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     1. prep. (obsolete, outside, Scotland) Outside of.
           Away but the hoose and tell me whae's there.
     3. prep. Without, apart from, except.
           Everyone but Father left early.
           I like everything but that.
     6. adv. Merely, only, just.
     7. adv. (Australian, conjunctive) Though, however.
           I'll have to go home early but.
     9. adv. (Used as an intensifier.)
           Nobody, but nobody, crosses me and gets away with it.
     11. conj. Except (for), excluding. Often preceded by a negation.
           Nobody answered the door when I knocked, so I had no choice but to leave.
     13. conj. On the contrary, but rather (introducing a word or clause that contrasts with or contradicts the preceding clause or sentence without the not).
           I am not rich but (I am) poor;  not John but Peter went there
     15. conj. However, although, nevertheless (implies that the following clause is contrary to prior belief or contrasts with or contradicts the preceding clause or sentence).
           She is very old but still attractive.
           You told me I could do that, but she said that I could not.
     18. conj. Except that (introducing a subordinate clause which qualifies a negative statement); also, with omission of the subject of the subordinate clause, acting as a negative relative, except one that, excep
           I cannot but feel offended.
     20. conj. (archaic) Without its also being the case that; unless that (introducing a necessary concomitant).
           It never rains but it pours.
     22. conj. (obsolete) Except with; unless with; without.
     23. conj. (obsolete) Only; solely; merely.
     24. conj. (obsolete) until
     25. n. An instance or example of using the word but.
           It has to be done – no ifs or buts.
     27. n. (Scotland) The outer room of a small two-room cottage.
     28. n. A limit; a boundary.
     29. n. The end; especially the larger or thicker end, or the blunt, in distinction from the sharp, end; the butt.
     30. v. (archaic) Use the word but.
           But me no buts.
     1. v. present participle of accord.
     2. adj. Agreeing; in agreement or harmony; harmonious.
           This according voice of national wisdom.
     4. adv. (obsolete) Accordingly; correspondingly.
     5. adv. Consistently (m, en, as); in a corresponding manner (now generally expressing accordance with two or more alternatives).
     6. adv. In accordance, in a manner consistent (m, en, to) (something).
          1. n. Agreement or concurrence of opinion, will, or action.
          2. n. A harmony in sound, pitch and tone; concord.
          3. n. Agreement or harmony of things in general.
                the accord of light and shade in painting
          5. n. (legal) An agreement between parties in controversy, by which satisfaction for an injury is stipulated, and which, when executed, prevents a lawsuit.
          6. n. (international law) An international agreement.
                The Geneva Accord of 1954 ended the French-Indochinese War.
          8. n. (obsolete) Assent
          9. n. Voluntary or spontaneous impulse to act.
                Nobody told me to do it. I did it of my own accord.
          11. v. To make to agree or correspond; to suit one thing to another; to adjust.
          12. v. To bring (people) to an agreement; to reconcile, settle, adjust or harmonize.
          13. v. (intransitive) To agree or correspond; to be in harmony.
          14. v. (intransitive) To agree in pitch and tone.
          15. v. (transitive, legal) To grant as suitable or proper; to concede or award.
          16. v. (intransitive, obsolete) To give consent.
          17. v. (intransitive, archaic) To arrive at an agreement.
     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)
according to
     1. prep. Based on what is said or stated by; on the authority of.
           According to the directions, the glue takes 24 hours to dry.
     3. prep. In a manner conforming or corresponding to; in proportion to.
     4. prep. Depending on.
     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.
to the
     1. Phrase. (mathematics) Short for to the ... power, or to the (power of) ...
           Two to the fourth equals sixteen.
             = Two to the fourth power equals sixteen.
             = Two to the four equals sixteen.
             = (Two to the power of four equals sixteen.)
           Ten to the fourth (10,000)
             =Ten to the four
           Ten to the minus four (1/10,000)
           Ten to the zero (1)
     10. Phrase. (slang) used in rap songs between the letters of a word being spelled
           J to the L-O
     1. n. (Internet) A collection of interlinked web pages on the World Wide Web that are typically accessible from the same base URL and reside on the same server.
     1. n. Something which has been transcribed; a writing or composition consisting of the same words as the original; a written copy.
     2. n. A copy of any kind; an imitation.
     3. n. A written version of what was said orally
           the transcript of a trial.
     5. n. (genetics) A sequence of RNA produced by transcription
     6. n. (education) An inventory of the courses taken and grades earned of a student alleged throughout a course.
     1. adj. Final, ultimate, coming after all others of its kind.
           “Eyes Wide Shut” was the last film to be directed by Stanley Kubrick.
     3. adj. Most recent, latest, last so far.
           The last time I saw him, he was married.
           I have received your note dated the 17th last, and am responding to say that....   (archaic, _, usage)
     6. adj. Farthest of all from a given quality, character, or condition; most unlikely, or least preferable.
           He is the last person to be accused of theft.
           The last person I want to meet is Helen.
           More rain is the last thing we need right now.
     10. adj. Being the only one remaining of its class.
           Japan is the last empire.
     12. adj. Supreme; highest in degree; utmost.
     13. adj. Lowest in rank or degree.
           the last prize
     15. det. The (one) immediately before the present.
           Last night the moon was full.
           We went there last year.
           Last Tuesday was Hallowe'en.
     19. det. (of a, day of the week) Closest to seven days (one week) ago.
           It's Wednesday, and the party was last Tuesday; that is, not yesterday, but eight days ago.
     21. adv. Most recently.
           When we last met, he was based in Toronto.
     23. adv. (sequence) after everything else; finally
           I'll go last.
           last but not least
     26. v. (transitive, obsolete) To perform, carry out.
