Video: pronunciation of 'brief'
But the road was narrow and the offside wheels were on to the grass verge in the brief moment before he regained full control. CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)By the end they'd hammered out a brief for a research paper. THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2001)A brief flash of light caught her eye, from somewhere over near the tree. LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
The larva had fared well in its brief time in the forest, surrounded by an inexhaustible supply of vegetation. MINUTES TO BURN (2001)
很常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， brief 是4千个最常用词之一。
英式英语: brief /briːf/ ADJECTIVE
Something that is brief lasts for only a short time.
She once made a brief appearance on television.
- 美式英语: brief
- 阿拉伯语: وَجيز
- 巴西葡萄牙语: breve
- 简体中文: 简短的
- 克罗地亚语: kratak
- 捷克语: krátký
- 丹麦语: kort
- 荷兰语: kort
- 欧洲西班牙语: breve
- 芬兰语: lyhyt
- 法语: bref
- 德语: kurz
- 希腊语: σύντομος
- 意大利语: breve
- 日语: 短い
- 韩语: 잠시의
- 挪威语: kort
- 波兰语: zwięzły
- 欧洲葡萄牙语: breve
- 罗马尼亚语: scurt
- 俄语: недолгий
- 西班牙语: breve
- 瑞典语: kort
- 泰语: อย่างสั้น
- 土耳其语: kısa
- 乌克兰语: короткий
- 越南语: ngắn gọn
英式英语: brief NOUN
underwear Men's or women's underpants can be referred to as briefs.
A bra and a pair of briefs lay on the floor.
英式英语: brief VERB
If someone briefs you, especially about a piece of work or a serious matter, they give you information that you need before you do it or consider it.
A Defense Department spokesman briefed reporters.
英式英语: brief NOUN
instructions If someone gives you a brief, they officially give you responsibility for dealing with a particular thing.
...customs officials with a brief to stop foreign porn coming into the country.
brief 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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