Yahoo奇摩字典 網頁搜尋

  1. sunset

    • IPA[ˈsənˌset]

    美式

    • n.
      the time in the evening when the sun disappears or daylight fades;the colors and light visible in the sky on an occasion of the sun's disappearance in the evening, considered as a view or spectacle
    • adj.
      denoting a legal provision under which a program, agency, regulation, etc., is automatically terminated at the end of a fixed period unless renewed by legislative action
    • v.
      (of a program, agency, regulation, etc.) expire or be terminated automatically at the end of a fixed period unless renewed by legislative action;subject (a program, agency, regulation, etc.) to a legal provision under which it is terminated automatically at the end of a fixed period unless renewed by legislative action
    • verb: sunset, 3rd person present: sunsets, gerund or present participle: sunsetting, past tense: sunset, past participle: sunset

    • noun: sunset, plural noun: sunsets

    • 釋義
    • 相關詞

    名詞

    • 1. the time in the evening when the sun disappears or daylight fades sunset was still a couple of hours away
    • the colors and light visible in the sky on an occasion of the sun's disappearance in the evening, considered as a view or spectacle a blue and gold sunset
    • a period of decline, especially the last years of a person's life the sunset of his life

    形容詞

    • 1. denoting a legal provision under which a program, agency, regulation, etc., is automatically terminated at the end of a fixed period unless renewed by legislative action the bill will have a two-year sunset clause, so the decision will need to be revisited after the next election the fiscal stimulus is temporary, with sunset provisions built in from the beginning

    動詞

    • 1. North American (of a program, agency, regulation, etc.) expire or be terminated automatically at the end of a fixed period unless renewed by legislative action the tax cut will sunset after three years unless lawmakers extend it
    • North American subject (a program, agency, regulation, etc.) to a legal provision under which it is terminated automatically at the end of a fixed period unless renewed by legislative action the commerce secretary has put forward a proposal to sunset the trade agreement every five years
    • North American discontinue or terminate (a product or service) the wireless service providers that operate these networks are sunsetting them the app will be sunsetted
    • n.
      an old and declining industry.

    Oxford Dictionary

    • n.
      an old and declining industry.

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • ph.
      a road that links the centre of Los Angeles with the Pacific Ocean 48 km (30 miles) to the ...

    Oxford Dictionary

    • ph.
      a road that links the center of Los Angeles with the Pacific Ocean 30 miles (48 km) to the ...

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • n.
      a burrowing bivalve mollusc with a long oval shell which (in some kinds) is pinkish with ...

    Oxford Dictionary

    • 更多解釋
    • IPA[ˈsʌnsɛt]

    英式

    • n.
      the time in the evening when the sun disappears or daylight fades: sunset was still a couple of hours away
    • adj.
      denoting a legal provision under which a programme, agency, regulation, etc., is automatically ... the bill will have a two-year sunset clause, so the decision will need to be revisited after the next election the fiscal stimulus is temporary, with sunset provisions built in from the beginning
    • v.
      (of a programme, agency, regulation, etc.) expire or be terminated automatically at the end of ... the tax cut will sunset after three years unless lawmakers extend it

    Oxford Dictionary