CET6+ GRE TOEFL
来自拉丁语 statura,身高，身长，尺寸，生长状况，来自 stare,站立，词源同 stand,state.
- stature (n.)
- early 14c., "natural height of a body, height," from Old French stature, estature "build, structure," from Latin statura "height, size of body, size, growth," from PIE *ste-tu-, from root *sta- "to stand," with derivatives meaning "place or thing that is standing" (see stet). Figurative sense first recorded 1834.
- 1. This club has grown in stature over the last 20 years.
- 2. It's more than his physical stature that makes him remarkable.
- 3. He was lampooned for his short stature and political views.
- 4. Mother was of very small stature, barely five feet tall.
- 5. Who can deny his stature as the world's greatest cellist?
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