英文解释： adjective: harsh in tone
例句： Most movie critics are acerbic towards summer blockbusters, often referring to them as garbage.
英文解释： noun: the highest point of achievement
例句： The new Cessna airplanes will be the acme of comfort, offering reclining seats and ample legroom.
英文解释： noun: bitterness and ill will
例句： The acrimonious dispute between the president and vice-president sent a clear signal to voters: the health of the current administration was imperiled.
英文解释： adjective: refusing to change one's mind
例句： Civil rights icon Rosa Parks will forever be remembered for adamantly refusing to give up her seat on a public bus--even after the bus driver insisted, she remained rooted in place.
英文解释： adjective: good enough for what you need
例句： A very light jacket will be adequate for Los Angeles's warm winter.
英文解释： verb: to serve as a judge in a competition; to arrive at a judgment or conclusion
例句： Only those with the most refined palates were able to adjudicate during the barbeque competition.
英文解释： verb: to warn strongly, even to the point of reprimanding
例句： Before the concert began, security personel admonished the crowd not to come up on stage during the performance.
英文解释： adjective: serving to warn; expressing reproof or reproach especially as a corrective
例句： At the assembly, the high school vice-principal gave the students an admonitory speech, warning them of the many risks and dangers of prom night.
英文解释： "verb: speak, plead, or argue in favor of
noun: a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea"
例句： "While the senator privately approved of gay marriage, he was unwilling to advocate for the cause in a public venue.
Martin Luther King Jr. was a tireless advocate for the rights of African-Americans in the United States."
英文解释： noun: one who professes great sensitivity to the beauty of art and nature
例句： A true aesthete, Marty would spend hours at the Guggenheim Museum, staring at the same Picasso.