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before you can say knife adv.
Very quickly; almost instantaneously

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exp.
it's said when someone has done things in the wrong order
id.
expression used to show full agreement on smth.
exp.
The actual say is: "You can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar" This means that it is easier to persuade people if you use polite arguments and flattery than if you are confrontational.
n.
a single place where you can find everything you need, usually found in different places
exp.
do something which puts you in a very difficult situation and limits the way that you can act
n.
a person you can go to for help, advice or information
id.
def.: if you are too confident about yourself, something bad will happen to show you that you are not as good as you think you are
n.
gestant woman before delivery phase
n.
right granted to a general assembly to give an opinion on the salaries and bonuses of top managers
[Bus.]
exp.
go away idiot, fool ; leave me alone idiot, fool ; fuck you idiot, fool ; fuck off idiot, fool.
[Slang];[Vulg.]
pron.
you
[Slang]
n.
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[Bus.]
v.
to say, pronounce, speak
ex.: The child sounded out each word out loud as she read her book.
id.
do or say something exactly right
My bestie put the nail on the head when she figured out why I was worried / Identifying the specific cause of the failure, the technician put the nail on the head
exp.
take an action that will complicate things; do something with a negative impact
exp.
love you loads
"je t'aime beaucoup" in French
exp.
what about you
Slang; written abbreviation
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before

  

      conj   subordinating  
1    earlier than the time when  
2    rather than  
he'll resign before he agrees to it     
      prep  
3    preceding in space or time; in front of; ahead of  
standing before the altar     
4    when confronted by  
to withdraw before one's enemies     
5    in the presence of  
to be brought before a judge     
6    in preference to  
to put friendship before money     
      adv  
7    at an earlier time; previously; beforehand; in front  
     (Old English beforan; related to Old Frisian befara, Old High German bifora)  


leg before wicket  
      n     (Cricket)   a manner of dismissal on the grounds that a batsman has been struck on the leg by a bowled ball that otherwise would have hit the wicket,   (Abbrev.)    lbw  
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