light

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动词变化: "to light"

一般过去时: lit, lighted
过去分词: lit, lighted

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主要翻译
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (illumination)光,光亮,亮光,光明 n
 Could we have some light in the room? It's too dark.
 屋子里来点光好吗?太黑了。
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (lamp)灯,灯具,灯泡,灯盏 n
 We have three lights in this room.
 这间屋子有三盏灯。
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (traffic light)红绿灯,交通灯 n
 The traffic stopped when the light turned red.
 红灯亮时车辆行人都停下了。
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (viewpoint)  (比喻)观点,立场,态度,视角,方面 n
 He always saw things in a negative light.
 他老是从黑暗的一面来看事情。
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (weight)轻的,轻巧的,轻省的 adj
 Give me the heavy bag, and you can carry the light one.
 把重的包给我,你拿轻的。
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (faint)微弱的,微茫的,不明显的,淡淡的 adj
 You could only see a light line of the mountains.
 群山只见微茫的一线。
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (easy)简单的,轻松的,简易的,不费力的 adj
 Take a little light exercise - nothing too strenuous.
 做点儿简单的练习,别做太费力的。
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (colour: pale)  (色彩、色调)轻的,浅的,淡的 adj
 Have you seen my light blue shirt?
 你看到我那件浅蓝的衬衫了么?
light
light up
viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
(become bright)亮起来,变亮 vi
Note: 常作 light up
 Give it a moment and the room will light up.
 待一会儿屋子就会亮起来。
light vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (ignite)点燃,点着,燃着,点火 vtr
 I will light the petrol to set off the fire.
 我要点着汽油,好把火引燃。
 
