英 ['trænsɪt; 'trɑːns-; -nz-]
CET6 TEM4 IELTS
1. trans- "across, over" + ire "go" (see ion) => transire "cross over, pass away, go over".
2. transire => 过去分词：transitus => transit- => transit.
3. => act or fact of passing across or through, public transporation, go or cross over.
来自拉丁语 transitus,中转的，通过的，来自 transire 的过去分词格，来自 trans-,转移，ire,走， 词源同 exit,itinerary.
- transit (v.)
- mid-15c., from Latin transitus, past participle of transire "go or cross over" (see transient). Astronomical sense is from 1680s. Related: Transited; transiting.
- transit (n.)
- mid-15c., "act or fact of passing across or through," from Latin transitus "a going over, passing over, passage," verbal noun from past participle of transire "go or cross over" (see transient). Meaning "a transit of a planet across the sun" is from 1660s. Meaning "public transportation" is attested from 1873.
- 1. Two rapid transit trains collided early this morning in Boston.
- 2. The president wants to improve the nation's highways and mass transit systems.
- 3. We cannot be held responsible for goods lost in transit.
- 4. They were in transit to Bombay.
- 5. The cost includes transit.
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