sewer

sewer,英语单词,主要用作为名词、动词,作名词时译为“下水道;阴沟;裁缝师”;作动词时译为“为…铺设污水管道;用下水道排除…的污水;清洗污水管”。

根据《柯林斯英汉双解大词典 》:

N-COUNT A sewer is a large underground channel that carries waste matter and rain water away, usually to a place where it is treated and made harmless. 下水道

V to provide with sewers 为...铺设污水管道

sewer pipe 污水管;下水管

sewer system 污水管道系统

He must have been familiar with the enormous madrepore of the sewer.

他必须清楚这个巨大珊瑚形阴渠。

The most surprising rencounter was at the entrance to the Grand Sewer.

最令人吃惊的意外发现是在大阴渠的进口处。

He would tell her, "Oh, sinful wretch, who is spreading disease and filth like an open sewer."

他会告诉她:“噢,可恶的家伙,像露天下水道一样传播疾病和污秽。”

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