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nettle

US [ˈnet(ə)l]
UK ['net(ə)l]
  • v.使烦恼;使生气
  • n.荨麻
  • Web激怒;荨麻叶;荨蔴
Plural Form:nettles  Present Participle:nettling  Past Tense:nettled  
nettle
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n.
1.
荨麻a wild plant with leaves that have pointed edges, are covered in fine hairs and sting if you touch them
v.
1.
[usupass]
(informal)
~ sb.it nettles sb that…
使烦恼;使生气to make sb slightly angry
My remarks clearly nettled her.
我的话显然惹恼了她。

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