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wick

US [wɪk]
UK [wɪk]
  • n.灯芯;烛芯
  • v.吸走
  • Web威克;油绳;棉芯
Plural Form:wicks  
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n.
1.
烛芯the piece of string in the centre of a candle which you light so that the candle burns
2.
灯芯the piece of material in an oil lamp which absorbs the oil and which you light so that the lamp burns
IDM
get on sbs wick
(informal)
激怒(某人);招惹(某人)to annoy sb
v.
1.
~ sth (away)
(指材料)吸干,吸取,吸走(of a material) to take small drops of liquid from an area and move them away
Wool socks wick away sweat.
羊毛袜吸汗。

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