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Longman Dictionary of
He peered over the side and saw that in
another instant he and everything in the can
be dumped into the big truck.
(1) vt. 傾倒, 卸下;
• to put something somewhere in a careless
EX. Ryan dumped his suitcase down in the
(2) n. 垃圾場, 垃圾堆;
• a place where unwanted waste is taken
EX. Put the rest into a sack to take to the
All aroud him was garbage,smelling
strong .Under him,over him,on all four
sides of him-garbage.Just an enormous
world of garbage and trash and smell.
It was a messy spot to be in.
(1) adj. 凌亂的, 骯髒的;
• dirty or untidy
EX. Sorry the place is so messy, I haven't
had time to clear up.
(2) n. messiness [uncountable]; 混亂
EX.What a mess!
• He was anxious to work his way up to
the top of the pile because he was
afraid of being squashed by the next
can-load of garbage.
(1) adj. 憂慮的,不安的;
• worried about something
EX. He was a bit anxious about the safety
of the machinery.
(2) adv. anxiously; 憂慮地
(3) n. anxiety憂慮
When at last he did succeed in getting
to the surface,tired and smelly,he
observed that the truck was not
making any more collections but was
rumbling rapidly along.
(1) n. 蒐集,聚集;
• a set of similar things that are kept or
brought together because they are
attractive or interesting
EX. Every Christmas we have a collection for
a local charity.