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vortex

noun
 
 
/ˈvɔː.teks/ US  /ˈvɔːr.t̬eks/ ( plural vortexes or vortices /-tɪ.siz/ US  /-t̬ə-/)
[C] specialized a mass of air or water that spins around very fast and pulls objects into its empty centre
漩渦;渦流
Wind and windsStormy weather
[C usually singular] literary a dangerous or destructive situation in which you become more and more involved without being able to escape
(困境的)漩渦
I was sucked into a vortex of despair.
我被捲入了絕望的漩渦裡。
Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
Translations of “vortex”
in Chinese (Simplified) 旋涡, 涡流, (困境的)旋涡…
(Definition of vortex from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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