main

main

英 [meɪn]     美 [meɪn]    

【中英释义】

adj. 主要的;最重要的

n. 干线;总管道;[pl](水、煤、电)供应系统;大海

【英英释义】

Noun:

any very large body of (salt) water

a principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage

Adjective:

most important element;

“the chief aim of living”

“the main doors were of solid glass”

“the principal rivers of America”

“the principal example”

“policemen were primary targets”

“the master bedroom”

“a master switch”

(of a clause) capable of standing syntactically alone as a complete sentence;

“the main (or independent) clause in a complex sentence has at least a subject and a verb”

of force; of the greatest possible intensity;

“by main strength”

【双语例句】

用作形容词 (adj.)

The teacher asked me to note down the main points of the speech.

老师要求我把演说的要点记下来。

The speech was most disappointing,it skirted round all the main questions.

这篇演讲非常令人失望,它回避了所有主要的问题。

By defeating their main competitor this firm has cornered the wheat market.

这家公司击败了主要的竞争对手而垄断了整个小麦市场。

The main road was flooded so we had to go round by narrow country lanes.

公路干线遭水淹没,我们只得择乡间小径绕行。

用作名词 (n.)

The main of their investments was lost in the war.

他们的大部分投资在战争中损失了。

Is that the street that runs parallel to the main?

是那条与主街道平行的街道吗?

I turned the gas off at the mains before I went out.

我出门之前,把煤气的总阀关掉了。

When the water pipe burst she had the intelligence to turn off the water at the main.

水管裂开时,她很有头脑,连忙把总水门关上了。

My new house is not yet connected to the mains.

我的新房子还没接上水、 电、 煤气呢。

【相关词汇】

用作形容词 (adj.)

~+名词

the main building 主楼 the main business 主要工作 the main canal 主渠 the main course 主菜 the main entrance 大门 the main figure 主要人物

the main forces 主力 the main hero 主角 the main idea 主要的想法 the main item 主要项目 the main objective 宗旨 the main picture (电影的)正片

the main point 主要论点 the main purpose 主要目的 the main river 主要河流 the main road 主干道 the main sail 主帆 the main shops 主要的商店

the main street 大马路 the main strength 全力 the main thing 主要事情 the main wall 主墙 the main work 主要著作 the main writers 最重要的作家

用作名词 (n.)

动词+~

break out into mains 开辟总管道 dredge the main 疏通总管道 fix main 铺设(水、煤气等的)总管道 form main 形成总管道 hit main 击中(水、煤气等的)总管道

lay main 安装(水、煤气等的)总管道 relay main 重新铺设(水、煤气等的)总管道 resume main 恢复总管道

形容词+~

alternate main 备用总管道 blocked main 堵塞的(水、煤气等的)总管道 burst main 破裂的(水、煤气等的)总管道 secret mains 秘密总管道

名词+~

drain main 排水管道 exhaust main 排气管道 feed main 供给管道 gas main 煤气管道 steam main 蒸汽管道

介词+~

through main 通过管道

【同近义词】

adj.

chief foremost primary

n.

cable channel duct line pipe


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