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the
     1. art. Definite grammatical article that implies necessarily that an entity it articulates is presupposed; something already mentioned, or completely specified later in that same sentence, or assumed already
           I’m reading the book. (Compare I’m reading a book.)
           The street in front of your house. (Compare A street in Paris.)
           The men and women watched the man give the birdseed to the bird.
     5. art.    Used before a noun modified by a restrictive relative clause, indicating that the noun refers to a single referent defined by the relative clause.
     6. art.   : The street that runs through my hometown.
     7. art. Used before an object considered to be unique, or of which there is only one at a time.
           No one knows how many galaxies there are in the universe.
           God save the Queen!
     10. art. Used before a superlative or an ordinal number modifying a noun, to indicate that the noun refers to a single item.
           That was the best apple pie ever.
     12. art.    Added to a superlative or an ordinal number to make it into a substantive.
     13. art.   : That apple pie was the best.
     14. art. Introducing a singular term to be taken generically: preceding a name of something standing for a whole class.
     15. art. Used before an adjective, indicating all things (especially persons) described by that adjective.
           Feed the hungry, clothe the naked, comfort the afflicted, and afflict the comfortable.
     17. art. Used to indicate a certain example of (a noun) which is usually of most concern or most common or familiar.
           No one in the whole country had seen it before.
           I don't think I'll get to it until the morning.
     20. art. Used before a body part (especially of someone previously mentioned), as an alternative to a possessive pronoun.
           A stone hit him on the head. (= “A stone hit him on his head.”)
     22. art. When stressed, indicates that it describes an object which is considered to be best or exclusively worthy of attention.
           That is the hospital to go to for heart surgery.
     24. adv. 1=With a comparative or and a verb phrase, establishes a parallel with one or more other such comparatives.
           The hotter the better.
           The more I think about it, the weaker it looks.
           The more money donated, the more books purchased, and the more happy children.
           It looks weaker and weaker, the more I think about it.
     29. adv. 1=With a comparative, and often with.
           It was a difficult time, but I’m the wiser for it.
           It was a difficult time, and I’m none the wiser for it.
           I'm much the wiser for having had a difficult time like that.
first
     1. adj. Preceding all others of a series or kind; the ordinal of one; earliest.
           The first day of September 2013 was a Sunday.
           I was the first runner to reach the finish line, and won the race.
     4. adj. Most eminent or exalted; most excellent; chief; highest.
           Demosthenes was the first orator of Greece.
     6. adv. Before anything else; firstly.
           Clean the sink first, before you even think of starting to cook.
     8. n. The person or thing in the first position.
           He was the first to complete the course.
     10. n. The first gear of an engine.
     11. n. Something that has never happened before; a new occurrence.
           This is a first. For once he has nothing to say.
     13. n. (, baseball) first base
           There was a close play at first.
     15. n. (, British, colloquial) A first-class honours degree.
     16. n. (, colloquial) A first-edition copy of some publication.
     17. n. A fraction of an integer ending in one.
           one forty-first of the estate
     19. n. (obsolete) Time; time granted; respite.
draft
     1. n. (possibly, archaic) The action or an act (especially of a beast of burden or vehicle) of pulling something along or back.
           using oxen for draft   shot forth an arrow with a mighty draft
     3. n. (possibly, archaic) The act of drawing in a net for fish.
     4. n. (possibly, archaic) That which is drawn in; a catch, a haul.
     5. n. An early version of a written work (such as a book or e-mail) or drawing; a preliminary sketch or outline.
           I have to revise the first draft of my term paper.
           His first drafts were better than most authors' final products.
     8. n. (nautical) Depth of water needed to float a ship; depth below the water line to the bottom of a vessel's hull; depth of water drawn by a vessel.
     9. n. A current of air, usually coming into a room or vehicle.
     10. n. Draw through a flue of gasses (smoke) resulting from a combustion process.
     11. n. An amount of liquid (such as water, alcohol, or medicine) that is drunk in one swallow.
           She took a deep draft from the bottle of water.
     13. n. Beer drawn from a cask or keg rather than a bottle or can.
