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wane

US [weɪn]
UK [weɪn]
  • v.衰落;减弱;缺;亏
  • n.衰退(期);(木材的)缺损;月亏(期)
  • Web减少;变小;亏缺
Simple Present:wanes  Present Participle:waning  Past Tense:waned  
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v.
1.
[i]
衰落;衰败;败落;减弱to become gradually weaker or less important
Her enthusiasm for the whole idea was waning rapidly.
她对整个想法的热情迅速冷淡了下来。
2.
[i]
缺;亏to appear slightly smaller each day after being round and full
n.
IDM
Her popularity has been on the wane for some time.
她的人气一段时间以来江河日下。
on the wane
变小;衰落;减弱;败落becoming smaller, less important or less common
Her popularity has been on the wane for some time.
她的人气一段时间以来江河日下。

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