(adj.) of so extreme a degree or extent; 'such weeping'; 'so much weeping'; 'such a help'; 'such grief'; 'never dreamed of such beauty' .
(adv.) to so extreme a degree; 'he is such a baby'; 'Such rich people!'.
(a.) Of that kind; of the like kind; like; resembling; similar; as, we never saw such a day; -- followed by that or as introducing the word or proposition which defines the similarity, or the standard of comparison; as, the books are not such that I can recommend them, or, not such as I can recommend; these apples are not such as those we saw yesterday; give your children such precepts as tend to make them better.
(a.) Having the particular quality or character specified.
(a.) The same that; -- with as; as, this was the state of the kingdom at such time as the enemy landed.
(a.) Certain; -- representing the object as already particularized in terms which are not mentioned.
a. . Like, similar, of that kind, of the like kind.. So, in the same state or condition, as it is, as it was.
adj. of the like kind: of that quality or character mentioned.—pron. denoting a particular person or thing as in such and such.—adv. Such′wise in such a manner.—Such and such Such or such this or that some indefinitely; Such like (B.)=Such.
- Investigation of these cases, however, revealed invariably the purely fraudulent nature of all such offers, which were uniformly declined. 弗兰克·刘易斯·戴尔. 爱迪生的生平和发明.
- I had never before seen Mr. Bruff pay her such devoted attention, and look at her with such marked respect. 威尔基·柯林斯. 月亮宝石.
- Nothing, he said, can be more just than such a description of him. 柏拉图. 理想国.
- His mouth was such a post-office of a mouth that he had a mechanical appearance of smiling. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- Yes, but such care could have been furnished by any one of us. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- As events turned out, no such emergency as this occurred. 威尔基·柯林斯. 白衣女人.
- The case has assumed such an extraordinary aspect since Sergeant Cuff's time, that you may revive his interest in the inquiry. 威尔基·柯林斯. 月亮宝石.
- The Swiss deposits contain clear evidence of such catastrophes. 赫伯特·乔治·威尔斯. 世界史纲.
- Such is the process by which the youth passes from the necessary pleasures to the unnecessary. 柏拉图. 理想国.
- Such companies, therefore, commonly draw to themselves much greater stocks, than any private copartnery can boast of. 亚当·斯密. 国富论.
- But she took such a long walk up and down our rooms that night, while I was writing to Agnes, that I began to think she meant to walk till morning. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 大卫·科波菲尔.
- But as Elizabeth could not receive comfort from any such expectation, she made no answer. 简·奥斯汀. 傲慢与偏见.
- No, sir, such a man will look after himself and will look after his chums. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯回忆录.
- I never had such a night in my life! 查尔斯·狄更斯. 荒凉山庄.
- And education is not a mere means to such a life. 约翰·杜威. 民主与教育.
- You talk in such a way about 'mamma' it is enough to make one jealous of the old lady. 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.
- Such taxes appear to me to be revolutionary. 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- My rescue from this kind of existence I considered quite hopeless, and abandoned, as such, altogether. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 大卫·科波菲尔.
- Anybody here seen anything of any such game? 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- Is there really such a place? 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- I say that these monstrous laws of yours will bring a curse upon the land--God will not let such wickedness endure. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯归来记.
- However probable it was to him, she had heard of no such thing. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 小杜丽.
- She has such a strong attachment to you and reliance on you. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 双城记.
- Is there, indeed, such happiness on earth? 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 维莱特.
- Did you ever see any one who was kind to such things? 夏洛蒂·勃朗特. 雪莉.
- Be dazed if I should like a relation of mine to have been made such a fool of by a man. 托马斯·哈代. 还乡.
- If I must disgrace myself by such a bargain with any man, I prefer that it be one I already despise. 埃德加·赖斯·巴勒斯. 人猿泰山.
- It was in vain for Annie to protest that she was weary of such things. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 大卫·科波菲尔.
- Such the decree of the High Ruler from whom there is no appeal: to whom I submit. 玛丽·雪莱. 最后一个人.
- Repeated depredations on the frontiers had exasperated the inhabitants to such a degree, that they determined on revenge upon every Indian. 本杰明·富兰克林. 富兰克林自传.