- 1. 容易發生地震的；有地震傾向的
According to the research of geologists, this area is quake-prone. 根據地質學家的研究，這個地區很容易發生地震。
- 2. 【喻】動蕩不定的
...atop several tectonic plates, is also among the most earthquake-prone countries in the world. Tokyo is particularly vulnerable. A quake and subsequent fire in 1923 killed more than 140,000 people in the capital...
...狀態，但何時會發生大災難我們仍然無法精確抓準。Nevertheless, earth quake hazards are well known and earthquake damage can be greatly (...