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     1. contraction. I will
     2. contraction. I shall
I'll come
I'll just finish up this end
          1. pron. The speaker or writer, referred to as the grammatical subject, of a sentence.
                  (audio, Here I am, sir.ogg, Audio)
          2. pron. (nonstandard, hypercorrection) The speaker or writer, referred to as the grammatical object, of a sentence.
          3. n. (metaphysics) The ego.
          4. n. (US, roadway) Interstate.
          5. n. (grammar) (abbreviation of instrumental case)
          1. v. (rare, transitive) To wish, desire (something).
                Do what you will.
          2. v. (rare, intransitive) To wish or desire (that something happen); to intend (that).
          3. v. (auxiliary) To habitually do (a given action).
          4. v. (auxiliary) To choose to (do something), used to express intention but without any temporal connotations (+ bare infinitive).
          5. v. (auxiliary) Used to express the future tense, sometimes with some implication of volition when used in the first person. Compare shall.
          6. v. (auxiliary) To be able to, to have the capacity to.
                Unfortunately, only one of these gloves will actually fit over my hand.
          7. n. One's independent faculty of choice; the ability to be able to exercise one's choice or intention.
                Of course, man's will is often regulated by his reason.
          8. n. One's intention or decision; someone's orders or commands.
                Eventually I submitted to my parents' will.
          9. n. The act of choosing to do something; a person’s conscious intent or volition.
                Most creatures have a will to live.
          10. n. (law) A formal declaration of one's intent concerning the disposal of one's property and holdings after death; the legal document stating such wishes.
          11. n. (archaic) That which is desired; one's wish.
          12. n. (archaic) Desire, longing. (Now generally merged with later senses.)
                He felt a great will to make a pilgrimage to the Holy Land.
          13. v. (archaic) To wish, desire.
          14. v. (transitive, intransitive) To instruct (that something be done) in one's will.
          15. v. To try to make (something) happen by using one's will (intention).
                All the fans were willing their team to win the game.
          16. v. To bequeath (something) to someone in one's will (legal document).
                He willed his stamp collection to the local museum.
     1. n. A wager, an agreement between two parties that a stake (usually money) will be paid by the loser to the winner (the winner being the one who correctly forecast the outcome of an event).
           Dylan owes Fletcher $30 from an unsuccessful bet.
     2. n. A degree of certainty.
           It’s a safe bet that it will rain tomorrow.
           It’s an even bet that Jim will come top of the maths test tomorrow.
     3. v. To stake or pledge upon the outcome of an event; to wager.
     4. v. To be sure of something; to be able to count on something.
           You bet!
     5. v. (poker) To place money into the pot in order to require others do the same, usually only used for the first person to place money in the pot on each round.
     6. n. alternative form of beth
     7. prep. (knitting) between
because of a dispute about a bet
     1. contraction. she is
     2. contraction. she has
          1. pron. (personal) The female person or animal previously mentioned or implied.
                I asked Mary, but she said that she didn’t know.
          2. pron. (personal, sometimes affectionate) A ship or boat.
                She could do forty knots in good weather.
                She is a beautiful boat, isn’t she?
          3. pron. (personal, affectionate) Another machine (besides a ship), such as a car.
                She only gets thirty miles to the gallon on the highway, but she’s durable.
          4. pron. (personal, dated) A country.
                She is a poor place, but has beautiful scenery and friendly people.
          5. pron. (personal) A person whose gender is unknown or irrelevant (used in a work, along with or in place of he, as an indefinite pronoun).
          6. n. A female.
                Pat is definitely a she.
          1. v. third-person singular present indicative of be
                He is a doctor. He retired some time ago.
                Should he do the task, it is vital that you follow him.
          2. n. plural of i
                remember to dot your is
     1. adv. (literal) In a way or manner that is real, not unreal.
     2. adv. (modal) Actually; in fact; in reality.
           "He really is a true friend." / "Really? What makes you so sure?".
     3. adv. (informal, as an intensifier) Very (modifying an adjective); very much (modifying a verb).
           But ma, I really, really want to go to the show!
     4. interj. Indicating surprise at, or requesting confirmation of, some new information; to express skepticism.
           A: He won the Nobel Prize yesterday.
           B: Really?
     5. interj. (colloquial, sarcastic, typically exaggerated question.) Indicating that what was just said was obvious and unnecessary; contrived incredulity
           A: I've just been reading Shakespeare - he's one of the best authors like, ever!
           B: Really.
     6. interj. (colloquial, chiefly US) Indicating affirmation, agreement.
