简明英汉词典

callous
[5kAlEs]
adj.
无情的, 冷淡的, 硬结的, 起老茧的

美国传统词典[双解]

callous
cal.lous
AHD:[k2l“…s]
D.J.[6k#l*s]
K.K.[6k#l*s]
adj.(形容词)

(1)

Having calluses; toughened:
结茧的:长有茧的;结硬的:
callous skin on the elbow.
肘部的结茧

(2)

Emotionally hardened; unfeeling:
铁石心肠的:情感冷漠的;无情的:
a callous indifference to the suffering of others.
对他人之痛苦漠不关心的铁石心肠的人
v.tr.intr.(及物动词和不及物动词)
cal.lousedcal.lous.ingcal.lous.es
To make or become callous.
变硬:使变硬或变硬结茧

语源

(1)

Middle English
中古英语

(2)

from Old French cailleux
源自 古法语 cailleux

(3)

from Latin call?s
源自 拉丁语 call?s

(4)

from callum [hard skin]
源自 callum [硬的皮]

继承用法

callously
adv.(副词)

callousness
n.(名词)

用法
Do not confuse the adjective callous, as in Years of dealing with criminals had left her callous, with the noun callus, as in I have a callus on my thumb. The verbs callous and callus mean respectively “to make or become callous” and “to form or develop hardened tissue.”
不要把形容词callous ,如句子 数年与罪犯打交道的经历使她心肠硬起来了, 与名词 callus 相混淆, 如下句我拇指上结茧了。 动词callous 与 callus 分别指为“使变硬或成为结茧的”和“形成或发展已变硬的组织”

现代英汉词典

callous
[5kAlEs]
adj.

(1)

无情的;冷酷的
His behavior on that occasion was extremely callous.
对那件事他的行为确属无情。

(2)

起老茧的

现代英汉综合大辞典

callous
[5kAlEs]
adj.

(1)

硬结的, 起老茧的, 胼胝状的

(2)

无情的; 无感觉的(to); 无同情心的(to)
callous skin on the heel
足跟的硬皮
He is callous to rebuke.
他对谴责无任何反应。

词性变化

callous
[5kAlEs]
vt.

(1)

使硬结

(2)

使无感觉; 使无情

继承用法

calloused
adj.
变得无情的; 变得无感觉的

callously
adv.

callousness
n.

英文相关词典

callous
cold    hard    heartless    insensitive    unfeeling    

美国传统词典

callous
cal.lous
AHD:[k2l“…s]
D.J.[6k#l*s]
K.K.[6k#l*s]
adj.

(1)

Having calluses; toughened:
callous skin on the elbow.

(2)

Emotionally hardened; unfeeling:
a callous indifference to the suffering of others.
v.tr.intr.
cal.loused, cal.lous.ing, cal.lous.es
To make or become callous.

语源

(1)

Middle English

(2)

from Old French cailleux

(3)

from Latin call?s

(4)

from callum [hard skin]

继承用法

callously
adv.

callousness
n.

用法
Do not confuse the adjective callous, as in Years of dealing with criminals had left her callous, with the noun callus, as in I have a callus on my thumb. The verbs callous and callus mean respectively “to make or become callous” and “to form or develop hardened tissue.”

英汉农牧林大词典

callous
n.胼胝状的,硬的

英汉中医大词典

callous
n.硬的,胼胝状的

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