To tower over 高出、勝過

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

今日短語

短語 to tower over 的意思高過、勝過某人或某物。

例句

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

The new skyscraper towers over the buildings downtown.

請注意

短語 a tower of strength 可用來形容在關鍵時刻可信賴和依靠的人。

例句

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

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