<< 수능 영단어 09 >> [ confine ] v, limit to keep someone or something within the limits of a particular activity or subject; = restrict; keep somebody in a place to keep someone in a place that they cannot leave, such as a prison; 제한하다, 가두다 ex) We confined our study to 10 cases. Owen didn`t confine himself to writting only one type of poem. Any soldier who leaves..
<< 수능 영단어 08 >> [ component ] n, one of several parts that together make up a whole machine, system; = constituent; 구성 요소, 성분; adj, [ only before noun ] the component parts of something are the parts that it consists of; = constituent; 구성하는, 성분의; ex) Exercise is one of the key components of a healthy lifestyle. We`ve been breaking down the budget ..
<< 수능 영단어 07 >> [ estimate ] v, to try to judge the value, size, speed, cost of something, without calculating it exactly; 추정하다; ex) The tree is estimated to be at least 700 years old. Scientists estimate that smoking reduces life expectancy by around 12 years on average. It is not easy to estimate how many people have the disease. "I estimate that one-third of Asi..
<< 수능 영단어 06 >> [ beside ] prep, next to or very close to the side of someone or something; in comparison with something or someone; be beside oneself to be feeling so angry, excited that you find it difficult to control yourself; ~옆에, ~에 비해서, 제정신을 잃고; ex) Wendy came up and sat beside me. This year`s sales figures don`t look very good beside last ye..
<< 수능 영단어 5 >> [ sensible ] adj, reasonable, practical, and showing good judgment; suitable for a particular purpose, and practical rather than fashionable; 분별있는; sensitive adj, easily upset or offended by events or things that people say; easily affected or damaged by something such as a substance or temperature; 민감한; sensual adj, relating to the feelings of..
<< 수능 영단어 04 >> [ define ] v, to describe something correctly and thoroughly, and to say what standards, limits, qualities it has that make it different from other things; to show the edge or shape of something clearly; 정의를 내리다, (말의) 뜻을 명화히 하다, (경계, 범위를) 규정짓다; definite adj, clearly known, seen, or stated; = clear; a definite ..