下面按字母顺序来归档的。

film  n.胶卷;薄层

例:The sea is coated with a film of raw sewage.海上覆盖着薄薄一层未经处理的污水。

v.拍电影

例:He had filmed her life story.他已经把她的人生故事拍成了电影

fine  n.罚金,罚款 vt.处…以罚金

例: He was fined 100 dollars.他被罚款100元。

     adj.精致的;颗粒微小的例:

例:The heat scorched the fine hairs on her arms.炙热烤焦了她胳膊上的细毛。

flow  n.流动,流量

例:She watched the frantic flow of cars and buses along the street.她注视着街道上川流不息的小车和巴士。

 

garage  n.汽车修理行

例:Nancy took her car to a local garage for a check-up.南希把她的车开到一家当地的汽车修理厂检查。

general  n.将军

例:The General's visit to Sarajevo is part of preparations for the deployment of extra troops.那位将军对萨拉热窝的访问是为部署更多军队所做的准备工作的一部分。

goal  n./vi.得分   

例:The Dragons had only one shot on goal.龙队只有一次射门。                 

 

hail  vt.招呼,高呼;热情赞扬,为…喝彩

例:Faulkner has been hailed as the greatest American novelist of his generation.福克纳被赞颂为他那一代人中最伟大的美国小说家。

hand  n.指针

例:The hands of the clock on the wall moved with a slight click. Half past ten.

墙上时钟的指针伴着轻轻的嘀嗒声走着。10:30了。

handsome  adj.相当大的

例:They will make a handsome profit on the property.他们将从地产中赚取一笔可观的利润。

harp  vi.on, upon, about)唠叨,喋喋不休地说

例:I have had experience of your boss, who kept harping when I phoned him.我可领教过你的老板,他一接电话就唠唠叨叨说个不停。

hear  vt. 听审

例:The jury has heard evidence from defence witnesses.陪审团听取了被告方证人的证词。

house  n.商号; 〔H〕议院

例:Some members of the House and Senate worked all day yesterday.

昨天众议院和参议院的一些议员工作了一整天。

        vt.给…房子住

例:The building will house twelve boys and eight girls.这栋房子要住12个男孩和8个女孩。