简明英汉词典

tortoise
[5tC:tEs]
n.
龟, 迟缓的人

美国传统词典[双解]

tortoise
tor.toise
AHD:[t?r“t1s]
D.J.[6t%8rtis]
K.K.[6t%rt!s]
n.(名词)

(1)

Any of various terrestrial turtles, especially one of the family Testudinidae, characteristically having thick clublike hind limbs and a high, rounded carapace.
龟:一种陆地生乌龟,特别指属于龟鳖目的动物,一般具有厚重,梅花状的四肢和高耸的圆形甲壳

(2)

Chiefly British A terrestrial or freshwater chelonian.
【多用于英国】 一种大陆边缘生或淡水生海龟

(3)

One that moves slowly; a laggard.
懒汉:行动迟缓的人;落后者

语源

(1)

Alteration influenced by porpoise
porpoise的影响

(2)

of Middle English tortuce
中古英语 tortuce的变化

(3)

from Medieval Latin tort?a
源自 中世纪拉丁语 tort?a

(4)

alteration of Late Latin tartar?a [feminine of] tartar?chus [of the underworld] * see turtle 1
后期拉丁语 tartar?化 [] tartar?chus的阴性词 [黑社会的,下流社会的] *参见 turtle1

现代英汉词典

tortoise
[5tC:tEs]
n.
龟,乌龟

现代英汉综合大辞典

tortoise
[5tC:tEs]
n.
(=testudo)龟; 迟钝的人[东西]
tortoise beetle
龟甲虫

继承用法

tortoise-core
n.
龟甲状石核

tortoise-eater
n.
[英军俚](能从空中打坦克的)飞行大炮

tortoiseshell
[5tC:tEFel]
n.
龟甲

tortoise-shell
adj.
玳瑁(色)的

习惯用语

set the tortoise to catch the hare
做不可能做到的事

The tortoise wins the race while the hare is sleeping.
[谚]兔子睡觉, 乌龟跑赢。

特殊用法

elephant tortoise

(1)

巨陆龟

(2)

象陆龟

wood tortoise
雕背水龟, 林龟

[七国语言]英汉生物学大词典

tortoise

美国传统词典

tortoise
tor.toise
AHD:[t?r“t1s]
D.J.[6t%8rtis]
K.K.[6t%rt!s]
n.

(1)

Any of various terrestrial turtles, especially one of the family Testudinidae, characteristically having thick clublike hind limbs and a high, rounded carapace.

(2)

Chiefly British A terrestrial or freshwater chelonian.

(3)

One that moves slowly; a laggard.

语源

(1)

Alteration influenced by porpoise

(2)

of Middle English tortuce

(3)

from Medieval Latin tort?a

(4)

alteration of Late Latin tartar?a [feminine of] tartar?chus [of the underworld] * see turtle 1

英汉地质大词典

tortoise
n.锅形石块;n.驼峰石

英汉航海大词典

tortoise
n.龟,缓慢的东西

英汉环境大词典

tortoise
n.乌龟,海龟,象龟甲的

英汉化学大词典

tortoise
n.缓慢的东西,乌龟

英汉进出口商品词汇大全

tortoise

英汉经贸大词典

tortoise
n.龟,缓慢的东西

英汉计算机大词典

tortoise
n.缓慢的东西(乌龟)

英汉农牧林大词典

tortoise
n.海龟

英汉能源大词典

tortoise
n.龟,缓慢的东西

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