levelnoun [ C ]us uk /ˈlev.əl/
level noun [ C ] (HEIGHT)
B2 the height of something高度
- Fish struggle for survival when the water level drops in the lake.
- The top of Mount Everest is 8,848 m above sea level.
- "How tall is he next to you?" "Oh, about so big, " she said, indicating the level of her neck.
- The grass has grown nearly to the level of the windows!
- The bullet entered the body at chest level.
level noun [ C ] (ABILITY)
The exam can be taken at three levels. 这种考试分为3个级别。
- He reached a reasonable level of competence in his English.
- Gymnastics is a sport that requires a considerable level of coordination.
- A teacher's got to pitch a lesson at the right level for the students.
- She reached a high level on the piano.
- All these students are beginner level.
level noun [ C ] (FLOOR)
- The toilets are on the next level.
- The garage has five levels.
- Kitchen goods are on level three.
- Go down a level to find the academic books.
- He works on a different level from me.
level noun [ C ] (RANK)
at local/national level
- On a personal level, they came to be cordially disliked.
- E-commerce is presenting a lot of new jobs at entry level.
- The new law met with a good deal of opposition at local level.
- He reached ministerial level in the Diplomatic Service.
- The central office sets/establishes the parameters which guide policy at the local level.
level noun [ C ] (TOOL)
level adjective (AT SAME HEIGHT)
- The water was level with the edge of the bowl.
- The top of the screen should be level with your eyes.
- The trees are level with the window.
- The mixture should be level with the sides of the dish.
- The oil should be level with this mark.
level adjective (FLAT)
- Is this painting level?
- His glasses were never level.
- Make sure the cake mixture is level.
- We looked for a level piece of land to pitch our tent.
- This table isn't level.
level adjective (EQUAL)
Pieretti would have to win the next three stages in order to draw level with (= reach the same position as) Le Sage in the Tour de France. 基亚普齐必须在此次环法自行车赛后面的3个赛段中取胜才能赶上因杜拉因。