- [C]数字 written symbol for a number
- [C]图解,图表 diagram or illustration
- [C]装饰性的图案 decorative pattern or series of movements
- [C](绘画中的)人或动物的像,画像,肖像 representation of a person or an animal in drawing, painting, etc.
- [C]轮廓,人影,身材,体态,风姿 human form, especially its appearance, what itsuggests, and how it is seen by others
- [P]算数,计算 arithmetic
- vt. & vi. 出现,提及 appear or be mentioned, especially prominently
- vt. 估计,有可能 think; be likely or understandable
- vt. & vi. 计算在内 include sth in one's calculations
- a diagram or picture illustrating textual material;
"the area covered can be seen from Figure 2"
- alternative names for the body of a human being;
"Leonardo studied the human body"
"he has a strong physique"
"the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
- one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration;
"0 and 1 are digits"
- a model of a bodily form (especially of a person);
"he made a figure of Santa Claus"
- a well-known or notable person;
"they studied all the great names in the history of France"
"she is an important figure in modern music"
- a combination of points and lines and planes that form a visible palpable shape
- an amount of money expressed numerically;
"a figure of $17 was suggested"
- the impression produced by a person;
"he cut a fine figure"
"a heroic figure"
- the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals;
"he had a number of chores to do"
"the number of parameters is small"
"the figure was about a thousand"
- language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense
- a unitary percept having structure and coherence that is the object of attention and that stands out against a ground
- a decorative or artistic work;
"the coach had a design on the doors"
- a predetermined set of movements in dancing or skating;
"she made the best score on compulsory figures"
- judge to be probable
- be or play a part of or in;
"Elections figure prominently in every government program"
"How do the elections figure in the current pattern of internal politics?"
- imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind;
"I can't see him on horseback!"
"I can see what will happen"
"I can see a risk in this strategy"
- make a mathematical calculation or computation
"He didn't figure her"
- Our textbook has many figures to help explain the lessons.
- The figure is expressed as a percentage.
- He has a more angular figure than his father.
- I like the color of the hat instead of its figure.
- The mass of clay was worked up into a reclining figure.
- The format of the figure is very tasteful.
- The figure skater glided gracefully over the ice.
- My feelings about the matter didn't seem to figure at all.
- They figured it was better to stay where they were.
- The boy can't figure out the algebra problems.
- How do you figure that?
The above figure did not include workers.
The approximate figure is 40, while the exact number is 38.
These figures are not consistent with the results obtained in previous experiment.
Those figures indicate why the Black live in such deep poverty.
Recent figures show other occupational cancer risks.
Let's add up the figures.
Will you check these figures?
He settled down at his desk to work out the exact figures.
Her income is in five figures.
They're asking a high figure for their house.
We bought the house at a high figure.
The coin bears the figure of the first president of the country.
They are standing by the seated figure of Shakespeare.
The frost made bizarre figures on the window panes.
The girl is skillful at figure skating.
A sculptor may see different figures implicit in a block of stone.
I could see the figure of a woman against the window.
I saw a figure approaching in the darkness.
I made out three figures moving in the distance.
I could see a figure in the distance, but I couldn't make out who it was.
A figure loomed up out of the mist.
The girl has a good figure but a plain face.
She had an excellent figure and walked with an air.
Everybody of us admires her slender figure.
He's doing exercises to improve his figure.
The central figure in the painting is the artist's daughter.
The Prime Minister is the central figure in the government.
He is an outstanding figure in politics.
He was a picturesque figure with his long beard and strange old clothes.
He's a controversial figure.
He was a key figure in the independence struggle.
The incident made her a national figure.
She was a mother figure for him.
His political activity made him a powerful figure in Russian culture.
Are you good at figures?
His name figured among the guests.
You must figure accurately and quickly.
The bookkeeper figured well.
The child is learning to figure.
Roger figured as chief guest at the party.
The photograph had figured as part of the evidence in the trial.
Figure the total and I'll pay it with a check.
That is how I figured it.
The total expenses are figured at 95 yuan .
We figured that he would arrive at around two o'clock.
Figuring that we would come soon, the enemy fled in disorder.
