['fʌŋkʃn]     ['fʌŋkʃn]    
  • n. 职务;功能;函数;重大聚会;应变量,有相关关系者;取决于
  • vi. 运行;起作用
functionless functioned functioned functioning functions



n. (名词)
  1. 职务
  2. 盛大的集会
  3. 【数】函数
  4. 职责
  5. 功能
  6. 作用
  7. 宴会
  8. 机能
  9. 社交集会
  10. 官能
  11. 庆祝仪式
  12. 集会
  13. 【数】函数
  14. 与其他因素有密切关系的事
  15. 联欢
  16. 大宴会
  17. 场合
v. (动词)
  1. 运转
  2. 运行
  3. 起作用
  4. 工作
  5. 行使职责
  6. 发挥作用
  7. 开下去
  8. 办公
  9. 顶用
  10. 有效地进行
  11. 尽职责
  12. 有效用
  13. 正常工作
  14. 起…作用
  15. 具有…功能
  16. 活动
  17. 起作用发挥机能
  18. 为…尽职
  19. 担任工作(as)


n. (名词)
  1. [C][U]功能; 作用; 职责 a natural or usual duty of a person or purpose of a thing
  2. [C]函数; 与另一事物有密切关系的事物 a value which varies as another value varies; a quality or fact which depends on and varies with another
  3. [C]社交集会 a public ceremony
v. (动词)
  1. vi. 工作,运行,起作用 work, operate


  1. (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)

  2. what something is used for;

    "the function of an auger is to bore holes"
    "ballet is beautiful but what use is it?"

  3. the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group;

    "the function of a teacher"
    "the government must do its part"
    "play its role"

  4. a relation such that one thing is dependent on another;

    "height is a function of age"
    "price is a function of supply and demand"

  5. a formal or official social gathering or ceremony;

    "it was a black-tie function"

  6. a vaguely specified social event;

    "the party was quite an affair"
    "an occasion arranged to honor the president"
    "a seemingly endless round of social functions"

  7. a set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program

  1. perform as expected when applied;

    "The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in"
    "Does this old car still run well?"
    "This old radio doesn't work anymore"

  2. serve a purpose, role, or function;

    "The tree stump serves as a table"
    "The female students served as a control group"
    "This table would serve very well"
    "His freedom served him well"
    "The table functions as a desk"

  3. perform duties attached to a particular office or place or function;

    "His wife officiated as his private secretary"



用作名词 (n.)
  1. What is his function on the committee?
  2. The teacher did not explain its grammatical function.
  3. The function of the ear is to listen.
  4. Periodic change imposed on a controlled variable or a function by a controller.
  5. Heads of state attend numerous functions every year.
  6. Price is a function of supply and demand.
用作不及物动词 (vi.)
  1. However, many system features and tasks will not function correctly.
  2. A new tax and financial system was functioning effectively.
  3. During the reorganization,we should pay careful attention to selecting the key leaders of these sections so that the latter can function properly.
  4. He can't afford to pay the rent, so for now, his car will also function as his home.
  5. During this mission, the command post is functioning prominently.


用作动词 (v.)
function as( v.+prep. )
    担任,兼起作用fulfil the duty or purpose of
    function as sth

    An attributive noun functions as an adjective.



用作名词 (n.)
动词+~ 形容词+~ 名词+~ ~+名词 ~+介词


  • The chief function of poetry is the criticism of life.

    出自: G. Murray
  • The function of ice was to melt.

    出自: J. G. Cozzens
  • The obsessional's habitual disgust with bodily functions, especially with those of excretion.

    出自: A. Storr
  • The smooth..running of our centralised cashier function.

  • Finance is shaking off its grey, dowdy image. It is becoming a creative, dynamic function.

  • The wash-basin..had no plug, but the tap functioned.

    出自: A. Koestler
  • Criticism..functioning as a mask for moral prejudice.

    出自: N. O. Brown
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