简明英汉词典

circumstance
[5sE:kEmstEns]
n.
环境, 详情, 境况

美国传统词典[双解]

circumstance
cir.cum.stance
AHD:[s?r“k…m-st2ns”]
D.J.[6s*8k*m7st#ns]
K.K.[6s)k*m7st#ns]
n.(名词)

(1)

A condition or fact attending an event and having some bearing on it; a determining or modifying factor.
境遇:参与事件并与其有某种联系的条件或事实;决定因素或影响因素

(2)

A condition or fact that determines or must be considered in the determining of a course of action.
事实,情况:决定一个行动方案过程时必须考虑的条件或事实

(3)

Often circumstances The sum of determining factors beyond willful control:
常作 circumstances 客观形势,情况:除意志控制外的决定因素的总和:
a victim of circumstance; work that will begin on Monday if circumstances permit.
环境下的牺牲品;如果情况允许,工作从星期一开始

(4)

circumstances Financial status or means:
circumstances 经济状况或收入:
“Prior came of a good family, much reduced in circumstances”(George Sherburn)
“出身于良好家庭,现在境况不佳”(乔治·舍伯恩)

(5)

Detail accompanying or surrounding an event, as in a narrative or series of events.
详情,细节:伴随或围绕一个事件的细节,如在一个故事或系列事件中的

(6)

Formal display; ceremony:
典礼;仪式:
the pomp and circumstance of a coronation.
加冕仪式的盛况和排场

(7)

A particular incident or occurrence:
特定事件:
Your arrival was a fortunate circumstance.See Synonyms at occurrence
你的到来是命中注定的参见 occurrence
v.tr.(及物动词)
cir.cum.stancedcir.cum.stanc.ingcir.cum.stanc.es
To place in particular circumstances or conditions; situate.
使处于特定情况或条件下;使…置于

习惯用语

under no circumstances
In no case; never.
无论如何不;决不

under the circumstances或

in the circumstances
Given these conditions; such being the case.
在这些情况下;情况既然如此

语源

(1)

Middle English
中古英语

(2)

from Old French circonstance
源自 古法语 circonstance

(3)

from Latin circumstantia
源自 拉丁语 circumstantia

(4)

from circumst3s circumstant- [present participle of] circumst3re [to stand around]
源自 circumst3s circumstant- [] circumst3re的现在分词 [站在周围]

(5)

circum- [circum-]
circum- [前缀,表“环绕”]

(6)

st3e [to stand] * see st3-
st3e [站立] *参见 st3-

用法
Use of the idiom under the circumstances is justified by both logic and reputable precedent, and objections to it must be accounted at best overfussy if not also, as H.W. Fowler put it, “puerile.”
习语under the circumstances 的使用, 由逻辑和规范的先例两者来证明为正确,否则对于此点的反对至少会被看作过于咬文嚼字,正如福勒所评价的“幼稚”

现代英汉词典

circumstance
[5s\:kEmstEns]
n.

(1)

情形;情况
the whole circumstance
全部情况

(2)

正式的官方礼节;仪式

(3)

(pl) 经济状况;物质环境
easy circumstances
经济状况优裕

(4)

(pl) 环境
The circumstances forced me to accept.
环境迫使我不得不同意。
Maybe under these circumstances we may say that man can conquer nature.
也许在这样的情况下我们可以说人定胜天。

习惯用语

in no circumstances
决不

现代英汉综合大辞典

circumstance
[5sE:kEmstEns]
n.

(1)

[常用复]情况, 形势; 环境

(2)

[pl.]境况, 境遇

(3)

(事情的)细节, 详情, 本来, 原委

(4)

事件, (有关)事项, 事实

(5)

[古]仪式, 形式

(6)

机会, 命运
He was forced by circumstances to do this.
他做这件事是为环境所迫。
She writes with circumstances.
她写得很详细。
There is one important circumstance you have not mentioned.
还有一件重要的细节你没提到。

习惯用语

a mere circumstance
[美口]无用的东西, 微不足道的人

a remote circumstance
[美口]无用的东西, 微不足道的人

a poor circumstance
[美口]无用的东西, 微不足道的人

at no circumstances
在任何情况下都不

behindhand in one's circumstance
入不敷出

extenuating circumstances
情有可原

mitigating circumstances
情有可原

in bad circumstances
拮据的境遇, 穷困

in needy circumstances
拮据的境遇, 穷困

in reduced circumstances
拮据的境遇, 穷困

in easy circumstances
生活富裕, 安乐的境况, 小康的生活

in good circumstances
生活富裕, 安乐的境况, 小康的生活

in flourishing circumstances
生活富裕, 安乐的境况, 小康的生活

in no circumstances (=under no circumstances)
决不, 无论如何也不, 在任何情况下决不

in straitened circumstances
困苦, 穷困

in the circumstances
在这种情况下, 因为这种情况

under the circumstances
在这种情况下, 因为这种情况

narrow circumstances
穷困

not a circumstance to
[美]完全不能和...相比, 远不如...

pomp and circumstance
排场, 铺张; 装腔作势

under all circumstances
无论如何

with circumstance
详细

without circumstance
直截了当地, 不讲虚套地

without omitting a single circumstance
毫不遗漏地

Circumstances alter cases.
【谚】环境不同人也变, 人的行为因时因地而异; 此一时彼一时。

特殊用法

accidental circumstance
偶然情况

advantageous circumstances
有利的情况

adventitious circumstances
偶然情形

adverse circumstances
逆境

economic circumstances
经济环境

existing circumstances
现状; 现况

financial circumstances
财政状况

material circumstance
主要事项

英文相关词典

circumstance
condition    situation    state    

美国传统词典

circumstance
cir.cum.stance
AHD:[s?r“k…m-st2ns”]
D.J.[6s*8k*m7st#ns]
K.K.[6s)k*m7st#ns]
n.

(1)

A condition or fact attending an event and having some bearing on it; a determining or modifying factor.

(2)

A condition or fact that determines or must be considered in the determining of a course of action.

(3)

Often circumstances The sum of determining factors beyond willful control:
a victim of circumstance; work that will begin on Monday if circumstances permit.

(4)

circumstances Financial status or means:
“Prior came of a good family, much reduced in circumstances”(George Sherburn)

(5)

Detail accompanying or surrounding an event, as in a narrative or series of events.

(6)

Formal display; ceremony:
the pomp and circumstance of a coronation.

(7)

A particular incident or occurrence:
Your arrival was a fortunate circumstance.See Synonyms at occurrence
v.tr.
cir.cum.stanced, cir.cum.stanc.ing, cir.cum.stanc.es
To place in particular circumstances or conditions; situate.

习惯用语

under no circumstances
In no case; never.

under the circumstancesor

in the circumstances
Given these conditions; such being the case.

语源

(1)

Middle English

(2)

from Old French circonstance

(3)

from Latin circumstantia

(4)

from circumst3s circumstant- [present participle of] circumst3re [to stand around]

(5)

circum- [circum-]

(6)

st3e [to stand] * see st3-

用法
Use of the idiom under the circumstances is justified by both logic and reputable precedent, and objections to it must be accounted at best overfussy if not also, as H.W. Fowler put it, “puerile.”

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