形容词:paragraphic 动词过去式:paragraphed 过去分词:paragraphed 现在分词:paragraphing 第三人称单数:paragraphs
pare-=beside,beyond,against,contrary 变化型 par-,pa-
/'pærəgræɑ:f; [US] -grf; `pærə,ˇræf/
1 distinct section of a written or printed text, usu consisting of several sentences dealing with a single theme and starting on a new (usu indented) line 段落
*begin a new paragraph 开始一个新段落.
2 (also `paragraph mark) sign () used to show where a new paragraph is to begin or as a reference mark 段落号 （表示新段落开始处）.
3 short report in a newspaper （报纸上的）短篇报道
*There's a paragraph on the accident in the local paper. 当地报纸对该事故有一短篇报道.
v [Tn] divide (sth) into paragraphs 将（某篇文字）分成段落.
[Date: 1400-1500; Language: Old French;Origin:Medieval Latin, from Greek, from paragraphein 'to write beside']
part of a piece of writing which starts on a new line and contains at least one sentence
the opening paragraphs of the novel
1. The obscurity of the paragraph makes several interpretations possible. 这段文字极为晦涩, 可能有几种解释。
2. Look at the third paragraph on page 23. 请看二十三页第三段.