英 [m?'t?] 美 [m?'tr]
[ 过去式 matured 过去分词 matured 现在分词 maturing 比较级 maturer 最高级 maturest ]
mature market economy成熟的市场经济
V-I When a child or young animal matures, it becomes an adult. (小孩、幼崽) 发育成熟
You will learn what to expect as your child matures physically.
V-I When something matures, it reaches a state of complete development. (某物) 长成
When the trees matured they were cut.
V-I If someone matures, they become more fully developed in their personality and emotional behaviour. 成熟
They have matured way beyond their age.
ADJ If you describe someone as mature, you think that they are fully developed and balanced in their personality and emotional behaviour. 成熟的表赞许
They are emotionally mature and should behave responsibly.
V-T/V-I If something such as wine or cheese matures or is matured, it is left for a time to allow its full flavour or strength to develop. 使酿熟; 酿成
Unlike wine, brandy matures only in wood, not glass.
ADJ Mature cheese or wine has been left for a time to allow its full flavour or strength to develop. 酿熟的
Grate some mature cheddar cheese.
V-I When an investment such as an insurance policy or bond matures, it reaches the stage when the company pays you back the money you have saved, and the interest your money has earned. (保险单、债券等) 到期
These bonuses will be paid when your savings plan matures in ten years' time.
ADJ If you say that someone is mature or of mature years, you are saying politely that they are middle-aged or old. 成年的 (中年和老年的礼貌说法)礼貌
...a man of mature years who had been in the job for longer than most of the members could remember.
英 [mt?(r)] 美 [mtr]
adj.、树木、鸟或动物）的； 仔细考虑； 到期（应该支付）的； 成年人的
vt.使…成熟； 使…长成； 慎重拟定（计划等）
过去式： matured 过去分词： matured 现在分词： maturing 第三人称单数： matures 比较级： maturer 最高级： maturest
1. These plants are then pollinated and allowed to mature and produce seed.
2. Some adolescents might be more sexually mature and provocative than others.
3. The caterpillars tunnel into the fruit to grow and mature.
4. It's a team packed with experienced and mature professionals.
5. He wanted to introduce mature people with leadership qualities.