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US [ɪnˈsted]
UK [ɪn'sted]
  • adv.代替;反而;顶替;却
  • Web相反;改为;替代
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adv.
1.
代替;顶替;反而;却in the place of sb/sth
Lee was ill so I went instead.
李病了,所以我代他去了。
He didn't reply. Instead, he turned on his heel and left the room.
他没有回答,反而转身离开了房间。
She said nothing, preferring instead to save her comments till later.
她什么也没说,而是想稍后再作评论。

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