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カード 300枚 作成者: スイ (作成日: 2014/09/22)

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  • 1

    abate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 弱まる 減少する the travelers waited for the snowstorm to abate

    解説

  • 2

    appall

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 愕然とさせる i was appalled to see

    解説

  • 3

    baffle

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 困惑させる the doctors were baffled by the disease

    解説

  • 4

    berated

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (~が原因で)しかりつける the teacher berated the student angrily

    解説

  • 5

    cajole

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~にうまいことをいって~させる cajole~into doing~ the mother tried to cajole her little boy into

    解説

  • 6

    coax

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • なだめる coax~ into doing ~ ~をなだめて~させる the women tried to coax her beloved cat down from the branch

    解説

  • 7

    comprise

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • からなる/を含む the special PTA, comprising 10 members met on saturday

    解説

  • 8

    cringe

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 身がすくむ/縮こまる it makes me cringe with embarrassment

    解説

  • 9

    culminated

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 最高潮に達する after two days our annual music festival culminated

    解説

  • 10

    dawdle

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ぶらぶらする/ぐずぐずする the teacher told the students to stop dawdling

    解説

  • 11

    engross

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (受け身で)没頭する the young girl was so engrossed in her books

    解説

  • 12

    entail

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 必要とする/伴う becoming a professional pianist entails countless hours of practice

    解説

  • 13

    enunciate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • はっきりと発音する/宣言する please enunciate them more clearly so everyone can understand what you're saying

    解説

  • 14

    evict

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • evict~from~ ~を~から立ち退かせる we will be forced to evict you from your apartment

    解説

  • 15

    feign

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~のふりをする/装う feign sickness

    解説

  • 16

    fend

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (援助なしで)生きる leave them to fend for themselves as best as they could

    解説

  • 17

    gloat

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ほくそ笑む/得意そうに眺める you should have seen ow he gloated when he came into the math test

    解説

  • 18

    inaugurate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (建物を)落成させる/(人を)就任させる the new museum was inaugurated by the mayor

    解説

  • 19

    instill

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (感情・思想などを人の心に)植え付ける the teacher tried to instill a respect for the monarchy

    解説

  • 20

    mollify

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • なだめる i thought that a surprise gift might mollify my wife

    解説

  • 21

    opt

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (~する方を)選ぶ although women usually opt for the cheapest flight available

    解説

  • 22

    overrun

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (雑草などが)はびこる/侵略する the wilsons returned home to find their garden overrun with weeds

    解説

  • 23

    pawn

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 質入れする the woman was forced to pawn her pearl necklace

    解説

  • 24

    pique

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (興味などを)刺激する/そそる her curiosity was piqued by the rumors that his father was a famous tennis player

    解説

  • 25

    pry

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 詮索する i don't mean to pry

    解説

  • 26

    quench

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (のどの渇きを)潤す/(欲望などを)押し殺す nothing quenched the thirst in the hot summer months

    解説

  • 27

    rebuff

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (好意などを)拒絶する/拒絶 my neighbor rebuffed all my offers of friendship

    解説

  • 28

    recuperate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (健康を)回復する bill took a month off to recuperate

    解説

  • 29

    redeem

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 取り戻す/救う then redeem yourself by bringing her a bouquet of flowers

    解説

  • 30

    retard

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 遅らせる/阻害する the sleeping bag's material would retard the flames

    解説

  • 31

    scrawl

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 落書きをする someone had scrawled graffiti all over the wall

    解説

  • 32

    stall

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (受け身で)息詰まる our progress through the mountain was stalled

    解説

  • 33

    stump

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 悩ませる the puzzle had stumped everyone in the family

    解説

  • 34

    vex

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 悩ませる/いらいらさせる i was vexed by my inability to get my point accross

    解説

  • 35

    vindicate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 立証する/汚名を晴らす the controversial theory was finally vindicated when other researchers validated his test data

    解説

  • 36

    waive

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 免除する/放棄する the annual membership charge will be waived for the first year

    解説

  • 37

    ambiance

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 雰囲気/周囲の様子 the new restaurant had a sophisticated amibiance

    解説

  • 38

    anesthetic

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 麻酔 local anesthetic=局所麻酔

    解説

  • 39

    antipathy

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~への反感 the professor felt strong antipathy to his colleague

    解説

  • 40

    camarderie

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 仲間意識 the university had had a great spirit of camaraderie

    解説

  • 41

    candor

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 誠実さ/率直さ the students were impressed by the candor with which the professor acknowledged the errors in his history

