downs中文意思是什麼

downs解釋
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    ※英文詞彙downs在字典百科英英字典中的解釋。

    1. He must have had some ups and downs in life to make him such a churl.

      他一生一定經歷過一些坎坷,才使他變成這么一個粗暴的人。
    2. There was not a cloud in heaven, and the downs were dewy.

      天空一點雲彩都沒有,高原上還滿是露水。
    3. From roundwood reservoir in county wicklow of a cubic capacity of 2, 400 million gallons, percolating through a subterranean aqueduct of filter mains of single and double pipeage constructed at an initial plant cost of 5 per linear yard by way of the dargle, rathdown, glen of the downs and callowhill to the 26 acre reservoir at stillorgan, a distance of 22 statute miles, and thence, through a system of relieving tanks, by a gradient of 250 feet to the city boundary at eustace bridge, upper leeson street, though from prolonged summer drouth and daily supply of 12 1 2 million gallons the water had fallen below the sill of the overflow weir for which reason the borough surveyor and waterworks engineer, mr spencer harty, c. e., on the instructions of the waterworks committee, had prohibited the use of municipal water for purposes other than those of consumption envisaging the possibility of recourse being had to the importable water of the grand and royal canals as in 1893 particularly as the south dublin guardians, notwithstanding their ration of 15 gallons per day per pauper supplied through a 6 inch meter, had been convicted of a wastage of 20, 000 gallons per night by a reading of their meter on the affirmation of the law agent of the corporation, mr ignatius rice, solicitor, thereby acting to the detriment of another section of the public, selfsupporting taxpayers, solvent, sound

      但是由於夏季久旱,再加上每天供水一千二百五十萬加侖,水位已降到低於排水口。都市監察官兼水道局技官土木工程師斯潘塞哈蒂奉水道局的指示鑒于有可能會像一八九三年那樣被迫利用大運河和皇家運河那不宜飲用的水,除了飲用外,下令一律禁止使用市裡供應的自來水。尤其是南都柏林濟貧院,盡管限定用六英寸的計量器,每個貧民每日配給十五加侖水,然而在市政府法律顧問辯護律師伊格內修斯賴斯的監督下,經查表證實,每夜要浪費兩萬加侖水,從而使院外的社會各階層也就是自費並有支付能力的納稅者們蒙受損害。
    4. You seen queer sights, don t be talking, put in a jarvey. - why, the sailor said, shifting his partially chewed plug, i seen queer things too, ups and downs

      「當然嘍, 」水手把他那嚼了一半的板煙挪了挪位置, 「俺也瞧見過古怪玩藝兒,有趣兒的和可怕的。
    5. It rested in the lap of an undulating upland adjoining the north wessex downs.

      它坐落在和北維塞司的丘陵相連那片起伏高原中間一個山坳里。
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