earthquake

[ˈɜːθˌkweɪk] [ɜrθˌkweɪk]

n. 地震

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2017年11月13日,伊拉克发生7.2地震 (7.2-magnitude earthquake),震中(epicenter)位于北纬34.9度、东经45.75度,震源深度23.2公里(struck at depth of about 23.2km)。伊拉克首都巴格达等多地及伊朗西部均有强烈震感(tremors)。

详细释义

源自:《新世纪英汉大词典》Collins外研社

  • 四级
  • 专四
  • 雅思基础
n /ˈɜːθˌkweɪk/

地震

  • There has been an earthquake in Japan.

    日本发生了一次地震。

  • The abbey had been destroyed in an earthquake.

    这个修道院在一次地震中被摧毁了。

  • the San Francisco earthquake

    旧金山大地震

剧变;动乱

  • There has been an earthquake in our family life.

    我们的家庭生活经历了一次剧变。

  • a political earthquake that shattered the ruling party

    击溃执政党的一次政治动乱

comp /ˈɜːθˌkweɪk/

地震的;地震造成的

  • Volunteers have also gone to the earthquake zone.

    志愿者也去了震区。

  • Britain is to send aid to the earthquake victims.

    英国将会援助地震灾民。

英英释义

n.
shaking and vibration at the surface of the earth resulting from underground movement along a fault plane of from volcanic activity
a disturbance that is extremely disruptive

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同义词:

upheaval

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