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harsh

US [hɑrʃ]
UK [hɑː(r)ʃ]
  • adj.残酷的;严酷的;严厉的;恶劣的
  • Web刺耳的;粗糙的;苛刻的
Comparative Degree:harsher  Superlative:harshest  
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adj.
1.
残酷的;严酷的;严厉的cruel, severe and unkind
The punishment was harsh and unfair.
处罚很重而且不公平。
The minister received some harsh criticism .
部长受到了严厉的批评。
the harsh treatment of slaves
对奴隶的虐待
He regretted his harsh words.
他对自己的刻薄言辞感到后悔。
We had to face up to the harsh realities of life sooner or later.
我们迟早都得正视生活的严酷现实。
2.
恶劣的;艰苦的very difficult and unpleasant to live in
a harsh winter/wind/climate
寒冷的冬天;凛冽的风;恶劣的气候
the harsh conditions of poverty which existed for most people at that time
那时大多数人所面对的艰苦境况
3.
强烈刺眼的;丑陋的too strong and bright; ugly or unpleasant to look at
harsh colours
扎眼的色彩
She was caught in the harsh glare of the headlights.
她遭到车前灯的强光照射。
the harsh lines of concrete buildings
混凝土建筑物的粗陋线条
4.
刺耳的;难听的unpleasant to listen to
a harsh voice
刺耳的嗓音
5.
粗糙的;毛糙的;刺激性强的too strong and rough and likely to damage sth
harsh detergents
刺激性强的洗涤剂

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