     14. n. A cheque, an order for money to be paid.
     15. n. Conscription, the system of forcing people to serve in the military.
           He left the country to avoid the draft.
     17. n. (politics) A system of forcing or convincing people to take an elected position.
     18. n. (sports) A system of assigning rookie players to professional sports teams.
     19. n. (rail transport) The pulling force (tension) on couplers and draft gear during a slack stretched condition.
     20. n. The bevel given to the pattern for a casting, so that it can be drawn from the sand without damaging the mould.
     21. v. To write a first version, make a preliminary sketch.
     22. v. To draw in outline; to make a draught, sketch, or plan of, as in architectural and mechanical drawing.
     23. v. To write a law.
     24. v. To conscript a person, force a person to serve in some capacity, especially in the military.
           He was drafted during the Vietnam War.   There was a campaign to draft Smith to run for President.
           They drafted me to be the chairperson of the new committee.
     27. v. To select and separate an animal or animals from a group.
           The calves were drafted from the cows.
     29. v. (transitive, sports) To select a rookie player onto a professional sports team.
           After his last year of college football, he was drafted by the Miami Dolphins.
     31. v. (intransitive) To follow very closely behind another vehicle, thereby providing an aerodynamic advantage to both lead and follower, thereby conserving energy or increasing speed.
     32. v. To draw out; to call forth.
     33. v. To draw fibers out of a clump, for spinning in the production of yarn.
     34. adj. (not comparable) Referring to drinks on tap, in contrast to bottled.
           I'd rather have a fresh, cheap draft beer.
took
     1. v. simple past tense of take
     2. v. (obsolete) past participle of take
     take
          1. v. To get into one's hands, possession(,) or control, with or without force.
                take a pen off the desk
                They took Charlton's gun from his cold, dead hands.
                I'll take that plate off the table.
          5. v.    To seize or capture.
                  take the guards prisoner
                  take prisoners
                  After a bloody battle, they were able to take the city.
          9. v.    To catch or get possession of (fish or game).
                  took ten catfish in one afternoon
          11. v.    (transitive, cricket) To catch the ball; especially as a wicket-keeper and after the batsman has missed or edged it.
          12. v.    To appropriate or transfer into one's own possession, sometimes by physically carrying off.
                  Billy took her pencil.
          14. v.    To exact.
                  take a toll
                  take revenge
          17. v.    To capture or win (a piece or trick) in a game.
                  took the next two tricks
                  took Smith's rook
          20. v. To receive or accept (something) (especially something given or bestowed, awarded, etc).
                took third place
                took bribes
                The camera takes 35mm film.
          24. v.    To receive or accept (something) as payment or compensation.
                  The store doesn't take checks.
                  She wouldn't take any money for her help.
                  Do you take credit?
                  The vending machine only takes bills, it doesn't take coins.
          29. v.    To accept and follow (advice, etc).
                  take my advice
          31. v.    To receive into some relationship.
                  take a wife
                  The school only takes new students in the fall.
                  The therapist wouldn't take him as a client.
          35. v.    (transitive, intransitive, legal) To receive or acquire (property) by law (e.g. as an heir).
          36. v.   * 1832, Lodge v Simonton, in Reports of Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, page 442:
          37. v.   *: There was no intestacy, and they did not take under the will as heirs, (...)
          38. v.   * 1913, Conrad v Conrad et al (Court of Appeals of Kentucky, Feb. 25, 1913), in The Southwestern Reporter, volumes 153-154, page 741:
          39. v.   *: The only interest they have in the land arises under the will of E. J. Turnham, under which they take one half of the land.
          40. v. To remove.
                take two eggs from the carton
          42. v.    To remove or end by death; to kill.
                  The earthquake took many lives.
                  The plague took rich and poor alike.
                  Cancer took her life.
                  He took his life last night.
          47. v.    To subtract.
                  take one from three and you are left with two
          49. v. To have sex with.
          50. v. To defeat (someone or something) in a fight.
                Don't try to take that guy. He's bigger than you.
                The woman guarding us looks like a professional, but I can take her!
