カテゴリ:Idiom( 125 )

ischemic血が足りない

Herrion had ischemic heart disease, with significant blockage in his right coronary artery that caused the death of heart muscle, the city health department said in a news release. Herrion's heart was slightly enlarged.

ischemic
《医》虚血性の、乏血性の。

ischemic coronary artery disease
虚血性冠動脈疾患。
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by bufbills | 2005-09-07 14:25 | Idiom | Comments(0)

gel固体と液体の中間でなんとかカタチを為す

This team was supposed to gel around this time of year, instead they are falling apart.

gel
(vi.)半固体の液状になる;具体化する、目鼻がつく。■砕けた言い方。
[PR]
by bufbills | 2005-09-01 23:16 | Idiom | Comments(0)

reiterate何度も繰り返し言って強調する

He reiterated that he needs to pick up the system this year and not take two or three years like it normally takes a quarterback to master the West Coast Offense.

reiterate
何度も繰り返して言う。■つまりrepeatのこと。
[PR]
by bufbills | 2005-09-01 23:13 | Idiom | Comments(0)

hit the books猛勉強する

DeShawn Wynn, Florida (Jr.) – Wynn needs to hit the books this summer, and hasn’t officially sewn up the starting job, but his blend of speed and power could make him more appealing to the NFL than ex-Gator Ciatrick Fason, who went in Round 4 to Minnesota. The time has arrived for Wynn to begin realizing his sizable potential.

hit the books
猛烈に勉強する。■hit the roofで「かんしゃくを起こす;(物価などが)うなぎ登りに上がる」、hit the bottle で「大酒を飲む」、hit the roadで「(車などで)出かける;旅に出る」という意味。
[PR]
by bufbills | 2005-08-30 15:19 | Idiom | Comments(0)

get the hang of~のコツが分かる

Once you get the hang of it, many winning situations are surprisingly obvious. One excellent proposition happens when a coach must decide between two potential starting quarterbacks.

get the hang of=get the knack of
~のこつ[方法・使い方・扱い方]が分かる[を理解する・をつかむ・を会得する・を飲み込む]、~の呼吸を覚える。【反】lose the hang of/get out of the hang of。
[PR]
by bufbills | 2005-08-30 14:54 | Idiom | Comments(0)

tollオカネを取られて損すること

Despite that strong finish they might still be a year away, especially when you consider they ditched Drew Bledsoe and instead will go with youngster J.P. Losman. This is one of the up and coming teams in the league, but they are not without needs and the most glaring is along the offensive line where the free agent loss of Jonas Jennings will really take its toll.

toll
使用料、通行料金、通行税、運送料、運賃、場代、送信料、長距離電話料金;代価、報酬;損害、犠牲、犠牲者、死傷者数、被害規模。

toll call
市外通話。

toll charge
通行税。

toll free
通話料無料、無料通話、無料電話。■電話などの通信料金を受信者側・電話会社が負担すること。販促・通販電話、緊急電話に使われる。アメリカでは、1-800で始まる番号。

take a toll on
~に損害を与える、~に犠牲を強いる。
[PR]
by bufbills | 2005-08-17 16:52 | Idiom | Comments(0)

glimmer微かな光・兆候

If Robinson stops him there, the Bills have a glimmer of hope but once Pennington scored the game was over.

glimmer
チラチラする光、薄い光、わずかな兆し。
[PR]
by bufbills | 2005-08-16 13:37 | Idiom | Comments(0)

deflate空気や気力が抜けてしぼむ

Mike Hollis hit his second field goal of the game but down by 11 instead of 7 was enough to deflate the Bills and that was the point when everyone realized the Bills were not going to comeback in this game.

deflate
(vi.)空気が抜ける、しぼむ、収縮する;人がへこむ、しょげる、意気消沈する。(vt.)~の空気を抜く、しぼませる、収縮させる。■反対語がinflate。いわゆる経済用語のデフレとインフレのこと。
[PR]
by bufbills | 2005-08-16 13:32 | Idiom | Comments(0)

ireなんだとぅ?

Despite being the Packers' top receiver, Walker's threatened holdout drew the ire of Brett Favre, who got into a public dispute with Rosenhaus by saying he hoped the Packers wouldn't give in to Walker's demands.

ire
憤怒。■無生物主語の構文で「draw the ire of 人」という形式が非常に多い気がします。
[PR]
by bufbills | 2005-08-04 23:02 | Idiom | Comments(0)

resume再開する

Mike Sando, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports the Seattle Seahawks have the right to resume negotiations Friday, July 15, with RB Shaun Alexander on a long-term contract.

resume
再開する。■自動詞でも他動詞でも使われる。
[PR]
by bufbills | 2005-08-02 23:54 | Idiom | Comments(0)