    解説

  • 42

    carousel

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (空港とかにある)回転式コンベヤー i waited at the baggage carousel but there was no sign of his suitcase

    解説

  • 43

    cinch

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 簡単なこと it'll be a cinch

    解説

  • 44

    composure

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 落ち着き/平静 it took time for susan to recover her composure

    解説

  • 45

    demeanor

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 態度/ふるまい her demeanor in private contrast her forceful manner in public

    解説

  • 46

    detriment

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 損なうこと/損害/損失 the women continued to work overtime to the detriment of her health

    解説

  • 47

    devidend

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 配当金 his dedication to studying french paid handsome devidend when he received a scholarship offer

    解説

  • 48

    flattery

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • お世辞/へつらい flattery will get you nowhere

    解説

  • 49

    foliage

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 木の葉 autumn folliage

    解説

  • 50

    gist

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 要点/趣旨 i understood enough to get the gist of his remarks

    解説

  • 51

    hindsight

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 後知恵 in hindsight=後から考えると

    解説

  • 52

    incongruity

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 不一致 the teacher was struck by the congruity between the excellent final grades and poor inclass grades

    解説

  • 53

    inmates

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 入院患者/囚人 the inmates of the hospital demanded longer visiting hours

    解説

  • 54

    knack

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • こつ/要領/才覚 my brother has a knack for repairing things

    解説

  • 55

    palate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 味覚 palatable=口に合う the restaurant will suit even the most demanding palate

    解説

  • 56

    pitch

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 売り込み口上 i felt so irritated by the high pressure sales pitch

    解説

  • 57

    polyglot

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 多言語を話せる人 he is something of a polyglot

    解説

  • 58

    predicament

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 苦境 i sympathize with your predicament

    解説

  • 59

    prognosis

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (病気の)予後/予測 the prognosis is better than expected

    解説

  • 60

    propensity

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (~する悪い)傾向 jeffrey had the propensity to blame others

    解説

  • 61

    quorum

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 定数

    解説

  • 62

    rehash

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 焼直し it was just a rehash of what he had written in his earlier books

    解説

  • 63

    scruple

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 良心の痛み i have no scruples about it because they pay me next to nothing

    解説

  • 64

    solace

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 癒し/なぐさめ the director would seek solace in the quiet of his mountain

    解説

  • 65

    spree

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 浮かれ騒ぎ/金を湯水のように使うこと she went on a shopping spree and bought tons of gifts

    解説

  • 66

    stint

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 任務/(仕事の)期間 i did a two year stint as a volunteer

    解説

  • 67

    trepidation

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 動揺/恐れ/不機嫌 stand before them in a state of considerable trepidation

    解説

  • 68

    volition

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 意志/決意/選択 i chose to do my own volition

    解説

  • 69

    adamantly

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 断固として the professor adamantly refused to alter his opinion

    解説

  • 70

    aloof

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 超然とした the famous scholar seemed aloof that his students hesitated to ask questions

    解説

  • 71

    altruistic

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 利他的な alice gave her clothes to the homeless not from altruistic intentions but just to empty her closet

    解説

  • 72

    amenable

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • よく従う he proved to be amenable to the advice offered

    解説

  • 73

    arbitrary

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 恣意的 border making is arbitrary

    解説

  • 74

    archaic

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 旧式の/古風な when millionaire rob heard about the archaic computers being used in school he donated 15000$

    解説

  • 75

    arduous

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 骨の折れる the journey up the mountain was a arduous one

    解説

  • 76

    astute

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 抜け目ない/機敏な/ずるい kevin was astute enough to join the country club where many board members golfed

    解説

  • 77

    avid

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 熱心な/貪欲な edward has been an avid fan of jazz

    解説

  • 78

    benign

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 良性の/やさしい the tumor in the stomach fortunately turned out to be benign

    解説

  • 79

    blatant

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • あからさまな/露骨な the man's careless driving habit showed blatant disregard for the safety of others

    解説

  • 80

    compatible

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 気が合う

    解説

  • 81

    coductive

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 貢献する/資する the atmosphere in the dormitory isn't conductive to study

    解説

  • 82

    consummate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 完璧な the young man was known for this consummate skill as a speaker

    解説

  • 83

    copious

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 大量の/おびただしい/豊富な the police cadets took copious notes

    解説

  • 84

    crass

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • がさつな his wife said she could not forgive such crass behavior even if he is drunk and tired

    解説

  • 85

    curtly

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ぶっきらぼうに she replied curtly that it was none of his business

    解説

  • 86

    diminutive

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 小柄な joseph was a diminutive figure

