exterminate

  畅通词汇  
[ɪk'stɜːmɪneɪt]     [ɪk'stɜːrmɪneɪt]    
  • vt. 消灭;扑灭;根绝
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exterminate的英文翻译是什么意思,词典释义与在线翻译:

详尽释义

v. (动词)
  1. 消灭,毁灭
  2. 根除,灭绝,根绝,铲除,斩尽杀绝,弄得精光
  3. 拔掉
  4. 扑灭

英英释义

Verb:
  1. kill en masse; kill on a large scale; kill many;

    "Hitler wanted to exterminate the Jews, Gypsies, Communists, and homosexuals of Europe"

  2. destroy completely, as if down to the roots;

    "the vestiges of political democracy were soon uprooted"
    "root out corruption"

exterminate的用法和样例:

例句

用作及物动词 (vt.)
  1. This spray will exterminate the termites.
    这种喷剂能消灭白蚁。
  2. We must exterminate every mistake.
    我们必须消除一切错误。
  3. Taiwan's government has made it a priority to exterminate the fire ants.
    台湾政府已将扑杀火蚁列为第一要务。
  4. Would Mother Nature really exterminate mankind?
    大自然会根除人类吗?

经典引文

  • When the woods around Hampstead..were grubbed up..plants such as the tutsan..were exterminated.

    出自: R. S. R. Fitter
  • Jews had been..tortured, sent to labour camps, exterminated.

    出自: A. Burgess

exterminate的详细讲解:

词义辨析

destroy,exterminate,extinguish
  • 这3个动词均有“消灭”之意。
  • destroy指通过杀戮或终止某人某物的机能,使之无用或毁灭。
  • exterminate指大量地、成批地杀害、消灭。
  • extinguish原义指灭火,转义后暗示生命、希望等像灭火一样地被消灭、熄灭。
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