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戒绝
Simplified 戒绝
Traditional 戒絕
Pin Yin
jie4 jue2
English
  • abstinence
  • to give up (a bad habit)
Examples:
1. “就以你吸的烟而论,每天若戒绝了不吸,岂不可省几个铜子。
"Now take your smoking, for in stance. If you cut that you'd be able to save a few coppers.
2. 哈佛大学公共卫生学院上个月的一份调查报告表明,已经有越来越多的学生主动戒绝饮酒,但是另一方面学生们在聚会时的饮酒量却仍不见减少,还像20世纪90年代初一样一饮便是4、5杯。
A Harvard School of Public Health survey released last month reported that more students are abstaining from alcohol, but levels of binge drinking having at least four or five drinks at a sitting are the same as in the early 1990s.
3. 为了宗教或身体原因戒绝食物。
Abstain from certain foods, as for religious or medical reasons.
4. 戒绝享乐
Abstinence from pleasure
5. 消费者在平均累积了1600多元信用卡欠债(1982年不到500元)以后,终于也决心戒绝这个习惯。减少欠债在短期内对零售商不利,但预示90年代中期将有好景。
Consumers are finally beginning to swear off the habit as well, after running up the average creditcard balance to more that $ 1,600, compared with less than $ 500 in 1982. The debt-cutting trend is bad for retail sales in the short run but bodes well for the mid-1990's.
6. 哈佛大学公共卫生学院上个月的一份调查报告表明,已经有越来越多的学生主动戒绝饮酒,但是另一方面学生们在聚会时的饮酒量却仍不见减少,还像20世纪90年代初一样一饮便是4、5杯。
Harvard School of Public Health survey released last month reported that more students are abstaining from alcohol, but levels of binge drinking having at least four or five drinks at a sitting are the same as in the early 1990s.
7. 戒绝旧习惯
Renounce ones old haBits
8. 恶习戒绝难。
You can never scare a dog away from a greasy hide .
9. 你必须让你父亲戒绝烈酒。
You must keep your father off strong spirits.