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silent
English: silent
Chinese: ['sailәnt]
a. 沉默的, 安静的, 无声的, 静止的
【医】 静止的, 无症状的
Examples:
1. 'silent' is an anagram of 'listen'.
silent是的变位词。
2. After the flow of talk before and during lunch, both fell silent.
经过饭前及饭桌上的长谈,现在两个人都默不作声了。
3. Even most equipment that we consider silent makes some noise: Turning on the stovetop returns a hiss of gas and a gratifying “whoomp” as the pilot ignites the burner.
甚至很多我们认为沉默的设备也会发出噪声,如打开炉子时,煤气发出嘶嘶声;点燃炉子时发出动人的“卟”的声音。
4. He addressed the strong, silent shareholder.
他向那个坚强沉默的股东说。
5. He was diffident and silent.
他是那么冷淡,那么默默无声。
6. If an application doesn’t understand some input, it should remain silent, subtly informing the user of the problem, allowing her to correct the input without embarrassment or ego-bruising.
如果程序不能理解输入的数据,它可以保持沉默。 用户就会立刻知道问题,在不尴尬或伤害自尊的情况下改正输入。
7. Keyboard manufacturers could make perfectly silent keyboards, but they don’t because we depend on audible feedback to tell us how we are doing.
键盘制造商完全可以制造极其安静的键盘,但是他们没有那样做,因为我们依赖听觉反馈告诉我们工作进行得怎样。
8. Our software tools are mostly silent; all we hear is the quiet click of the keyboard.
我们的软件工具通常是沉默的,我们能听到的只有静静敲击键盘的声音。
9. When they are silent, however, we have reason to believe that something is amiss.
但当他们保持沉默时,我们有理由相信出了什么错。
10. When we flip the switch on the copier and it stays coldly silent instead of humming, we know that we’ve got trouble.
当我们打开复印机的开关,它不是发出嗡嗡的声音,而是冰冷的沉默,我们知道出问题了。