托业考试阅读高频词汇总结(1)

      adjust—— To change so as to match or fit; cause to correspond修改=alter To adjust (a garment) for a better fit修改

  adjoining—— Neighboring; contiguous接临的=neighboring

  adaptation—— Something, such as a device or mechanism, that is changed or changes so as to become suitable to a new or special application or situation改装=modification

  acute—— Extremely sharp or severe; intense强烈的=intense

  Keenly perceptive or discerning; penetrating聪明的=sharp

  accustomed—— Being in the habit of习惯的=used to

  accumulate—— To gather or pile up; amass收集,堆集;积累=collect

  accompany—— To be or go with as a companion陪伴=travel with

  accompaniment—— Something, such as a situation, that accompanies something else; a concomitant伴随状况伴随发生的事物=attendant An accompanying thing or circumstance; a concomitant伴随物伴随的事物或情况;伴随物

  accommodate—— To provide for; supply with提供住处;供应=lodge To provide with temporary quarters, especially for sleeping提供住处

  acclaimed—— To be praised enthusiastically and often publicly; applauded喝彩地,赞赏地=praised

  accelerate—— To cause to develop or progress more quickly使加快=increased

  abundance—— Fullness to overflowing丰富=profusion The state of being profuse; abundance丰富

  absurd—— Ridiculously incongruous or unreasonable荒诞的,荒唐的=preposterous Contrary to nature, reason, or common sense; absurd荒谬的

  abandon—— To give up by leaving or ceasing to operate or inhabit, especially as a result of danger or other impending threat离弃=give up

  awareness——shavingsknowledge or cognizance意识到的或认识到的=realization

  available—— Present and ready for use; at hand; accessible可用的现实可用的;手边的;可获得的=accessible

  attribute—— A quality or characteristic inherent in or ascribed to someone or something品质、属性=characteristic, trait

  attire—— Clothing or array; apparel服装、盛装;服饰=clothing

  attach—— To fasten, secure, or join系,贴或连接=fasten, stick to

  assortment—— A collection of various kinds; a variety多种多样=variety

  astonishing —— Filling with sudden wonder or amazement惊奇的,奇怪的=startling

  astounding-To be astonishing and bewildering震惊极为惊讶和迷惑不解=surprising

  assemble—— To bring or call togethersintosasgroupsor whole召集集合=gathering

  ascend—— To slope upward爬坡倾斜而上=climb of

  ascribe to——assume to be true

  arduous—— Demanding great effort or labor; difficult困难的=difficult,

  Testing severely the powers of endurance; strenuous艰苦的=strenuous Requiring great effort, energy, or exertion艰巨的

  arid—— Lacking moisture, especiallyshavingsinsufficient rainfall to support trees or woody plants干旱的缺乏水分=dry

  aptly—— Exactly suitable; appropriately合适的=appropriately