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expression

noun (SHOWING)
表示
 
 
/ɪkˈspreʃ.ən/
[C or U] when you say what you think or show how you feel using words or actions
表示;表达;表露
He wrote her a poem as an expression of his love.
他给她写了一首诗以表达爱慕之情。
We've received a lot of expressions of support for our campaign.
我们收到很多来信表示支持我们的运动。
Freedom of expression is a basic human right.
言论自由是基本的人权。
It's better to give expression to (= show) your anger, rather than hiding it.
最好能把愤怒发泄出来,而不是深藏于心。
formal His sadness at the death of his wife found expression (= was shown) in his music.
他通过音乐表达了对亡妻的哀悼之情。
She plays the violin with great expression (= feeling).
她的小提琴演奏很有表现力。
Expressing and asking opinionsRemarks and remarkingControlling emotionsExpressing and showing feelings
[C] the look on someone's face, showing what they feel or think
表情;神色
I could tell from her expression that something serious had happened.
一看她的脸色我就知道出了很严重的事情。
Mark always has such a miserable expression on his face.
马克脸上总是带着一副苦恼的神情。
The head and face
(Definition of expression noun (SHOWING) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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