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  1. flatter

    • IPA[ˈfladər]

    美式

    • v.
      lavish insincere praise and compliments upon (someone), especially to further one's own interests;make (someone) feel honored and pleased
    • verb: flatter, 3rd person present: flatters, gerund or present participle: flattering, past tense: flattered, past participle: flattered

    • 釋義
    • v.
      動詞
    • 1. lavish insincere praise and compliments upon (someone), especially to further one's own interests:

      she was flattering him to avoid doing what he wanted

    • 2. make (someone) feel honored and pleased:

      I was very flattered to be given the commission

      at least I am flattered that you don't find me boring

    • 3. make oneself feel pleased by believing something favorable about oneself, typically something that is unfounded:

      I flatter myself I'm the best dressed man here

    • 4. give an unrealistically favorable impression of:

      the portraitist flatters his sitter to the detriment of his art

    • 5. (of a color or a style of clothing) make (someone) appear more attractive or to the best advantage:

      the muted fuchsia shade flattered her pale skin

    • 6. please (the ear or eye):

      the beauty of the stone flattered the young clergyman's eyes

  2. 知識+

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    • What's ”Flat Rate” mean?

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    • flat knit

      根據國立編譯館的翻譯,flat knit 為橫編組織或橫編織物,一般口語化是叫做"橫紋",像 flat-knit T-shirt 就是橫紋汗杉。