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strained

US [streɪnd]
UK [streɪnd]
  • adj.神色不宁的;紧张的;憔悴的;不友好的
  • v.“strain”的过去分词和过去式
  • Web不自然的;拉紧的;勉强的
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adj.
1.
神色不宁的;紧张的;憔悴的showing the effects of worry or pressure
Her face looked strained and weary.
她的脸色显得憔悴疲惫。
He spoke in a low, strained voice.
他焦虑地低声说话。
2.
紧张的;不友好的not relaxed or friendly
There was a strained atmosphere throughout the meeting.
会议自始至终气氛紧张。
Relations between the two families are strained.
两家关系紧张。
3.
不自然的;做作的;勉强的not natural; produced by a deliberate effort
She gave a strained laugh.
她不自然地大笑了一声。

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