n. 状况; 环境，处境; 条件，条款; 健康状况; 疾病
v. 训练; 使习惯于; 使适应; 影响; 保养
If you talk about the condition of a person or thing, you are talking about the state that they are in, especially how good or bad their physical state is.
He remains in a critical condition in a California hospital...
I received several compliments on the condition of my skin...
The conditions under which something is done or happens are all the factors or circumstances which directly affect it.
This change has been timed under laboratory conditions...
The mild winter has created the ideal conditions for an ant population explosion.
The conditions in which people live or work are the factors which affect their comfort, safety, or health.
People are living in appalling conditions...
He could not work in these conditions any longer...
The condition of a group of people is their situation in life, especially with regard to the difficulties they have.
The condition of the people could be elevated by a programme of social reform...
The government has encouraged its people to better their condition.
A condition is something which must happen or be done in order for something else to be possible, especially when this is written into a contract or law.
...economic targets set as a condition for loan payments.
...terms and conditions of employment...
If someone has a particular condition, they have an illness or other medical problem.
Doctors suspect he may have a heart condition.
...a rare condition that causes degeneration of the brain tissue.
If someone is conditioned by their experiences or environment, they are influenced by them over a period of time so that they do certain things or think in a particular way.
We are all conditioned by early impressions and experiences...
You have been conditioned to believe that it is weak to be scared...
To condition your hair or skin means to put something on it which will keep it in good condition.
...a protein which is excellent for conditioning dry and damaged hair.
If you say that someone is in no condition to do something, you mean that they are too ill, upset, or drunk to do it.
She was clearly in no condition to see anyone.
When you agree to do something on condition that something else happens, you mean that you will only do it if this other thing also happens.
He spoke to reporters on condition that he was not identified.
If someone is out of condition, they are unhealthy and unfit, because they do not do enough exercise.
He was too out of condition to clamber over the top.
1. a state at a particular time;
2. a mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing;
3. an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else
4. (usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement;
5. the state of (good) health (especially in the phrases `in condition' or `in shape' or `out of condition' or `out of shape')
6. information that should be kept in mind when making a decision;
7. the procedure that is varied in order to estimate a variable's effect by comparison with a control condition
1. establish a conditioned response
2. train by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control;
3. specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement;
4. put into a better state;
5. apply conditioner to in order to make smooth and shiny;
condition, state, status, situation, circumstance
in (或 out of) condition
in no condition to do something
on condition that
The pilot inquired about the weather condition.
The condition of her family was not improving.
They allowed him to enter by making it a condition that he must clean the house for a week.
But what has brought the company to such a pitiful condition since I last worked for it?
The patient's condition changed for the worse.