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exertion

US [ɪɡˈzɜrʃ(ə)n]
UK [ɪɡˈzɜː(r)ʃ(ə)n]
  • n.运用;行使;努力;费力
  • Web尽力;发挥;用力
Plural Form:exertions  
exertion
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n.
1.
[u]
努力;尽力;费力physical or mental effort; the act of making an effort
She was hot and breathless from the exertion of cycling uphill.
她骑车上山累得全身发热,喘不过气来。
He needed to relax after the exertions of a busy day at work.
他忙碌工作了一天后需要休息。
2.
[sing]
行使;运用;施加the use of power to make sth happen
the exertion of force/strength/authority
使用武力;使劲;行使权力

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