nascent/quixotic/stealthily | 热词手帐

2018年5月31日13:02:24 发表评论 36

nascent

['næs(ə)nt]

adj. 初期的;开始存在的,发生中的;新生的

The sell-off came as Italy’s political class struggled to steer a steady path to new elections after President Sergio Mattarella vetoed selection of a Eurosceptic finance minister by the nascentgovernment of two populist parties, leading to the collapse of their new coalition at the weekend.

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此轮抛售出现之际,意大利政治阶层正努力将国家平稳地引向新的选举。此前意大利总统塞尔焦•马塔雷拉(Sergio Mattarella)否决了由两个民粹主义政党组成的新政府提出的由疑欧人士出任财政部长的提名,这导致刚刚组建的联合政府在周末解体。

来源:《Italy crisis spreads as central bank chief warns investor trust is fading/意大利政治危机惊吓欧美金融市场》

quixotic

[kwɪk'sɒtɪk]

adj. 堂吉诃德式的,愚侠的,不切实际的

If that sounds like a quixotic system for a continent twice the size of Australia that contains vast untapped natural resources, it is. But the idealism underpinning it is very clear.

如果说,对于一个面积是澳大利亚两倍、拥有巨大的未开发自然资源的大陆,这样的人员配置听上去有点像是堂吉诃德,那么它确实如此。但支撑着它的理想主义是非常清晰的。

来源:《The fight to own Antarctica/谁拥有南极洲?》

stealthily

['stelθili]

adv. 暗地里;偷偷摸摸地

But several China-backed acquisitions in Germany have sparked debate, the latest of which involved Chinese carmaker Geely stealthily building up a $9bn stake in Daimler, the owner of Mercedes-Benz.

但中资的数宗在德收购引发了争论。新近的一宗涉及中国汽车制造商吉利悄悄地逐步购得戴姆勒价值90亿美元的股份。戴姆勒是梅赛德斯-奔驰的所有者。

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