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punctuate

US [ˈpʌŋktʃuˌeɪt]
UK [ˈpʌŋktʃueɪt]
  • v.不时打断;给…加标点符号
  • Web强调;加标点于;不时介入
Simple Present:punctuates  Present Participle:punctuating  Past Tense:punctuated  
punctuate
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v.
1.
[t][oftpass]
~ sth (with sth)
不时打断to interrupt sth at intervals
Her speech was punctuated by bursts of applause.
她的讲演不时被阵阵掌声打断。
2.
[i][t]
~ (sth)
给…加标点符号to divide writing into sentences and phrases by using special marks, for example commas, question marks, etc.

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Definition:
Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
Source:AllAll,DictionaryDictionary,WebWeb
Difficulty:AllAll,EasyEasy,MiddleMiddle,HardHard
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