flounder

flounder: struggle mentally; show or feel great confusion, to struggle to move or obtain footing, to have a lot of...

Balk

to stop short and refuse to proceed hesitate or be unwilling to accept an idea or undertaking The horse balked...

Revile, Lambaste, Disparage, Denounce

lambaste: criticize (someone or something) harshly.

mastermind

mastermind: a person with an outstanding intellect a person who supplies the directing or creative intelligence for a project a...

resourceful 机智的,有办法有策略的

having the ability to find quick and clever ways to overcome difficulties. capable of devising ways and means able to...

Soybean: 大豆,黄豆

recoup

recoup

regain (something lost or expended). to get back (money that has been spent, invested, lost, etc.)

ironclad

1 : sheathed in iron armor —used especially of naval vessels 2 : so firm or secure as to be...

Catapult 弹弓; 石弩

A catapult is a ballistic device used to launch a projectile a great distance without the aid of explosive devices—particularly...

Patio

A patio (/ˈpætioʊ/,[1] from Spanish: patio [ˈpatjo]; “courtyard”, “forecourt”, “yard”) is an outdoor space generally used for dining or recreation...

Joint Communique 联合公报

US-PRC joint communique 中美联合公报 1972年上海联合公报 1982年关于美削减向台销售武器的公报 Nixon in China

Nimbus

nimbus: a luminous cloud or a halo surrounding a supernatural being or a saint. a large gray rain cloud.

Malfeasance

malfeasance: wrongdoing or misconduct especially by a public official. Malfeasance is the legal term for intentionally doing something that is...

Notary 公证人

Notary: A notary, also called a notary public, is a person who is authorized to witness the signing of important...

Gig: freelance job

Performers of various kinds book gigs: they arrange to do a show at a specific place and time. If you’re...