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intimate

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You have to be abroad, you have to be hermetically sealed off from your intimates, from your home to realize what a gift this going home is.
只有远在海外漂泊,彻底与亲朋挚友切断联系才懂得回家是怎样的幸福。

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  • 2楼 猫脸大不大 9天前

    intimate1 /ˈɪntəmət/ ●○○ adjective  
    1  RESTAURANT/MEAL/PLACE 饭店/餐饮/地方 private and friendly so that you feel comfortable 幽静舒适的,温馨的
     the intimate atmosphere of a country pub
    乡村酒吧亲切宜人的气氛
     an intimate meal for two
    温馨的两人餐
     The collection has been moved from its intimate setting to the British Museum.
    这些收藏品已从私人藏处移到了大英博物馆。
    2  FRIENDS 朋友 having an extremely close friendship 亲密的;密切的
     an intimate friend of Picasso’s
    毕加索的一个密友
     an intimate relationship
    亲密的关系
     She’s on intimate terms with people in government.
    她与政府官员关系密切。
    3  intimate knowledge of something very detailed knowledge of something as a result of careful study or a lot of experience 〔因细心研究或经验丰富而〕精通某事
     his intimate knowledge of the coal industry
    他对煤炭业的透彻了解
    4  PRIVATE 私人的 relating to very private or personal matters 隐私的;个人的
     the publication of intimate details of their affair
    他们暧昧关系中隐秘细节的公开
    ► see thesaurus at private
    5  SEX 性的 formal
    a) relating to sex 与性有关的
     The virus can only be transmitted through intimate contact.
    这种病毒只能通过性接触来传播。
    b) be intimate with somebody to have sex with someone 与某人发生性关系
    6  intimate link/connection etc a very close connection between two things 〔两者间〕密切的联系
     the intimate connection between physical and mental health
    生理健康和精神健康的密切联系
    —intimately adverb
     The two aspects are intimately connected.
    这两个方面紧密相关。
     I am intimately acquainted with the state of my bank account.
    我对自己银行账户的情况十分清楚。

  • 3楼 猫脸大不大 9天前

    intimate2 /ˈɪntɪmeɪt/ verb [transitive] formal  
    to make people understand what you mean without saying it directly 暗示;提示
    intimate that
     He intimated, politely but firmly, that we were not welcome.
    他有礼貌但很坚决地暗示,我们是不受欢迎的。
    intimate something to somebody
     She had already intimated to me her wish to leave.
    她已向我暗示过她想离开。
    intimate3 /ˈɪntəmət/ noun [countable] formal  
    a close personal friend 知己,密友,至交
    Origin intimate1 (1600-1700) intime “intimate” ((1600-1700)), from Latin intimus; → INTIMATE2 intimate2 (1500-1600) Late Latin past participle of intimare “to put in, announce”, from Latin intimus “furthest inside”, from an unrecorded Latin interus; → INTERIOR2

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