- n. 银币；银器；银；银灰色
- adj. 银的；银色的
- vt. 镀银于；使 ... 成银色
- 敷以似银之物， 给…镀似银的物质
- [U] 银 a soft whitish precious metal that is a simple substance, carries electricity very well, can be brightly polished, and is used in jewellery, coins, and knives, forks, etc.
- [U] 银币; 银餐具 coins made of silver or a similar metal, and not of copper; spoons, forks, dishes, etc.for the table, made of silver or a similar metal
a soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal; occurs in argentite and in free form; used in coins and jewelry and tableware and photography
coins made of silver
a light shade of grey
silverware eating utensils
a trophy made of silver (or having the appearance of silver) that is usually awarded for winning second place in a competition
made from or largely consisting of silver;
having the white lustrous sheen of silver;
"a land of silver (or silvern) rivers where the salmon leap"
"repeated scrubbings have given the wood a silvery sheen"
of lustrous grey; covered with or tinged with the color of silver;
expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively;
"able to dazzle with his facile tongue"
coat with a layer of silver or a silver amalgam;
"silver the necklace"
make silver in color;
"Her worries had silvered her hair"
"The man's hair silvered very attractively"
- He had some silver in his pocket.
- Acid had pitted the surface of the silver.
- His black hair was threaded with silver.
- This board was cast in bronze not in silver.
- This becomes silver gray, while I remember your handset was black.
- You can recognize the genuine tape because of its silver grey color.
- He found the chest to contain silver coins.
- She wore a silver chain around her neck.
- Every cloud has a silver lining.
- There is not a silver hair on her head.
- He silvered a mirror.
- The years have silvered her hair.
- They beat the silver thin.
- To plate metal is to cover it with a thin layer of gold, or silver, etc.
- Many treasures of gold and silver have been found in the grave.
- The dish was made of silver, beaten out by hand.
- The knives and forks are not as valuable as they look; they've only been plated with silver.
- The silver has come up beautifully.
- The silver will need to be polished up for the dinner party.
- All I've got is a 25 pound note and about a pound in silver.
- The old man had hair of silver.
- We walked along under that silver of moon.
- The frost painted all the trees silver.
- The guests sat cross-legged around a low table and fed off silver dishes.
- He plated the old silver container again.
- The flowers were tastefully arranged in the silver vase.
- These young men competed for the silver medal.
- They had a party to celebrate their silver wedding.
- a silver tongue
口才,雄辩 way of speaking that charms or persuades people
- fine silver 优质银
- native silver 天然银
- pure silver 纯银
- refined silver 纯银
- solid silver 纯银
- sterling silver 标准纯银
- silver age 银器时代
You're a merchant...Are you here to make siller?出自： J. Buchan
George..paid the man four-and-six in silver.出自： J. K. Jerome
Copper may be silvered over.出自： G. W. Francis
- silver的基本意思是“银”,指一种白色、质软、延展性强、导电、导热性好,化学性质稳定的金属, silver也可指用银制成的“钱币,银餐具”。是不可数名词。
- ☆ 直接源自古英语的seolfor，意为银，银色；最初源自原始日耳曼语的silubra-，意为和银有关的。