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slums is slum's Plural Form

slum

US [slʌm]
UK [slʌm]
  • n.贫民窟;棚屋区
  • v.过简朴生活
  • Web贫民区;贫窟;平民窟
Plural Form:slums  Past Tense:slummed  Present Participle:slumming  
slums
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n.
1.
贫民窟;棚屋区an area of a city that is very poor and where the houses are dirty and in bad condition
a slum area
贫民区
city/urban slums
城市贫民窟
She was brought up in the slums of Leeds.
她是在利兹的贫民区长大的。
v.
1.
[i]
(informal)
(短期)去贫穷地方体验生活,过简朴生活to spend time in places or conditions that are much worse than those you are used to
There are plenty of ways you can cut costs on your trip without slumming.
在旅行中,有许多办法既可以减少开销又不至于让自己过得太苦。
IDM
Several businessmen had to slum it in economy class.
几个商人只好将就着坐在经济舱里。
slum it
将就着过简朴生活;过穷日子to accept conditions that are worse than those you are used to
Several businessmen had to slum it in economy class.
几个商人只好将就着坐在经济舱里。

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