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squarely

US [ˈskwerli]
UK [ˈskweə(r)li]
  • adv.正对着地;径直地;不偏不倚地;直截了当
  • Web断然地;方形地;公正地
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adv.
1.
正对着地;径直地;不偏不倚地directly; not at an angle or to one side
She looked at me squarely in the eye.
她直直地看着我的眼睛。
He stood squarely in front of them, blocking the entrance.
他就对着他们站在那里,挡住入口。
We must meet the challenge squarely(= not try to avoid it).
我们必须正面迎接这一挑战。
2.
直截了当;明确无误;毫不含糊地directly or exactly; without confusion
The responsibility for the crisis rests squarely on the government.
这一危机的责任全在政府。

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