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ラッセル英単語・熟語


★ frequency (n) [頻発; 頻度, 回数]

* frequent (adj.):頻繁な
The corporation lawyer, the corrupt politician, and the popular psychiatrist are expected to utter moral sentiments with profound earnestness and great frequency, but in return for this hard work, they are allowed a suitable remuneration.
[企業の顧問弁護士、腐敗した政治家や人気のある精神科医は、ごく真面目に道徳的な感想(や意見)を頻繁に述べなければならないが、こういった困難な仕事の見返りに、彼らはそれ相応の報酬が与えられる。
 出典:ラッセル『アメリカン・エッセイ集』のなかの「「教化・善導について」」]

The Finite-Frequency Theory
[有限頻度説。
 出典:Bertrand Russell: Human Knowledge, its scope and limits, Part V. Probability, chap.3.]

In recent years, both frequency and intensity of tropical storms seem to have increased.
[近年、熱帯暴風雨はますます頻繁に発生し、しかも激しくなってきているようだ。
 出典:『東大英単』p.20]

The frequency of accident on that road has forced the council to lower the speed limit.
[ 出典:Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English, new ed.]

Fatal road accidents have decreased in frequency over recent years.
[ 出典:Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary, 8th ed.]