词汇意义联想词源探究 "抵消/弥补/补偿"说地道英语 offset


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为补偿原料成本的增加而提高了价格。什么开支可以获得税项减免? 这笔钱有助于偿付巨额的医药费。如何翻译成英语?

offset
off·set / ˈɔfset; NAmE ˈɔːf-; ˈɑːf- / verb(off·set·ting, off·set, off·set)
   [VN] ~ sth (against sth) to use one cost, payment or situation in order to cancel or reduce the effect of another
   抵消;弥补;补偿:
   Prices have risen in order to offset the increased cost of materials.
   为补偿原料成本的增加而提高了价格。
   (BrE) What expenses can you offset against tax ?
   什么开支可以获得税项减免? adjective[only before noun]
   used to describe a method of printing in which ink is put onto a metal plate, then onto a rubber surface and only then onto the paper
   胶印的 


offset 搭配用法,搭配副词,其他动词,介词
verb
[搭配]ADV.
largely, substantially 
大体抵消

completely, exactly 
完全抵消;恰好抵消

more than 
抵消有余:

The company’s losses in the USA were more than offset by gains everywhere else. 
该公司在其它各地的利润不足以弥补它在美国的损失。

partially, partly 
部份抵消

[搭配]VERB + OFFSET 
help (to) 
帮助抵消:

The money will help offset big medical bills. 
这笔钱有助于偿付巨额的医药费。

[搭配]PREP.
against 
抵消…:
Your donations to charity can be offset against tax. 
你对慈善事业的捐赠可获税项减免。


offset

offset¹ / ˈɔf sɛt ; ˈɔfset /
verb (past tense and past participle offset) , present participle offsetting [T]
1. if the cost or amount of something offsets another cost or amount, the two things have an opposite effect so that the situation remains the same
• 补偿,抵销:
 »Cuts in prices for milk, butter, and cheese will be offset by direct payments to farmers.
  通过直接付款给农场主来弥补牛奶、黄油和奶酪降价造成的损失。
 »offset sth against sth
 »He was able to offset his travel expenses against tax.
  他可以用旅费来获得税项减免。
2. to make something look better by being close to it and different
• 衬托出:
 »His blonde hair offset a deep tan.
  满头的金发衬托出他一身黝黑的皮肤。


offset² / ˈɔfsɛt ; ˈɔfset /
adj
1. relating to a method of printing in which ink is put onto ROLLERS and the paper then passes between the rollers
• 胶印的,平版印刷的
offset noun [U]

词汇联想 英语单词 offset 弥补 地道英语

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