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whittle
English: whittle
Chinese: ['hwitl]
vt. 逐渐削薄, 削整, 削弱, 削减
vi. 削木头
n. 大刀, 屠刀
Examples:
1. Don't whittle the stick down too much or it won't be long enough.
别把那棍削得太多,不然就不够长了。
2. He began to whittle away all powers of the government that he did not control.
他开始削弱他所未能控制的一切政府权力。
3. Profit be whittle down by the ever - rising cost of energy
能源成本的不断上升使利润下降
4. Profits are whittle down by the ever-rising cost of energy.
不断增长的能源成本使利润下降。
5. The recent election results have whittle away the government's power.
最近的选举结果削弱了政府的权力。
6. They are trying to whittle down our salaries.
他们正着手削减我们的薪水。
7. Whittle a toy boat.
削制成玩具船
8. Whittle away a fortune
耗费资财
9. Whittle down a stick
一点一点地削细木棒
10. Whittle down expenses
削减费用