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monumental

US [ˌmɑnjəˈment(ə)l]
UK [ˌmɒnjʊˈment(ə)l]
  • adj.重要的;意义深远的;不朽的;非常大(或好、坏、蠢等)的
  • Web纪念碑的;极大的;纪念物的
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adj.
1.
[ubn]
重要的;意义深远的;不朽的very important and having a great influence, especially as the result of years of work
Gibbon's monumental work ‘The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire’
吉本的不朽著作《罗马帝国衰亡史》
2.
[obn]
非常大(或好、坏、蠢等)的very large, good, bad, stupid, etc.
a book of monumental significance
一本意义非凡的书
We have a monumental task ahead of us.
极其繁重的工作在等着我们。
It seems like an act of monumental folly.
这似乎是一种非常愚蠢的行为。
3.
[obn]
作为纪念碑的;纪念碑上的appearing in or serving as a monument
a monumental inscription/tomb
碑文;陵墓
a monumental mason(= a person who makes monuments )
纪念碑石工

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