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austere

US [ɔˈstɪr]
UK [ɔːˈstɪə(r)]
  • adj.朴素的;简陋的;无华饰的;严肃的
  • Web严峻的;严厉的;简朴的
austere
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adj.
1.
朴素的;简陋的;无华饰的simple and plain; without any decorations
her austere bedroom with its simple narrow bed
她那仅有一张窄床的简陋卧室
2.
严肃的;严厉的strict and serious in appearance and behaviour
My father was a distant, austere man.
我父亲是个难以接近的严肃的人。
3.
苦行的;禁欲的allowing nothing that gives pleasure; not comfortable
the monks' austere way of life
僧侣的苦行生活方式

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