          53. v. To grasp or grip.
                He took her hand in his.
          55. v. To select or choose; to pick.
                Take whichever bag you like.
                She took the best men with her and left the rest to garrison the city.
                I'll take the blue plates.
                I'll take two sugars in my coffee, please.
          60. v. To adopt (select) as one's own.
                She took his side in every argument.
                take a stand on the important issues
          63. v. To carry or lead (something or someone).
                She took her sword with her everywhere she went.
                I'll take the plate with me.
          66. v.    (transitive, especially of a vehicle) To transport or carry; to convey to another place.
                  The next bus will take you to Metz.
                  I took him for a ride
                  I took him down to London.
          70. v.    (transitive, of a, path, road, etc) To lead (to a place); to serve as a means of reaching.
                  These stairs take you down to the basement.
                  Stone Street took us right past the store.
          73. v.    To pass (or attempt to pass) through or around.
                  She took the steps two or three at a time/
                  He took the curve / corner too fast.
                  The pony took every hedge and fence in its path.
          77. v.    To escort or conduct (a person).
                  He took her to lunch at the new restaurant, took her to the movies, and then took her home.
          79. v.   * 2002(?), J. R. R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
          80. v.   *: They're taking the Hobbits to Isengard!
          81. v.    (reflexive) To go.
          82. v.   * 2007, Edwin Mullins, The Popes of Avignon, Blue Bridge, 2008, page 59:
          83. v.   *: Nicholas then took himself to Avignon where in August 1330 he formally renounced his claim to the papacy.
          84. v. To use as a means of transportation.
                take the ferry
                I took a plane.
                He took the bus to London, and then took a train to Manchester.
                He's 96 but he still takes the stairs.
          89. v. (obsolete) To visit; to include in a course of travel.
          90. v. To obtain for use by payment or lease.
                She took a condo at the beach for the summer.
                He took a full-page ad in the Times.
          93. v.    To obtain or receive regularly by (paid) subscription.
                  They took two magazines.
                  I used to take The Sunday Times.
          96. v. To consume.
          97. v.    To receive (medicine) into one's body, e.g. by inhalation or swallowing; to ingest.
                  take two of these and call me in the morning
                  take the blue pill
                  I take aspirin every day to thin my blood.
me
     1. pron. As the direct object of a verb.
           Can you hear me?
     3. pron. (obsolete) Myself; as a reflexive direct object of a verb.
     4. pron. As the object of a preposition.
           Come with me.
     6. pron. As the indirect object of a verb.
           He gave me this.
     8. pron. (US, colloquial) Myself; as a reflexive indirect object of a verb; the ethical dative.
     9. pron. (colloquial) As the complement of the copula (“be” or “is”).
           It wasn't me.
     11. pron. (Australia, British, New Zealand, colloquial) My; preceding a noun, marking ownership.
     12. pron. (colloquial, with and) As the subject of a verb.
           Me and my friends played a game.
     14. pron. (nonstandard, not with and) As the subject of a verb.
     15. det. (_) alternative form of my
four
     1. num. (cardinal) A numerical value equal to 4; the number after three and before five; two plus two. This many dots (••••)
           There are four seasons: winter, spring, summer and autumn.
     3. num. Describing a set or group with four components.
     4. n. The digit or figure 4; an occurrence thereof.
     5. n. Anything measuring four units, as length.
           Do you have any more fours? I want to make this a little taller.
     7. n. A person who is four years old.
           I'll take the threes, fours and fives and go to the playground.
     9. n. (cricket, ) An event whereby a batsman hits a ball which bounces on the ground before passing over a boundary in the air, resulting in an award of 4 runs for the batting team. If the ball doe
     10. n. (basketball, ) A power forward.
     11. n. (rowing) Quadruple sculls.
     12. n. (obsolete) A four-pennyworth of spirits.
weeks
     1. n. plural of week
     week
          1. n. Any period of seven consecutive days.
          2. n. A period of seven days beginning with Sunday or Monday.
          3. n. A period of five days beginning with Monday.
