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as sure as

  • 1 sure

    sure sure adj. (surer, sur∙est) 【HELP】You can also use more sure and most sure, especially in sense 1. • 亦可用 more sure 和 most sure,尤用于第 1 义。 1. [not before noun] sure (of / about sth) | sure (that...) confident that you know sth or that you are right • 确信;确知;肯定;有把握 【SYN】 certain:
    »ˈIs that John over there?ˈ ˈ Iˈm not sure.ˈ
    "那边那个人是约翰吗?" "我说不准。"
    »You donˈt sound very sure.
    听你这口气,你自己也不大肯定。
    »Iˈm pretty sure (that) heˈll agree.
    他会同意的,对此我有相当的把握。
    »Are you sure you donˈt mind?
    你确实不在意?
    »I hope you are sure of your facts.
    我希望你能肯定你说的都是事实。
    »Are you sure about that?
    这事你肯定吗?
    »Ask me if youˈre not sure how to do it.
    你要是拿不准怎么干,就问我。
    »Iˈm not sure whether I should tell you this.
    我拿不准该不该把这事告诉你。
    【OPP】 unsure 2. [not before noun] sure of sth / of doing sth certain that you will receive sth or that sth will happen • 一定,必定,无疑(将会得到或发生):
    »Youˈre always sure of a warm welcome there.
    到了那里你肯定会受到热烈欢迎。
    »England must win this game to be sure of qualifying for the World Cup.
    英格兰队必须拿下这场比赛才能确保获得世界杯的参赛资格。
    3. sure to do sth certain to do sth or to happen • 一定,必定,无疑(会做或会发生):
    »The exhibition is sure to be popular.
    这一展览肯定受欢迎。
    »Itˈs sure to rain.
    一准会下雨。
    --› note at certain 4. [usually before noun] that can be trusted or relied on • 不容置疑的;确切的;可靠的;保险的:
    »Itˈs a sure sign of economic recovery.
    这是经济肯定复苏的迹象。
    »Thereˈs only one sure way to do it.
    做这件事只有一个保险的办法。
    »He is a sure bet for the presidential nominations (= certain to succeed).
    他是总统候选人提名的铁定人选。
    --› note at certain 5. [usually before noun] steady and confident • 沉着自信的;胸有成竹的:
    »We admired her sure touch at the keyboard.
    我们欣赏她沉着自信的弹奏风格。
    【IDIOMS】 be sure to do sth • used to tell sb to do sth • 一定要,务必(去做某事):
    »Be sure to give your family my regards.
    务必代我向你的家人问好。
    【HELP】In spoken English and plus another verb can be used instead of to and the infinitive: Be sure and call me tomorrow. • 英语口语中,可用 and 加动词代替带 to 的不定式:Be sure and call me tomorrow. for ˈsure •(informal) without doubt • 无疑;肯定:
    »No one knows for sure what happened.
    谁也不知道究竟发生了什么事。
    »I think heˈll be back on Monday, but I canˈt say for sure.
    我想他星期一会回来,不过我不敢肯定。
    »One thing is for sure —itˈs not going to be easy.
    有一点可以肯定——事情不会很容易。
    »( NAmE) ˈWill you be there?ˈ ˈFor sure.ˈ
    "你去吗?" "肯定去。"
    make ˈsure (of sth / that...) 1. to do sth in order to be certain that sth else happens • 确保;设法保证:
    »Make sure (that) no one finds out about this.
    绝对不要让任何人发觉这件事。
    »They scored another goal and made sure of victory.
    他们又进了一个球,这就赢定了。
    »Our staff will do their best to make sure you enjoy your visit.
    我们的人员会竭尽全力使您访问愉快。
    2. to check that sth is true or has been done • 查明,核实,弄清(某事属实或已做):
    »She looked around to make sure that she was alone.
    她往四下里看看,是不是只有她一个人。
    »I think the doorˈs locked, but Iˈll just go and make sure.
    我觉得门已经锁上了,不过我还是去看看好放心。
    ˈsure of yourself •(sometimes disapproving) very confident • 自信;自以为是:
    »She seems very sure of herself.
    她好像十分自信。
    ˌsure ˈthing • (informal, especially NAmE) used to say ˈyesˈ to a suggestion or request • (答应建议或要求)当然,一定:
    »ˈAre you coming?ˈ ˈSure thing.ˈ
    "你来吗?" "当然。"
    to be ˈsure • (formal) used to admit that sth is true • (承认属实)诚然,固然,无可否认:
    »He is intelligent, to be sure, but heˈs also very lazy.
    他固然聪明,但也很懒。
    adv. (informal, especially NAmE) 1. used to say ˈyesˈ to sb • (表示同意)当然:
    »ˈWill you open the wine?ˈ ˈSure, where is it?ˈ
    "你把葡萄酒打开好吗?" "没问题,在哪儿呢?"
    »Did it hurt? Sure it hurt.
    疼不疼?当然疼了。
    2. used to emphasize sth that you are saying • (加强语气)确实,的确:
    »Boy, it sure is hot.
    好家伙,这天儿可真热。
    »ˈAmazing view.ˈ ˈSure is.ˈ
    "景色真美。" "没错。"
    »That song sure as hell sounds familiar.
    这首歌确实耳熟。
    »He sure looked unhappy.
    他的确显得不高兴。
    3. used to reply to sb who has just thanked you for sth • (回答他人的感谢)不用客气,应该的:
    »ˈThanks for the ride.ˈ ˈSure—anytime.ˈ
    "谢谢你载我过来。" "不用客气,随时愿意效劳。"
    (as) sure as eggs is ˈeggs • (old-fashioned, BrE, informal) used to say that sth is definitely true • 千真万确;的的确确 ˌsure eˈnough • used to say that sth happened as expected • (表示不出所料)果真,果然:
    »I said heˈd forget, and sure enough he did.
    我说他会忘记,他果然就忘了。
    * * *
    [ʃuә]
    adj. 對....有把握, 確信某事, 穩當的, 可靠的
    adv. 的確, 當然

