外博词典,懂英语单词快速记忆法的在线英语词典

american

考研IELTSGRE

[əˈmerɪkən] [əˈmɛrɪkən]

n.美国人,美洲人;美国英语

adj.美国的,美洲的;地道美国式的

常用短语

  1. all american

    全美国的

  2. asian american

    亚裔美国人

  3. south american

    南美洲的,南美洲人的

  4. 更多词组短语 »

场景例句

  1. I'm not American, I'm Canadian.

    我不是美国人,我是加拿大人。

    《牛津词典》

  2. Can you name all the American states?

    你能说出美国所有的州名吗?

    《牛津词典》

  3. Guam and American Samoa are US territories.

    关岛和美属萨摩亚是美国的准州。

    《牛津词典》

  4. 更多双语例句 »
    词根: -America- 美国,美洲
  1. America [ə'merɪkə] n. 美洲;美国;[电影]亚美利加

    America: -America-美国,美洲

单词家谱

鼠标或手指放在单词上看含义,点击单词看详细信息

american 美国

来自意大利探险家Amerigo Vespucci的名字。

american (n.)

1570s, originally "one of the aboriginal peoples discovered in the Western Hemisphere by Europeans," from Modern Latin Americanus, from America (q.v.). The original sense is now Native Americans; the sense of "resident of North America of European (originally British) descent" is from 1765.

american (adj.)

1590s, "pertaining to the Western Hemisphere and its aboriginal inhabitants," from Modern Latin Americanus, from America (q.v.); the sense of "pertaining to the residents of North America of European (originally British) descent" is first recorded 1640s; later "pertaining to the United States." French Américain, Spanish and Italian Americano, German Amerikanisch. Fem. form Americaness attested from 1838. The American beauty rose so called from 1886. American English as a sub-language attested from 1806; Amerenglish is from 1974.

小程序码 手机访问 联系客服 返回顶部

扫码访问小程序

随时随地,掌上学习

手机访问外博网

随时随地,掌上学习

客服微信