其他翻译
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (person)  ()瘦的,轻的 adj
 For a light woman, she is very strong!
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (low alcoholic content)  ()度数低的,酒精含量低的 adj
 Some people prefer light beer to very alcoholic beverages.
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (easy to digest)易消化的,清淡的 adj
 While her husband ordered a steak, she ordered something lighter.
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (clothing)  (衣服)轻薄的,轻巧的,轻便的 adj
 You can wear a light jacket. It isn't too cold outside.
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (low volume)少量的 adj
 There was only light trading in the commodities markets due to the holiday.
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (low pressure)(接触时)用力小的,轻柔的 adj
 The masseur had a very light touch.
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (entertaining, not profound)  (谈话等)轻松的,随意的,不那么严肃的 adj
 We just engaged in light conversation, nothing serious.
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (trivial)消遣性的,娱乐性的 adj
 I prefer light entertainment, rather than serious theatre.
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (soil: sandy)  (土壤)沙质的,疏松的,含沙多的 adj
 Carrots are best grown in a light soil, rather than heavy clay.
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (delicate)  (舞步等)轻快的,轻盈的 adj
 The dancer executed some light and dainty steps.
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (carefree)轻松愉快的,无忧无虑的 adj
 The girls liked him for his light attitude towards life.
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (of low weight capacity)轻型的,轻载的,载重量低的 adj
 He has a licence to fly light aircraft.
light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (wind)  ()微弱的,轻微的 adj
 It will be mainly sunny, with a light breeze.
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (light bulb)灯泡 n
 The light has burned out in the kitchen. Can you replace it?
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (daylight)白天,日光 n
 You had better go to the shop while there is still light.
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (street lamp)路灯,街灯 n
 They installed lights on the street to make it safer to walk at night.
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (car: headlight)(车辆的)前灯,顶灯,车灯 n
 When it got dark, he turned the car's lights on.
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (lighthouse)灯塔 n
 The sailors were most relieved when they saw the light in the distance.
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (flame)(蜡烛等的)光亮,光线 n
 He could see her face in the light of the candle.
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (for insight)  (比喻)信息,启发性的事实 n
 Can you shed any light on his thought processes for us?
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (luminary)名人,杰出人物 n
 She is a leading light in the art world.
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (gleam)眼里隐约闪现的微光,忽闪而过的一个眼神 n
 She saw the light in his eyes and knew he had a good idea.
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (art: effect)  (绘画)亮部,亮色 n
 Look at the light on the woman's face in this painting.
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (small window)小的窗户,采光口 n
 Don't open the big window, just the corner light.
light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (cigarettes, smoking)打火机,火柴 n
 Hey, do you have a light?
light viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (take fire)燃烧起来 vi
 He threw on a match and the bonfire lighted.
light
light up
viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
(light material for smoking)点燃(香烟) vi
 Some people left the room when she pulled out a cigarette and lit up.
light
light up
viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
(brighten with joy)(因为喜悦等而)焕发光彩,容光焕发 vi
 He face lit up when she heard that her father was returning.
light vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (turn on)点亮 vtr
 The mayor flipped the switch to light the Christmas tree.
light vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (illuminate)照亮 vtr
 He finally found the lamp to light the room.
light vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (make bright)使…明亮 vtr
 Let's light up this room with some candles and flowers.
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主要翻译
lite adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (light: low-fat, low-sugar, etc.)  (非正式用语)低脂肪的,低糖的 adj
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复合形式:
light | lite |
beam of light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (narrow ray of light)光束,(一)束光 n
 The room was totally dark except for a small beam of light shining through a small hole in the roof.
black light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (ultraviolet lamp)  (紫外线或红外线灯)黑光灯 n
 Did you know that bodily fluids and scorpions are visible under a black light?
blinding light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (intensely bright light)刺眼的强光 n
 When lightening strikes, there is a blinding light and an instantaneous loud crack.
blinking light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (light that flashes on and off)忽明忽灭的光,闪烁的光 n
 The blinking lights on the ambulance were very bright.
bright light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (intense or harsh light)强光 n
qiáng guāng
 I had to cover my eyes because of the bright light.
bring to light vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (reveal, make known)揭露,揭发 vtr
 We should bring his outrageous actions to light.
Bud Light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. trademark (low-alcohol beer)  (商标)[啤酒品牌名] n
come to light v (be revealed)显露,显现 v
 Every day more information about the scandal comes to light.
dazzling light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (very bright light)耀眼的光 n
yào yǎn de guāng
 If you are in New York don't miss the dazzling lights of Broadway.
dim light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (low or soft light)微光,弱光 n
 I'm not calling you ugly but you definitely look best in a dim light.
fog light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (vehicle's headlight for foggy conditions)雾灯,雾天灯 n
 I use my fog lights so rarely that I can never remember where the switch is.
green light   (交通)绿灯
lǜ dēng
green light   (比喻)开绿灯,允许…
kāi lǜ dēng, yǔn xǔ …
grow light viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (day: arrive, dawn)天亮 vi
 It grows light around 6 am at this time of year.
grow light viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." figurative (become less of a burden)  (比喻)变轻 vi
biàn qīng
guiding light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative ([sb] who inspires or leads)  (比喻)指路人,指路明灯 n
 Nelson Mandela was a guiding light for South Africa, during a very difficult time in the country's history.
in light of preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (considering, in view of)考虑到,鉴于 prep
 In light of the weather forecast, maybe we'd better postpone the picnic.
in the light of preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." figurative (in view of, given)  (比喻)鉴于,考虑到 prep
 In the light of recent developments it would be appropriate to review the arrangements.
in the light of preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." literal (illuminated by)  (本义)在…的灯光下 prep
incandescent light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (type of electric light )白炽灯光 n
leading light 某领域的重要人物
mǒu lǐng yù de zhòng yào rén wù
light blue nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (pale blue colour)浅蓝色,淡蓝色 n
 The sky is usually light blue during the day.
light brown nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (pale brown colour)浅棕色,淡棕色 n
 The police described the attacker as tall with short light brown hair.
 The old leather bag had faded to light brown.
light green nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (pale green colour)浅绿色,淡绿色 n
light hearted
light-hearted
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(humorous, not serious)无忧无虑的,心情愉快的 adj
Note: hyphen used when term is an adj before a noun 短语用于名词前作形容词时需用连字符连接
 Her new book takes a light-hearted look at family life.
light switch nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (lever or knob for controlling a light)电灯开关 n
 I entered the darkened room and reached for the light switch.
light up vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." literal (illuminate)  (本义)照亮 vtr
zhào liàng
 The dim lamp hardly lights up the room.
light up vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." figurative (brighten)  (比喻)使明亮,使开颜 vtr
 I love you -- you light up my life.
night light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (soft room light left on at night)夜灯,夜间照明灯 n
 My daughter is afraid of the dark so she sleeps with a night light in her bedroom.
pilot light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (light indicating gas supply)(煤气炉中的)长明火,引火的小火苗 n
 The gas central heating wouldn't come on because the pilot light was out.
ray of light 一缕光线
yì lǚ guāng xiàn
rear light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (vehicle's tail or back light)  (车辆)尾灯 n
wěi dēng
 I broke a rear light on my car when I was backing up and ran into a tree.
red light   (交通信号灯)红灯
hóng dēng
see [sth] in a new light 从新角度来看待某事
cóng xīn jiǎo dù lái kàn dài mǒu shì
see the light 明白,理解
míng bái, lǐ jiě
see the light of day 开始存在,问世
kāi shǐ cún zài, wèn shì
shining light 明亮的光线
míng liàng de guāng xiàn
throw light on 阐明,使别人了解
chǎn míng, shǐ bié rén liǎo jiě
traffic light 交通信号灯,红绿灯
jiāo tōng xìn hào dēng, hóng lǜ dēng
turn on the light v (switch the light on)开灯,打开灯 v
 I always turn on the light when I walk into the room.
very light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (highly illuminated)非常亮的,很亮的 adj
 The room was very light; I was dazzled as I walked in.
very light adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (extremely lightweight)非常轻的,很轻的 adj
 A feather is very light object.
yellow light nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (amber traffic signal)  (美国用法)黄色交通信号灯 n
 A yellow light indicates caution.
 When you see a yellow light ahead you should begin to apply the brakes.
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