flatter

英[ˈflætə(r)]美[ˈflætər]

vt. 奉承;諂媚;使高興

英語釋義

  • praise somewhat dishonestly

片語

cambered flatter球形校正錘

flatter greatly不勝榮幸

flatter on在…(方面)恭維

shameless flatter方〉∶指奉迎拍馬

flatter oneself自鳴得意;自以為是

flatter distribution[統計]

flatter surface高精平面

Flatter Face劈面

to flatter灌米湯

You flatter你抬舉了

相似詞

compliment恭維;稱贊

adulate過分稱贊;諂媚;奉承

fawn討好;(鹿)生小鹿;(尤指狗)搖尾乞憐

praise贊揚,稱贊;(對上帝的)頌揚;崇拜

blandish奉承;哄騙

romance(Romance)人名;(西)羅曼塞

praise贊揚,稱贊;(對上帝的)頌揚;崇拜

deflate縮小;物價下降

trample蹂躪;踐踏聲

compliment恭維;稱贊

congratulate祝賀;恭喜;慶賀

英漢例句

  • the oxford english dictionary entry for flatter admits that its etymology is 「doubtful」 but suggests that flatter may be related to flat.

    《牛津英語詞典》(oed)的flatter詞條則坦白寫道,它的詞源「成疑」,但或許與flat(扁平的)有關。

  • what caesar thinks of me. i flatter no one.

    我不在乎凱撒王怎么看我,我不奉承任何人。

  • despite ms. yu’s assurances that she had meant to flatter — 「jesus was in fact a very handsome man」 — i could manage but a bewildered gaze in return.

    盡管她強調說這只是奉承話——「耶穌實際上是個很帥的男人」——我仍然只能報以迷惑的眼神。

  • even you, nelly, if we have a dispute sometimes, you back isabella at once; and i yield like a foolish mother: i call her a darling, and flatter her into a good temper.

    甚至你,耐莉,假使我們有時候爭執,你立刻向著伊莎貝拉,我就像個沒主見的媽媽似的讓步了——我叫她寶貝,把她哄得心平氣和。

  • elizabeth, these clothes don「t flatter you at all - it should be a dress or nothing!

    那些衣服一點也不適合你--你要不就穿裙子要不就裸奔!

  • i dress to flatter my assets and certain parts of my body will no longer be shown in public, but i am not depressed about that.

    我穿上裙子對自己的身體贊揚了一番,我的身體的某些部位已不能在公共場合露了但是我一點也不覺得難過。

  • you must give me leave to flatter myself, my dear cousin, that your refusal of my addresses is merely words of course.

    親愛的表妹,請允許我說句自不量力的話:我相信你拒絕我的求婚,不過是照例說說罷了。

  • the landscape became wider, flatter and very scenic.

    地勢變得更開闊、更平整,風景十分優美。

  • orange and khaki flatter those with golden skin tones.

    橘黃色和卡其色能襯托那些金黃色皮膚的人。

  • men seldom flatter without some private end in view, and they who listen to such music may expect to have to pay the piper.

    諂媚人的人很少是沒有自私打算的,而傾聽這種音樂的人則勢必要出錢。

  • but then they would flatter him with their mouths, lying to him with their tongues;

    他們卻用口諂媚他,用舌向他說謊。

  • he does give this 「flattening」 theory a considerable amount of ink, but instead prefers the idea that flatter is evolved out of germanic roots that also gave us flit and flutter.

    他確實在「扁平」的詞源上花了很大筆墨,但依然傾向於另一個觀點,即flatter由日耳曼語詞的詞根發展而來,同一個詞根還演化出flit(飛,掠過)和flutter(拍翅,抖動)。

  • strong colours would flatter her pale skin and dark hair.

    亮顏色更能襯托她的白皮膚和黑頭發。

  • when a group of french americanophiles wanted to flatter the united states, they sent the statue of liberty.

    當一群來自法國的美國仰慕者想要討好美國時,他們送來了自由女神像。

  • i flatter myself that i have spared no pains.

    我自問是花過不少力氣的.

  • i flatter myself i」ve done it all rather well.