    解説

  • 87

    dire

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 緊急の/ものすごい in injured cyclist was in dire need of medical attention

    解説

  • 88

    docile

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 素直な/従順な students at this school used to have the reputation of being docile

    解説

  • 89

    drab

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 殺風景な/くすんだ despite the restaurant's average service and drab decor, the food itself was famous throughout the region

    解説

  • 90

    eerie

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 不気味な/奇妙な she had the eerie feeling that someone was following her

    解説

  • 91

    equitbly

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 公平に/公正に the assets from his estate will be shared equitably

    解説

  • 92

    frenetic

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • けたたましい/熱狂的な hannah could not get used to the frenetic pace of life in tokyo

    解説

  • 93

    grudgingly

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • しぶしぶ the children grudgingly accepted the promise

    解説

  • 94

    implicit

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 暗示的な explicit=明示的な the letter showed implicit danger

    解説

  • 95

    insatiable

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 飽きることをしらない/貪欲な hugh has a insatiable appetite

    解説

  • 96

    intangible

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • とらえどころのない/実体のない there was a certain intangible feeling in the floor

    解説

  • 97

    irrevocable

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 取り消せない/最終的な revoke=取り消す once we signed the purchase agreement it would be irrevokable

    解説

  • 98

    meticulously

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 念入りに/几帳面に my roommate cleans up so meticulously that there is no sign of dust

    解説

  • 99

    nauseous

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 吐き気のする/不快な i began to feel nauseous

    解説

  • 100

    palatable

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 口当たりのいい/味のいい it was much more palatable than other brands

    解説

  • 101

    posh

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 気取った/豪華な if i knew you were taking me to such a posh restaurant you should've told me beforehand

    解説

  • 102

    presumptuous

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 思い上がった/ずうずうしい it was presumptuous of you to think you could get an A

    解説

  • 103

    pristine

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 新品の/初期の/素朴な/清純な it's in pristine condition

    解説

  • 104

    profusely

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 過剰に/豊富に the hotel manager apologized profusely for the mix up with the order

    解説

  • 105

    roundabout

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • まわりくどい

    解説

  • 106

    rudimentary

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 初歩の/基本の even with my rudimentary knowledge of medicine i could easily tell me friends injury was serious

    解説

  • 107

    rueful

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 悲しそうな/痛ましい but the rueful expression on his face after the interview showed that he got no job

    解説

  • 108

    secluded

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 人目につかない/ひっそりした he came to a secluded place

    解説

  • 109

    sedentary

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 座っている/デスクワーク doctors say that people with sedentary occupation need to make a special effort to get enough exercise

    解説

  • 110

    serenely

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 穏やかに/静かに

    解説

  • 111

    squeamish

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 吐き気をもよおす i was too squeamish to work in the kitchen

    解説

  • 112

    stringent

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 厳格な/徹底した the applicants were required to pass a stringent test

    解説

  • 113

    tantalizing

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 興味をそそる treat yourself to a tantalizing array of cakes

    解説

  • 114

    ulterior

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 隠れた/秘めた the boy had ulterior motives for offering to help the chores

    解説

  • 115

    uncouth

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 無作法な/やぼな the woman was shocked by her date's uncouth behavior at the restaurant

    解説

  • 116

    unfounded

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 根拠のない the women realized after having a pleasant flight that her fear towards flying had been unhounded

    解説

  • 117

    voracious

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 食欲旺盛な/がつがつしている many teenagers have voracious appetites

    解説

  • 118

    act up

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (病気やけがが)ぶりかえす/(機械などが)異常に作動する i broke my leg and now it tends to act up on damp weather

    解説

  • 119

    banking on

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~を当てにする i'm not banking on his help with weekend

    解説

  • 120

    bask in

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (日光を)あびる/(恩恵などに)よくする the resort invites you to bask in the warm sun

    解説

  • 121

    bawl out

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (厳しく)叱る i got bawled at for my lack of commitmetn

    解説

  • 122

    beg off

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 言い訳して断る she tried to beg off by saying that her mother was coming during the weekend

    解説

  • 123

    botched up

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 遣り損なう/だめにする you botched up the repair job on my engine

    解説

  • 124

    broke out into

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~が吹きでる/(汗・発疹などに)おおわれる carolie broke out into a rash all over her face

    解説

  • 125

    buckle down

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 本腰を入れる i think i should buckle down and start studying

    解説

  • 126

    cash in on

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~につけこむ/便乗する hoping to cash in on the current mania for UFOs they renamed the farm where the sighting

