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hover

US [ˈhɒvə(r)]
UK [ˈhɒvə(r)]
  • v.盘旋;徘徊;犹豫;巡弋
  • Web翱翔;悬停;盘旋于
Simple Present:hovers  Present Participle:hovering  Past Tense:hovered  
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v.
1.
[i]
(+ adv./prep.)
翱翔;盘旋to stay in the air in one place
A hawk hovered over the hill.
一只鹰在小山的上空翱翔。
2.
[i]
(+ adv./prep.)
踌躇,彷徨(尤指在某人身边)to wait somewhere, especially near sb, in a shy or uncertain manner
He hovered nervously in the doorway.
他在门口紧张地来回踱步。
3.
[i]
+ adv./prep.
靠近(某事物);处于不稳定状态to stay close to sth, or to stay in an uncertain state
Temperatures hovered around freezing.
气温在冰点上下徘徊。
He hovered on the edge of consciousness.
他似醒非醒。
A smile hovered on her lips.
她的嘴上挂着一丝笑容。

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