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1    of, belonging to, or associated in some way with them  
their finest hour, their own clothes, she tried to combat their mocking her     
2    belonging to or associated in some way with people in general not including the speaker or people addressed  
in many countries they wash their clothes in the river     
3    belonging to or associated in some way with an indefinite antecedent such as one, whoever, or anybody  
everyone should bring their own lunch     
     (C12: from Old Norse theira (genitive plural); see they, them)  
See at they  
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something that is top-down comes from the top of a hierarchy and is passed down to the lower ranking members
an urban photography trend consisting in taking the pics from the top (and usually the edge) of high buildings
The duck's nuts, the best, the top.
You say 'top that!' when you have achieved something and you want to challenge other people to do better
I know four celebrities - top that!
informal term used to describe the flab in the abdominal area rolling over tight clothes
from the resemblance with a muffin whose top exceeds the margins of the paper it is baked in
maximum; no more (or later) than; at the most
E.g.: You have to be back at 11 o'clock tops; The show lasted one hour tops
person who assists elderly people in their daily life
right granted to a general assembly to give an opinion on the salaries and bonuses of top managers
[subj: poiicemen] to herd [demonstrators] into a compact group in order to control their movements
a person who deliberately misleads someone on social media as to their identity
stereotypical belief that disconsiders in terms of intellectual and physical qualities women who stay home to look after their children
person born at the end of the 90s ; persons starting their teen life of the beginning of the years 2000
set of words and word groups together with their definition, translation, grammar category or usage examples, and which can be searched through an index or a search engine
expression used to encourage someone to say what is on their mind, what is bothering them
internet site allowing to view TV programs after their broadcast allowing targeted advertisement. Requires high-speed internet connexion
the preferred terminology used among the management hierarchy of a business establishment in reference to native ideas and common interests related to their particular field.
syn.: slang, jargon
When a large group of competing corporations hope to use the government to protect or enhance their interests.
Economic Term.
when a person kills someone then takes their own life it is referred to as a murder suicide
a broad difference in values and attitudes between one and another especially between parents and their children
innovation paradigm that assumes firms should use external ideas and/or external paths to market in their innovation process
[Tech.];[Bus.] word coined by Henry Chesbrough, who opposes this paradigm to the closed innovation one, where all the innovation process happens within the borders of the firm.
a new word formed by joining together two others and combining their meanings. Examples: brunch, camcorder, carjack, motel, greenwash, smog, workaholic.
feeling of emptiness experienced by parents after the children leave their home
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