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     1. 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.
     2. 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.
     3. part. A particle used to create phrasal verbs.
           I have to do laundry today.
     4. prep. Indicating destination: In the direction of, and arriving at.
           We are walking to the shop.
     5. prep. Used to indicate purpose.
           He devoted himself to education.
           They drank to his health.
     6. prep. Used to indicate result of action.
           His face was beaten to a pulp.
     7. 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.
     8. 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
     9. prep. (arithmetic) Used to indicate a ratio or comparison.
           one to one = 1:1
           ten to one = 10:1.
           I have ten dollars to your four.
     10. 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.
     11. prep. Used to indicate the indirect object.
           I gave the book to him.
     12. prep. (time) Preceding.
           ten to ten = 9:50; We're going to leave at ten to (the hour).
     13. prep. Used to describe what something consists of or contains.
           Anyone could do this job; there's nothing to it.
           There's a lot of sense to what he says.
     14. prep. (Canada, UK, Newfoundland, West Midlands) At.
           Stay where you're to and I'll come find you, b'y.
     15. adv. Toward a closed, touching or engaging position.
           Please push the door to.
     16. adv. (nautical) Into the wind.
     17. adv. misspelling of too
she began to laugh;
I walked from there to here;
     1. v. To bring down the size, quantity, quality, value or intensity of something; to diminish, to lower, to impair.
           to reduce weight, speed, heat, expenses, price, personnel etc.
     2. v. (intransitive) To lose weight.
     3. v. To bring to an inferior rank; to degrade, to demote.
           to reduce a sergeant to the ranks
     4. v. To humble; to conquer; to subdue; to capture.
           to reduce a province or a fort
     5. v. To bring to an inferior state or condition.
           to reduce a city to ashes
     6. v. (transitive, cooking) To decrease the liquid content of food by boiling much of its water off.
     7. v. (transitive, chemistry) To add electrons / hydrogen or to remove oxygen.
     8. v. (transitive, metallurgy) To produce metal from ore by removing nonmetallic elements in a smelter.
     9. v. (transitive, mathematics) To simplify an equation or formula without changing its value.
     10. v. (transitive, computer science) To express the solution of a problem in terms of another (known) algorithm.
     11. v. (transitive, logic) To convert a syllogism to a clearer or simpler form
     12. v. (transitive, legal) To convert to written form (Usage note: this verb almost always take the phrase "to writing").
           It is important that all business contracts be reduced to writing.
     13. v. (transitive, medicine) To perform a reduction; to restore a fracture or dislocation to the correct alignment.
     14. v. (transitive, military) To reform a line or column from (a square).
     15. v. (transitive, obsolete) To translate (a book, document, etc.).
           a book reduced into English
     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.   She's in band and orchestra.
     6. prep.          Pertaining to; with regard to.
                   What grade did he get in English?
                   Military letters should be formal in tone, but not stilted.
     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 fi
     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 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.
                   When you write in cursive, it's illegible.
     20. v. (obsolete, transitive) To enclose.
     21. v. (obsolete, transitive) To take in; to harvest.
     22. adv. (not comparable) Located indoors, especially at home or the office, or inside something.
           Is Mr. Smith in?
     23. adv. Moving to the interior of a defined space, such as a building or room.
           Suddenly a strange man walked in.
     24. 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.
     25. adv. (UK) Abbreviation of in aid of.
           What's that in?
     26. adv. After the beginning of something.
     27. n. A position of power or a way to get it.
           His parents got him an in with the company
     28. n. (sport) The state of a batter/batsman who is currently batting – see innings
     29. n. A re-entrant angle; a nook or corner.
     30. adj. In fashion; popular.
           Skirts are in this year.
     31. adj. Incoming.
           the in train
     32. adj. (nautical, of the sails of a vessel) Furled or stowed.
     33. 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
     34. adj. (cricket) Currently batting.
     35. n. Inch.
in a queer tone
he drew in his breath
     1. n. The state of being complex; intricacy; entanglement.
     2. n. That which is and renders complex; intricacy; complication.
     1. conj. Connects at least two alternative words, phrases, clauses, sentences, etc. each of which could make a passage true. In English, this is the "inclusive or." The "exclusive or" is formed by "either(...)
           In Ohio, anyone under the age of 18 who wants a tattoo or body piercing needs the consent of a parent or guardian.
           He might get cancer, or be hit by a bus, or God knows what.
     2. conj. (logic) An operator denoting the disjunction of two propositions or truth values. There are two forms, the inclusive or and the exclusive or.
     3. conj. Counts the elements before and after as two possibilities.