          4. n. A subdivision of the month into longer periods of work days punctuated by shorter weekend periods of days for markets, rest, or religious observation such as a sabbath.
                A 4-day week consists of Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.
          6. n. Seven days after (sometimes before) a specified date.
                I'll see you Thursday week.
including
     1. prep. Such as, among which; introducing one or more parts of the group or topic just mentioned.
           All you have to do is to fill in the details, including your name and address and the amount you wish to give.
     3. prep.    (rare, nonstandard) Introducing a finite clause.
     4. prep.   * 2006 March 27, John Whiting (of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC), transcribed in The 2006 Budget: Fourth Report of United Kingdom House of Commons Treasury Committee Session 2005-06, Volume I
     5. prep.   *: I have always argued that it is one that deserves a thorough-going policy review, which might come to all sorts of conclusions, including it is doing what the Government of the day want
     6. v. present participle of include
     include
          1. v. To bring into a group, class, set, or total as a (new) part or member.
                I will purchase the vacation package if you will include car rental.
          3. v. To contain, as parts of a whole; to comprehend.
                The vacation package includes car rental.
                Does this volume of Shakespeare include his sonnets?
                I was included in the invitation to the family gathering.
                up to and including page twenty-five
          8. v. (obsolete) To enclose, confine.
          9. v. (obsolete) To conclude; to terminate.
          10. v. (programming) To use a directive that allows the use of source code from another file.
                You have to include the strings library to use this function.
          12. n. (programming) A piece of source code or other content that is dynamically retrieved for inclusion in another item.
a
     1. n. The name of the Latin script letter A/a.
     2. art. One; any indefinite example of; used to denote a singular item of a group.
           There was a man here looking for you yesterday.
     4. art. Used in conjunction with the adjectives score, dozen, hundred, thousand, and million, as a function word.
           I've seen it happen a hundred times.
     6. art. One certain or particular; any single.
           We've received an interesting letter from a Mrs. Miggins of London.
     8. art. The same; one.
           We are of a mind on matters of morals.
     10. art. Any, every; used before a noun which has become modified to limit its scope;
           A man who dies intestate leaves his children troubles and difficulties.
           He fell all that way, and hasn't a bump on his head?
     13. art. Used before plural nouns modified by few, good many, couple, great many, etc.
     14. art. Someone or something like; similar to; Used before a proper noun to create an example out of it.
           The center of the village was becoming a Times Square.
     16. prep. (archaic) To do with position or direction; In, on, at, by, towards, onto.
           Stand a tiptoe.
     18. prep. To do with separation; In, into.
           Torn a pieces.
     20. prep. To do with time; Each, per, in, on, by.
           I brush my teeth twice a day.
     22. prep. (obsolete) To do with method; In, with.
     23. prep. (obsolete) To do with role or capacity; In.
           A God’s name.
     25. prep. To do with status; In.
     26. prep. (archaic) To do with process, with a passive verb; In the course of, experiencing.
     27. prep. (archaic) To do with an action, an active verb; Engaged in.
     28. prep. (archaic) To do with an action/movement; To, into.
     29. v. (archaic or slang) Have.
           I'd a come, if you'd a asked.
     31. pron. (obsolete, outside, England, and, Scotland dialects) He.
     32. interj. A meaningless syllable; ah.
     33. prep. (archaic, slang) Of.
           The name of John a Gaunt.
     35. adv. (chiefly Scotland) All.
     36. adj. (chiefly Scotland) All.
week
     1. n. Any period of seven consecutive days.
     2. n. A period of seven days beginning with Sunday or Monday.
     3. n. A period of five days beginning with Monday.
     4. n. A subdivision of the month into longer periods of work days punctuated by shorter weekend periods of days for markets, rest, or religious observation such as a sabbath.
           A 4-day week consists of Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.
     6. n. Seven days after (sometimes before) a specified date.
           I'll see you Thursday week.
to
     1. part. (en-part)
     2. part. A particle used for marking the following verb as an infinitive.
           I want to leave.
           He asked me what to do.
           I don’t know how to say it.
           I have places to go and people to see.
     7. part. As above, with the verb implied.
