area / ˈɛər i ə /


area 的定义

n. 名词 noun
  1. any particular extent of space or surface; part: the dark areas in the painting; the dusty area of the room.
  2. a geographical region; tract: the Chicago area;the unsettled areas along the frontier.
  3. any section reserved for a specific function: the business area of a town;the dining area of a house.
  4. extent, range, or scope: inquiries that embrace the whole area of science.
  5. field of study, or a branch of a field of study: Related areas of inquiry often reflect borrowed notions.
  6. a piece of unoccupied ground; an open space.
  7. the space or site on which a building stands; the yard attached to or surrounding a house.
  8. British. areaway.
  9. the quantitative measure of a plane or curved surface; two-dimensional extent.
  10. Anatomy. a zone of the cerebral cortex having a specific function: The damage to Broca's area affected his speech.

area 近义词

n. 名词 noun

extent, scope of a surface

n. 名词 noun

region, district


  1. You can leave your main vehicle and camping gear at the site and explore the surrounding area, allowing you to access rivers and trailheads with ease.
  2. We’re seeing encouraging signs in different parts of the business, in some areas getting close to pre-pandemic levels.
  3. Voting procedures in your area may have changed because of the pandemic, so be aware of your options and make a voting plan now.
  4. The upper pop-top area provides over seven feet of standing room when cooking or hanging out and then transitions into a long, fold-down bed for two.
  5. This work includes areas related to activism, practice and policy, journalism, education, as well as programs and service.
  6. Historically the reelection rate for members of Congress is in the area of 95 percent.
  7. The benefits of incumbency are quite potent, especially in the all-important area of raising campaign funds.
  8. As he drove me back to the logging road, Frank told me about the area in his deep voice.
  9. His neighbors include some of the other designer outposts one finds speckled around the area.
  10. The area is 98 percent white, and the Klan has a strong foothold even to this very day.
  11. By their agreement with the owner, the Company have the right of mining under an area of 185 acres, at a royalty of 6d.
  12. If you did fail, you would try Exclusion, and you would find nothing which is the antithesis of the area of New York.
  13. The total area of land purchased for the carrying-out of the scheme is put at 215,317 square yds.
  14. That with the increased area of the pallet is why the lower notes of the organ were so hard to play.
  15. Considerable quantities of chromic iron are found on the hills in this area, which embraces about six hundred acres.