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shellacking

US [ʃəˈlækɪŋ]
UK [ʃə'lækɪŋ]
  • n.虫胶;紫(胶虫)胶;通常用于美式英语
  • v.以虫胶清漆覆盖;用虫胶清漆涂刷;轻易击败
  • Web击溃;惨败;鞭打
Plural Form:shellackings  
shellacking
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n.
1.
[u]
虫胶;紫(胶虫)胶a natural substance used in making varnish to protect surfaces and make them hard
v.
1.
~ sth
以虫胶清漆覆盖;用虫胶清漆涂刷to cover sth with shellac
2.
[usupass]
(informal)
~ sb
轻易击败to defeat sb very easily
The Republicans got shellacked in the elections.
共和党在选举中一败涂地。

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