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EN[əˈɹaʊnd] [əˈɹæwnd] [-aʊnd]
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    Definition of around in English Dictionary

  • 形容词 (Adjective)PREa-
    1. INF (with the verb "to be") Alive; existing.
      1. Turbines have been around for a long time—windmills and water wheels are early examples. The name comes from the Latin turbo, meaning vortex, and thus the defining property of a turbine is that a fluid or gas turns the blades of a rotor, which is attached to a shaft that can perform useful work.
  • 副词 (Adverb)
    1. Generally.
      1. From place to place.
        1. There are rumors going around that the company is bankrupt. ‎
        2. She went around the office and got everyone to sign the card. ‎
        3. Look around and see what you find. ‎
        4. We moved the furniture around in the living room. ‎
      2. From one state or condition to an opposite or very different one; with a metaphorical change in direction; bringing about awareness or agreement.
        1. The team wasn't doing well, but the new coach really turned things around. ‎
        2. He used to stay up late but his new girlfriend changed that around. ‎
        3. The patient was unconscious but the doctor brought him around quickly. ‎ (see bring around, come around)
        4. I didn't think he would ever like the new design, but eventually we brought him around. ‎ (see bring around, come around)
      3. (with turn, spin, etc.) Partially or completely rotated, including to face in the opposite direction.
        1. Turn around at the end of this street. ‎
        2. She spun around a few times. ‎
      4. Used with verbs to indicate repeated or continuous action, or in numerous locations or with numerous people.
        1. Stop kidding around. I'm serious. ‎
        2. I asked around, and no-one really liked it. ‎
        3. Shopping around can get you a better deal. ‎
        4. When are you going to stop whoring around, find a nice girl, and give us grandchildren? ‎
    2. 介系词 (Preposition)
      1. Defining a circle or closed curve containing a thing.
        1. I planted a row of lillies around the statue.  The jackals began to gather around [someone or something]. ‎
      2. Following the perimeter of a specified area and returning to the starting point.
        1. We walked around the football field.  She went around the track fifty times. ‎
      3. Following a path which curves near an object, with the object on the inside of the curve.
        1. The road took a brief detour around the large rock formation, then went straight on. ‎
      4. (of distance, time) Near; in the vicinity of.
        1. I left my keys somewhere around here.  I left the house around 10 this morning.  There isn't another house here for miles around.  I'll see you around [the neighbourhood, etc.] ‎
      5. At various places in.
        1. The pages from the notebook were scattered around the room.  Those teenagers like to hang around the mall. ‎
    3. 更多范例
      1. 用于句中
        • On the screen, big-bosomed blondes intimidated bad guys who looked like waiters at the Ivy, everyone double-handing their guns in absurd poses, tossing around 'perp' and 'forensics.'
        • The campers decided to have a wiener roast before singing songs around the campfire.
        • It simply will not do to have dozens of children running around such a quiet event. ‎
      2. 用于句首
        • Around the time of my parents' divorce, I learned that reading could also give me space.
        • Around 1960 the town house —— 1081 Fifth Avenue, at 89th Street —— was pulled down to make way for 1080 Fifth Avenue, and the boiseries were removed.
        • Around half of the participants said SRH is important matter of concern only for sexually active people and nonindulgence in premarital or high risk sex ensures good SRH.
      3. 用于句尾
        • You noticed a habit of mine once. I never make gestures. All Belters have that trait. It's because on a small mining ship you could hit something waving your arms around.
        • Seeing the British establishment struggle with the financial sector is like watching an alcoholic who still resists the idea that something drastic needs to happen for him to turn his life around.
        • I don't know the answer to that, but maybe someone else does - I'll ask around.
    • 词类阶层 (Part-of-Speech Hierarchy)
      1. 形容词
        • 无法比较形容词
        • 副词
          • 不可比的副词
          • 語素
            • 字首
              • 字首词
                • Words prefixed with a-
            • 介系词
            相关连结:
            1. en aroundness
            2. en around the Horn
            3. en around the bend
            4. en around the world
            5. en around-the-clock
            资料来源: 维基词典
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            Meaning of around for the defined word.

            在语法上,这个单字"around"是一个形容词,更具体地来说,是一个无法比较形容词。它同时也是一个副词,更具体地来说,是一个不可比的副词。它同时也是一个語素,更具体地来说,是一个字首。它同时也是一个介系词
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            明确性: 级别 9
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