简明英汉词典

elephant
[5elifEnt]
n.
象, 一种纸张的尺寸

美国传统词典[双解]

elephant
el.e.phant
AHD:[μl“…-f…nt]
D.J.[6el*f*nt]
K.K.[6Wl*f*nt]
n.(名词)

(1)

Either of two very large herbivorous mammals, Elephas maximus of south-central Asia or Loxodonta africana of Africa, having thick, almost hairless skin, a long, flexible, prehensile trunk, upper incisors forming long, curved tusks of ivory, and, in the African species, large, fan-shaped ears.
象:两种巨大的食草哺乳动物,中南亚的象属 或者非洲的 非洲象属 中的一种,皮肤坚厚,无毛,长有一条长的柔韧的可以卷曲的鼻子,上颚二门齿发展为长而弯的象牙。非洲象属有巨大的扇形状的耳朵

(2)

Any of various extinct or living animals related to either of these two animals.
象属动物:任何一种绝种的或尚存在的与上述两种动物中一种有关的动物

语源

(1)

Middle English elefaunt
中古英语 elefaunt

(2)

from Old French olifant
源自 古法语 olifant

(3)

from Vulgar Latin *olifantus
源自 俗拉丁语 *olifantus

(4)

from Latin elephantus
源自 拉丁语 elephantus

(5)

from Greek elephas elephant-
源自 希腊语 elephas elephant-

现代英汉词典

elephant
[5elIfEnt]
n.
-phants 或 -phant
象,大象

现代英汉综合大辞典

elephant
[5elifEnt]
n.

(1)

【动】象

(2)

起伏干扰

(3)

波纹[瓦垅]铁

(4)

(20×27至23×30英寸的)大号图画纸

(5)

同类中特别巨大的品种

(6)

刻槽机

(7)

【刷】象裁
elephant dugout
【军】大壕沟, 大防空洞
elephant transformer
无套管式高压屋内变压器
elephant trunk
象鼻管; 溜管

习惯用语

as thick skinned as an elephant
不听人劝; 感觉迟钝

rogue elephant
离群的凶猛野象

see theelephant
[美俚]见世面; 开眼界; 经世故

get a look at theelephant
[美俚]见世面; 开眼界; 经世故

show the elephant
[俚]展示大都市的景物

white elephant

(1)

(泰国、印度视为神象的)白象

(2)

[喻]无用而累赘的东西; 沉重的包袱; 成为负担或招致亏损的财产

(3)

[美]物主不要而对别人可能有用的东西

用法词典

elephant
中古英语elefaunt<拉丁语elephantus<希腊语elephas象

英文相关词典

elephant
donkey    

[七国语言]英汉生物学大词典

elephant

美国传统词典

elephant
el.e.phant
AHD:[μl“…-f…nt]
D.J.[6el*f*nt]
K.K.[6Wl*f*nt]
n.

(1)

Either of two very large herbivorous mammals, Elephas maximus of south-central Asia or Loxodonta africana of Africa, having thick, almost hairless skin, a long, flexible, prehensile trunk, upper incisors forming long, curved tusks of ivory, and, in the African species, large, fan-shaped ears.

(2)

Any of various extinct or living animals related to either of these two animals.

语源

(1)

Middle English elefaunt

(2)

from Old French olifant

(3)

from Vulgar Latin *olifantus

(4)

from Latin elephantus

(5)

from Greek elephas elephant-

英汉电信大词典

elephant
n.起伏干扰

英汉航空大词典

elephant
n.起伏干扰

英汉化学大词典

elephant
n.象,起伏干扰,波纹铁

英汉计算机大词典

elephant
n.象(起伏干扰,波纹铁)

英汉建筑大词典

elephant
n.刻槽机,波纹铁,瓦龙铁

英汉能源大词典

elephant
n.象,起伏干扰,波纹铁

英汉医学大词典

elephant
n.象

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