     4. conj. Otherwise (a consequence of the condition that the previous is false).
           It's raining! Come inside or you'll catch a cold!
     5. conj. Connects two equivalent names.
           The country Myanmar, or Burma
     6. n. (logic, electronics) alternative form of OR
     7. n. (tincture) The gold or yellow tincture on a coat of arms.
     8. adj. (tincture) Of gold or yellow tincture on a coat of arms.
     9. adv. (obsolete) Early (on).
     10. adv. (obsolete) Earlier, previously.
     11. prep. (now archaic, or dialect) Before; ere.
or to sit down
or sudden feeling
     1. v. To move something from one place to another, especially to take away.
           He removed the marbles from the bag.
     2. v.          (obsolete, formal) To replace a dish within a course.
     3. v. To murder.
     4. v. (cricket, transitive) To dismiss a batsman.
     5. v. To discard, set aside, especially something abstract (a thought, feeling, etc.).
     6. v. (intransitive, now rare) To depart, leave.
     7. v. (intransitive) To change one's residence; to move.
     8. v. To dismiss or discharge from office.
           The President removed many postmasters.
     9. n. The act of removing something.
     10. n. (archaic) Removing a dish at a meal in order to replace it with the next course, a dish thus replaced, or the replacement.
     11. n. (British) (at some public schools) A division of the school, especially the form prior to last
     12. n. A step or gradation (as in the phrase "at one remove")
     13. n. Distance in time or space; interval.
     14. n. (dated) The transfer of one's home or business to another place; a move.
     15. n. The act of resetting a horse's shoe.
     1. adj. Not needed or necessary.
           The automatic child-frightener made clowns unnecessary.
     2. adj. Done in addition to requirements; unrequired.
and not say unnecessary things
as if to keep him from saying unnecessary things
     1. n. plural of part
     2. n. (plural only) Intellectual ability or learning.
           He was a man of great parts but little virtue.
     3. n. (plural only, usually with “these”, colloquial) Vicinity, region.
     4. n. (plural only, euphemistic) The genitals, short for private parts.
     5. v. third-person singular present indicative of part
he had the name of being a joker in these parts
          1. n. A portion; a component.
          2. n.          A fraction of a whole.
                        Gaul is divided into three parts.
          3. n.          A distinct element of something larger.
                        The parts of a chainsaw include the chain, engine, and handle.
          4. n.          A group inside a larger group.
          5. n.          Share, especially of a profit.
                        I want my part of the bounty.
          6. n.          A unit of relative proportion in a mixture.
                        The mixture comprises one part sodium hydroxide and ten parts water.
          7. n.          3.5 centiliters of one ingredient in a mixed drink.
          8. n.          A section of a document.
                        Please turn to Part I, Chapter 2.
          9. n.          A section of land; an area of a country or other territory; region.
          10. n.          (math, dated) A factor.
                        3 is a part of 12.
          11. n.          (US) A room in a public building, especially a courtroom.
          12. n. Duty; responsibility.
                to do one’s part
          13. n.          Position or role (especially in a play).
                        We all have a part to play.
          14. n.          (music) The melody played or sung by a particular instrument, voice, or group of instruments or voices, within a polyphonic piece.
                        The first violin part in this concerto is very challenging.
          15. n.          Each of two contrasting sides of an argument, debate etc.; "hand".
          16. n. (US) The dividing line formed by combing the hair in different directions.
                The part of his hair was slightly to the left.
          17. n. (Judaism) In the Hebrew lunisolar calendar, a unit of time equivalent to 3⅓ seconds.
          18. n. A constituent of character or capacity; quality; faculty; talent; usually in the plural with a collective sense.
          19. v. (intransitive) To leave someone's company; (rare, poetic, literary) to go way; to die; to get rid of something, stop using it.
          20. v. To cut hair with a parting; shed.
          21. v. To divide in two.
                to part the curtains
          22. v. (intransitive) To be divided in two or separated; shed.
                A rope parts.  His hair parts in the middle.
          23. v. (transitive, now rare) To divide up; to share.
          24. v. (obsolete) To have a part or share; to partake.
          25. v. To separate or disunite; to remove from contact or contiguity; to sunder.
          26. v. (obsolete) To hold apart; to stand or intervene between.
          27. v. To separate by a process of extraction, elimination, or secretion.
                to part gold from silver
          28. v. (transitive, archaic) To leave; to quit.
          29. v. (transitive, internet) To leave (an IRC channel).
          30. adj. Fractional; partial.
                Fred was part owner of the car.
          31. adv. Partly; partially; fractionally.
                Part finished
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