2016年10月7日 星期五

bunch, laid-back, feel, went viral, this time around, flowering stem


Term limits and the Supreme Court
Is it bad to have a bunch of old judges?
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The Senior Strategist Reshaping Romney

Stuart Stevens, center, a seemingly laid-back yet fiercely competitive strategist, has given Mitt
Romney’s campaign a very different feel this time around.


Dutch kids are among the happiest in the world, according to Unicef. Some attribute their high quality of life and general good nature to a rather laid-back approach to work: more than half of the Dutch working population works part time, a far greater share than in any other rich-world country. The Economist explains why so many Dutch people work part time http://econ.st/1Ewv4Jz



Why so many Dutch people work part time


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The youth of China are no longer a shy bunch. They’re increasingly hedonistic and up for a good time.
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bunch
A ware jar with flowering stem in four panels.

flower (PLANT)
noun [C]
the part of a plant which is often brightly coloured with a pleasant smell, or the type of plant that produces these:
wild flowers
to pick flowers
a bunch/bouquet of flowers
cut/dried flowers
See pictures , .

flower 
verb [I]
to produce flowers:
When does this plant flower?

flowery
adjective
1 (ALSO flowereddecorated with pictures of flowers:
a flowery material/dress
flowery curtains/wallpaper

2 DISAPPROVING If a speech or writing style is flowery, it uses too many complicated words or phrases in an attempt to sound skilful:
a flowery description/speech

bunch
informal group of people.

laid-back

(lād'băk')
adj. Informal
Having a relaxed or casual atmosphere or character; easygoing: "laid-back, untroubled people" (New Yorker).

laid-backness laid'-back'ness n.


[形]((俗))
1 のんきな, のんびりした.
2 〈ロック音楽が〉リラックスした, レイドバックの.
3 酔った.
4 冷静な, 冷淡な, 無感動な
a laid-back set
しらけ族.

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