I figured that you wouldn't come.
I figured that you'd want to see me about it.
We figure he'll be back very soon.
I figure he is ready.
I figured it was no use trying.
They figured it was better to stay where they were.
I figured him an honest man.
They figured themselves quite well-off.
She figures it to be true.
- cut a figure
No doubt he'd been looking forward to the wedding ever since it was announced, as an invaluable chance to cut a figure and do some good public relations work. 毫无疑问,打从婚礼的消息宣布之日起,他就期望这一天的到来,认为这是崭露头角和增大社会关系的极宝贵的机会。
The couple cut quite a figure. 这对夫妇大出风头。
With his handsome face Benjamin cuts quite a figure with all the ladies. 凭着英俊的长相,本杰明在所有的女士中间大出风头。
露出…相,给人以…形象 have a fine, etc. appearance
They'd been ducking him in the water. Poor fellow, he cut a sorry figure. 他们老是把他按入水中,可怜的家伙,他显出一副好难受的样子。
- 露头角,出风头show oneself
- go the big figure
彻底地干,干到底 do sth completely
When a man sets about going the big figure, halfway measures won't answer at all. 当一个人着手彻底干时,不彻底的措施是完全不顶事的。
- 彻底地干,干到底 do sth completely
- in round figures
以整数计算 calculate sth with a whole figure
In round figures, you have $2000 left in your bank account. 以整数来计算,你银行里的存款还有2000美元。
- 以整数计算 calculate sth with a whole figure
- figure in1 (v.+adv.)
〈美口〉包括进,算进(某项开支等) include sth in one's calculations figure sth ⇔ in
I forgot to figure in our travel expenses in the account.我在账上忘了把我们的旅费算进去。
He forgot to figure in occasional expenses in the budget.他忘记把临时开支计算在内。
I figured in our train tickets but forgot the bus fares.我把火车票算进去却把公共汽车费忘了。
Have you figured in the cost of the hotel?你把住旅店的开支算进去了吗?
- 〈美口〉包括进,算进(某项开支等) include sth in one's calculations figure sth ⇔ in
- figure in2 (v.+prep.)
She often figured in my dream. 她经常出现在我的梦中。
His name did not figure in the list of those who had received awards. 他的名字没有出现在获奖者的名单上。
A character figures in many of her novels. 在她多部小说中出现一个人物。
Many characters in Balzac's Human Comedy figure in more than one novel or story. 巴尔扎克著的《人间喜剧》中的许多人物,在他不止一本小说或故事中常出现。
占据重要位置 be prominent
He figured prominently in the talks leading to the signing of the treaty. 他的讲辞对于条约的签订起了重要作用。
This controversy was expected to figure importantly in their discussion. 预计这一争论将在他们的讨论中占重要位置。
The economy figured very largely in the Prime Minister's speech. 经济问题在首相的讲话中占据非常重要的位置。
Curios figure little in our foreign trade. 古玩在我国对外贸易中比重很小。
Cancer figures largely in the death-rate of the US. 在美国,癌症在死亡率中占相当大的比重。
Li Bai and Du Fu figure most prominently in the history of Chinese poetry. 李白和杜甫在中国的诗史上居于出类拔萃的地位。
She figured prominently in history. 她在历史上占有显赫地位。
She figured conspicuously in the public debate on the issue. 她在该问题的辩论中很引人注目。
- 出现于 appear
- figure on (v.+prep.)
预料 predict sth figure on v-ing
We did not figure on having so many people at the picnic.我们没有料到会有这么多人参加野餐。
You had better figure on running into heavy traffic while leaving the city.你最好估计到出城时碰上车辆拥挤。
指望 rely on sth figure on sth/v-ing
You can't figure on the results of the election.你不要对选举抱什么希望。
He's a person you can always figure on his help.他是个你总能指望得到帮助的人。
We figure on your support.我们期待你们的支持。
Don't figure on the weather being fine for your party.别满心指望你举行聚会时天气会好转。figure on (sb) to-v
We can figure on him to join the work.我们可以指望他参加这项工作。
He is a person we can always figure on to complete his jobs.他是一个我们经常可以指望其完成任务的人。
计划 include sth in one's plans figure on v-ing
I figure on going over to town to do my shopping.我打算进城买些东西。
I figure on going over to town to pay a visit.我打算进城去拜访一个人。
I have never figured on buying an expensive camera.我从没打算买一架高档照相机。
Do you figure on staying long in this city?你打算在这个城市久住吗?
