简明英汉词典

invention
[in5venFEn]
n.
发明, 创造

美国传统词典[双解]

invention
in.ven.tion
AHD:[1n-vμn“sh…n]
D.J.[in6ven.*n]
K.K.[!n6vWn.*n]
n.Abbr. inv.(名词)缩写 inv.

(1)

The act or process of inventing:
发明:发明的动作或过程:
used a technique of her own invention.
用她自己发明的技术

(2)

A new device, method, or process developed from study and experimentation:
发明物:从研究以及实验中发展而来的新的仪器、方法或过程:
the phonograph, an invention attributed to Thomas Edison.
留声机是托马斯·爱迪生的发明物

(3)

A mental fabrication, especially a falsehood.
捏造:内心捏造的东西,特指谎言

(4)

Skill in inventing; inventiveness:
发明才能:在发明方面的技巧;创造性:
“the invention and sweep of the staging”(John Simon)
“舞台演出的创新和大改革”(约翰·西蒙)

(5)

Music A short composition developing a single theme contrapuntally.
【音乐】 创意曲:按对位法规则表现一个单一主题的短小乐章

(6)

A discovery; a finding.
发现,找到

语源

(1)

Middle English invencioun [scheme, plan]
中古英语 invencioun [规划,计划]

(2)

from Old French invencion [a finding out]
源自 古法语 invencion [找出]

(3)

from Latin inventi?} inventi?n- [inventiveness]
源自 拉丁语 inventi?} inventi?n- [创造性]

(4)

from inventus [past participle of] invenore [to find] * see invent
源自 inventus [] invenore的过去分词 [找到] *参见 invent

继承用法

inventional
adj.(形容词)

现代英汉词典

invention
[In5venF(E)n]
n.

(1)

发明;创作
the invention of the telephone
电话的发明
"His 6,000 inventions included the electric light bulb, the phonograph, and the mimeograph machine."
"他作出了六千项发明,包括电灯泡,留声机(唱机)和油印机。"

(2)

发明物

现代英汉综合大辞典

invention
[in5venFEn]
n.

(1)

发明(才能), 创造(力)

(2)

发明物

(3)

捏造, 虚构

(4)

【音】创意曲
make an invention
发明; 杜撰
Necessity is the mother of invention.
[谚]需要是发明之母。
To be a good story-writer a person needs invention.
要当优秀小说家, 就必须有创作才能。

继承用法

inventional
adj.

特殊用法

autonomous invention
自发性发明

patentable invention
可取得专利的发明

patented invention
专利发明

present invention
本发明, 本文

用法词典

invention
源自拉丁词invenire的过去分词inventus发明,发现

[七国语言]英汉公共大词典

invention
发明

美国传统词典

invention
in.ven.tion
AHD:[1n-vμn“sh…n]
D.J.[in6ven.*n]
K.K.[!n6vWn.*n]
n.Abbr. inv.

(1)

The act or process of inventing:
used a technique of her own invention.

(2)

A new device, method, or process developed from study and experimentation:
the phonograph, an invention attributed to Thomas Edison.

(3)

A mental fabrication, especially a falsehood.

(4)

Skill in inventing; inventiveness:
“the invention and sweep of the staging”(John Simon)

(5)

Music A short composition developing a single theme contrapuntally.

(6)

A discovery; a finding.

语源

(1)

Middle English invencioun [scheme, plan]

(2)

from Old French invencion [a finding out]

(3)

from Latin inventi?} inventi?n- [inventiveness]

(4)

from inventus [past participle of] invenore [to find] * see invent

继承用法

inventional
adj.

英汉船舶大词典

invention
n.发明

英汉法学大词典

invention
n.发明 ,发明物

英汉航海大词典

invention
n.发明

英汉化学大词典

invention
n.发明,发明物,虚构

英汉海运大词典

invention
发明,创造虚构

英汉经贸大词典

invention
n.发明

英汉计算机大词典

invention
n.发明(发明物,虚构)

英汉机械大词典

invention
n.发明

英汉能源大词典

invention
n.发明,发明物,虚构

英汉心理学大词典

invention
创造力

基本词义

invention
发明

英汉冶金大词典

invention
n.发明,创造

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