简明英汉词典

demure
[di5mjuE]
adj.
端庄的

美国传统词典[双解]

demure
de.mure
AHD:[d1-my?r“]
D.J.[di6mju*r]
K.K.[d!6mj&r]
adj.(形容词)
de.mur.erde.mur.est

(1)

Modest and reserved in manner or behavior.
娴静的,少言的:态度或行为上谦恭并且沉默寡言的

(2)

Affectedly shy, modest, or reserved.See Synonyms at shy 1
装作娴静的或少言的:假装害羞、谦恭或不爱说话的参见 shy1

语源

(1)

Middle English
中古英语

(2)

probably from Anglo-Norman demure influenced by Old French mur, meur [mature, serious] from Latin m3?rus} * see mature
可能源自 英法语 demure 受 古法语 mur的影响, meur [慎重的,严肃的] 源自 拉丁语 m3?rus} *参见 mature

(3)

[past participle of] demurer [to delay, wait] * see demur
[] demurer的过去分词 [拖延,等候] *参见 demur

继承用法

demurely
adv.(副词)

demureness
n.(名词)

现代英汉词典

demure
[dI5mjJE(r)]
adj.

(1)

娴静的(妇女和小孩);严肃的;矜持的

(2)

假装矜持的;假正经的

现代英汉综合大辞典

demure
[di5mjuE]
adj.

(1)

娴静的, 拘谨的, 严肃的; 端庄的

(2)

假装正直的
try to attract with demure behavior
企图以假正经的举止吸引人

继承用法

demurely
adv.

demureness
n.

英文相关词典

demure
bashful    coy    prim    timid    

美国传统词典

demure
de.mure
AHD:[d1-my?r“]
D.J.[di6mju*r]
K.K.[d!6mj&r]
adj.
de.mur.er, de.mur.est

(1)

Modest and reserved in manner or behavior.

(2)

Affectedly shy, modest, or reserved.See Synonyms at shy 1

语源

(1)

Middle English

(2)

probably from Anglo-Norman demure influenced by Old French mur, meur [mature, serious] from Latin m3?rus} * see mature

(3)

[past participle of] demurer [to delay, wait] * see demur

继承用法

demurely
adv.

demureness
n.

英汉化学大词典

demure
adj.认真的,严肃的,直率的

英汉计算机大词典

demure
adj.认真的(严肃的,直率的)

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