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bolt
boʊlt
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Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (副) adverb
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(名) As a noun
  1. A sudden abandonment (as from a political party).
    • The act of moving with great haste.
    • A screw that screws into a nut to form a fastener.
    • The part of a lock that is engaged or withdrawn with a key.
    • A sliding bar in a breech-loading firearm that ejects an empty cartridge and replaces it and closes the breech.
    • A roll of cloth or wallpaper of a definite length.
    • A discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder.
    (副) As an adverb
    1. Bolt.
    2. Directly.
    (动) As a verb
    1. Make or roll into bolts.
    2. Eat hastily without proper chewing.
    3. Swallow hastily.
      • Secure or lock with a bolt.
      • Move or jump suddenly.
      • Leave suddenly and as if in a hurry.
      • Run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along.
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