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  1. looming

    • IPA[ˈlo͞omiNG]

    美式

    • adj.
      (of an event) seemingly about to happen and regarded as ominous or worrying;appearing as a vague or shadowy form, especially one that is large or threatening
    • 釋義

    形容詞

    • 1. (of an event) seemingly about to happen and regarded as ominous or worrying the looming threat of social unrest the government has not woken up to the looming crisis
    • 2. appearing as a vague or shadowy form, especially one that is large or threatening he almost expected to see Jason's looming figure suddenly appear she walked beneath the looming battlements of Balvenie Castle
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    • IPA[ˈluːmɪŋ]

    英式

    • adj.
      (of an event) seemingly about to happen and regarded as ominous or worrying: the looming threat of social unrest the government has not woken up to the looming crisis

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