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that's
     1. contraction. That is.
           That’s the book I've been looking for.
     2. contraction. That has.
           I’ve managed to find the solution to the problem that's been bugging me all day.
     3. contraction. That was.
     4. contraction. That does.
     5. pron. (rare, nonstandard) Whose, of which.
     that
          1. conj. Introducing a clause which is the subject or object of a verb (such as one involving reported speech), or which is a complement to a previous statement.
                He told me that the book is a good read.
                I believe that it is true. — She is convinced that he is British.
          2. conj. Introducing a subordinate clause expressing a reason or cause: because, in that.
                Be glad that you have enough to eat.
          3. conj. (now, uncommon) Introducing a subordinate clause that expresses an aim, purpose(,) or goal (final), and usually contains the auxiliaries may, might, or should: so, so that.
          4. conj. Introducing — especially, but not exclusively, with an antecedent like so or such — a subordinate clause expressing a result, consequence(,) or effect.
                The noise was so loud that she woke up.
                The problem was sufficiently important that it had to be addressed.
          5. conj. (archaic or poetic) Introducing a premise or supposition for consideration: seeing as; inasmuch as; given that; as would appear from the fact that.
          6. conj. Introducing a subordinate clause modifying an adverb.
                Was John there? — Not that I saw.
                How often did she visit him? — Twice that I saw.
          7. conj. Introducing an exclamation expressing a desire or wish.
          8. conj. Introducing an exclamation expressing a strong emotion such as sadness or surprise.
          9. det. The (thing, person, idea, etc) indicated or understood from context, especially if more remote physically, temporally or mentally than one designated as this, or if expressing distinction.
                That book is a good read. This one isn't.
                That battle was in 1450.
                That cat of yours is evil.
          10. pron. (demonstrative) The thing, person, idea, quality, event, action(,) or time indicated or understood from context, especially if more remote geographically, temporally or mentally than one designated as
                He went home, and after that I never saw him again.
          11. pron. The known (thing); (used to refer to something just said).
                They're getting divorced. What do you think about that?
          12. pron. (demonstrative) The aforementioned quality; used together with a verb and pronoun to emphatically repeat a previous statement.
                The water is so cold! — That it is.
          13. pron. (relative) (plural that) Which, who; (representing a subject, direct object, indirect object, or object of a preposition).
                The CPR course that she took really came in handy.
                The house that he lived in was old and dilapidated.
          14. pron. (colloquial) (Used in place of relative adverbs such as where or when; often omitted.)
                the place that = where or to which I went last year
                the last time that = when I went to Europe
          15. adv. (degree) To a given extent or degree.
                The ribbon was that thin. I disagree, I say it was not that thin, it was thicker... or maybe thinner....
          16. adv. (degree) To a great extent or degree; very, particularly (in negative constructions).
                I'm just not that sick.
                I did the run last year, and it wasn't that difficult.
          17. adv. (obsolete, outside, dialects) To such an extent; so. (in positive constructions).
                Ooh, I was that happy I nearly kissed her.
          18. n. (philosophy) Something being indicated that is there; one of those.
     is
          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
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.
     2. 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.
           The street that runs through my hometown.
     3. 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!
     4. 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.
     5. art. Added to a superlative or an ordinal number to make it into a substantive.
           That apple pie was the best.
     6. art. Introducing a singular term to be taken generically: preceding a name of something standing for a whole class.
     7. 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.
     8. 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.
     9. 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.”)
     10. 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.
     11. 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.
     12. 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.
by the window
her hand on the knob
oldest
     1. adj. (en-superlative of old)
     2. n. The oldest child in a family, or individual in a group.
pedigree
     1. n. A chart, list, or record of ancestors, to show breeding, especially distinguished breeding.
     2. n. A person's ancestral history; ancestry, lineage.
     3. n. Good breeding or ancestry.
     4. n. The history or provenance of an idea, custom etc.
     5. n. The ancestry of a domesticated animal, especially a dog or horse.
     6. adj. Having a pedigree.
     7. adj. Purebred.
     8. v. To determine the pedigree of (an animal).
in
     1. prep. Used to indicate location, inclusion, or position within spatial, temporal or other limits
     2. prep. Contained by.
           The dog is in the kennel.
     3. prep. Within.
     4. prep. Surrounded by.
           We are in the enemy camp.   Her plane is in the air.
     5. prep. Part of; a member of.
           One in a million.
     6. prep. Pertaining to (that particular thing).
           He has passed in English.
     7. prep. At the end of a period of time.
           They said they would call us in a week.
     8. prep. Within a certain elapsed time
           Are you able to finish this in three hours?   The massacre resulted in over 1000 deaths in three hours.
     9. prep. During (said of periods of time).
           in the first week of December;  Easter falls in the fourth lunar month;   The country reached a high level of prosperity in his first term.
