简明英汉词典

devil
[5devl]
n.
魔鬼, 恶棍

美国传统词典[双解]

devil
dev.il
AHD:[dμv“…l]
D.J.[6dev*l]
K.K.[6dWv*l]
n.(名词)

(1)

Often Devil Theology In many religions, the major personified spirit of evil, ruler of Hell, and foe of God. Used with the.
常作 Devil 【神学】 魔鬼:在多种宗教中,主要象征坏人的灵魂,地狱的统治者和上帝的敌人,与the 连用

(2)

A subordinate evil spirit; a demon.
恶魔:从属的邪恶灵魂;恶魔

(3)

A wicked or malevolent person.
恶棍,恶人:邪恶的或恶毒的人

(4)

A person:
人,家伙:一个人:
a handsome devil; the poor devil.
漂亮的人;可怜的家伙

(5)

An energetic, mischievous, daring, or clever person.
精力充沛的人:精力充沛的、淘气的、胆大妄为的或聪明的人

(6)

Printing A printer's devil.
【印刷术】 印刷所学徒

(7)

A device or machine, especially one having teeth or spikes and used for tearing.
扯碎机:某种特定用途的装置或机械,尤指扯碎用的、带齿或尖钉的装置

(8)

An outstanding example, especially of something difficult or bad:
难事,极坏:某种显著的事例,特指困难的或不好的情况:
has a devil of a temper.
魔鬼般的脾气

(9)

A severe reprimand or expression of anger:
惩罚:严惩,生气严厉的惩罚或愤怒的表现:
gave me the devil for cutting class.
我因旷课而受到了严厉的惩罚

(10)

Informal Used as an intensive:
【非正式用语】 用作加强语意:
Who the devil do you think you are?
你以为你是谁?

(11)

Christian Science The opposite of Truth; error.
【基督教科学派】 谬误:真理的反面;错误
v.tr.(及物动词)
dev.iled或 dev.illed dev.il.ing或 dev.il.ling dev.ils或 dev.ils

(1)

To season (food) heavily.
难以消化的食物或阴冷的季节

(2)

To annoy, torment, or harass.
使人苦恼、气恼或受折磨

(3)

To tear up (cloth or rags) in a toothed machine.
扯碎:在有齿的机器上拆碎布或(破布)

习惯用语

between the devil and the deep blue sea
Between two equally unacceptable choices.
进退两难:处于两个都不能接受的选择之间

give the devil his due
To give credit to a disagreeable or malevolent person.
公平对待坏人:对难相处的或充满邪恶暴力的人给予信任

go to the devil

(1)

To be unsuccessful; fail.
不成功;失败

(2)

To become depraved.
堕落

(3)

Used in the imperative to express anger or impatience.
用在祈使语气中表示愤怒和不耐烦

play the devil with
To upset or ruin.
弄糟…:倾覆或毁灭

the devil take the hindmost
Let each person follow self-interest, leaving others to fare as they may.
落后者遭殃:让每个人追求自身的利益,不理会别人如何过话

the devil to pay
Trouble to be faced as a result of an action:
极大的麻烦:由于某种行为的结果而要面对的麻烦:
There'll be the devil to pay if you allow the piglets inside the house.
如果你让小猪进入房子就会有很大的麻烦

语源

(1)

Middle English devel
中古英语 devel

(2)

from Old English d?l
源自 古英语 d?l

(3)

from Latin diabolus
源自 拉丁语 diabolus

(4)

from Late Greek diabolos
源自 后期希腊语 diabolos

(5)

from Greek [slanderer]
源自 希腊语 [诽谤者]

(6)

from diaballein [to slander]
源自 diaballein [诽谤罪]

(7)

dia- [dia-]
dia- [前缀,表“完全的,有始有终地”]

(8)

ballein [to hurl] * see g wel-
ballein [猛投] *参见 g wel-

现代英汉词典

devil
[5dev(E)l]
n.

(1)

恶魔;恶人;恶棍
That enemy officer is a devil incarnate / an incarnate fiend.
那个敌军军官简直是魔鬼的化身。

(2)

精力旺盛的人;好冒险的人

(3)

家伙
He has lost his job, poor devil!
他失业了,可怜的家伙!
Who the devil is he?
他究竟是谁?

(4)

用来加强语气
What the devil happened?
究竟发生了什么事?

习惯用语

go to the devil
堕落;毁灭

Go to the devil!
马上滚开!见鬼去吧!

the very devil
艰难;痛苦

词性变化

devil
vt.
-ll-; (AmE.) -l-

(1)

用辛辣的调味汤来煮、烤等
deviled kidneys
加了辛辣调味品的烤腰子

(2)

困扰,纠缠

现代英汉综合大辞典

devil
[5devl]
n.

