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painfully

US [ˈpeɪnf(ə)li]
UK ['peɪnf(ə)li]
  • adv.非常地;令人痛苦地;令人烦恼地;使人疼痛地
  • Web痛苦的;让你痛苦;使人心烦地
painfully
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adv.
1.
非常地;令人痛苦地;令人烦恼地extremely, and in a way that makes you feel annoyed, upset, etc.
Their son was painfully shy .
他们的儿子非常害羞。
The dog was painfully thin .
那条狗瘦得可怜。
He was painfully aware of his lack of experience.
他痛苦地意识到自己缺乏经验。
Progress has been painfully slow .
进度慢得令人焦急。
2.
使人疼痛地;令人苦恼地in a way that causes you physical or emotional pain
He banged his knee painfully against the desk.
他的膝盖撞到桌子上,疼得很。
3.
吃力地;艰难地with a lot of effort and difficulty
painfully acquired experience
艰难获得的经验

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