Adumbrate

🎧 音标

🔈美式发音:/ˈædəmˌbreɪt/

🔈英式发音:/ˈædəmˌbreɪt/

📖 详细的单词含义

  • 动词 (v.):预示,暗示,勾画轮廓
        例句:The novel adumbrates the author's future works.(这部小说预示了作者未来作品的风格。)

🌱 词根、词缀

词根:来自拉丁语 'adumbratus',由 'ad-'(向)和 'umbra'(影子)组成,意为“投下影子,预示”

💡 联想记忆

可以联想到一个画家在画布上轻轻勾画,不直接画出细节,而是通过轮廓来暗示整体的形象。

📜 同义词、反义词记忆

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反义词:

✍️ 短语记忆

  • adumbrate the future(预示未来)
  • adumbrate a plan(勾画计划)

📝 例句记忆

  • 动词:His speech adumbrated the challenges ahead.(他的演讲预示了未来的挑战。)

📚 故事记忆

英文故事:

In a small village, there was an old painter named Jack. Jack loved to adumbrate his paintings, leaving much to the imagination of the viewers. One day, he started a new painting that adumbrated a beautiful landscape. As people looked at the unfinished work, they were filled with anticipation and curiosity about the complete picture. Jack's technique of adumbrating not only intrigued the villagers but also inspired them to imagine the beauty of the unseen.

中文故事:

在一个小村庄里,住着一位老画家杰克。杰克喜欢在他的画作中勾画轮廓,留给观众大量的想象空间。一天,他开始了一幅新画,预示了一个美丽的风景。当人们看着这幅未完成的作品时,他们对完整的画面充满了期待和好奇。杰克的预示技巧不仅激起了村民们的好奇心,也激发了他们对未见美景的想象。

🖼️ 图片记忆

在一个小村庄里,住着一位老画家杰克。杰克喜欢在他的画作中勾画轮廓,留给观众大量的想象空间。一天,他开始了一幅新画,预示了一个美丽的风景。当人们看着这幅未完成的作品时,他们对完整的画面充满了期待和好奇。杰克的预示技巧不仅激起了村民们的好奇心,也激发了他们对未见美景的想象。