    解説

  • 127

    churn out

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 大量生産する i know that ben can churn out the detective novels he writes really quickly but it lacks detail

    解説

  • 128

    coast along

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • のんびりする you won't pass the exam if you just coast along

    解説

  • 129

    came into

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 相続する bill suddenly came into a lot of property

    解説

  • 130

    cooking up

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (話・口実・計画などを)でっちあげる/(料理などを)素早く作る the young man was always cooking up get rich quick schems

    解説

  • 131

    face up to

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 直視する/認める he found it hard to face up to the fact that he had failed in the exam

    解説

  • 132

    factor in

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~を考慮に入れる after factoring in other cost he realized he needed more money

    解説

  • 133

    fall back on

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~を当てにする

    解説

  • 134

    feud about

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~をめぐって争う the two brother are now feuding about who will take the larger piece of cake

    解説

  • 135

    fish for

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (ほめ言葉などを)求める sally has been fishing for compliment about the new diamond earring

    解説

  • 136

    fly off the handle

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • かっとなる the teacher flew off the handle and yelled at the student

    解説

  • 137

    foreclose on

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~の担保保権を行使する foreclose on the mortgage(抵当権)

    解説

  • 138

    fork out

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (資金をしぶしぶ)支払う i had to fork out over 300$ for books already

    解説

  • 139

    fritter away

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~を~に浪費する my brother frittered away his inheritance on cars

    解説

  • 140

    go to one's head

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (成功などが人を)うぬぼれさせる after he became famous his success went to his head and he began to behave arrogantly

    解説

  • 141

    hang in the balance

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • どうなるかわからない/重要な局面にいる his entire life saving is hanging on the balance

    解説

  • 142

    have had it up to here with

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • うんざりした/もう我慢できない i've had it up to hear with these constant delays

    解説

  • 143

    have it out

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • きっぱりと話をつける bill decided to have it out with his wife

    解説

  • 144

    hit it off

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 意気投合する/うまくいく/*with=馬が合う we met on the first day of freshman orientation and hit it off right away

    解説

  • 145

    hold down

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (仕事などを)続ける/(地位などを)維持する she managed both to hold down a part time job and volunteer

    解説

  • 146

    level with

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 率直に言う/腹を割って話をする i'm going to level with you.

    解説

  • 147

    own up

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 白状する/認める own up to none of the little boys would own up to kicking the football through the window

    解説

  • 148

    pass off~as~

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~を~として運用させる/~を~に成りすまさせる the student tried to pass off the research paper as his own

    解説

  • 149

    pay through the nose

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~に法外な代金を支払う she ended up paying through the nose for some very expensive repairs

    解説

  • 150

    play on

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~につけこむ/~をうまく利用する bill played on his importance in the company

    解説

  • 151

    pull through

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (病人が)回復する/苦境を切り抜ける he would pull through don't worry

    解説

  • 152

    put off

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~を不快にさせる you shouldn't be put off by unfamiliar flavor

    解説

  • 153

    reminisce about

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~の思い出話をする/回顧する it was nice to meet again after so many years and reminisce about old times

    解説

  • 154

    rub off on

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (性質などが)~に伝わる/~に影響する i'm hoping his influence will rub off on her

    解説

  • 155

    ruminate over

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~を熟考する joanna is still ruminating over the possibility of going to the united states

    解説

  • 156

    run up

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (出費借金を)貯める/重ねる todd ran up a huge credit card bill last month

    解説

  • 157

    rustle up

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 手早く作る/寄せ集める she found her brother rustling up a snack for himself

    解説

  • 158

    scrape by

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~でかろうじて生計を立てる i'm just scraping by. i could do with some extra cash

    解説

  • 159

    shell out

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (~のために大金を)しぶしぶ支払う i had to shell out nearly twice as much as the original estimate

    解説

  • 160

    simmer down

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 落ち着く take a few minutes to simmer down

    解説

  • 161

    snap up

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (機会などに)飛びつく quickly snap up any ticket he could get his hands on

    解説

  • 162

    spoil for

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~をしたくてうずうずしている i didn't bother to contradict his claim because it was obvious that he was spoiling for an argument

    解説

  • 163

    squabble over

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~のことでつまらない言い争いをする my wife and i often squabble over things as trivial as who should check the mail

    解説

  • 164

    stand up

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~とのデートの約束をすっぽかす/~に待ちぼうけを食わせる the more he began to feel that he had been stood up

    解説

  • 165

    thumb through

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (本に)ざっと目を通す so i quickly thumbed through it before class

