外表Appearance
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If Satan ever loses his hair, there'll be hell toupee1.
-- Anonymous2

 

UGLINESS, n. A gift of the gods to certain women, entailing3 virtue4 without humility5.
-- Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary, 1911

 

You never see a man walking down the street with a woman who has a little pot belly6 and a bald spot.
-- Elayne Boosler

 

If people turn to look at you on the street, you are not well dressed.
-- Beau Brummel

 

People only see what they are prepared to see.
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.
-- Al Gore8, U.S. Vice9 President

 

To the ass7, or the sow, their own offspring appears the fairest in creation.
-- Latin Proverb

 

If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one?
-- Abraham Lincoln

 

A weed is no more than a flower in disguise.
-- James Lowell

 

There is no one so bound to his own face that he does not cherish the hope of presenting another to the world.
-- Antonio Machado

 

There is nothing like returning to a place that remains10 unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
-- Nelson Mandela, A Long Walk to Freedom

 

In every man's heart there is a secret nerve that answers to the vibrations11 of beauty.
-- Christopher Morley

 

The weirder12 you're going to behave, the more normal you should look. It works in reverse, too. When I see a kid with three or four rings in his nose, I know there is absolutely nothing extraordinary about that person.
-- P. J. O'Rourke

 

You'd be surprised how much it costs to look this cheap.
-- Dolly Parton

 

I base my fashion sense on what doesn't itch13.
-- Gilda Radner

 

Less and grayer hair.
-- Cal Ripkin Jr., baseball player, describing how he has changed over the course of his consecutive14 games record

 

Of the seven dwarves15, only Dopey had a shaven face. This should tell us something about the custom of shaving.
-- Tom Robbins, Skinny Legs and All

 

Beauty as we feel it is something indescribable; what it is or what it means can never be said.
-- George Santayana

 

Why doesn't she like me? Is it my hair, my overbite, the fact that I've worn the same shirt and shorts for the last four years?
-- Bart Simpson, young character from The Simpsons, U.S. animated16 television show

 

A beauty is a woman you notice; A charmer is one who notices you.
-- Adlai Stevenson

 

Like a prune17, you are not getting any better looking, but you are getting sweeter.
-- N. D. Stice

 

All that is gold does not glitter. Not all those who wander are lost;
-- J.R.R. Tolkein

 

Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.
-- Spencer Tracy, about Katharine Hepburn

 

I often think that the night is more alive and more richly colored than the day.
-- Vincent Van Gogh

 

One may have a blazing hearth18 in one's soul and yet no one ever comes to sit by it. Passersby19 see only a wisp of smoke rising from the chimney and continue on their way.
-- Vincent Van Gogh

 

A narcissist20 is someone better-looking than you are.
-- Gore Vidal

 

Even overweight cats instinctively21 know the cardinal22 rule: when fat, arrange yourself in slim poses.
-- John Weitz, American Designer

 

It is better to be looked over than overlooked.
-- Mae West

 

Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.
-- Oscar Wilde

 

Guys are lucky because they get to grow mustaches. I wish I could. It's like having a little pet for your face.
-- Anita Wise

 



