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elbow

US [ˈelboʊ]
UK [ˈelbəʊ]
  • n.肘;弯头;肘状物;曲折
  • v.用肘推;挤进;跻身进来;讨价还价
  • Web肘部;手肘;弯管
Plural Form:elbows  Past Participle:elbowed  Present Participle:elbowing  
elbow
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n.
1.
肘;肘部the joint between the upper and lower parts of the arm where it bends in the middle
She jabbed him with her elbow.
她用胳膊肘捅他。
He's fractured his elbow.
他肘部骨折。
2.
(衣服的)肘部the part of a piece of clothing that covers the elbow
The jacket was worn at the elbows.
这件夹克衫的肘部磨破了。
3.
(管子、烟囱等的)弯处,弯头a part of a pipe, chimney , etc. where it bends at a sharp angle
IDM
get the elbow
(informal)
被排斥;被甩;被撵走to be told by sb that they no longer want to have a relationship with you; to be told to go away
give sb the elbow
(informal)
排斥;甩掉;撵走to tell sb that you no longer want to have a relationship with them; to tell sb to go away
v.
1.
~ sb/sth (+adv./prep.)
用肘推;用肘挤to push sb with your elbow, usually in order to get past them
She elbowed me out of the way to get to the front of the line.
她用肘部把我推开朝队伍前面挤。
He elbowed his way through the crowd.
他用手肘从人群中挤了过去。

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