    我認為自己已經做得相當好了。

  • its design provides for more stability – with its flatter profile, it acts less like a sail, making it less susceptible to winds during flights of up to 1240 miles.

    它的設計能夠提供更好的穩定性——更平坦的外形,但是其作用并不像帆,這樣能夠在最遠1240英里的飛行中更好地減少風的影響。

  • you flatter yourself. why would we go to such ludicrous lengths?

    你真自以為是。我們為什么要費那么大的力氣?

  • it’s this flatter frequency response curve that some people are willing to spend the extra money on, and sennheiser know this.

    就是為了這更平滑的頻率響應曲線有人愿意付出更多的金子,森海塞爾知道這一點。

  • on hearing her routine, christopher hitchens, a polemicist, remarked that 「when comedians flatter the president, they become court jesters, and the country becomes a banana republic.」

    而善辯的克里斯托弗·西欽斯則反唇相譏:「當喜劇演員開始對總統極盡奉承,他們就成了宮廷小丑,我們的國家則成了香蕉共和國。」

  • more generally, schumpeter seemed to be playing the role of grand seigneur, and he tended to flatter where flattery was not due, no doubt satirically.

    更一般的意義上,熊彼特像在扮演大領主的角色,當不用奉承時,他會奉承,當然是挖苦的。

  • you can also flatter them some more by explaining that it will be difficult to correctly interpret the study results without them.

    通過解釋說,如果沒有他們,正確的解釋研究結果是非常困難的,這樣反而能夠取悅他們。

  • i say no at first, but they persist. they promise to work around my schedule; they flatter me.

    一開始我說「不」,但是對方堅持,保證按我的日程安排,還奉承我,對我說,「我們需要你!」

  • you can make your stomach look flatter instantly by improving your posture.

    通過采取更好的坐姿,你的腹部馬上就會看起來平坦一些。

  • clever tailoring can flatter your figure.

    巧妙的裁剪可以使你的身材顯得優美。

  • and from what i heard, joseph contributed much to his deterioration, by a narrow-minded partiality which prompted him to flatter and pet him, as a boy, because he was the head of the old family.

    據我所聽到的,他之所以變壞,約瑟夫出力不少,出於一種狹隘的偏愛,約瑟夫在他還是小孩的時候就捧他,嬌慣他,因為他是這古老家庭的主人。

  • wear clothes that flatter and fit.

    穿著好看和合身的衣服。

  • in william shakespeare's play julius caesar it is said that a sure way to flatter caesar is to remind him how he hates flatterers.

    在劇作《凱撒大帝》中,莎士比亞寫道,奉承凱撒大帝最穩妥的方法就是,告訴他他是如何地憎恨奉承者。

  • ask them to help you pick out colors and clothes they think flatter you.

    請他們幫你挑選他們覺得令你滿意的顏色和衣服。

  • it is disingenuous of him to flatter me.

    他對我阿諛奉承,是居心叵測.

  • atlas, the flatter of the two, has a diameter of only 18 kilometres from pole to pole, but is almost 40 kilometres across its waist.

    阿特拉斯是兩者中較平整的一個,從南極點到北極點的直徑只有18公里,但是它的赤道周長卻有40公里。

  • for there is no faithfulness in their mouth; their inward part is very wickedness; their throat is an open sepulchre; they flatter with their tongue.

    他們的喉嚨,是敞開的墳墓。他們用舌頭諂媚人。

  • our milky way, if it could be viewed edge on, would display a good example of one of these galactic bulges: imagine the profile of a stereotypical flying saucer, though with a wider and flatter disk.

    我們的銀河,如果可以從邊緣看向中心,就會呈現出一個這種星系凸起形態的好例子:想象一下從側面看一個傳統意義上的飛碟,盡管它有一個又寬又平的圓盤。

  • although men flatter themselves with their great actions, they are not so often the result of a great design as of chance.

    人常為自己的壯舉自鳴得意,但是他們的壯舉往往只是偶然運氣產物而非偉大構想的結果。

  • we flatter ourselves that we provide the best service in town.

    我們相信我們提供的服務在本市最好.