(1)

魔鬼, 恶魔; [the Devil ]魔王; (=Satan)撒旦

(2)

恶人, 恶棍, 残暴的人; 凶残的野兽; (贪婪等)邪恶的化身

(3)

可怜的家伙(常与poor连用)

(4)

精力充沛[绝伦]的人; 了不起的人; 无所顾忌的人

(5)

棘手而令人烦恼的事

(6)

(=printer's devil)(印刷厂的)助手[学徒]

(7)

【纺】(破布等的)扯碎机; 打粗纱头机

(8)

律师等的代笔者

(9)

[the devil][与 who what, where, why 连用][口]究竟, 到底, 决不

(10)

加有辛辣调味品的菜肴; 辣子肉

(11)

(=dust devil)【气】小尘暴, 尘旋风
little [young] devil
小鬼(对小孩的戏称)
work like the devil
拼命地工作
He has lost his job, poor devil!
他失业了, 可怜 的人!
How the devil is it?
到底是怎么回事?
Though one of the engines failed, the pilot managed a safe landing .He is indeed a devil of a fellow.
尽管有一个发动机失灵了, 这位飞行员还是设法安全着陆。他真是个了不起的家伙。

词性变化

devil
[5devl]
vt.
(devil(l)ed; devil(l)ing)

(1)

戏弄; 困扰, 缠着; 虐待

(2)

扯碎

(3)

用辣子烤[煎]肉等
devil papa for a toy
缠着爸爸买玩具
devil ham
掺合辛辣的调味品煎火腿

devil
[5devl]
vi.

(1)

做印刷厂的学徒

(2)

为作家、律师撰写文章(常常无名无利); 做律师[作家等]的助手

继承用法

devil-box
n.
[口] 电子计算机

devil-diver
n.
魔潜鸟

devil-dodger
n.
[俚]牧师, 教士

devildom
[`devEldEm]
n.

(1)

魔鬼统治

(2)

魔鬼所在地区

(3)

魔鬼(总称)

devilfish
[`devElfIF]
n.

(1)

章鱼

(2)

灰鲸

(3)

大鲸鱼

devilhopper
n.
角蝉

devilwood
[`devElwJd]
n.
美国南部产的木樨

习惯用语

a [the] devil of a
讨厌的; 异常的, 麻烦的; 有趣的

and the devil knows what [who]
以及其他种种(以及其他的人)

as [like] the devil
[口] 极度地; 猛烈地; 拼命地

as the devil loves holy water
非常厌恶(憎恨)

be a devil to eat
很能吃, 饭量大

be a devil to work
很能干

be in a devil of a hole
[俚]处境非常尴尬

beat the devil
[美, 俚]压倒一切, 真了不起

beat the devil out of sb.
[美口]把某人打得半死, 痛殴某人

between the devil and the deep [blue] sea
进退两难

blue devil
恶鬼

blue devils

(1)

沮丧, 忧郁

(2)

耍酒风

Each for himself and the devil take the hindmost.
[谚]争先恐后, 落后者遭殃(资产阶级个人主义的准则)。

give the devil his due
平心而论, 说公道话

go to the devil

(1)

完蛋, 落魄, 毁灭

(2)

滚开! 去你的吧!

He must [should] have a long spoon that sups with the devil.
[谚]同坏人打交道必须提高警惕。

He must needs go whom [that] the devil drives.(=Needs must when the devil drives.)
[谚]情势所迫, 只好如此。

hug sb. as the devil hugs a witch
[废、谑]紧紧地拥抱某人

...is the devil (of it) ...
是一个很大的困难, ...是一件很讨厌的事

It's easier to raise the devil than to lay him.
[谚]召鬼容易驱鬼难; 请神容易送神难。

like the [a] devil (=like devils)
[口]象什么似地, 拚命地, 猛烈地

Lucky devil
[口]幸运的家伙, 幸运儿

paint the devil blacker than he is
过甚其词

play the [very] devil with (=play the devil and all with )
[口]破坏, 糟蹋, 使失败

pull devil, pull baker

(1)

大家加油啊!

(2)

激烈的角斗

pull the devil by the tail
[口]不断同贫困做斗争; 走向破产; 剩下最后一着

raise the devil

(1)

(念咒)召唤魔鬼

(2)

(=raise cain)惹乱子

(3)

[口]狂欢

(4)

[口]提出强烈抗议, 采取断然措施

Red Devils
[军、俚]??

see the devil
[俚]喝醉

sell oneself [one's soul] to the devil
把灵魂出卖给魔鬼

send sb. to the devil
叫某人去见鬼[滚开]

serve the devil (for God's sake)
(假借上帝名义)为非做歹, 做坏事

speak [talk] of the devil and he will [is sure to] appear
讲人人到, 讲鬼鬼到

the devil among the tailors
正在吵架; "恶魔在裁缝之中"的游戏; 一种烟火

the devil and all
全部, 整个

the devil (and all) to do
极大的麻烦; 巨大的骚乱

the devil and his dam
[废]魔鬼和比魔鬼更坏的东西

The devil can cite scripture for his purpose.
[谚]魔鬼也会引证《圣经》为自己辩护。

The devil is dead.
[罕]困难已经克服了; (工作、旅途等)最困难的部分业已渡过。

The devil is good [kind] to his own.
[苏谚](谈到自己不喜欢的人走运时)恶人自有魔鬼保佑。

The devil is good when he is pleased.
[谚]魔鬼高兴时也很和气。

The devil is not so black as he is painted.
[谚]魔鬼并不象人们所画的那么黑(指人们害怕或不喜欢的人并不象 一般说的那么坏; 事情没有传说的那么可怕)。

