Yahoo奇摩字典 網頁搜尋

  1. mercy

    • IPA[ˈməːsi]

    英式

    • n.
      compassion or forgiveness shown towards someone whom it is within one's power to punish or harm;an event to be grateful for, because it prevents something unpleasant or provides relief from suffering
    • excl
      used in expressions of surprise or fear
    • noun: mercy, plural noun: mercies

    • 釋義
    • 相關詞
    • 片語
    • n.
      名詞
    • 1. compassion or forgiveness shown towards someone whom it is within one's power to punish or harm:

      the boy was screaming and begging for mercy

      the mercies of God

    • 2. an event to be grateful for, because it prevents something unpleasant or provides relief from suffering:

      his death was in a way a mercy

    • 3. (especially of a journey or mission) performed out of a desire to relieve suffering:

      mercy missions to refugees caught up in the fighting

    • excl
    • 1. used in expressions of surprise or fear:

      Mercy me!’ uttered Mrs Diggory

    • n. the killing of a patient suffering from an incurable and painful disease:

    • should the law allow mercy killing to be available?

      it seems probably that some doctors carry out mercy killings

    Powered by Oxford Dictionary of English 3e

    • n. the killing of a patient suffering from an incurable and painful disease, typically by the administration of large doses of painkilling drugs:

    • should the law allow mercy killing to be available?

      it seems probably that some doctors carry out mercy killings

    Powered by New Oxford American Dictionary

    • n. an urgent journey undertaken out of a desire to relieve suffering:

    • the mercy dash by ambulance from Carlow to Kilkenny tragically proved in vain

    Powered by Oxford Dictionary of English 3e

    • n. the right and power of a sovereign, president, or other supreme authority to commute a death sentence, to change the mode of execution, or to pardon an offender.

    Powered by New Oxford American Dictionary

    • n. a member of an order of women founded for educational or charitable purposes, especially that founded in Dublin in 1827.

    Powered by Oxford Dictionary of English 3e

    • n. the right and power of a sovereign, state president, or other supreme authority to commute a death sentence, to change the mode of execution, or to pardon an offender.

    Powered by Oxford Dictionary of English 3e

    • a journey or mission carried out to help someone in difficulty or danger

    Powered by Oxford Dictionary of English 3e

    • n. a member of a Roman Catholic congregation of women founded for educational or charitable purposes, especially that founded in Dublin in 1827.

    Powered by New Oxford American Dictionary

    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 下一頁
    • 更多解釋
    • IPA[ˈmərsē]

    美式

    • n.
      compassion or forgiveness shown toward someone whom it is within one's power to punish or harm:
    • the boy was screaming and begging for mercy

      the mercies of God

    • excl
      used in expressions of surprise or fear:
    • Mercy me!” uttered Mrs. Garfield

    Powered by New Oxford American Dictionary

  2. 知識+

    • 看報紙看到mercy dash有人知道是什麼嗎

      mercy 慈悲,憐憫,仁慈行為,善行 mercy killing 無痛致死;安樂死 dash 打擊,挫折 mercy dash 悲憐挫折 e.g. 1...

    • Mercy! 該如何解釋

      mercy 有慈悲、憐憫、仁慈、寬容的意思。 這句話的意思是,這母雞正孵蛋在桌上。 前面加了mercy,又是加驚嘆號,就表示是一個驚歎詞。 唉(想想有慈悲、憐憫的意味)!這...

    • 請問mercy hour是何意?

      mercy hour ...意旨(短暫的)美妙時光 像上課一整天 午休時間就可以說是mercy hour 犯人從牢中出來放風的時間, 也可以說是mercy hour 大概意思是"獲得救贖的短暫時刻"吧!