He figures on spending his vacation in August.他打算在8月里去度假。
I figure on being in New York in January.我计划1月份到纽约。
How soon are you figuring on getting married?你计划什么时候结婚?
- 预料 predict sth figure on v-ing
- figure out (v.+adv.)
计算出; 解决 calculate sth; work out figure out
The purchase price figures out at about two million U.S. dollars.交易的价格计算在200万美元左右。figure sth ⇔ out
That's a hard puzzle; I can't figure it out.那是个难题,我演算不出来。
It would be difficult to figure out the losses at this time.现在还很难对损失作出估计。
Father is trying to figure out his tax.父亲正在计算他要交多少税。
Please help me to figure out my income tax.请帮我计算出我的所得税。
Could you help me figure out this problem?你能帮我解决这问题吗?
Just figure it out yourself.你自己想办法吧。
The farmers figured a way out in the irrigation project.农民们想出个办法来解决灌溉规划上的一项困难。figure out wh-clause
Let's go and figure out how much we have to pay for the project.咱们去算算这个项目得花多少钱。
I'm figuring out how much these new buildings may cost.我正在计算这些新建筑物大约要花多少钱。
Have you figured out how much during the holiday you will cost?你算出假期得花多少钱了吗?
弄明白 come to understand sb/sth by thinking figure sb/sth ⇔ out
I just can't figure him out.我简直摸不透他。
I've never been able to figure him out.我一直不能理解他。
I couldn't figure the question out.我弄不明白这个问题。figure out wh-clause
I can't figure out what he was hinting at.我想不出他在暗示什么。
Have you figured out what's wrong with your car?你找出了汽车的毛病吗?
I can't figure out why he quit his job.我一直捉摸不透他为什么要辞掉那工作。
It's difficult to figure out why she did it.很难理解她为什么那么做。figure out wh-to-v
I didn't figure out how to do it.我不知道该怎么办。
- 计算出; 解决 calculate sth; work out figure out
- figure to (v.+prep.)
想象 imagine figure to oneself
I try to figure to myself what would have happened if I hadn't seen the other car coming on the wrong side of the road.我极力在想,要是我没有看到对面开错了道的那辆车,那会发生什么事啊。figure sth to oneself
Figure the result to yourself, and you'll see what I mean.你自己想象一下这种结果,你就会明白我的意思。
Figure the situation to yourself, what can I do?你设身处地想想,我能做什么?
Figure to yourself a happy family, secure in your own home.你想象一个幸福的家庭,安心地生活在自己的家中。
- 想象 imagine figure to oneself
- figure up (v.+adv.)
〈美口〉计算,(把…)加起来 add up figure sth ⇔ up
Ask the waiter to figure our bill up,I want to leave.请服务员把账单算好,我要走了。figure up to sth
The bill figures up to $37.78.账单上数目总计达37.78美元。figure up wh-clause
Please figure up how much I'd pay for all these.请合计一下这些东西我总共应付多少钱。
I can't figure up what he meant to say.我弄不清他要说的是什么。
- 〈美口〉计算,(把…)加起来 add up figure sth ⇔ up
- add up figure 加数字
- ask figure 要价
- check figure 核对数字
- name figure 说出价格
- publish figure 公布数字
- quote figure 引用数字
- work out figure 得出数字
- actual figure 实际数字
- amazing figure 惊人的数字
- approximate figure 大约的数字
- available figure 可得到的数字
- big figure 大数字
- complete figure 完全的统计数字
- conservative figure 保守的统计数字
- precise figure 准确的数字
- figure little 无足轻重
- figure well 擅长计算
- figure accurately 准确计算
- figure briefly 昙花一现
- figure importantly 占重要位置
- figure largely 非常突出
- figure prominently 占显赫地位
- figure quickly 迅速计算
- figure out 合计,领会到,计算出,解决
- figure up 计算,把…加起来
- figure on 把…估计在内,考虑,计划,指望
A geometrical figure on the blackboard.出自：A. Koestler
The Greeks figured Pan..stamping his foot.出自：R. L. Stevenson
There are two series of windows, one figuring the..followers of Louis VIII.出自：H. Adams
figure out和figure up意思相近，在美国英语中解释为“计算”或“估计”。
They have figured out(up) how much would be required.
