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strain
streɪn
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of singing.
  2. An intense or violent exertion.
  3. An effortful attempt to attain a goal.
  4. The general meaning or substance of an utterance.
  5. A succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence.
  6. A special variety of domesticated animals within a species.
  7. A group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups.
  8. Deformation of a physical body under the action of applied forces.
  9. Injury to a muscle (often caused by overuse); results in swelling and pain.
  10. Nervousness resulting from mental stress.
  11. Difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension.
(动) As a verb
  1. Cause to be tense and uneasy or nervous or anxious.
  2. Alter the shape of (something) by stress.
  3. To exert much effort or energy.
  4. Use to the utmost; exert vigorously or to full capacity.
  5. Rub through a strainer or process in an electric blender.
  6. Remove by passing through a filter.
  7. Separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements.
  8. Become stretched or tense or taut.
  9. Test the limits of.
Hyphenationstrain
Part of Speech(动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun
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拉紧lājǐnto pull tight; tensioning
绷紧bēngjǐnto brace; taut
损伤sǔnshāngto harm; to damage; to injure; impairment; loss; disability
扭伤niǔshānga sprain; a crick; to sprain
紧张jǐnzhāngnervous; keyed up; intense; tense; strained; in short supply; scarce
勉强miǎnqiǎngto do with difficulty; to force somebody to do something; reluctant; barely enough
尽力jìnlìto strive one's hardest; to spare no effort
使劲shǐjìnto exert all of one's strength
jìngstalwart; sturdy; strong; powerful
jìnstrength; energy; enthusiasm; spirit; mood; expression; interest
张力zhānglìtension
应变yìngbiànto meet a contingency; to adapt oneself to changes
劳损láosǔnstrain (medicine)
品族pǐnzústrain (of a species)
品系pǐnxìstrain (of a species)
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