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grate

US [ɡreɪt]
UK [ɡreɪt]
  • n.炉条;炉箅;下水道孔盖
  • v.磨碎(食物);使人烦躁;使人烦恼;使人难受
  • Web壁炉;炉排;炉栅
Plural Form:grates  Present Participle:grating  Past Tense:grated  
grate
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n.
1.
炉条;炉箅a metal frame for holding the wood or coal in a fireplace
2.
下水道孔盖a frame of metal bars over the opening to a drain in the ground
v.
1.
[t]
~ sth
擦碎,磨碎(食物)to rub food against a grater in order to cut it into small pieces
grated apple/carrot/cheese, etc.
擦成细丝的苹果、胡萝卜、干酪等
2.
[i]
使人烦躁;使人烦恼;使人难受to irritate or annoy sb
Her voice really grates on me.
她的声音真叫我难受。
It grated with him when people implied he wasn't really British.
当有人暗示他不是地道的英国人时,他很是恼火。
3.
[i][t]
(使)发出刺耳的声音,发出吱吱嘎嘎的摩擦声when two hard surfacesgrate as they rub together, they make a sharp unpleasant sound; sb can also make one thinggrate against another
The rusty hinges grated as the gate swung back.
大门荡了回去,生锈的铰链发出吱嘎吱嘎的刺耳声。
He grated his knife across the plate.
他用刀子划过盘子时发出刺耳的声音。

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