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1 toupee BqcyT     
n.假發
參考例句:
  • When he grew bald he bought a toupee.頭發掉了后,他買了一頂假發。
  • While I was writing that last paragraph,the nurse straightened my toupee.我寫最后一段的時候,護士正了正我的假發。
2 anonymous lM2yp     
adj.無名的;匿名的;無特色的
參考例句:
  • Sending anonymous letters is a cowardly act.寄匿名信是懦夫的行為。
  • The author wishes to remain anonymous.作者希望姓名不公開。
3 entailing e4413005561de08f3f4b5844e4950e3f     
使…成為必要( entail的現在分詞 ); 需要; 限定繼承; 使必需
參考例句:
  • Israel will face harsh new trials entailing territorial and functional concessions. 以色列將面臨嚴峻的考驗,在領土和能源方面做出讓步。
  • Taking on China over North Korea option entailing the most strategic risk. 讓中國處理朝鮮問題冒有最大的戰略風險。
4 virtue BpqyH     
n.德行,美德;貞操;優點;功效,效力
參考例句:
  • He was considered to be a paragon of virtue.他被認為是品德盡善盡美的典范。
  • You need to decorate your mind with virtue.你應該用德行美化心靈。
5 humility 8d6zX     
n.謙遜,謙恭
參考例句:
  • Humility often gains more than pride.謙遜往往比驕傲收益更多。
  • His voice was still soft and filled with specious humility.他的聲音還是那么溫和,甚至有點謙卑。
6 belly QyKzLi     
n.肚子,腹部;(像肚子一樣)鼓起的部分,膛
參考例句:
  • The boss has a large belly.老板大腹便便。
  • His eyes are bigger than his belly.他眼饞肚飽。
7 ass qvyzK     
n.驢;傻瓜,蠢笨的人
參考例句:
  • He is not an ass as they make him.他不象大家猜想的那樣笨。
  • An ass endures his burden but not more than his burden.驢能負重但不能超過它能力所負擔的。
8 gore gevzd     
n.凝血,血污;v.(動物)用角撞傷,用牙刺破;縫以補襠;頂
參考例句:
  • The fox lay dying in a pool of gore.狐貍倒在血泊中奄奄一息。
  • Carruthers had been gored by a rhinoceros.卡拉瑟斯被犀牛頂傷了。
9 vice NU0zQ     
n.壞事;惡習;[pl.]臺鉗,老虎鉗;adj.副的
參考例句:
  • He guarded himself against vice.他避免染上壞習慣。
  • They are sunk in the depth of vice.他們墮入了罪惡的深淵。
10 remains 1kMzTy     
n.剩余物,殘留物;遺體,遺跡
參考例句:
  • He ate the remains of food hungrily.他狼吞虎咽地吃剩余的食物。
  • The remains of the meal were fed to the dog.殘羹剩飯喂狗了。
11 vibrations d94a4ca3e6fa6302ae79121ffdf03b40     
n.擺動( vibration的名詞復數 );震動;感受;(偏離平衡位置的)一次性往復振動
參考例句:
  • We could feel the vibrations from the trucks passing outside. 我們可以感到外面卡車經過時的顫動。
  • I am drawn to that girl; I get good vibrations from her. 我被那女孩吸引住了,她使我產生良好的感覺。 來自《簡明英漢詞典》
12 weirder cd9463d25463f72eab49f2343155512f     
怪誕的( weird的比較級 ); 神秘而可怕的; 超然的; 古怪的
參考例句:
  • Actually, things got a little weirder when the tow truck driver showed up. 事實上,在拖吊車司機出現后,事情的發展更加怪異。
13 itch 9aczc     
n.癢,渴望,疥癬;vi.發癢,渴望
參考例句:
  • Shylock has an itch for money.夏洛克渴望發財。
  • He had an itch on his back.他背部發癢。
14 consecutive DpPz0     
adj.連續的,聯貫的,始終一貫的
參考例句:
  • It has rained for four consecutive days.已連續下了四天雨。
  • The policy of our Party is consecutive.我黨的政策始終如一。
15 dwarves 0923a3c700bba6757e5aacaea0e2097f     
n.矮子( dwarf的名詞復數 );有魔法的小矮人
參考例句:
  • Everyone will try to claim it: Men, Dwarves, wizards. 每個種族都會爭取它的擁有權:人類,矮人,巫師。 來自電影對白
  • Have you learned nothing of the stubbornness of Dwarves? 難道你還不了解那個矮人的倔強嗎? 來自電影對白
16 animated Cz7zMa     
adj.生氣勃勃的,活躍的,愉快的
參考例句:
  • His observations gave rise to an animated and lively discussion.他的言論引起了一場氣氛熱烈而活躍的討論。
  • We had an animated discussion over current events last evening.昨天晚上我們熱烈地討論時事。
17 prune k0Kzf     
n.酶干;vt.修剪,砍掉,削減;vi.刪除
參考例句:
  • Will you prune away the unnecessary adjectives in the passage?把這段文字中不必要的形容詞刪去好嗎?
  • It is our job to prune the side branches of these trees.我們的工作就是修剪這些樹的側枝。
18 hearth n5by9     
n.壁爐爐床,壁爐地面
參考例句:
  • She came and sat in a chair before the hearth.她走過來,在爐子前面的椅子上坐下。
  • She comes to the hearth,and switches on the electric light there.她走到壁爐那里,打開電燈。
19 passersby HmKzQJ     
n. 過路人(行人,經過者)
參考例句:
  • He had terrorized Oxford Street,where passersby had seen only his footprints. 他曾使牛津街籠罩了一片恐怖氣氛,因為那兒的行人只能看到他的腳印,看不到他的人。 來自英漢 - 翻譯樣例 - 文學
  • A person is marceling on a street, watching passersby passing. 街邊燙發者打量著匆匆行人。
20 narcissist 0c4685508ce880c22cfdc9473294fec9     
n.自我陶醉者
參考例句:
  • Don't get caught in the trap of always trying to please a narcissist. 不要讓自己一直陷入討好自戀者的困境中。 來自互聯網
21 instinctively 2qezD2     
adv.本能地
參考例句:
  • As he leaned towards her she instinctively recoiled. 他向她靠近,她本能地往后縮。 來自《簡明英漢詞典》
  • He knew instinctively where he would find her. 他本能地知道在哪兒能找到她。 來自《簡明英漢詞典》
22 cardinal Xcgy5     
n.(天主教的)紅衣主教;adj.首要的,基本的
參考例句:
  • This is a matter of cardinal significance.這是非常重要的事。
  • The Cardinal coloured with vexation. 紅衣主教感到惱火,臉漲得通紅。
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