           Did you visit the museum? I wanted to, but it was closed..
           If he hasn't read it yet, he ought to.
     10. part. A particle used to create phrasal or prepositional verbs.
           I have to do laundry today.
           She looks to him for guidance.
     13. prep. Indicating destination: In the direction of, and arriving at.
           We are walking to the shop.
     15. prep. Used to indicate purpose.
           He devoted himself to education.
           They drank to his health.
     18. prep. Indicating a relationship between an adjective and an infinitive.
           The log was heavy to lift.
           I chose to change my mind.
     21. prep. Used to indicate result of action.
           His face was beaten to a pulp.
     23. prep. Used after an adjective to indicate its application.
           similar to ..., relevant to ..., pertinent to ..., I was nice to him, he was cruel to her, I am used to walking.
     25. prep. (obsolete,) As a.
           With God to friend (with God as a friend);   with The Devil to fiend (with the Devil as a foe);   lambs slaughtered to lake (lambs slaughtered as a sacrifice);   t
     27. prep. (arithmetic) Used to indicate ratios; in informal use the ratios are not reduced to smallest terms.
           one to one = 1:1
           ten to one = 10:1.
     30. prep. (arithmetic) Used to indicate that the preceding term is to be raised to the power of the following value; indicates exponentiation.
           Three squared or three to the second power is nine.
           Three to the power of two is nine.
           Three to the second is nine.
     34. prep. Used to indicate the indirect object.
           I gave the book to him.
     36. prep. (time) Preceding.
           ten to ten = 9:50; We're going to leave at ten to (the hour).
     38. prep. (Canada, UK, Newfoundland, West Midlands) At.
           Stay where you're to and I'll come find you, b'y.
     40. adv. Toward a closed, touching or engaging position.
           Please push the door to.
     42. adv. (nautical) Into the wind.
     43. adv. (misspelling of too)
revise
     1. v. (obsolete) To look at again, to reflect on.
     2. v. To review, alter and amend, especially of written material.
           This statute should be revised.
     4. v. (Australia) To look over again (something previously written or learned), especially in preparation for an examination.
           I should be revising for my exam in a few days.
     6. n. A review or a revision.
     7. n. (printing) A second proof sheet; a proof sheet taken after the first or a subsequent correction.
the
     1. art. Definite grammatical article that implies necessarily that an entity it articulates is presupposed; something already mentioned, or completely specified later in that same sentence, or assumed already
           I’m reading the book. (Compare I’m reading a book.)
           The street in front of your house. (Compare A street in Paris.)
           The men and women watched the man give the birdseed to the bird.
     5. art.    Used before a noun modified by a restrictive relative clause, indicating that the noun refers to a single referent defined by the relative clause.
     6. art.   : The street that runs through my hometown.
     7. art. Used before an object considered to be unique, or of which there is only one at a time.
           No one knows how many galaxies there are in the universe.
           God save the Queen!
     10. art. Used before a superlative or an ordinal number modifying a noun, to indicate that the noun refers to a single item.
           That was the best apple pie ever.
     12. art.    Added to a superlative or an ordinal number to make it into a substantive.
     13. art.   : That apple pie was the best.
     14. art. Introducing a singular term to be taken generically: preceding a name of something standing for a whole class.
     15. art. Used before an adjective, indicating all things (especially persons) described by that adjective.
           Feed the hungry, clothe the naked, comfort the afflicted, and afflict the comfortable.
     17. art. Used to indicate a certain example of (a noun) which is usually of most concern or most common or familiar.
           No one in the whole country had seen it before.
           I don't think I'll get to it until the morning.
     20. art. Used before a body part (especially of someone previously mentioned), as an alternative to a possessive pronoun.
           A stone hit him on the head. (= “A stone hit him on his head.”)
     22. art. When stressed, indicates that it describes an object which is considered to be best or exclusively worthy of attention.
           That is the hospital to go to for heart surgery.
     24. adv. 1=With a comparative or and a verb phrase, establishes a parallel with one or more other such comparatives.
           The hotter the better.
           The more I think about it, the weaker it looks.
