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needle

US [ˈnid(ə)l]
UK [ˈniːd(ə)l]
  • n.针;针头;指针;缝针
  • v.穿过;刺激;拿针缝;拿针穿
  • Web针状物;编织针;缝衣针
Plural Form:needles  Present Participle:needling  Past Tense:needled  
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n.
缝纫for sewing
1.
针;缝衣针a small thin piece of steel that you use for sewing, with a point at one end and a hole for the thread at the other
a needle and thread
针线
the eye(= hole) of a needle
针眼
编织for knitting
2.
编织针a long thin piece of plastic or metal with a point at one end that you use for knitting. You usually use two together.
knitting needles
编织针
药品for drugs
3.
注射针;针头a very thin, pointed piece of steel used on the end of a syringe for putting a drug into sb's body, or for taking blood out of it
a hypodermic needle
皮下注射器针头
仪器on instrument
4.
指针a thin piece of metal on a scientific instrument that moves to point to the correct measurement or direction
The compass needle was pointing north.
罗盘指针指向北方。
松树on pine tree
5.
[usupl]
针叶;松针the thin, hard, pointed leaf of a pine tree
唱机on record player
6.
唱针;磁针the very small pointed piece of metal that touches a record that is being played in order to produce the sound
IDM
Searching for one man in this city is like looking for a needle in a haystack.
在这个城市里找一个人无异于大海捞针。
a needle in a haystack
草垛里的针;几乎不可能找到的东西a thing that is almost impossible to find
Searching for one man in this city is like looking for a needle in a haystack.
在这个城市里找一个人无异于大海捞针。
v.
1.
(informal)
~ sb
刺激;故意招惹;(尤指)不断地数落to deliberately annoy sb, especially by criticizing them continuously
Don't let her needle you.
别让她数落你。

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