the most common liquid, without colour, taste or smell, which falls from the sky as rain, forms rivers, lakes and seas and is drunk by people and animals
a mass or area of water, such as a lake, ocean or river
put water on; sprinkle with water
"they invaded our territorial waters"
"they were sitting by the water's edge"
"the town debated the purification of the water supply"
"first you have to cut off the water"
"there was blood in his urine"
"the child had to make water"
"he asked for a drink of water"
"Water the fields"
"We watered the buffalo"
"My mouth watered at the prospect of a good dinner"
"His eyes watered"
"His eyes were watering"
Surface water percolating downwards..comes into contact with hot magma.
出自： P. Francis
Cardiff was flooded, and firemen were called to pump water away.
Flat meadowland, watered by slow winding rivers.
出自： I. Colegate
误 We use waters for drinking and washing.
正 We use water for drinking and washing.
误 Let's go on water this time.
正 Let's go by water this time.
析 表示“乘船”“走水路”可以说by water,也可以说by ship, by boat,不可说on water。
误 The boy fell into water and was drowned.
正 The boy fell into the water and was drowned.