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furl的意思

furl

英 [fɜːl]
  • vt. 叠,卷收;收拢
  • vi. 收拢,卷起
  • n. 卷起,折叠;卷起之物

助记提示


1. curl <===> furl.
2. perhaps from firm + -lier "to bind" (from Latin ligare).
3. firm + curl => furl: 紧紧地卷起、卷牢.
4. fur + curl => furl: 皮卷起。
5. fold +curl => furl.

中文词源


furl 卷起,收拢

fur-,来自firm, 固定。-l, 缩写自lier, 词源同ligate, 绑定。用于指收帆,收拢。

英文词源


furl
furl: see firm
furl (v.)
1550s, of uncertain origin, possibly from Middle French ferler "to furl," from Old French ferliier "chain, tie up, lock away," perhaps from fer "firm" (from Latin firmus; see firm (adj.)) + -lier "to bind" (from Latin ligare). Also said to be a shortening of earlier furdle "to furl or fold." Related: Furled; furling. As a noun from 1640s.

双语例句


1. An attempt was made to furl the headsail.
人们试图收起艏斜帆。

来自柯林斯例句

2. This umbrella doesn't furl neatly.
这把伞卷得不整齐.

来自《现代英汉综合大词典》

3. He was supposed to furl the side flaps in the morning.
他的任务就是每天早上把两侧的遮帘卷起.

来自辞典例句

4. Give it a neat furl.
把它卷好.

来自辞典例句

5. The material receiving machine adopts furl mode, or case packing.
收料机构可才用卷收, 也可盒装.

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