2016年9月1日 星期四

lavishly, truly, obstruction

Former Abramoff Associate Is Arrested
 The Maximum Series of windows will reduce the frame obstruction by over 40% offering the greatest viewing area in the industry.


Former lobbyist Kevin A. Ring was arrested yesterday on conspiracy, fraud and obstruction-of-justice charges in connection with his alleged role in a four-year scheme to lavish tickets and trips on lawmakers and government officials in return for help for his clients.
(By Carrie Johnson and Del Quentin Wilber, The Washington Post)



音節
 
ob • struc • tion
 
発音
 
əbstrʌ'kʃən
[名詞]
  1. 1邪魔物,(…に対する)障害物((to ...)) ⇒OBSTACLE【類語】
  2. 2邪魔をすること,妨害,反対
    • without further obstruction
    • それ以上の支障[反対]もなく.
  3. 3妨害[邪魔]されている状態;〔医学〕 閉塞へいそく[閉鎖](症)
    • Acne is initiated by oily obstruction.
    • にきびは油性分泌が邪魔されてできる.
  4. 4(議会での)議事妨害.
  5. 5〔スポーツ〕 オブストラクション,反則となる妨害行為;(野球で)走塁妨害.
語源
1533.→OBSTRUCT


lavish

adjective
more than enough, especially if expensive; very generous:
lavish gifts/promises/praise
lavish spending
lavish banquets
The evening was a lavish affair with glorious food and an endless supply of champagne.
The lavish production makes this musical truly memorable.

Matisse’s bronze version of the Barye sculpture is near the entrance to “Matisse: Painter as Sculptor,” a stunning exhibition at the Baltimore Museum of Art. The Barye is there too. Together they are worth considerably more than a thousand words, however lavished with illustrations those words might be.

lavishly Show phonetics
adverb
The dining room was lavishly decorated.

truly

(trū')
adv.
  1. Sincerely; genuinely: We are truly sorry for the inconvenience.
  2. Truthfully; accurately: reported the matter truly.
  3. Indeed: truly ugly.
  4. Properly: not truly civilized.




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