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river

US [ˈrɪvər]
UK [ˈrɪvə(r)]
  • n.河;河流
  • Web江;河牌;川
Plural Form:rivers  
river
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n.
1.
河;江a natural flow of water that continues in a long line across land to the sea/ocean
the River Thames
泰晤士河
the Hudson River
哈得孙河
on the banks of the river(= the ground at the side of a river)
在河岸上
to travel up/down river(= in the opposite direction to/in the same direction as the way in which the river is flowing)
逆流而上;顺流而下
the mouth of the river(= where it enters the sea/ocean)
河口
Can we swim in the river ?
我们可以下河游泳吗?
a boat on the river
河上的一条船
They have a house on the river(= beside it) .
他们在河边有栋房子。
2.
~ (of sth)
(液体)涌流a large amount of liquid that is flowing in a particular direction
Rivers of molten lava flowed down the mountain.
大量的熔岩顺着山坡流下来。

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