药不能停

静水流深2018-05-15 16:28:07

pill /pɪl/ 

◙ noun

1. [C] a small solid piece of medicine that you swallow whole

• 药丸,药片:

 »He has to take pills to control his blood pressure.

  他必须服药控制血压。

 »sleeping pills 

  安眠药

 »a bottle of vitamin pills 

  一瓶维生素片

 

2. the Pill / the pill, a pill taken regularly by some women in order to prevent them having babies

• 〔女用〕口服避孕药:

 »on the Pill

 »My doctor advised me to go on the pill (=start taking it regularly).

   我的医生建议我口服避孕药。

 

3. sugar / sweeten the pill, to do something to make an unpleasant job or situation less unpleasant for the person who has to accept it

• 给药丸加糖衣,降低工作(局面)不愉快的程度

 

联想到一个动词sugar-coat, 使表面上有吸引力;使易于接受

You won't see him sugar-coat the truth. 你不会看到他美化事实的。

Take a chill pill.

冷静!明天就是周末啦!