Crime rate 犯罪率

  The number of reported crimes per specified number of the population.

  每一定人数中发生的犯罪数量。

  例句:

  Which state has the highest crime rate in the U.S.?

  在美国,哪个州的犯罪率最高?

  criminal 犯罪

  A person who has violated a criminal law.

  触犯刑法的人。

  例句:

  We are placing your son in criminal detention.

  我们对你儿子实行刑事拘留。

  date rape 约会强奸

  A rape that is committed by a woman’s date.

  由女性的约会对象实施的强奸。

  例句:

  Date rape is the last thing that a young girl should have to worry about.

  约会强奸是年轻女子最不用害怕的事。

  deadly weapon 致命武器

  Any object, or instrument that is capable of being used to kill.

  任何可以用以杀人致命的物体、器具。

  例句:

  It is against the law to carry a concealed deadly weapon.

  秘密携带致命武器是违法的。

  death penalty 死刑

  Punishment by death, that is imposed in a legal manner.

  以合法的形式剥夺罪犯生命的一种惩罚。

  例句:

  Three men have received the death penalty so far this year.

  今年已有三个被判死刑。

  death row 死囚牢房

  A cell block reserved for convicts awaiting execution.

  特别为等待处决的死刑犯设置的牢房。

  例句:

  This convicted killer has been on death row for 5 years.

  这位被判决死刑的杀人犯住在死囚牢房已5年了。