- figure on在美国英语中则解释为“估计到”或“指望”。
- cut a figure在作“露出…相”解时, figure前常加形容词。
- figure用作名词时,可表示“轮廓”,由此转化为动词,意为“出现”,常与介词in连用,强调“引人注目”“占据重要位置”。也可表示对某事的预测,即“估计,有可能”。在美国口语中, figure可表示“计算在内”,含有计算工作艰苦,负担很重的意味。这时常与介词in连用。
- 在非正式英语中, figure可表示“认为”“料想”,这时多接that从句作宾语,也可接以“(to be/as+) n./adj. ”充当补足语的复合宾语。
- figure on是美国口语,意为“指望”“信赖”“打算干”,其后可接动词不定式,也可接动名词。
- 在美国口语中还可说figure up,意为“把…加起来”。
- figure, body
- He has a good body.
- He has a good figure.
- figure, form, shape
这三个词都有“形状,外形,样子”的意思。其区别是：form可特指某事物的具体组成结构、形式、体制; 而shape则强调人或物的整个外形,还可特指模糊的、朦胧的形状; 当指人的体形时, form强调“体形,躯体”; figure指人体外部线条构成的“轮廓”; shape强调“身影”; form还可指诗、文、曲的体裁、格式,而shape不能这样用。例如:My garden is in the shape of a square.我的园子是方形的。There were clouds of different shapes.有各种形态的云。I made out two dim shapes in the dark.黑暗中我隐约辨出两个模糊的影子。The figure of a girl fills out at puberty.姑娘的身段在青春期变得丰满起来。The gown showed off her lovely figure.那件睡衣显露出她优美的身段。
- She has a good figure.
- She is very good at figure.
- figure, add, sum up, total
这四个词(组)都可表示“相加(数字)”。其区别在于：1.total强调计算的结果,为非正式用语,多用于口语中。2.sum up强调计算的总数,常用于抽象意义,意思是“总结”“概括”。例如:Many members spoke at the meeting, and finally the chairman summed up the discussion.许多成员在会上发了言,最后主席总结了这次讨论。You have only 100 words in which to sum up his speech.你只能用100字来概括他的讲话。3.figure常用于计算费用。例如:I figured in our train tickets but forgot the bus fares.我把火车票算进去却把公共汽车费忘了。4.add是普通用语,也是科技用语,主要指运用算术中的加法运算,即求出一系列数字或数量之和,广义则指把一物“加入”或“添加”到另一物中以“增加”原物的重量、规模、总量或重要性。例如:The little girl doesn't know how to add yet.这小女孩还不懂如何做加法。If the tea is too strong, add some hot water. 要是茶太浓,可加点开水。
误 She is so poor at figure that she has to have an accountant to take care of her income taxes.
正 She is so poor at figures that she has to have an accountant to take care of her income taxes.
误 I was lucky to have bought this vase at a low figures.
正 I was lucky to have bought this vase at a low figure.
误 Have you figured on there will be a transport strike the day you leave?
正 Have you figured on there being a transport strike the day you leave?
析 figure on短语表示“估计到”“指望”“打算”,后面通常跟名词、代词或动名词,一般不跟从句。
- ☆ 13世纪初期进入英语，直接源自古法语的figrue，意为形状，形式，图形；最初源自原始印欧语的dheigh，意为形成，构成。
- figure:figure n. 外形, 轮廓, 体形, 图形, 画像, 数字, 形状, 身份vt. 描绘, 塑造, 表示, 象征, 演算, 认为vi. 出现, 考虑, 出名, 扮演角色 英英解释:名词figure…