[ˈsekənd] [ˈsekənd]
  • 复数:seconds;
  • 过去式:seconded;
  • 过去分词:seconded;
  • 现在分词:seconding;
  • 第三人称单数:seconds;
  • 名词:secondment;
  • 例句
    • in the second place
      as a second consideration or point 第二;第二点
    • second to none
      the best, worst, fastest, etc. 首屈一指,无与伦比
      Central heating was present in every upper-and middle-class home by the second half of the 19th century.
      They need to extract as much information as possible from the first or second reading.
      in the year to March, the worst slide since the Second World War.
      The second question is "How can I assess the investment risk of a particular bond issue
      And with women a second factor comes into play:most seem to enjoy the flexible-time arrangement(once known as the "mommy track")and never find their way back to full-time or high-level employment
      According to Blau and Kahn,Swedish-style paternal(父亲的)leave policies and flexible time arrangements pose a second threat to woman's progress:they make employers cautious about hiring woman for full-time positions at all.
    • Noun
      1. 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
      2. an indefinitely short time;
      "wait just a moment""it only takes a minute""in just a bit"
      3. the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed near 2nd base
      4. a particular point in time;
      "the moment he arrived the party began"
      5. following the first in an ordering or series;
      "he came in a close second"
      6. a 60th part of a minute of arc;
      "the treasure is 2 minutes and 45 seconds south of here"
      7. the official attendant of a contestant in a duel or boxing match
      8. a speech seconding a motion;
      "do I hear a second?"
      9. the gear that has the second lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle;
      "he had to shift down into second to make the hill"
      10. merchandise that has imperfections; usually sold at a reduced price without the brand name
    • Verb
      1. give support or one's approval to;
      "I'll second that motion""I can't back this plan""endorse a new project"
      2. transfer an employee to a different, temporary assignment;
      "The officer was seconded for duty overseas"
    • Adjective
      1. coming next after the first in position in space or time or degree or magnitude
      2. coming next after first;
      "a second chance""the second vice president"
      3. a part or voice or instrument or orchestra section lower in pitch than or subordinate to the first;
      "second flute""the second violins"
      4. having the second highest gear ratio;
      "second gear"
    • Adverb
      1. in the second place;
      "second, we must consider the economy"
    • 体育: 辅导员;助手;第二姿势;秒;二垒;
      医学: 秒:时间单位,1秒=1/60分;
      物理学: 二级相变: second-order phase transition;二级相干性: second-order coherence;
      电力: 二阶电路: second-order circuit;
      金融: 汇票的第二份;