afoot

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词源[编辑]

a- +‎ foot

发音[编辑]

  • IPA(幫助)/əˈfʊt/
  • 文檔
  • 韻部:-ʊt

副词[编辑]

afoot (不可比)

  1. 步行
    • 1886Peter Christen Asbjørnsen,H.L. Brækstad譯,, Folk and Fairy Tales, 頁號77:
      "The dogs were no sooner let loose, than the hare was afoot.
      (請為本引文添加中文翻譯)
  2. 用脚,站立着
  3. (比喻义) 发生着,行动着,酝酿着
    There's funny bussiness afoot.
    情况不对劲。
    • Template:RQ:Shakespeare Hamlet
    • Template:RQ:Doyle Poison Belt
    • 1959 October,“Talking of Trains: Paying for the commuters”,出自 Trains Illustrated, 頁號458:
      In San Francisco and in New Jersey, to quote two other examples, plans are afoot to subsidise new commuter line construction or existing operations out of toll revenue from state highways or bridges.
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    • Template:RQ:Adams Life

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afoot (無比較級)

  1. (表语) 站着的,发生着的
    • 2011, Maile Chapman, Your Presence Is Requested at Suvanto: A Novel
      Sunny moves through these final days quickly, easily, buoyed by routine even though change is afoot in all directions.
    • 2019 October,James Abbott,“Esk Valley revival”,出自 Modern Railways, 頁號76:
      Now there are plans afoot to introduce a couple of extra trains to the timetable in December, with the long-term goal of a doubling of the service to eight trains a day.
      (請為本引文添加中文翻譯)

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