简明英汉词典

fawn
[fC:n]
n.
(未满一岁的)小鹿, 小山羊, 小动物, 鹿毛色, 浅黄褐色
vi.
奉承, 讨好
v.
生(小山羊或小动物)
adj.
浅黄褐色

美国传统词典[双解]

fawn
fawn 1
AHD:[f?n]
D.J.[f%8n]
K.K.[f%n]
v.intr.(不及物动词)
fawnedfawn.ingfawns

(1)

To exhibit affection or attempt to please, as a dog does by wagging its tail, whining, or cringing.
摇尾乞怜:狗摇尾巴、哀鸣、卑躬屈膝,表示喜爱或试图讨好

(2)

To seek favor or attention by flattery and obsequious behavior.
阿谀奉承:用拍马屁和谄媚的态度来取悦,引起注意

语源

(1)

Middle English faunen
中古英语 faunen

(2)

from Old English fagnian [to rejoice]
源自 古英语 fagnian [高兴]

(3)

from fagen, f?gen [glad]
源自 fagen, f?gen [高兴]

继承用法

fawner
n.(名词)

fawningly
adv.(副词)

参考词汇

(1)

fawnapple-polishbootlickkowtowslavertoadytruckle

(2)

The central meaning shared by these verbs is “to curry favor by behaving obsequiously and submissively”:
这些动词共有的主要意思是“用谄媚、恭顺的方法拍马屁”:
fawned on her superior;
拍她上司的马屁;
students apple-polishing the teacher;
对老师卑躬屈膝的学生;
bootlicked to get a promotion;
阿谀奉承以得到晋升;
lawyers kowtowing to a judge;
讨好法官的律师们;
slavered over his rich uncle;
奉承他有钱的叔叔;
toadying to members of the occupation force;
向占领军摇尾乞怜;
nobles truckling to the king.
拍皇帝马屁的贵族们

基本词义

fawn
fawn 2
AHD:[f?n]
D.J.[f%8n]
K.K.[f%n]
n.(名词)

(1)

A young deer, especially one less than a year old.
幼鹿:小鹿,犹指未满一岁的

(2)

Color A grayish yellow brown to light grayish or moderate reddish brown.
【色彩】 浅黄褐色:发灰的黄褐色,有点浅灰或些微的红褐

语源

(1)

Middle English
中古英语

(2)

from Old French foun, faon, feon [young animal]
源自 古法语 foun, faon, feon [幼小动物]

(3)

from Vulgar Latin *f??} .f?t?n-
源自 俗拉丁语 *f??} ·f?t?n-

(4)

from Latin f?s [offspring] * see dh?(i)-
源自 拉丁语 f?s [后代] *参见 dh?(i)-

现代英汉词典

fawn 1
[fC:n]
n.

(1)

(未满一岁的)幼鹿

(2)

浅黄褐色;鹿毛色

词性变化

fawn
vt., vi.
下小鹿

基本词义

fawn 2
[fC:n]
vi.

(1)

(与on连用)

(2)

(狗亲热地)向…跳去,擦蹭…身子

(3)

奉承;讨好
fawning on their rich uncle
巴结他们富有的叔叔

现代英汉综合大辞典

fawn
[fC:n]
n.

(1)

小鹿; 小山羊; 小动物(未满一岁者)

(2)

[俚]小娃娃

(3)

淡黄褐色
be in fawn
(母鹿)怀孕

词性变化

fawn
[fC:n]
vi., vt.
生小鹿(小山羊, 小动物)
adj.
淡黄褐色的

继承用法

fawn-coloured
adj.
淡黄褐色的

fawn-lily
n.
【植】美洲赤莲

fawny
[`fR:nI]
adj.
浅鹿褐色的

美国传统词典

fawn
fawn 1
AHD:[f?n]
D.J.[f%8n]
K.K.[f%n]
v.intr.
fawned, fawn.ing, fawns

(1)

To exhibit affection or attempt to please, as a dog does by wagging its tail, whining, or cringing.

(2)

To seek favor or attention by flattery and obsequious behavior.

语源

(1)

Middle English faunen

(2)

from Old English fagnian [to rejoice]

(3)

from fagen, f?gen [glad]

继承用法

fawner
n.

fawningly
adv.

参考词汇

(1)

fawn, apple-polish, bootlick, kowtow, slaver, toady, truckle

(2)

The central meaning shared by these verbs is “to curry favor by behaving obsequiously and submissively”:
fawned on her superior;
students apple-polishing the teacher;
bootlicked to get a promotion;
lawyers kowtowing to a judge;
slavered over his rich uncle;
toadying to members of the occupation force;
nobles truckling to the king.

基本词义

fawn
fawn 2
AHD:[f?n]
D.J.[f%8n]
K.K.[f%n]
n.

(1)

A young deer, especially one less than a year old.

(2)

Color A grayish yellow brown to light grayish or moderate reddish brown.

语源

(1)

Middle English

(2)

from Old French foun, faon, feon [young animal]

(3)

from Vulgar Latin *f??} .f?t?n-

(4)

from Latin f?s [offspring] * see dh?(i)-

英汉纺织大词典

fawn
n.幼鹿棕

英汉化学大词典

fawn
n.淡黄色;adj.淡黄色的

英汉计算机大词典

fawn
n.淡黄色;adj.淡黄色的

英汉农牧林大词典

fawn
n.浅黄褐色,淡黄色,小鹿

英汉水利大词典

fawn
n.淡褐色

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