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flute

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  • Conjugation : past simple  fluted ; present continuous  fluting
  • Derivatives : adjective  flutelike
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Comprehensive English-Chinese Dictionary (1 result)

flute [fluːt]
  1. 1. noun[c] [Music] 长笛
    Two other musicians would accompany her, playing violin and flute.
    其他两名音乐家将用小提琴长笛为她伴奏
    I learned how to play the flute as a young child.
    我在很小的时候学会了吹长笛
  2. 2. noun[c] 细长酒杯,高脚玻璃酒杯(指常用于喝香槟酒的玻璃杯)
    She held up two flutes for the champagne.
    她拿了两个细长酒杯香槟酒
  3. 3. noun[c] 凹槽沟槽
    The flute on the column was inscribed with a Latin phrase.
    柱子上的凹槽雕刻拉丁文字
  4. 4. vt. 在……上弄出凹槽
    The slaves were fluting the pillars of the temples.
    奴隶们正在庙宇柱子上刻凹槽

Macmillan Dictionary - Simpler Definitions (1 result)

flute [flut]
  1. 1. noun a musical instrument that you hold sideways to your mouth and play by blowing over a hole at one end as you press its keys. A flute is a woodwind instrument. Someone who plays the flute is called a flutist in American English and a flautist in British English.
  2. 2. noun a tall narrow glass, especially one for drinking champagne

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He plays the flute like a professional.
他吹长笛已达到专业人员的水平。
Arthritis crippled her hands so she had to give up the flute.
关节炎使她的手致残,她不得不放弃了长笛。
Occasionally, two other musicians would accompany her, playing violin and flute.
有时候另外两外音乐家会陪着她演奏小提琴和长笛。
I learned how to play the flute as a young child.
我在很小的时候就学会了吹长笛。
Each flute will cost at least $60, again depending on quality.
每个长笛会耗费至少60美元,还要再取决于质量。
He would pipe away on his flute all day and night.
他可以整天整夜地吹奏长笛。
He plays the flute.
他演奏长笛。
The flute broke into a light lilting air.
长笛发出一阵轻快的笛声。

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