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folk

US [foʊk]
UK [fəʊk]
  • n.人们;民间音乐;亲属;各位
  • adj.传统民间的;民俗的;流传民间的;普通百姓的
  • Web民谣;民歌;民族
Plural Form:folks  
Folk
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n.
1.
[pl]
(informal)
人们people in general
ordinary working-class folk
普通劳动大众
I'd like a job working with old folk or kids.
我喜欢与老人或小孩打交道的工作。
the folks back home(= from the place where you come from)
家乡的乡亲父老
2.
[pl]
(informal)
各位;大伙儿a friendly way of addressing more than one person
Well, folks, what are we going to do today?
喂,伙计们,我们今天要干什么?
3.
[pl]
(informal)
亲属;家属;(尤指)爹妈the members of your family, especially your parents
How are your folks?
你爸妈好吗?
4.
[pl]
(某国、某地区或某生活方式的)普通百姓people from a particular country or region, or who have a particular way of life
country folk
乡下人
townsfolk
城里人
farming folk
农民
5.
[u]
民间音乐music in the traditional style of a country or community
a folk festival/concert
民间音乐节╱音乐会
adj.
1.
传统民间的;民俗的traditional and typical of the ordinary people of a country or community
folk art
民间艺术
a folk museum
民俗博物馆
2.
流传民间的;普通百姓的based on the beliefs of ordinary people
folk wisdom
民间智慧
Garlic is widely used in Chinese folk medicine.
大蒜广泛应用于中国民间医药。

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