    解説

  • 166

    touch up

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 手を加えて仕上げる they still have to touch up a few places here and there

    解説

  • 167

    toy with the idea of

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~についてぼんやりと考える we're still toying with the idea of moving into a larger house

    解説

  • 168

    whip up

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (料理を)手早くこしらえる/(感情を)掻き立てる so ellen whip up something that they could have for dinner

    解説

  • 169

    wind down

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (仕事緊張のあとで)くつろぐ the best way to wind down after an exhausting day is to take a long hot bath

    解説

  • 170

    aggravate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 悪化させる the doctor warned the player that he could aggravate his knee injury if he started running too soon

    解説

  • 171

    bolster

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (士気信頼などを)たかめる/(学説などを)支持する the success of the first novel bolstered her confidence

    解説

  • 172

    emulate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~に匹敵する/~と競う the young sailor hopes to emulate his father by sailing across the atlantic in 9 days

    解説

  • 173

    excavate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 発掘する

    解説

  • 174

    exhort

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~に(するように)強く進める the coach exhorted the soccer team to make one final effort

    解説

  • 175

    extol

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~を激励する/~をほめたたえる although he extolled the joys of parenthood in his new book, the child psychologist also warned that child rearing is a serious social responsiblity

    解説

  • 176

    flaunt

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 見せびらかす/誇示する the successful young pop sing liked to flaunt her wealth y taking her friends on lavish overseas trips

    解説

  • 177

    haggle

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (~について)言い争う the two men haggled over the price of a painting they both wanted

    解説

  • 178

    lambaste

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 酷評する/厳しくとがめる macbeth was lambasted by critics and as a result very few people went to see it

    解説

  • 179

    languish

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (契約議案などが)無視される/(花などが)しおれる the famous composers symphony had languished unknown in an old suitcase for decades

    解説

  • 180

    taint

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (受け身で)傷つく/汚染される the victory was tainted by allegations of illegal drug use

    解説

  • 181

    tender

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 申し出る/提出する taking responsibility for the team's poor showing, the coach tendered his resignation

    解説

  • 182

    tout

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • tout~as~  ~を~としてもてはやす the young author, once touted as the next great novelist, has struggled to meet expectations with his later books

    解説

  • 183

    wane

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 衰える due to waning interest in classical music performances has been on the decline

    解説

  • 184

    affront

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 侮辱 (受け身で)侮辱される the actor refused to read reviews of the movies he appeared in regarding any criticism as a personal affront

    解説

  • 185

    allure

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 魅力/魅了する the allure of hollywood attracts many people who hope to become rich and famous

    解説

  • 186

    auspice

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (複数形で)後援 Paul made his latest expedition under the auspice of a group that had been sponsoring his exploration of the arctic for 10 years

    解説

  • 187

    brawl

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 喧嘩 both players were suspended for their involvement in a brawl that left several of them injured

    解説

  • 188

    caliber

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 力量/才幹 it was amazing that an artist of his caliber could produce such uninspired work

    解説

  • 189

    debacle

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 大失敗/崩壊 the concert to promote the rock band's new cd turned into a complete debacle when two of the members showed up drunk and barely able to play

    解説

  • 190

    diatribe

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (~への)痛烈な非難 we listened to the coach's angry diatribe on our recent lack of effort

    解説

  • 191

    facade

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (建物の)外観/正面/(物事の偽りの)みかけ its facade preserves the district's 18th century style

    解説

  • 192

    fluke

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • まぐれ our baseball team is terrible this year so it was just a fluke that we beat the best team in the league last week

    解説

  • 193

    forgery

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 贋作 the scholar claimed to have discovered a new painting of rembrandt but a group of experts proved that it was a forgery

    解説

  • 194

    increment

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 増額/増加 the buyers were asked to place bids in thousand dollar increments beginning at 50000$

    解説

  • 195

    misgiving

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (複数形で)疑念/不安 most of the players had serious misgivings about the coach's strategy

    解説

  • 196

    novice

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 初心者 i'm still a novice but my instructor said i have the potential to be pretty good

    解説

  • 197

    offshoot

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (~の)は生物/分派 skateboarding is a direct offshoot of surfing

    解説

  • 198

    prodigy

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 神童 mozart was a child prodigy who wrote his first composition at the age of 5

    解説

  • 199

    rendition

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (音楽などの)演奏/表現/解釈 the singer's creative rendition of the popular christman coral was well received by the audiences

    解説

  • 200

    rout

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 大敗北/~を敗走させる we knew that out team had little chance of beating the champions, in fact it was a complete rout

