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cynical

US [ˈsɪnɪk(ə)l]
UK ['sɪnɪk(ə)l]
  • adj.认为人皆自私的;愤世嫉俗的;悲观的;怀疑的
  • Web嘲讽般的笑容;犬儒;冷嘲热讽的
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adj.
1.
认为人皆自私的;愤世嫉俗的believing that people only do things to help themselves rather than for good or honest reasons
Do you have to be so cynical about everything?
你非得怀疑一切吗?
a cynical view/smile
愤世嫉俗的观点;讥笑
2.
悲观的;怀疑的not believing that sth good will happen or that sth is important
I'm a bit cynical about the benefits of the plan.
我对这项计划的成效有点儿怀疑。
3.
只顾自己不顾他人的;见利忘义的not caring that sth might hurt other people, if there is some advantage for you
a cynical disregard for the safety of others
只顾自己不顾他人安危
a deliberate and cynical foul
存心恶意犯规

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