n.橄榄树,橄榄叶,橄榄枝,橄榄色 Olive 奥利夫(女子名)
1 (a) [C] small bitter oval fruit, green when unripe and black when ripe, used for food and for oil 橄榄
*stuffed olives 有填充料的橄榄
* put olives in a salad 在色拉中加入橄榄.
(b) (also `olive-tree) [C] evergreen tree on which this fruit grows 橄榄树
*a grove of olives 橄榄树园.
2 (also olive-green) [U] yellowish-green colour of an unripe olive 橄榄色.
1 yellowish-green 橄榄色的
*olive paint 橄榄色颜料.
2 (of the complexion) yellowish-brown （指面色）黄褐色的
*an olive skin 黄褐色的皮肤.
[Date: 1100-1200; Language: Old French;Origin:Latin oliva, from Greek elaia]
a small, bitter, egg-shaped black or green fruit, used as food and for making oil
a tree that produces olives, grown especially in Mediterranean countries
an olive grove
a deep yellowish green colour
skin colour that is typical of people from countries such as Greece, Italy, or Turkey
extend/offer/hold out etc an olive branch (to sb)
to do or say something in order to show that you want to end an argument with someone
an olive sweatshirt
1. Raymond: Yes, you´ve got to put in a spoonful of liquor,some vinegar and olive oil -but that comes ten minutes later. 雷蒙:是的, 你必须放进一汤匙的酒, 一些醋和橄榄油, 但那是十分钟之后的事.