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ply

US [plaɪ]
UK [plaɪ]
  • n.
  • v.定时往来;定期行驶;(娴熟地)使用
  • Web厚度;层数;帘布层
Simple Present:plies  Present Participle:plying  Past Tense:plied  
ply
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v.
1.
[i][t]
定时往来;定期行驶to travel regularly along a particular route or between two particular places
Ferries ply across a narrow strait to the island.
渡船定时穿越狭窄的海峡驶向海岛。
Buses ply regularly to and from these places.
公交车定时往返于这些地方。
canals plied by gondolas and steam boats
有小划船和蒸汽船往来的运河
2.
[t]
~ sth
(娴熟地)使用to use a tool, especially in a skilful way
The tailor delicately plied his needle.
裁缝精巧地飞针走线。
IDM
ply your trade
从事工作;做事to do your work or business
taxis plying for hire outside the theatre
在剧院外招揽乘客的出租车
ply for hire/trade/business
招徕顾客;等生意to look for customers, passengers, etc. in order to do business
taxis plying for hire outside the theatre
在剧院外招揽乘客的出租车
n.
1.
[u]
(毛线、绳子、木板等的计量单位)股,层,厚a measurement of wool, rope, wood, etc. that tells you how thick it is
four-ply knitting yarn
四股毛线

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