2018年9月29日「riveted」

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Like the rest of the country, the White House was riveted
by today’s hearing.
ホワイトハウスもくぎづけになった公聴会

The word from those close to the president;
he heard from Kavanaugh exactly what he wanted to hear,
関係筋によると大統領はカバナー氏の発言内容に大満足だ

a passionate defense that hit back at Democrats.
力強い弁明で民主党に反論した

This morning, all eyes were on Christine Blasey Ford.
午前中に注目されたのはフォード氏

Capitol Hill glued to her emotional and raw testimony. Even Republicans calling her credible.
感情があふれた率直な証言に議員たちは引き付けられた

And sources close to the president say he is prepared to fight to get his nominee confirmed.
カバナー氏の承認を取り付けるために大統領は闘う意向だ

If the president had any doubts about the strength of his nominee, those doubts are gone.
大統領にカバナー氏への疑念はない

You mentioned the tweet that happened just as we came on the air.
投稿されたツイートでは—

He said that “Kavanaugh showed America exactly why I nominated him.”
He called it “powerful, honest, and riveting.”
“カバナー氏は私が指名した理由を示した力強く誠実な証言だった”とし—

And David, he is saying that the Senate needs to vote and vote on this now.
即 採決を行うべきだと主張した

 

単語・熟語

riveted
くぎづけになる

rivet
びょう

glued
意識を集中する、くぎづけになる

glue
接着剤

All eyes are on ~.
注目を集める