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rot /rɔt/
  • danh từ
    • sự mục nát, sự thối rữa
    • (từ lóng) chuyện vớ vẩn, chuyện dại dột ((cũng) tommy rot)
      • don't talk rot!: đừng có nói vớ vẩn!
    • ((thường) the rot) bệnh sán lá gan (ở cừu)
    • một loạt những thất bại (trong môn crickê, trong chiến tranh...)
      • a rot set in: bắt đầu một loạt những thất bại
    • tình trạng phiền toái khó chịu
    • nội động từ
      • mục rữa
      • nói đùa, nói bỡn; chòng ghẹo, trêu tức; nói mỉa
      • chết mòn, kiệt quệ dần
        • to be left to rot in goal: bị ngồi tù đến chết dần chết mòn
    • ngoại động từ
      • làm cho mục nát
      • (từ lóng) làm hỏng, làm đảo lộn (kế hoạch...)
      • nói dối, lừa phỉnh (ai)
      • to rot about
        • lơ vơ lẩn vẩn lãng phí thì giờ
      • to rot away
        • chết dần chết mòn
      • to rot off
        • tàn héo, tàn tạ
    Concise Dictionary
    rotted|rotting|rotsrɑt /rɒt
    +a state of decay usually accompanied by an offensive odor
    +(biology) the process of decay caused by bacterial or fungal action
    +unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)
    +break down
    +waste away

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 decay, decompose, fester, spoil, go bad or off, be tainted, be ruined, mould, moulder, putrefy; corrode, rust, disintegrate, deteriorate, crumble or go or fall to pieces:
    When the power went off, all the food in the freezer rotted. The piers holding up the far end of the bridge have all rotted away.
    2 waste away, wither away, languish, die, moulder, decline, deteriorate, degenerate, decay, atrophy:
    Despite repeated appeals for clemency, he's been rotting away in jail all these years.
    3 decay, decomposition, mould, putrefaction, putrescence, blight, corrosion, corruption, disintegration, deterioration:
    Once the rot has set in, the job of revitalization can be overwhelming.
    4 (stuff and) nonsense, balderdash, rubbish, bunkum, tommy-rot, twaddle, drivel, hogwash, eyewash, trash, Colloq claptrap, bunk, boloney or boloney, bosh, malarkey, moonshine, poppycock, tosh, Slang crap, bull, codswallop, Brit (a load of (old)) cobblers, Taboo balls, bullshit:
    He knows nothing whatsoever about linguistics and is just talking a lot of rot.

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