    English-Chinese dictionary > sure

  • 2 sure-fire

    sure-fire ˈsure-fire adj. [only before noun] • (informal) certain to be successful or to happen as you expect • 必定成功的;肯定会发生的:
    »a sure-fire success

    English-Chinese dictionary > sure-fire

  • 3 sure-footed

    sure-footed ˌsure-ˈfooted adj. 1. not likely to fall when walking or climbing on rough ground • 脚步稳的;不会摔倒的 2. confident and unlikely to make mistakes, especially in difficult situations • 沉着的;稳健的

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  • 4 sure

    [ʃuə] 1. adjective
    1) ((negative unsure) having no doubt; certain: I'm sure that I gave him the book; I'm not sure where she lives / what her address is; `There's a bus at two o'clock.' `Are you quite sure?'; I thought the idea was good, but now I'm not so sure; I'll help you - you can be sure of that!) 肯定的
    2) (unlikely to fail (to do or get something): He's sure to win; You're sure of a good dinner if you stay at that hotel.) 有把握的
    3) (reliable or trustworthy: a sure way to cure hiccups; a safe, sure method; a sure aim with a rifle.) 可靠的
    2. adverb
    ((especially American) certainly; of course: Sure I'll help you!; `Would you like to come?' `Sure!') 一定
    - sureness
    - sure-footed
    - as sure as
    - be sure to
    - be/feel sure of oneself
    - for sure
    - make sure
    - sure enough

    English-Chinese(Traditional) Dictionary > sure

  • 5 sure

    [ʃuə(r)] 1. adj
    1) (definite, convinced) 有把握的 [yǒu bǎwò de]

    How can you be so sure? — 你怎么这么有把握?

    2) (reliable) [+ remedy] 有效的 [yǒuxiào de]; [+ sign] 准确无误的 [zhǔnquè wúwù de]

    She has a sure grasp of social issues. — 她对社会问题掌握得准确无误。

    3)

    * to be sure to do sth — (certain) 肯定做某事 [kěndìng zuò mǒushì]

    Kids are sure to love crawling through the tunnel. — 孩子们肯定喜欢爬隧道。

    2. adv

    * she sure is pretty — (esp US: inf) 她确实很漂亮 [tā quèshí hěn piàoliang]

    * to make sure that... — (take action) 保证...

    Make sure that you follow the instructions carefully. — 你一定要仔细按照说明书做。

    You must make sure that you finish your work on time. — 你必须保证按时完成工作。; (check) 查明...

    He looked in the bathroom to make sure that he was alone. — 他看了看洗澡 间,确定是否只有他一个人。

    * sure! — ( inf) (of course) 当然了!

    * sure enough — 果然

    * to be sure of (doing) sth — 有把握(做)某事

    * that's for sure — 毫无疑问

    * I'm sure of it — 我确信

    * I'm not sure how/why/when — 我不能肯定如何/为什么/什么时候

    * to be sure of o.s. — 有自信心

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  • 6 sure enough

    (in fact, as was expected: I thought she'd be angry, and sure enough she was.) 果然

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  • 7 sure-footed

    adjective (not likely to slip or stumble: Goats are sure-footed animals.) 腳步穩的

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  • 8 sure enough

    果真, 的的確確
    一定, 毫無疑問

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  • 9 sure signal

    真[純, 無雜音]信號

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  • 10 sure thing

    n. 確實

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  • 11 sure-enough

    ['ʃuәi'nʌf, 'ʃɔ:-]
    adj. 確實的

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  • 12 sure

    "金山词霸2003法学大词典":
    肯定

    English-Chinese law dictionary (法律英汉双解大词典) > sure

  • 13 sure as eggs is eggs

    adv.的的确确,千真万确,毫无疑问

    English-Chinese dictionary of mining (英汉矿业大词典) > sure as eggs is eggs

  • 14 sure of ourselves

    adj.有自信心的

    English-Chinese dictionary of mining (英汉矿业大词典) > sure of ourselves

  • 15 make sure

    (to act so that, or check that, something is certain or sure: Arrive early at the cinema to make sure of (getting) a seat!; I think he's coming today but I'll telephone to make sure (of that / that he is).) 使确定

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  • 16 as sure as death

    [口]肯定無疑
    必然
    as sure as death
    千真萬確

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  • 17 as sure as

    (used in various phrases that mean `without fail' or `without doubt': As sure as fate / anything / eggs are eggs, he'll be late again.) 的的确确

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  • 18 be sure to

    (don't fail to: Be sure to switch off the television.) 一定要

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  • 19 for sure

    (definitely or certainly: We don't know for sure that he's dead.) 确實

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  • 20 a sure card

    萬全之策
    可以信賴的人

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