     10. prep. (grammar, phonetics, of sounds and letters) Coming at the end of a word.
           English nouns in -ce form their plurals in -s.
     11. prep. Into.
           Less water gets in your boots this way.
     12. prep. used to indicate limit, qualification, condition, or circumstance
           In replacing the faucet washers, he felt he was making his contribution to the environment.
     13. prep. Indicating an order or arrangement.
           My fat rolls around in folds.
     14. prep. Denoting a state of the subject.
           He stalked away in anger.   John is in a coma.
     15. prep. Indicates, connotatively, a place-like form of someone's (or something's) personality, as his, her or its psychic and physical characteristics.
           You've got a friend in me.   He's met his match in her.
     16. prep. Wearing (an item of clothing).
           I glanced over at the pretty girl in the red dress.
     17. prep. used to indicate means, medium, format, genre, or instrumentality
     18. prep. (of something offered or given in an exchange) In the form of, in the denomination of.
           Please pay me in cash — preferably in tens and twenties.
           The deposit can be in any legal tender, even in gold.
           Her generosity was rewarded in the success of its recipients.
     19. prep. used to indicate medium, format, or genre
     20. prep. # Indicates a language, script, tone(,) etc. of a text, speech, etc.
      #     Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 in C minor is among his most popular.   His speech was in French, but was simultaneously translated into eight languages.
     21. prep. # Indicates a language, script, tone(,) etc. of writing, speaking, etc.
      #     When you write in cursive, it's illegible.   He spoke in French, but his speech was simultaneously translated into eight languages.
     22. v. (obsolete, transitive) To enclose.
     23. v. (obsolete, transitive) To take in; to harvest.
     24. adv. (not comparable) Located indoors, especially at home or the office, or inside something.
           Is Mr. Smith in?
     25. adv. Moving to the interior of a defined space, such as a building or room.
           Suddenly a strange man walked in.
     26. adv. (sports) Still eligible to play, e.g. able to bat in cricket and baseball.
           He went for the wild toss but wasn't able to stay in.
     27. adv. (UK) Abbreviation of in aid of.
           What's that in?
     28. adv. After the beginning of something.
     29. n. A position of power or a way to get it.
           His parents got him an in with the company
     30. n. (sport) The state of a batter/batsman who is currently batting – see innings
     31. n. A re-entrant angle; a nook or corner.
     32. adj. In fashion; popular.
           Skirts are in this year.
     33. adj. Incoming.
           the in train
     34. adj. (nautical, of the sails of a vessel) Furled or stowed.
     35. adj. (legal) With privilege or possession; used to denote a holding, possession, or seisin.
           in by descent; in by purchase; in of the seisin of her husband
     36. adj. (cricket) Currently batting.
     37. n. Inch.
started in
the detective gave in
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.
     2. 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.
           The street that runs through my hometown.
     3. 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!
     4. 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.
     5. art. Added to a superlative or an ordinal number to make it into a substantive.
           That apple pie was the best.
     6. art. Introducing a singular term to be taken generically: preceding a name of something standing for a whole class.
     7. 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.
     8. 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.
     9. 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.”)
     10. 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.
     11. 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.
     12. 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.
the door closed
did you see the snake
world
     1. n. (with the) Human collective existence; existence in general.
           There will always be lovers, till the world’s end.
     2. n. The Universe.
     3. n. (un, with the) The Earth.
           People are dying of starvation all over the world.
     4. n. A planet, especially one which is inhabited or inhabitable.
           Our mission is to travel the galaxy and find new worlds.
     5. n. (by extension) Any other body, astronomical body which many be inhabitable, such as a satellite, natural satellite.
     6. n. A very large extent of country.
           the New World
     7. n. (fiction, speculation) A realm, such as planet, containing one or multiple society, societies of being, beings, specially intelligent ones.
           the world of Narnia; the Wizarding World of Harry Potter; a zombie world
     8. n. An individual or group perspective or social setting.
           In the world of boxing, good diet is all-important.
           Welcome to my world.
     9. n. (tarot) The twenty-second trump or major arcana card of the tarot.
     10. n. (informal) A great amount.
           Taking a break from work seems to have done her a world of good.
           You're going to be in a world of trouble when your family finds out.
           a world of difference; a world of embarrassment
     11. n. (archaic) Age, era
     12. v. To consider or cause to be considered from a global perspective; to consider as a global whole, rather than making or focussing on national or other distinctions; compare globalise.
had travelled all over the world
the fame of which had been carried to every corner of the world
in the world
     1. prep. Expletive used for emphasis, for example after an interrogative word.
           What in the world was that?
           Who in the world would want to do that?
     2. prep. Used for emphasis after a qualified noun.
           the happiest girl in the world
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