           A: That girl talks about herself way too much.
           B: Really. She's a nightmare.
     7. interj. Indicating displeasure at another person's behaviour or statement.
           Well, really! How rude.
     8. v. Alternative form of re-ally
not really think
oh, I never really believed that preposterous theory for one moment
     1. v. (intransitive) To hurt or sting.
           After being hit with a pitch, the batter exclaimed "Ouch, my arm smarts!".
     2. v. To cause a smart or sting in.
     3. v. (intransitive) To feel a pungent pain of mind; to feel sharp pain or grief; to suffer; to feel the sting of evil.
     4. adj. Exhibiting social ability or cleverness.
     5. adj. (informal) Exhibiting intellectual knowledge, such as that found in books.
     6. adj. (often, in combination) Equipped with digital/computer technology.
           smart bomb, smart car
           smartcard, smartphone
     7. adj. Good-looking.
           a smart outfit
     8. adj. Cleverly shrewd and humorous in a way that may be rude and disrespectful.
           He became tired of his daughter's sarcasm and smart remarks.
           Don't get smart with me!
     9. adj. Sudden and intense.
     10. adj. Causing sharp pain; stinging.
     11. adj. Sharp; keen; poignant.
           a smart pain
     12. adj. (US, Southern dated) Intense in feeling; painful. Used usually with the adverb intensifier right.
           He raised his voice, and it hurt her feelings right smart.
           That cast on his leg chaffs him right smart.
     13. adj. (archaic) Efficient; vigorous; brilliant.
     14. adj. (archaic) Pretentious; showy; spruce.
           a smart gown
     15. adj. (archaic) Brisk; fresh.
           a smart breeze
     16. n. A sharp, quick, lively pain; a sting.
     17. n. Mental pain or suffering; grief; affliction.
     18. n. Smart-money.
     19. n. (slang) A dandy; one who is smart in dress; one who is brisk, vivacious, or clever.
     1. conj. As a coordinating conjunction; expressing two elements to be taken together or in addition to each other.
     2. conj.          Used simply to connect two noun phrases, adjectives or adverbs.
     3. conj.          Simply connecting two clauses or sentences.
     4. conj.          Introducing a clause or sentence which follows on in time or consequence from the first.
     5. conj.          (obsolete) Yet; but.
     6. conj.          Used to connect certain numbers: connecting units when they precede tens (not dated); connecting tens and units to hundreds, thousands etc. (now often
     7. conj.          (now colloquial, or literary) Used to connect more than two elements together in a chain, sometimes to stress the number of elements.
     8. conj.          Connecting two identical elements, with implications of continued or infinite repetition.
     9. conj.          Introducing a parenthetical or explanatory clause.
     10. conj.          Introducing the continuation of narration from a previous understood point; also used alone as a question: ‘and so what?’.
     11. conj.          (now regional or somewhat colloquial) Used to connect two verbs where the second is dependent on the first: ‘to’. Used especially after come,
     12. conj.          Introducing a qualitative difference between things having the same name; "as well as other".
     13. conj.          Used to combine numbers in addition; plus (with singular or plural verb).
     14. conj. Expressing a condition.:
     15. conj.          (now US dialect) If; provided that.
     16. conj.          (obsolete) As if, as though.
     17. n. (enm, music, often informal) In rhythm, the second half of a divided beat.
     18. n. (UK dialectal) Breath.
     19. n. (UK dialectal) Sea smoke; steam fog.
     20. v. (UK dialectal, intransitive) To breathe; whisper; devise; imagine.
and thin
and above all
     1. adv. In all likelihood.
and it would probably have died of exposure
     1. adj. True, real, actual.
           The fierce hatred of a very woman.  The very blood and bone of our grammar.  He tried his very best.
     2. adj. The same; identical.
           He proposed marriage in the same restaurant, at the very table where they first met.  That's the very tool that I need.
     3. adj. With limiting effect: mere.
     4. adv. To a great extent or degree; extremely; exceedingly.
           You’re drinking very slowly.
           That dress is very you.
     5. adv. True, truly.
     6. adv. (with superlatives) (ngd, Used to firmly establish that nothing else surpasses in some respect.)
           He was the very best runner there.
very well
a very dull old woman
     1. adj. Having, exhibiting or motivated by no concern for oneself but for others; unselfish.
           In a selfless act of gratitude for saving his mother's life, Peter committed to giving money to his local breast cancer charity each year for the rest of his life.
Dictionary entries from Wiktionary