     27. v. (intransitive) To endure, continue over time.
           Summer seems to last longer each year.
           They seem happy now, but that won't last long.
     30. v. (intransitive) To hold out, continue undefeated or entire.
           I don't know how much longer we can last without reinforcements.
     32. n. A tool for shaping or preserving the shape of shoes.
     33. v. To shape with a last; to fasten or fit to a last; to place smoothly on a last.
           to last a boot
     35. n. (obsolete) A burden; load; a cargo; freight.
     36. n. (obsolete) A measure of weight or quantity, varying in designation depending on the goods concerned.
     37. n. (obsolete) An old English (and Dutch) measure of the carrying capacity of a ship, equal to two tons.
     38. n. A load of some commodity with reference to its weight and commercial value.
     1. n. The fourth day of the week in many religious traditions, and the third day of the week in systems using the ISO 8601 norm; it follows Tuesday and precedes Thursday.
     2. adv. (US, Canada) on Wednesday
     1. pron. (honoraltcaps, his)
     2. det. Belonging to him.
     3. det. (dated) Belonging to a person of unspecified gender.
     4. det. (obsolete) Its; belonging to it. (Now only when implying personification.)
     5. det. (archaic) Used as a genitive marker in place of ’s after a noun, especially a masculine noun ending in -s, to express the possessive case.
           Ahab his mark for Ahab's mark.
     7. pron. That which belongs to him; the possessive case of he, used without a following noun.
           The decision was his to live with.
     9. pron. alternative spelling of His
     10. n. plural of hi
     1. n. A set of rules that govern how words are combined to form phrases and sentences.
     2. n. (computing, ) The formal rules of formulating the statements of a computer language.
     3. n. (linguistics) The study of the structure of phrases, sentences and language.
     1. v. first-person singular past of be.
     2. v. third-person singular past of be.
     3. v. (colloquial, nonstandard) second-person singular simple past tense indicative of be.
          1. v. (intransitive, now, literary) To exist; to have real existence.
          2. v. (with (m, en, there), or dialectally m, en, it), as glossary, dummy pronoun, dummy subject To exist.
                There is just one woman in town who can help us. (or, dialectally:) It is just one woman in town who can help us.
          4. v. (intransitive) To occupy a place.
                The cup is on the table.
          6. v. (intransitive) To occur, to take place.
                When will the meeting be?
          8. v. (intransitive, in perfect tenses, without predicate) elliptical form of be here, go to and return from or similar.
                The postman has been today, but my tickets have still not yet come.
                I have been to Spain many times.
                Moscow, huh? I've never been, but it sounds fascinating.
          12. v. (transitive, copulative) Used to indicate that the subject and object are the same.
                Knowledge is bliss.
                Hi, I’m Jim.
          15. v. (transitive, copulative, mathematics) Used to indicate that the values on either side of an equation are the same.
                3 times 5 is fifteen.
          17. v. (transitive, copulative) Used to indicate that the subject plays the role of the predicate nominal.
                François Mitterrand was president of France from 1981 to 1995.
          19. v. (transitive, copulative) Used to connect a noun to an adjective that describes it.
                The sky is blue.
          21. v. (transitive, copulative) Used to indicate that the subject has the qualities described by a noun or noun phrase.
                The sky is a deep blue today.
          23. v. (transitive, auxiliary) Used to form the passive voice.
                The dog was drowned by the boy.
          25. v. (transitive, auxiliary) Used to form the continuous forms of various tenses.
                The woman is walking.
                I shall be writing to you soon.
                We liked to chat while we were eating.
          29. v. (archaic, auxiliary) Used to form the perfect aspect with certain intransitive verbs, most of which indicate motion. Often still used for to go.
          30. v. (transitive, auxiliary) Used to form future tenses, especially the future periphrastic.
                I am to leave tomorrow.
                I would drive you, were I to obtain a car.
          33. v. (transitive, copulative) Used to link a subject to a measurement.
                This building is three hundred years old.
                I am 75 kilograms.
                He’s about 6 feet tall.
          37. v. (transitive, copulative, with a cardinal numeral) Used to state the age of a subject in years.
                I’m 20. (= I am 20 years old.)
          39. v. (with a (glossary, dummy pronoun, dummy subject) m, en, it) Used to indicate the time of day.
                It is almost eight. (= It is almost eight o’clock.)
                It’s 8:30 read eight-thirty in Tokyo.
                What time is it there? It’s night.
          43. v. (With (m, en, since)) Used to indicate passage of time since the occurrence of an event.
                It has been three years since my grandmother died. (similar to My grandmother died three years ago, but emphasizes the intervening period)
                It had been six days since his departure, when I received a letter from him.
          46. v. (often, impersonal, with (m, en, it) as a glossary, dummy pronoun, dummy subject) Used to indicate weather, air quality, or the like.
                It is hot in Arizona, but it is not usually humid.
                Why is it so dark in here?
          49. v. (dynamic/lexical be, especially in progressive tenses, conjugated non-suppletively in the present tense, see usage notes) To exist or behave in a certain way.
                What do we do? We be ourselves..
                Why is he being nice to me?
          52. v. (AAVE, Caribbean, auxiliary, not conjugated) To tend to do, often do; marks the habitual aspect.
     1. adj. Perfect, without faults, flaws or errors
           The only impeccable writers are those who never wrote. - William Hazlitt
           He grew up in Norway, but he writes impeccable English.
     4. adj. Incapable of wrongdoing or sin; immaculate
           It was easy for James V to imprison Lady Glamis, but actually convicting her was far more difficult; her character was impeccable and she was highly respected by all who knew her.
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