Abase

🎧 音标

🔈美式发音:/əˈbeɪs/

🔈英式发音:/əˈbeɪs/

📖 详细的单词含义

  • 动词 (v.):贬低,降低(某人)的地位或自尊
        例句:He felt he had to abase himself to gain their approval.(他觉得为了得到他们的认可,他必须贬低自己。)

🌱 词根、词缀

词根:来自中古英语 'abaisen',源自拉丁语 'abassare',由 'ab-'(离开)和 'base'(基础)组成,意为“降低到基础以下”

💡 联想记忆

联想到一个场景:一个人在众人面前低头,显得非常谦卑,这个动作就是“abase”。

📜 同义词、反义词记忆

同义词:

反义词:

✍️ 短语记忆

  • abase oneself(贬低自己)
  • abase one's dignity(降低自己的尊严)

📝 例句记忆

  • 动词:The king was abased by his own subjects.(国王被自己的臣民贬低了。)

📚 故事记忆

英文故事:

In a kingdom long ago, there was a proud king who ruled with an iron fist. One day, a wise old man came to the court and challenged the king's authority. The king, in a moment of weakness, chose to abase himself before his subjects to show humility. This act not only surprised everyone but also changed the way the kingdom was governed.

中文故事:

很久以前,有一个骄傲的国王用铁腕统治着他的王国。一天,一位智慧的老人来到宫廷,挑战国王的权威。国王在一时的软弱中,选择在臣民面前贬低自己,以示谦卑。这一行为不仅让所有人感到惊讶,也改变了王国的治理方式。

🖼️ 图片记忆

很久以前,有一个骄傲的国王用铁腕统治着他的王国。一天,一位智慧的老人来到宫廷,挑战国王的权威。国王在一时的软弱中,选择在臣民面前贬低自己,以示谦卑。这一行为不仅让所有人感到惊讶,也改变了王国的治理方式。