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superficial

US [ˌsupərˈfɪʃ(ə)l]
UK [ˌsuːpə(r)ˈfɪʃ(ə)l]
  • adj.粗略的;肤浅的;粗枝大叶的;浅薄的
  • Web表面的
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adj.
1.
粗略的;肤浅的;粗枝大叶的;浅薄的not studying or looking at sth thoroughly; seeing only what is obvious
a superficial analysis
粗略的分析
The book shows only a superficial understanding of the historical context.
这部书表现出对历史背景肤浅的理解。
2.
表面的;外面的;外表的appearing to be true, real or important until you look at it more carefully
superficial differences/similarities
表面的相异╱相似之处
When you first meet her, she gives a superficial impression of warmth and friendliness.
初次见面时,她总给人以热情亲切的表面印象。
3.
表层的;表皮的only affecting the surface and therefore not serious
a superficial injury
皮外伤
superficial burns
表面烧伤
4.
浅薄的;肤浅的not concerned with anything serious or important and lacking any depth of understanding or feeling
a superficial friendship
浅薄的交情
The guests engaged in superficial chatter.
客人闲聊起来。
She's so superficial!
她太肤浅了!
5.
表面的;浅表的of or on the surface of sth
superficial veins
浅静脉
a superficial deposit of acidic soils
沉积在表层的酸性土壤

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