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drill
drɪl
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The training of soldiers to march (as in ceremonial parades) or to perform the manual of arms.
  2. Systematic training by multiple repetitions.
  3. Similar to the mandrill but smaller and less brightly colored.
  4. A tool with a sharp point and cutting edges for making holes in hard materials (usually rotating rapidly or by repeated blows).
(动) As a verb
  1. Train in the military, e.g., in the use of weapons.
  2. Undergo military training or do military exercises.
  3. Learn by repetition.
  4. Teach by repetition.
  5. Make a hole, especially with a pointed power or hand tool.
Hyphenationdrill
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
操练cāoliàndrill; practice
练习liànxíto practice; exercise; drill; practice
钻头zuàntóudrill bit
钻床zuānchuángdriller
训练xùnliànto train; to drill; training
zuànan auger; diamond
zuānto drill; to bore; to get into; to make one's way into; to enter (a hole); to thread one's way through; to study intensively; to dig into; to curry favor for personal gain
钻孔zuānkǒngto bore a hole; to drill; drilled hole
出操chūcāoto drill; to exercise; to go outdoors for physical exercise
打把势dǎ bǎ shìdrill (in sword play); to thrash around; to demonstrate gymnastic skills; to solicit financial help (in an indirect way); to show off
操演cāoyǎndrill; exercise; demonstration; to demonstrate
条播tiáobōto drill (i.e. plant seeds in spaced rows)
zuānto drill
钻井zuānjǐngto drill (e.g. for oil); a borehole
演练yǎnliàndrill; practice
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