دایره المعارف برق(اطلاعات عمومی برق)
.chiefly . coarse . commonplace . comparatively . complex . conventional . curious . exceedingly . exclusively . immense . indeed . rigid . routinely . sufficiently . visibly
chieflyadv. most importantly or most commonly adj. chief Syn. mostlyHouses are made chiefly of wood products. Corn is the chief crop of the Midwest.
coarseadj. not fine or smooth, not delicate adv. coarsely Syn. rough
Sandpaper is an extremely coarse material. Wool clothing has certain coarseness in texture.
Syn. frequent Soon it will be commonplace to see the person to whom you are talking on the phone. Female lawyers are commonplace in the United States.
comparativelyadv. being measured or judged by comparison adj. comparative Syn. relatively
It was comparatively easy for him to learn baseball because he had been a cricketplayer. If you compare algebra and trigonometry, you'll discover that algebra is less complex.
complexadj. difficult to understand or explain;
n. complexityhaving many parts
Syn. complicated The businessmen astutely approached the complex production problem. The universe has a complexity beyond comprehension.
conventionaladj. following accepted rules or standards adv. conventionally Syn. traditional
Professor Canfield agreed with the conventional theory about the origin of the Basque language. To become integrated into a society, you must learn the conventions of that society.
curiousadj. odd or strange; eager to learn adv. curiously Syn. peculiar
A curious object was discovered in the remains. Sally was curiously interested in the history of Alaska.
exceedinglyadv. very; to an unusual degree
v. exceedSyn. extremely
n. excess adj. excessive adv. excessively
In tropical zones, it is exceedingly hot and humid. It is not safe to exceed the speed limit.
exclusivelyadv. no one else; nothing else; not shared adj. exclusive with others
n. exclusionSyn. restrictively
This room is used exclusively by the faculty.
They excluded everyone under age 21 from the contest.
immenseadj. extremely large adv. immensely Syn. massive
From the mountaintop you can see the immense valley.
She was immensely interested in the idea of teaching a foreign language.
indeedadv. certainly; really (used to make a statement stronger) Syn. truly
Did he indeed go to the infirmary. It is very hot indeed.
rigidadj. not easy to bend; firm, inflexible adv. rigidly Syn. stiff The teacher was very rigid in his ideas about class attendance. He adhered rigidly to his opinions about marriage.
routinelyadv. regularly, usually done adj. routine Syn. ordinarily
She routinely gets a physical examination.
It is routine for students to become homesick at times.
sufficientlyadv. enough, in a satisfying manner
n. sufficiencySyn. adequately adj. sufficient
Jenny is sufficiently mature to make her own decisions. Her income is sufficient for her needs.
visiblyadv. can be seen adj. visible * power of imagination or wisdom,
n. vision* especially with regard to the future
v. view adj. visionary*Syn. noticeably Ken was visibly upset about his performance evaluation. Stars are more visible on a clear fall evening.
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Choose the word or phrase that is closest in meaning to the underlined word or phrase.
1. Water is easily the most complex of all the familiar substances that are single chemical compounds.
2. Contrary to popular opinion, the origin of the circus is comparatively recent, having little in common with ancient Roman circuses.
3. The cotton gin was commonplace on many nineteenth-century farms.
(A) often required
(B) sorely needed
(C) frequently seen (D)visibly absent
4. Under the microscope, cultivated silk fibers look coarse.
5. The sweet potato is chiefly grown in the southern United States.
commonplace:پیش پا افتاده.مبتذل.همه جلیی
complex:در اکثر علوم به معنای پیچیده است.مختلط
conventional:جنگ افزار معمولی.قراردادی.عرفی
rigid:سخت پا.انعطاف ناپذیر.جامد
routinely:روزمره.کارعادی.جریان عادی.عادت جری