- n. 甲虫；木槌；[纺]捶布机
- v. 快速移动；用木槌捶；突出
- adj. 突出的；显著的
- [C]甲虫 insect with hard,shiny wing-covers
insect having biting mouthparts and front wings modified to form horny covers overlying the membranous rear wings
a tool resembling a hammer but with a large head (usually wooden); used to drive wedges or ram down paving stones or for crushing or beating or flattening or smoothing
jutting or overhanging;
be suspended over or hang over;
"This huge rock beetles over the edge of the town"
fly or go in a manner resembling a beetle;
"He beetled up the staircase"
"They beetled off home"
beat with a beetle
- She screamed as she saw the beetle.
- The beetle scurried away when I lifted the stone.
- After work we all beetle off for a drink.
- Editors beetled around the office.
- A huge rock beetles into the water.
- He saw a shiny green beetle on a leaf.
A blockhead, yea a numbskull, not to say a beetle.出自： A. Tucker
A beetle-browed hag.出自： R. H. Barham
The dreadful summit of the cliff That beetles o'er his base into the sea.出自：Hamlet , Shakespeare
His beetling brow almost obscured his eyes.出自： Dickens
The justice of states, which we could well enough see beetling over his head.出自： R. W. Emerson
Thor's eyebrows beetled and the farmers..cowered.出自： K. Crossley
'What are you doing about two weeks from now?'..'Nothing in particular. Just beetling around.'出自： P. G. Wodehouse
There was..a terrible scene..and Freda beetled off to America.出自： N. Coward