简明英汉词典

palliate
[5pAlieit]
v.
减轻

美国传统词典[双解]

palliate
pal.li.ate
AHD:[p2l“?-3t”]
D.J.[6p#li87eit]
K.K.[6p#li7et]
v.tr.(及物动词)
pal.li.at.edpal.li.at.ingpal.li.ates

(1)

To make (an offense or crime) seem less serious; extenuate.
减轻,缓和:减轻痛苦,掩饰罪过;减轻

(2)

To make less severe or intense; mitigate:
掩饰:使不那么严重或紧张;缓和:
tried unsuccessfully to palliate the widespread discontent.
不成功地尽力去减轻普遍的不满

(3)

To relieve the symptoms of a disease or disorder.
减轻:减轻疾病或小病的征兆

语源

(1)

Middle English palliaten
中古英语 palliaten

(2)

from Late Latin palli3e palli3t- [to cloak, palliate]
源自 后期拉丁语 palli3e palli3t- [包庇,减轻,掩饰]

(3)

from Latin pallium [cloak]
源自 拉丁语 pallium [包庇]

继承用法

palliation
n.(名词)

palliator
n.(名词)

参考词汇

(1)

palliateextenuateglossglozewhitewash

(2)

The central meaning shared by these verbs is “to cause a fault or offense to seem less grave or less reprehensible”:
这些动词所共有的中心意思是:“使错误或罪过看起来不那么严重和应受谴责”:
palliate a crime;
减轻罪过;
couldn't extenuate the malfeasance;
不能掩饰罪过;
glossing over an unethical transaction;
掩饰不合理的交易;
glozing sins and iniquities;
掩饰罪过和罪恶;
whitewashed official complicity in political extortion. See also Synonyms at relieve
掩饰政治纠纷中的官方冲突 参见同义词 relieve

现代英汉词典

palliate
[5pAlIeIt]
vt.
-ated, -ating
减轻, 缓和(痛苦等)

现代英汉综合大辞典

palliate
[5pAlieit]
vt.

(1)

减轻, 缓和(疾病、痛苦等)

(2)

掩饰(罪过等)
palliate a disease
使病减轻
palliate a crime
减罪

继承用法

palliation
[pAlI5eIF(E)n]
n.

(1)

减轻, 缓和; 掩饰(罪过等)

(2)

起减轻[缓和]作用之物; 辩解; 掩饰之词 -ator

词性变化

palliate
[5pAlieit]
n.

(1)

减轻(疾病等)的人

(2)

掩饰(罪过等)的人-atory
adj.

美国传统词典

palliate
pal.li.ate
AHD:[p2l“?-3t”]
D.J.[6p#li87eit]
K.K.[6p#li7et]
v.tr.
pal.li.at.ed, pal.li.at.ing, pal.li.ates

(1)

To make (an offense or crime) seem less serious; extenuate.

(2)

To make less severe or intense; mitigate:
tried unsuccessfully to palliate the widespread discontent.

(3)

To relieve the symptoms of a disease or disorder.

语源

(1)

Middle English palliaten

(2)

from Late Latin palli3e palli3t- [to cloak, palliate]

(3)

from Latin pallium [cloak]

继承用法

palliation
n.

palliator
n.

参考词汇

(1)

palliate, extenuate, gloss, gloze, whitewash

(2)

The central meaning shared by these verbs is “to cause a fault or offense to seem less grave or less reprehensible”:
palliate a crime;
couldn't extenuate the malfeasance;
glossing over an unethical transaction;
glozing sins and iniquities;
whitewashed official complicity in political extortion. See also Synonyms at relieve

英汉法学大词典

palliate
v.掩饰,辩解 ,缓和,减轻,减罪

英汉化学大词典

palliate
vt.减轻,辩解

英汉计算机大词典

palliate
vt.减轻(辩解)

英汉中医大词典

palliate
n.减轻,缓和

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