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止住
Simplified 止住
Traditional 止住
Pin Yin
zhi3 zhu4
English
  • rein; stanch; staunch
Examples:
1. 西莉亚刚要张口,他做了个手势止住她。
As Celia was about to reply, he silenced her with a gesture.
2. 白求恩刚要开口辩驳,就给将军摆摆手止住了。
Bethune started to protest but the General waved him to be silent.
3. 凯瑟琳也止住了她的悲泣,坐在对面的椅子上,庄严地望着火。
Catherine quelled her lamentations also, took a seat opposite, and looked solemnly into the fire,
4. 他暂时止住了厄尔斯特的丢失。
For a time he checked the loss of Ulster.
5. 止住了自己这种不合时宜的玩笑。
He checked his unreasonable mirth.
6. 他跑了几步,便止住自己,放慢步子走着。
He ran a few steps, checked himself, and dropped into a walk.
7. 他抵达首都一事止住了说他已死的传言.
His arrival in the capital scotched reports that he was dead.
8. 她直到她的情人看不见了才止住泪水。
She stayed her tears until her lover was out of sight.
9. 索菲娅尽了很大努力止住了哭泣。
Sophia checked the sobs with an immense effort.
10. 该行动止住了英镑的下跌,但是未能使比价有很大上升。
The move stopped the pound's decline but failed to bring about a significant rally.