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conspicuous

US [kənˈspɪkjuəs]
UK [kənˈspɪkjʊəs]
  • adj.易见的;明显的;惹人注意的
  • Web显著的;显眼的;引人注目的
conspicuous
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adj.
1.
易见的;明显的;惹人注意的easy to see or notice; likely to attract attention
Mary's red hair always made her conspicuous at school.
玛丽的红头发在学校里总是很惹眼。
I felt very conspicuous in my new car.
坐在我的新车里,我感到十分惹人注目。
The advertisements were all posted in a conspicuous place.
广告都贴在了显眼的地方。
The event was a conspicuous success(= a very great one) .
这项活动至为成功。
IDM
When it came to cleaning up afterwards, Anne was conspicuous by her absence.
后来到打扫时,本应在场的安妮却因为不在而引起了注意。
conspicuous by your absence
(本应在场)因缺席而招人注意not present in a situation or place, when it is obvious that you should be there
When it came to cleaning up afterwards, Anne was conspicuous by her absence.
后来到打扫时,本应在场的安妮却因为不在而引起了注意。

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