    解説

  • 201

    throng

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • throng of~ 大勢の~/~の群れ leaving the movie premier, the star pushed his way through the throng of journalist and got in his car

    解説

  • 202

    venue

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 開催地

    解説

  • 203

    affable

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 愛想のよい he is an affable character who is quite happy to chat with fans about the game

    解説

  • 204

    banal

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 陳腐な the reviewer criticized the new play for its predictable plot and banal script and wondered why anyone had ever wanted to stage it

    解説

  • 205

    disparaging

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 中傷的な the film critic apologized for her earlier disparaging remarks about the quality of asian movies

    解説

  • 206

    disparate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 異質の americans can be proud of having built a cohesive nation out of so many disparate groups of immigrants

    解説

  • 207

    exquisite

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 繊細で美しい although the nature documentary's theme was not especially original, the cinematography was so exquisite that the film won acclaim from critics worldwide

    解説

  • 208

    fraught

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~を伴った/~でいっぱいの the proposed mountain expedition would be fraught with danger

    解説

  • 209

    immaculate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 傷のない/完璧な the art collector was delighted to find such a fine 18th century vase in immaculate condition for sale at the flea marcket

    解説

  • 210

    impeccable

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 完璧な/申し分ない although the pianist's performance had been impeccable, one judge argued that the playing had been mechanical and lack passion

    解説

  • 211

    lenient

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 寛大な/(罰が)緩やかな the coach's decision to make him sit out only one game was quite lenient

    解説

  • 212

    lurid

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • どぎつい the magazine mainly consisted of lurid gossip concerning the private lives of well known tv personalities

    解説

  • 213

    optimum

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 最適の/最適条件 ski officials were pleased to report that this morning's snowfall would provide optimum conditions for the race

    解説

  • 214

    poignantly

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 痛ましく/痛烈に/感動的に the movie ended so poignantly with the child's tragic death that the audience were in tears

    解説

  • 215

    prodigious

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 並外れた/驚異的な/莫大な to move giant rocks over long distances without the aid of machinery must have required a prodigious effort from the builders of the pyramids

    解説

  • 216

    receptive

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~を受け入れる/~に理解を示す the comedian said that younger audiences were more receptive to humorous materials and enjoyed sophisticated kinds of jokes

    解説

  • 217

    reclusive

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 隠遁した/孤独な reporters have been racing to locate the reclusive author ever since rumors surfaced that he had been seen in public

    解説

  • 218

    replete

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~でいっぱいで the hotel was like a museum, replete with antique furniture and ornaments

    解説

  • 219

    reticent

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~を話したがらない= reticent about~ the author eagerly discussed her new novel with the interviewer but was reticent about her recent divorse

    解説

  • 220

    rowdy

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 盛り上がった/乱暴な as they waited for the match to begin, the spectators began to get rowdy

    解説

  • 221

    rustic

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ひなびた/田舎の the british painter constable was famous for painting rustic scenes featuring life in the countryside

    解説

  • 222

    scathing

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 辛辣な the hollywood movie received one scathing review after another but that didn't stop millions from turning out to see it

    解説

  • 223

    spurious

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 誤った/偽の many historians considered the new interpretation to be a spurious one, arguing that it was based on a distortion of the evidence

    解説

  • 224

    succinct

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 簡潔な the movie critic's review of the new horror movie was succinct and to the pint, the film itself is a horror don't watch it

    解説

  • 225

    valiant

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 勇敢な

    解説

  • 226

    allude to

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~にそれとなく言及する the writer often alludes to russian novels in his essays

    解説

  • 227

    chalk up

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (得点勝利など)を上げる/(チョークで書いて)記録する the school soccer team chalked up another victory in what appeared to be an unstoppable march to the championship final

    解説

  • 228

    pull off

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~をやってのける/~をうまくやる the magicians said he would make everything on stage disappear but few people thought he could really pull it off

    解説

  • 229

    spur on

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~を刺激する/~に拍車をかける spurred on by the cheering crowd, the local favorite managed to overtake the national champion in the last few meters of the marathon

    解説

  • 230

    affiliate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 提携させる our radio station is not affiliated with any network

    解説

  • 231

    allot

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 割り当てる to prevent the speaker from exceeding their allotted time, a timekeeper was employed

    解説

  • 232

    amass

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~をためる/~を集める the young entrepreneur hopes to amass a vast personal fortune by the time he reaches 25

    解説

  • 233

    belittle

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 見くびる/軽視する my boss always laughs at my proposal during the meeting. i think he's belittling me just because i'm a woman

