# meter

['miːtə(r)] ['miːtər]
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• n. 公尺；米
• n. 计量器；计时器
• vt. (用仪表)测量
双解释义
n. (名词)
1. [C]计,表,仪表

a machine which measures the amount of sth used

v. (动词)
1. vt. 用仪表测量

measure or supply any means of a meter

详尽释义
n. 名词
1. 计量官，计量人
2. 计量器，计量表，计，表，仪，（测量）仪表
3. 公尺
4. 节拍，拍子，音步
5. 计量监督员
6. 韵律，格律
7. <美>米
8. 勒克司计
v. 动词
1. （用仪表）测量，用仪器计量，用表计量，以计量器计量，用计时器测定，用表计算，计度数
2. 计量供给
3. 用邮资总付计数器在（邮件上）打戳
4. 调节...的流量
英英释义
Noun:
1. the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards)

2. any of various measuring instruments for measuring a quantity

3. (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse

4. rhythm as given by division into parts of equal duration

Verb:
1. measure with a meter;

"meter the flow of water"

2. stamp with a meter indicating the postage;

"meter the mail"

• 例句
用作名词 (n.)
1. It is a mere 100 meter from my house to the theater.
从我家到剧场只有一百公尺。
2. One hundred centimeters make one meter.
一百公分等于一公尺。
3. One yard is nearly a meter in length.
一码约等于一公尺长。
顺着铁路走大约100公尺。
5. The boy is one meter tall in his stocking feet.
这个小男孩不穿鞋的身高是一米。
6. The passage is only one meter in the clear.
这过道内宽仅为一米。
7. You should sit one meter from a heater.
你应该坐在离暖气一米远的地方。
用作名词 (n.)
1. The meter reads 5500 units.
仪表标明为5500单位。
2. The meter with which we check power is a wattmeter.
我们用来检查功率的仪表是瓦特计。
3. The gas meter is housed in the cupboard under the stairs.
煤气表安装在楼梯底下的柜橱里。
4. Do you remember the reading on the meter?
你记得表上的读数吗？
5. I need it for the parking meter.
我需要零钱投停车记时器。
用作及物动词 (vt.)
1. Water is metered and charged for.
自来水是用水表计量收费的。
2. I'm waiting for the gas company to come to meter my gas consumption.
我在等煤气公司来查煤气表。
3. We should meter a flow of water.
我们应该计量下水流。
常见句型
用作名词 (n.)
1. Suppose we connect a volt meter across a dry cell.
假定我们在干电池两端接上伏特计。
2. The amount of electricity used is recorded by a meter.
电表记录下耗电量。
3. A week later, read the water meter again and subtract the first reading from the second.
一星期后,再看一下水表,然后从第二次读数中减去第一次读数。
用作动词 (v.)
用作及物动词
S+～+ n./pron.
1. Gas is metered and charged for.
煤气是用煤气表计量后收费的。
经典引文
• The gloss meter works on the principle of directing a beam of light on to a painted panel.

出自： J. H. Goodier

• The taxi's meter ticked away expensively.

出自：Sunday Express

• Meter from the highlights so that the shadow detail is underexposed.

出自：Practical Photography

• 词汇搭配
用作动词 (v.)
～+副词
• 词语用法
v. (动词)
1. meter用作动词时意思是“用仪表测量”,只用作及物动词,接名词、代词作宾语。
词源解说
• ☆ 直接源自拉丁语的metrum，意为测量工具。
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