简明英汉词典

muckrake
[5mQkreIk]
n.
揭开丑闻的文章
vt.
揭发丑闻

美国传统词典[双解]

muckrake
muck.rake
AHD:[m?k“r3k”]
D.J.[6m(k7reik]
K.K.[6m(k7rek]
v.intr.(不及物动词)
muck.rakedmuck.rak.ingmuck.rakes
To search for and expose misconduct in public life.
揭丑,揭发:搜集并揭发社会生活中的丑闻

语源
[From the man with the muckrake, who cannot look up to heaven because he is so obsessed with the muck of worldly profit, in ] Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan
[来自于有丑闻的人不能够指望天堂因为他太看重于世俗名利,见于约翰·班扬的] 天路历程 by John Bunyan

继承用法

muckraker
n.(名词)

现代英汉词典

muckrake
[5mQkreIk]
vi., vt.
-raked, -raking
搜集并揭发丑闻

现代英汉综合大辞典

muck
[mQk]
n.

(1)

湿粪; 粪肥; 肥料; 腐殖土; 垃圾

(2)

[口]污物; 讨厌的东西; 腐化堕落的事物

(3)

[俚]杂乱; 乱七八糟的状态

(4)

拙劣作品; 胡说; 废话

(5)

[美俚]钱

(6)

【采矿】废料, 垃圾
oily muck on the floor of a garage
汽车库地上的油垢

词性变化

muck
[mQk]
vt.

(1)

施粪肥

(2)

弄脏; 弄糟

(3)

自...除去脏物
muck one's clothes
把衣服弄脏
muck the orchards every year
每年为果园施肥

muck
[mQk]
vi.
[俚]闲逛; 鬼混(about)

继承用法

muckheap,muckhill
n.
粪堆

muckrake
[5mQkreIk]
n.

(1)

粪耙; [喻]爱好丑闻

(2)

[美喻]搜集并揭发名人的丑事(尤指公务人员的贪污渎职行为)

muckraker
[`mQk9reIkE(r)]
n.
专门报丑事的人(尤指新闻记者)

muck-worm
n.

(1)

粪蛆

(2)

流浪儿童

(3)

吝啬鬼; 守财奴

习惯用语

all of a muck (=in a muck)
[口]浑身是脏; 满身都是...

(as) common as muck
没有教养, 粗鲁

drag through the muck
玷污; 糟蹋

make a muck of sth.
弄脏某物; 把某事弄得一团糟

throw muck at sb.
诋毁某人, 中伤某人

Where there's muck there's brass.
[谚]要挣钱就别怕脏。

muck about [around]
胡闹, 鬼混; 玩弄, 摆弄

M-and money go together.
[谚] 富者不洁; 洁者不富。

muck in

(1)

吃(饭)

(2)

一起出力[干活]; 参加

muck in with

(1)

与...分享部队口粮

(2)

与...结伴; 与...住在一起

(3)

与...友好相处, 与...一同工作[娱乐]

muck out
打扫马厩(猪圈等); 为...清除粪便

muck up

(1)

弄脏

(2)

打乱, 破坏

(3)

把...搞错

特殊用法

lacustrine muck
湖泊沉腐泥

marsh muck
沼泽腐殖土

slag muck
废渣

swamp muck
沼泽腐泥

tunnel muck
隧道(挖出的)弃碴

美国传统词典

muckrake
muck.rake
AHD:[m?k“r3k”]
D.J.[6m(k7reik]
K.K.[6m(k7rek]
v.intr.
muck.raked, muck.rak.ing, muck.rakes
To search for and expose misconduct in public life.

语源
[From the man with the muckrake, who cannot look up to heaven because he is so obsessed with the muck of worldly profit, in ] Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan

继承用法

muckraker
n.

英汉法学大词典

muckrake
揭发贪污腐化

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