prefer

[prɪˈfɜ:(r)] [prɪˈfɚ]
  • 过去式:preferred;
  • 过去分词:preferred;
  • 现在分词:preferring;
  • 第三人称单数:prefers;
  • 例句
    同义词
    同义词解析
    • 以下这些动词均含有"选择" 的意思
      choose普通用词,侧重根据个人意愿和判断从众多的对象中进行选择,着重被选者的优点。
      select书面用词,具有庄严、正式的感情色彩。强调精选。
      elect指按照一定的规章或法律,用投票等方式进行的认真慎重的选择。
      pick口语用词,多指从个人角度仔细挑选,也含任意挑选之意。
      prefer强调个人偏爱,不一定有选择的行动。
      opt多指在几种可能性之间进行选择。
    • 以下这些动词都有"喜欢,喜爱" 的意思
      like最常用词,往往只表不太强烈的兴趣或关注,不带强烈的感情,除非另加修饰语。
      love不但表示强烈的喜欢,而且含依恋之情,因此多用于能激起深厚情感的人或物。
      enjoy指对能提供感观或智力上满足或快乐的东西表示欣赏或喜爱。
      fancy指喜爱投合自己心意、嗜好或欲望等的人或物。
      adore非正式用词,口语体。指非常喜爱,带强烈的感情色彩。
      prefer指有选择性或偏向性的喜欢。
    英语四级真题
      He prefers a full-time job with more responsibility.
      出自-2013年6月听力原文
      He usually prefers ice-cream to sandwiches.
      出自-2013年12月听力原文
      Oh, actually grey is my favorite color, but I prefer something made from cotton, 100% cotton I mean.
      出自-2012年6月听力原文
    英语六级真题
      When the Pew Research Center recently asked American parents to identify their"ideal"life arrangement,47 percent of mothers said they would prefer to work park-time and 20percent said they would prefer not to work at all.
      出自-2014年6月阅读原文
      Most mothers do not aspire to (向往) elite,competitive full-time positions: the Swedish policies have given them the freedom and opportunity to live the lives they prefer.
      出自-2014年6月阅读原文
      Fathers answered differently:75 percent preferred full-time work.
      出自-2014年6月阅读原文
    柯林斯高阶英汉双解学习词典释义
    英汉词典释义
    英英词典释义
    • Verb
      1. like better; value more highly;
      "Some people prefer camping to staying in hotels""We prefer sleeping outside"
      2. select as an alternative; choose instead; prefer as an alternative;
      "I always choose the fish over the meat courses in this restaurant""She opted for the job on the East coast"
      3. promote over another;
      "he favors his second daughter"
      4. give preference to one creditor over another
    行业词典
    • 法律: 申请;