過去式：contrived 過去分詞：contrived 現在分詞：contriving
- 1. 設法促成
to contrive to do sth. 設法做成某事
- 2. 出乎意料地做到
she contrived to spill the can of paint 她竟然弄得整罐油漆都灑了
1. create or bring about (an object or a situation) by deliberate use of skill and artifice
2. manage to do something foolish or create an undesirable situation
... from war, all the while defiling a hero's bed, did you contrive this death against a warrior chief? 合唱 女人那就是你! 在家偷懶並且等候自戰爭...
make see go get write listen beg walk run feel contrive think try like love help to or help V afraid take
... in here are farmers mainly. Everytime the natural or contrived calamities came, they faced them with the attitude "...