    解説

  • 234

    broach

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (話題などを)持ち出す in the end he didn't have the courage to broach the subject

    解説

  • 235

    burgeon

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 急成長する thanks to burgeoning demand for its molded plastic products, he are looking to build 3 more production plants

    解説

  • 236

    circumvent

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (法律などの)抜け道を見つける/裏をかく somehow the company managed to circumvent the rules and place a bid for the contract even after the official deadline had passed

    解説

  • 237

    concede

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • concede that ~=~であることを渋々認める though i strongly dislike her way of doing things, i will concede that she is an effective manager

    解説

  • 238

    condone

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (罪などを)大目にみる/許す the employee's behavior was condoned by the company in view of the circumstances

    解説

  • 239

    delegate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~に任せる/(会議などの)代表 you really need to learn how to delegate responsibility

    解説

  • 240

    eclipse

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 上回る/日食(欠けるイメージあるけど) the firm's sales eclipsed all expectations

    解説

  • 241

    elicit

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • elicit~from~=~から~を引き出す stephan had to give up is protest after he failed to elicit support from his co-workers

    解説

  • 242

    entice

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • entice~into doing~=~を誘い出して~させる the company combined attractive decors and locations with a low pricing policy in an attempt to entice potential customers into eating in their restaurants

    解説

  • 243

    epitomize

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~の典型である you truly epitomize the company's value of hard work,honesty and cooperation

    解説

  • 244

    exacerbate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 悪化させる if the coal mine is allowed to close, it will only exacerbate the problem of local unemployment

    解説

  • 245

    flounder

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 四苦八苦する despite his strong academic background, the new recruit floundered when put in charge of the research project and thus had to be replaced

    解説

  • 246

    infuse

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • infuse~with~=~を~に吹き込む active participation by the audience infused the seminar with energy

    解説

  • 247

    inhibit

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 阻止する

    解説

  • 248

    insinuate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ほのめかす the young recruit stormed out of the meeting after the manger insinuated that she had stolen his idea for the new project

    解説

  • 249

    interject

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (言葉を)さしはさむ when bill gave his presentation the CEO kept interjecting comments and correction which really disrupt the flow

    解説

  • 250

    liquidate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 換金する/清算する/粛清する facing bankruptcy, the furniture company was forced to liquidate its remaining assets to pay off its debts

    解説

  • 251

    nullify

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 無効にする/破棄する union leaders argued that the company's existing contract violated labor laws and demanded that it be nullified

    解説

  • 252

    orchestrate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 画策する many people suspected a rival of orchestrating a campaign to damage its reputation

    解説

  • 253

    oust

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (場所地位から)追い出す the directors voted to oust the president and replace him with a company outsider

    解説

  • 254

    perturb

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 不安にさせる/狼狽させる the executive was deeply perturbed because her flight had been canceled causing her to miss an important meeting

    解説

  • 255

    placate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • なだめる/なぐさめる the store manager hoped to placate the angry shoppers by offering discount coupons in place of the sale items that never arrived

    解説

  • 256

    rebut

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 反駁する the company started an ad campaign to rebut accusations in the press that it was taking advantage of workers in the 3rd world countries

    解説

  • 257

    reciprocate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ~に報いる/~を交換する the other side has made concessions and your side needs to reciprocate if these talks are to move forward

    解説

  • 258

    recoup

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (損失などを)取り戻す/埋め合わせる even though the stock market was down, he stayed in the market because he hoped to recoup some of his losses

    解説

  • 259

    refurbish

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 改装する/一新する the old hotel was completely refurbished at mark its 70 anniversary

    解説

  • 260

    reimburse

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • reimburse~for~=~に(経費などを)払い戻す/返済する will your company reimburse use for all travel expenses during the trip?

    解説

  • 261

    replenish

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 補充する make sure that you replenish the items on the shelves as soon as they are sold

    解説

  • 262

    resuscitate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 復活させる/生き返らせる the plan to open a new department had been in limbo for a decade until it was resuscitated by the university last year

    解説

  • 263

    squander

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 浪費する the company's profits were quickly squandered on luxury business travels

    解説

  • 264

    stipulate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • stipulate that~=~ということを明文化する company regulations stipulate that all machine operators undergo a safety training program before starting on the job

    解説

  • 265

    suffice

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 十分である our forecast is that 10000$should suffice

    解説

  • 266

    vent

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (感情などを)発散する/排出口 rather than vent his frustrations by shouting at his subordinates the manager would step outside and cool off when he felt angry

    解説

  • 267

    weather

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (困難などを)無事に乗り越える to the whole staff's credit, this company has weathered four years of recession without losing any market share

    解説

  • 268

    backlog

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 未処理の山/残務 getting through the enormous backlog of orders...

