Why this elbow is a TIME person of the year

prosecution; 起訴

And only a fraction of those arrests lead to prosecution

incarceration; 投獄、監禁
incarcerate で to put someone in prison の意味に。

And only a fraction of those prosecuted are incarcerated

retaliation; in an act of revenge; 仕返し、報復

One 2003 study found that 75% of employees who spoke out against workplace mistreatment faced some form of retaliation

Is Andy Cohen Or Anderson Cooper More Kinky In Bed? | WWHL

近畿大学が、Kindai Universityと名称を変更したのも、この意味が理由です。

freak; to have intercourse or makeout

Who has the higher freak number in bed? 

Hillary Clinton's full concession speech


enshrine; a respected important thing
cherish; to love sth very much and protect them

dignity ; (n) the ability to behave in a calm controlled way (LDOCE)

worship ; (n) the activity of praying (手を空にかかげるイメージ)

Our constitutional democracy enshrines the peaceful transfer of power.

We don't just respect that. We cherish it. It also enshrines the rule of law; the principle we are all equal in rights and dignity; freedom of worship and expression. We respect and cherish these values, too, and we must defend them.
poured your hearts into ; working on sth as hard as you can 

You poured your hearts into this campaign. 

setback ; (n) a problem that delays or prevents progress (LDOCE)

I've had successes and setbacks and sometimes painful ones. Many of you are at the beginning of your professional, public, and political careers — you will have successes and setbacks too.

This loss hurts, but please never stop believing that fighting for what's right is worth it.
glass ceiling ; ガラスの天井

Now, I know we have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling, but someday someone will — and hopefully sooner than we might think right now. 

conviction ; (n) a very strong belief 

I count my blessings every single day that I am an American, and I still believe, as deeply as I ever have, that if we stand together and work together with respect for our differences, strengthen our convictions, and love for this nation, our best days are still ahead of us.

scripture ; (n) the Bible 聖書

;(wieri) (adj) very tired 

;(v)  to get sth, especially sth good

Because, you know, I believe we are stronger together and we will go forward together. And you should never, ever regret fighting for that. You know, scripture tells us, let us not grow weary of doing good, for in good season we shall reap. My friends, let us have faith in each other, let us not grow weary and lose heart, for there are more seasons to come and there is more work to do.

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