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  • 剑雅词频:126

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    常考释义

    • adv. 较少地;较小地;更小地;adj. 较少的;较小的;prep. 减去;n. 较少;较小;n. (Less)人名;(德、意、匈、芬)莱斯
    雅思常考例句

    And there's also a reptile park in town - that costs more or less the same.

    而且镇上还有个爬行动物公园,这会花差不多的钱。

    来源于:剑雅5-Test1
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    • adv. less a … than a … ;less like a … than a … :不像…更像…;与其说…倒不如说…

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      Trade union leadership in those days was less a career than a vocation.

      那个时候的工会领导与其说是一份职业,倒不如说是一种使命。

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    • adv. less and less:(程度或数量上)越来越低地,越来越少地;(表示某事发生的次数)越来越少地,渐渐减少地

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      She sounded less and less eager to come with us.

      她听上去越来越没那么渴望和我们一起来。

      We go out less and less.

      我们出去的次数越来越少。

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    • adv. less than … :(用在形容词前)毫不…,完全不…,一点儿都不…

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      Her greeting was less than enthusiastic.

      她的问候一点儿也不热情。

      She was less than helpful.

      她一点儿忙也不帮。

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    • adv. still less;much less;even less:(用于否定句后)更何况,更不用说

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      I never talked about the marriage, still less about my ex-wife.

      我从未谈论过婚姻,更别提谈论我的前妻了。

      He didn't have a girlfriend, much less a wife.

      他连女朋友都没有,更不用说有妻子了。

      She did not understand our feelings, and those of her family even less.

      她连我们的感受都不能理解,更不用说她家人的感受了。

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    • adv. the less … the more … :…越少…就越多

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      The less he works, the more he complains.

      他工作得越少,抱怨就越多。

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    • adv. 较少;更少

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      He still eats meat, but far less often.

      他还吃肉,但次数少多了。

      He goes out less than he used to.

      他不像以前那样经常出去了。

      I visit him less than I should.

      我没有像我应该做的那样经常去拜访他。

      We are eating more and exercising less.

      我们吃得多了,锻炼却少了。

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    • adv. (与以往或一般情况相比)较轻地,较差地,较小地

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      Vegetarians are less likely to suffer from obesity.

      素食者患肥胖症的可能性较小。

      He's a lot less intelligent than her.

      他远不如她聪明。

      I often think about those less fortunate than me.

      我经常想到那些不如我幸运的人。

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    • pron. less and less:(程度或数量)越来越低,越来越少

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      Many basic goods are now rationed. less and less is available.

      很多基本商品现在都要定量供给。能买到的东西越来越少。

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    • pron. no less than:多达;不少于

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      No less than 45% of the electorate abstained.

      多达45%的选民弃权了。

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    • pron. no less:(用于表示惊讶、钦佩,常含讽刺意味)居然,竟然

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      I met the Prime Minister, no less!

      我居然遇到了首相!

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    • pron. to think less of sb;to think any less of sb;to think the less of sb;to think any the less of sb:对某人评价不高;认为某人不怎么样

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      No one will think any less of you if you own up.

      如果你坦白承认的话,没有人会看轻你的。

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    • pron. 不那么多;更少;较少

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      A bit less, please.

      请再少一点儿。

      It cost a bit less than we thought.

      费用比我们想的少了一点点。

      Motorways actually cover less than 0.1 percent of the countryside.

      乡村高速公路的覆盖率实际上不到0.1%。

      Less than a half hour later he returned upstairs.

      不到半个小时后他回到了楼上。

      Last year less of the money went into high-technology companies.

      去年投向高科技公司的资金较少。

      I see less of them now they've moved.

      他们搬走了,我现在很少看到他们了。

      Poverty is less of a problem now than it used to be.

      现在贫穷问题已较过去有所缓解。

      The book was less of a success than I'd hoped.

      这本书不像我所希望的那么成功。

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    • prep. 减去;扣除

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      It costs £500 less tax.

      扣除税款,费用是500英镑。

      Less 10% discount

      减去10%的折扣

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