    解説

  • 269

    boon

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (~にとっての)利益/恩恵 this new translation software will be a boon to business people who have difficulty understanding english

    解説

  • 270

    brunt

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (避難攻撃などを)矢面 the working families would bear the brunt of the budget cuts

    解説

  • 271

    complement

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 定員/補完物 the company's search for new employees was terminated as soon as a full complement of salesmen had been hired

    解説

  • 272

    consignment

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 委託販売(品) Smith corporation received the first consignment of good on time this morning so it's looking very postive

    解説

  • 273

    crux

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 核心/最重要点 the crux of the matter is that we're going to have to close down all of our domestic plants if we don't reduce production costs dramatically

    解説

  • 274

    glitch

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (小さな)欠陥 the manufacturer recalled some of its computers after a glitch in the hard drive caused them to crash repeatedly

    解説

  • 275

    grievance

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 苦情 presentatives made a list of grievances they wanted addressed before they would agree to end the strike

    解説

  • 276

    headway

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 前進/進歩 the project team continued to make headway as the deadline approached

    解説

  • 277

    juncture

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 時期/時点 at this critical juncture in the negotiation, it's important that we stay unified in our demands

    解説

  • 278

    litany

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • くどい説明/a litany of~=うんざりするほどの多くの~ the public responded with a litany of complained

    解説

  • 279

    niche

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 得意分野/適所

    解説

  • 280

    ordeal

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 厳しい訓練/苦難 the ordeal of moving to a foreign city with no knowledge of the local language or culture was made much easier for men by the support of my new colleagues

    解説

  • 281

    outlay

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 支出/経費 there will be an initial outlay for the new equipment we need

    解説

  • 282

    perk

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (地位に伴う)特典 not only was the man's new job better paid, it had the added perk of free travel on public transport

    解説

  • 283

    pittance

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 雀の涙ほどの収入 cleaners at the company are very poorly paid, receiving a mere pittance for the work they do

    解説

  • 284

    premonition

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • premonition that~=~という(悪い)予感 sean bean had the premonition that his character is going to die again in the next movie as well

    解説

  • 285

    probation

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 仮採用/保護観察/執行猶予 if the new employee completes his probation period successfully he will be offered a permanent position

    解説

  • 286

    qualm

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 良心の呵責 sam had no qualm about tramling over his colleagues in order to get to the top

    解説

  • 287

    quandary

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ジレンマ/困惑 given the unstable market conditions, manager found themselves in a quandary over whether to increase or decrease production

    解説

  • 288

    quota

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • ノルマ/割り当て for every sale a salesperson makes above the monthly quota he or she receives a higher comission

    解説

  • 289

    ramification

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 結果/分派 what would be the possible ramification if we failed to meet the deadline specified in the contract?

    解説

  • 290

    redress

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 賠償/(賠償などを)保障する she would be seeking redress in court for sexual harassment

    解説

  • 291

    stalemate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 行き詰まり/膠着状態 negotiations between the union and management have reached a stalemate

    解説

  • 292

    stipend

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (定期的な)手当/給付金 the organization will not be able to pay you a fulltime salary for this job, but you will receive a small stipend to cover your daily expenses

    解説

  • 293

    windfall

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 予期せぬ幸運 the manufacturer was delighted to receive an unexpectedly large contract from the government, a windfall that assured the company's financial stability

    解説

  • 294

    adept

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • adept at/in~=(~に)熟練した/名人 her job requires her to be adept at turning an average article into an excellent one

    解説

  • 295

    anemic

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 活気のない/貧血症の the anemic rate of growth in the sale of the new car disappointed everyone in the company

    解説

  • 296

    commensurate

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • (~に)比例した/釣り合ったcommensurate with~ for this directorial position, salary is commensurate with experience

    解説

  • 297

    complacent

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 自己満足の/独りよがりの even though we currently have the largest market share, let's not be complacent

    解説

  • 298

    despondent

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 落胆した/失望した learning that the factory was to close next month, the workers came away from the meeting disappointed and despondent

    解説

  • 299

    haphazardly

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • でたらめに the training program for the new part time workers was carried out so haphazardly that many were confused about where they should report for work

    解説

  • 300

    hectic

    補足(例文と訳など)

    答え

    • 多忙な even with her hectic schedule, the CEO regularly took time to speak to individual workers on the assembly line

    解説

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