英 [ɪg'zɔːst; eg-]
- vt. 排出；耗尽；使精疲力尽；彻底探讨
- vi. 排气
- n. 排气；废气；排气装置
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2. exhaust 耗尽，用完 “用完了就应该砸死它”
- exhaust (v.)
- 1530s, "to draw off or out, to use up completely," from Latin exhaustus, past participle of exhaurire "draw off, take away, use up, empty," from ex- "off" (see ex-) + haurire "to draw up" (as water), from PIE *aus- (3) "to draw water." Meaning "make weak or helpless, as by fatigue" is from 1630s. Related: Exhausted; exhausting.
- exhaust (n.)
- "waste gas," 1848, originally from steam engines, from exhaust (v.). In reference to internal combustion engines by 1896. Exhaust pipe is from 1889.
- 1. The city's streets are filthy and choked with exhaust fumes.
- 2. When your exhaust falls off, you have to replace it.
- 3. The problem was that the exhaust gases contain many toxins.
- 4. The prop shaft vibrated like mad and shook the exhaust mounting loose.
- 5. His exhaust fell off six laps from the finish.
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