【主題單字】他真的很聰明耶~除了smart想不到其他形容詞?15個常用人物特質單字報你知!

相信很多人都有類似的經驗,

想形容一個人的個性,卻發現用來用去好像都那幾個字。

想讓自己的文章更有變化嗎?

今天小編幫大家整理一些同義詞,

大家看完後可以記起來運用在作文裡增添文章的變化度,

那麼話不多說,我們直接進入主題吧!

1. (adj.) 精明幹練的shrewd/smart/astute/ingenious/sharp-witted

<例句>

Smart and astute in nature, Alice is believed to have a promising future.

因為Alice的天性聰慧,大家都認為她將有個好前途。

2. (adj.) 有天賦的gifted/talented

<例句>

Wow! Ted’s performance is stunning. No wonder everybody says he is gifted in music.

哇! Ted的表演真是令人瞠目結舌。 難怪每個人都說他生來就具有音樂才華。

3. (adj.) 狡猾的cunning/sly/crafty

<例句>

Don’t buy into his words. He is notorious for his sly character.

別相信他說的話。 他奸詐的性格可是惡名昭彰。

4. (adj.) 實際的;務實的 practical/down-to-earth

<例句>

He always sets up a practical plan and achieves it step by step.

他總是設立實際的目標並一步一步達成。

5. (adj.) 喜愛社交的 sociable/gregarious

(photo credit: https://www.infosalus.com/salud-investigacion/noticia-descubre-gen-te-hace-sociable-20160621063036.html)

<例句>

Gregarious people can adapt to a new environment soon.

喜愛社交的人可以很快適應新環境。

6. (adj.) 好辯的;愛爭吵的 argumentative/quarrelsome

<例句>

She becomes quarrelsome whenever she is in a bad mood.

每次她心情不好的時候,就很愛找人吵架。

7. (adj.) 誠實可靠的 honest/trust-worthy/reliable/sincere

<例句>

He is such a reliable person and he never breaks his promises.

他是個值得信賴的人,從來沒有違背承諾。

8. (adj.) 節儉的 thrifty/economical

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<例句>

My mother taught me to be thrifty and avoid excessive costs.

我的媽媽教我要節儉並避免過度花費。

9. (adj.) 固執的 obstinate/stubborn/pig-headed

ps: 在中文用法,豬頭是形容一個人笨笨呆呆的,但在英文裡頭,「豬頭」則是固執的意思,小心別搞混囉!

<例句>

“I just can’t believe you are so pig-headed! ” he cried out and ran away.

「我真不敢相信你竟然這麼固執!」 他大叫並跑開了。

10. (adj.) 自信的 self-assured/confident

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<例句>

The manager held an interview in order to know whether the applicants are self-assured.

經理舉行一場面試來看看應徵者是否都具備足夠的自信。

11. (adj.) 奇怪的;怪異的 eccentric/weird/odd/peculiar

<例句>

His eccentric wearing style always draws people’s attention.

他怪異的穿著風格總是吸引眾人的目光。

12.唐突的(簡短失禮的) blunt/brusque/abrupt/curt

這邊的唐突,意思是和別人說話只留簡短一句,讓對方覺得你好像很不耐煩或是感覺自己被嫌棄。

例如:同事問你一些問題,你卻只回:「阿不就按這個?」,短短幾個字甚麼都沒交代清楚,而且態度也不好。

<例句>

After Justin had a fight with his brother, he became curt to people who are concerned about him.

自從Justin和他的弟弟吵架以後,他對關心他的人都很沒禮貌。

13. (adj.) 勤奮的 diligent/industrious

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<例句>

She is industrious and thoughtful, knowing how to strike a balance between work and family.

她既勤奮又體貼,知道如何在工作跟家庭之間取得平衡。

14. (adj.) 慷慨的 generous/unstinting

<例句>

She is unstinting in her care for him.

她對他的照顧毫不吝惜。

15. (adj.) 嚴肅的 sober/serious

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<例句>

I have the impression that he is serious and quiet.

我的印象中他是個嚴肅且安靜的人。

看完這15組相似形容詞的介紹後,希望大家以後形容個性時能更加得心應手,

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