           The more money donated, the more books purchased, and the more happy children.
           It looks weaker and weaker, the more I think about it.
     29. adv. 1=With a comparative, and often with.
           It was a difficult time, but I’m the wiser for it.
           It was a difficult time, and I’m none the wiser for it.
           I'm much the wiser for having had a difficult time like that.
first
     1. adj. Preceding all others of a series or kind; the ordinal of one; earliest.
           The first day of September 2013 was a Sunday.
           I was the first runner to reach the finish line, and won the race.
     4. adj. Most eminent or exalted; most excellent; chief; highest.
           Demosthenes was the first orator of Greece.
     6. adv. Before anything else; firstly.
           Clean the sink first, before you even think of starting to cook.
     8. n. The person or thing in the first position.
           He was the first to complete the course.
     10. n. The first gear of an engine.
     11. n. Something that has never happened before; a new occurrence.
           This is a first. For once he has nothing to say.
     13. n. (, baseball) first base
           There was a close play at first.
     15. n. (, British, colloquial) A first-class honours degree.
     16. n. (, colloquial) A first-edition copy of some publication.
     17. n. A fraction of an integer ending in one.
           one forty-first of the estate
     19. n. (obsolete) Time; time granted; respite.
writer
     1. n. A person who writes, or produces literary work.
           Has your girlfriend written you a letter yet? She’s quite a writer!
     3. n. (historical) A clerk of a certain rank in the service of the East India Company, who, after serving a certain number of years, became a factor.
     4. n. Anything that writes or produces output.
draft
     1. n. (possibly, archaic) The action or an act (especially of a beast of burden or vehicle) of pulling something along or back.
           using oxen for draft   shot forth an arrow with a mighty draft
     3. n. (possibly, archaic) The act of drawing in a net for fish.
     4. n. (possibly, archaic) That which is drawn in; a catch, a haul.
     5. n. An early version of a written work (such as a book or e-mail) or drawing; a preliminary sketch or outline.
           I have to revise the first draft of my term paper.
           His first drafts were better than most authors' final products.
     8. n. (nautical) Depth of water needed to float a ship; depth below the water line to the bottom of a vessel's hull; depth of water drawn by a vessel.
     9. n. A current of air, usually coming into a room or vehicle.
     10. n. Draw through a flue of gasses (smoke) resulting from a combustion process.
     11. n. An amount of liquid (such as water, alcohol, or medicine) that is drunk in one swallow.
           She took a deep draft from the bottle of water.
     13. n. Beer drawn from a cask or keg rather than a bottle or can.
     14. n. A cheque, an order for money to be paid.
     15. n. Conscription, the system of forcing people to serve in the military.
           He left the country to avoid the draft.
     17. n. (politics) A system of forcing or convincing people to take an elected position.
     18. n. (sports) A system of assigning rookie players to professional sports teams.
     19. n. (rail transport) The pulling force (tension) on couplers and draft gear during a slack stretched condition.
     20. n. The bevel given to the pattern for a casting, so that it can be drawn from the sand without damaging the mould.
     21. v. To write a first version, make a preliminary sketch.
     22. v. To draw in outline; to make a draught, sketch, or plan of, as in architectural and mechanical drawing.
     23. v. To write a law.
     24. v. To conscript a person, force a person to serve in some capacity, especially in the military.
           He was drafted during the Vietnam War.   There was a campaign to draft Smith to run for President.
           They drafted me to be the chairperson of the new committee.
     27. v. To select and separate an animal or animals from a group.
           The calves were drafted from the cows.
     29. v. (transitive, sports) To select a rookie player onto a professional sports team.
           After his last year of college football, he was drafted by the Miami Dolphins.
     31. v. (intransitive) To follow very closely behind another vehicle, thereby providing an aerodynamic advantage to both lead and follower, thereby conserving energy or increasing speed.
     32. v. To draw out; to call forth.
     33. v. To draw fibers out of a clump, for spinning in the production of yarn.
     34. adj. (not comparable) Referring to drinks on tap, in contrast to bottled.
           I'd rather have a fresh, cheap draft beer.
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