The devil knows many things because he is old.
[谚]人老见识广; 老马识途。

the devil rebuking sin
贼喊捉贼

The devil rides on [upon] a fiddlestick.
真是怪事, 真想不到。

There will be the devil to pay.
[口]那就麻烦了。

to beat the devil
[美俚]又快又猛地; 非常, 在很大程度上

What [who, when, where, how, why] the devil ...?
究竟到底是什么[谁, 什么时候, 什么地方, 怎样, 为什么等]...?

when the devil is blind
永远不会

whip the devil round the post (=[USA]whip the devil around the stump)
[口]取巧, 自欺欺人

wish sb. at the devil
恨不得某人滚得远远的

devil a bit
[口]完全不, 一点也不

devil a one
一个也没有

devil of a mess
乱七八糟

devil on two sticks
空竹, 扯铃

devils [angels] on horseback
咸肉包蚝(菜名)

Devil take it!
糟糕! 该死!

用法词典

devil
来自古英语 deofol

英文相关词典

devil
demon    fiend    monster    ogre    angel    

[七国语言]英汉建筑大词典

devil
铺沥青路面加热器

[七国语言]英汉冶金大词典

devil
加热焊料用轻便炉

美国传统词典

devil
dev.il
AHD:[dμv“…l]
D.J.[6dev*l]
K.K.[6dWv*l]
n.

(1)

Often Devil Theology In many religions, the major personified spirit of evil, ruler of Hell, and foe of God. Used with the.

(2)

A subordinate evil spirit; a demon.

(3)

A wicked or malevolent person.

(4)

A person:
a handsome devil; the poor devil.

(5)

An energetic, mischievous, daring, or clever person.

(6)

Printing A printer's devil.

(7)

A device or machine, especially one having teeth or spikes and used for tearing.

(8)

An outstanding example, especially of something difficult or bad:
has a devil of a temper.

(9)

A severe reprimand or expression of anger:
gave me the devil for cutting class.

(10)

Informal Used as an intensive:
Who the devil do you think you are?

(11)

Christian Science The opposite of Truth; error.
v.tr.
dev.iledor dev.illed dev.il.ingor dev.il.ling dev.ilsor dev.ils

(1)

To season (food) heavily.

(2)

To annoy, torment, or harass.

(3)

To tear up (cloth or rags) in a toothed machine.

习惯用语

between the devil and the deep blue sea
Between two equally unacceptable choices.

give the devil his due
To give credit to a disagreeable or malevolent person.

go to the devil

(1)

To be unsuccessful; fail.

(2)

To become depraved.

(3)

Used in the imperative to express anger or impatience.

play the devil with
To upset or ruin.

the devil take the hindmost
Let each person follow self-interest, leaving others to fare as they may.

the devil to pay
Trouble to be faced as a result of an action:
There'll be the devil to pay if you allow the piglets inside the house.

语源

(1)

Middle English devel

(2)

from Old English d?l

(3)

from Latin diabolus

(4)

from Late Greek diabolos

(5)

from Greek [slanderer]

(6)

from diaballein [to slander]

(7)

dia- [dia-]

(8)

ballein [to hurl] * see g wel-

英汉船舶大词典

devil
n.木甲板排水沟接缝,切碎机,加热焊料的小炉子

英汉法学大词典

devil
n.歹徒 ,恶棍,恶人

英汉纺织大词典

devil
n.扯碎机,切碎机,加热焊料的小炉子

英汉航海大词典

devil
n.助手

英汉航空大词典

devil
n.风暴

英汉化学大词典

devil
n.魔鬼,不幸,麻烦,切碎机;vt.不幸

英汉海运大词典

devil
外板水线区边接缝,木甲板排水沟接缝,木甲板缝尘暴(印度和南非带尘沙的旋转风)难以操纵或控制的东西

基本词义

devil
木甲板缝难以操纵或控制的东西尘暴(印度和南非带尘沙的旋转风)

英汉经贸大词典

devil
n.助手

英汉计算机大词典

devil
n.魔鬼(不幸,麻烦;vt.不幸

英汉机械大词典

devil
n.切碎机,加热焊料的小炉子

英汉建筑大词典

devil
n.加热器,切碎机

英汉农牧林大词典

devil
n.尘暴

英汉水利大词典

devil
n.尘暴

英汉冶金大词典

devil
n.加热焊料用轻便炉

英汉造纸大词典

devil
n.除尘

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