frond

n.蕨類的葉 [The leaf of a fern.]

n.藻體 [A leaflike thallus(菌體), as of a seaweed or lichen(地衣).]

 

frond:fern=needle:pine
複葉是蕨類植物的葉子=針葉是松樹植物的葉子

ps.

front  adj.前面的

frond

 

 

 

 

 

froth

n.泡沫 [A mass of bubbles in or on a liquid; foam.]

  ex. a glass of beer with a lot of froth on it
  一杯有許多泡沫的啤酒

 

ps.

froth     n.泡沫

forth adv.向前

 

 

 

 

frothy

froth-y

adj.泡沫的 [of, like, or having froth; foamy.]

adj.淺薄的 [ unsubstantial; trifling; shallow; empty.]

  ex. a novel written in a frothy style
  筆調輕浮的小說.

 

frothy <> weighty  adj.重的;嚴肅認真的

 

 

 

 

 

frugal

adj.節約的,儉樸的(好的詞彙) [economical in use or expenditure]

  ex. a frugal manager.

音:腐乳過日

 

reveiw 之前的整理

sparing    adj.節儉的 [from spare v.騰出時間,人手 v.節約,省用]

frugal      adj.節儉的 [ frug(profit)-al, ex. fruit。原意從useful到economical]

thrifty      adj.節儉的 [ thrift(from thrive)-y。原意habit of saving]

parsimonious  adj.節儉的 [pars(spare;save)-i-mony]

 

skimp       v.節省花費 (ex.skimp money for food to meet the rent)

stint          v.節制(尤指食物) (還有其他的字義)

grudge      v.勉強給某物  

begrudge    v.勉強給某物

 

 

 

 

 

fruition

fruit-ion

n.結果實

n.實現 [ Realization of something desired or worked for; accomplishment]

  ex. labor finally coming to fruition.

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

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