To tower over 高出、胜过

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Image caption The height of the Eiffel Tower varies by 15cm due to changes in temperature.

今日短语

短语 to tower over 的意思高过、胜过某人或某物。

例句

Joan towers over her husband when she wears her smart high heels.

The new skyscraper towers over the buildings downtown.

请注意

短语 a tower of strength 可用来形容在关键时刻可信赖和依靠的人。

例句

When my parents died my older brother was a tower of strength.

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