简明英汉词典

assuage
[E5sweidV]
vt.
缓和, 减轻, 镇定

美国传统词典[双解]

assuage
as.suage
AHD:[…-sw3j“]
D.J.[*6sweid9]
K.K.[*6swed9]
v.tr.(及物动词)
as.suagedas.suag.ingas.suag.es

(1)

To make (something burdensome or painful) less intense or severe:
使减轻,使缓解:使(沉重的或痛苦的事情)减轻或缓解:
assuage her grief.See Synonyms at relieve
缓和她的悲痛参见 relieve

(2)

To satisfy or appease (hunger or thirst, for example).
使满足,使缓解:使满足或缓解(如饥饿或口渴)

(3)

To pacify or calm:
使平息,使镇静:
assuage their chronic insecurity.
消除他们长期的不安全感

语源

(1)

Middle English asswagen
中古英语 asswagen

(2)

from Old French assuagier
源自 古法语 assuagier

(3)

from Vulgar Latin *assu33re}
源自 俗拉丁语 *assu33re}

(4)

Latin ad- [ad-]
拉丁语 ad- [前缀,表“朝,向”]

(5)

su3s [sweet] * see sw3d-
su3s [甜] *参见 sw3d-

继承用法

assuagement
n.(名词)

现代英汉词典

assuage
[E5sweIdV]
vt.
assuaged, assuaging
缓和;减轻

现代英汉综合大辞典

assuage
[E5sweidV]
vt.

(1)

缓和, 减轻(痛苦)

(2)

宽慰(人心); 平息(怒气)

(3)

满足(食欲), 充(饥), 解(渴)
assuage pain
止痛
assuage sorrow
解忧
assuage thirst
止渴

继承用法

assuagement
n.

assuager
n.

英文相关词典

assuage
allay    alleviate    calm    check    ease    lessen    moderate    pacify    quiet    relieve    restrain    

美国传统词典

assuage
as.suage
AHD:[…-sw3j“]
D.J.[*6sweid/]
K.K.[*6swed/]
v.tr.
as.suaged, as.suag.ing, as.suag.es

(1)

To make (something burdensome or painful) less intense or severe:
assuage her grief.See Synonyms at relieve

(2)

To satisfy or appease (hunger or thirst, for example).

(3)

To pacify or calm:
assuage their chronic insecurity.

语源

(1)

Middle English asswagen

(2)

from Old French assuagier

(3)

from Vulgar Latin *assu33re}

(4)

Latin ad- [ad-]

(5)

su3s [sweet] * see sw3d-

继承用法

assuagement
n.

英汉化学大词典

assuage
vt.缓和,减轻,镇静

英汉计算机大词典

assuage
vt.缓和(减轻,镇静)

英汉中医大词典

assuage
n.缓和,减轻

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