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      vb   , knows, knowing, knew   , known   mainly tr  
1    also intr; may take a clause as object   to be or feel certain of the truth or accuracy of (a fact, etc.)  
2    to be acquainted or familiar with  
she's known him five years     
3    to have a familiarity or grasp of, as through study or experience  
he knows French     
4    also intr; may take a clause as object   to understand, be aware of, or perceive (facts, etc.)  
he knows the answer now     
5    foll by: how   to be sure or aware of (how to be or do something)  
6    to experience, esp. deeply  
to know poverty     
7    to be intelligent, informed, or sensible enough (to do something)  
she knew not to go home yet     
8    may take a clause as object   to be able to distinguish or discriminate  
9    Archaic   to have sexual intercourse with  
10    I know what   I have an idea  
11    know what's what   to know how one thing or things in general work  
12    you know  
Informal   a parenthetical filler phrase used to make a pause in speaking or add slight emphasis to a statement  
13    you never know   things are uncertain  
      n  
14    in the know  
Informal   aware or informed  
     (Old English gecnawan; related to Old Norse kna I can, Latin noscere to come to know)  
  knowable      adj  
  knower      n  


don't know  
      n   a person who has not reached a definite opinion on a subject, esp. as a response to a questionnaire  
know-all  
      n  
Informal, disparaging   a person who pretends or appears to know a great deal  
know-how  
      n  
Informal  
1    ingenuity, aptitude, or skill; knack  
2    commercial and saleable knowledge of how to do a particular thing; experience  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
exp.
expression used when referring to something that is unlikely to happen soon (not in the time interval that one can resist holding his breath)
E.g.: "Will the economy recover any soon?" - "Don't hold your breath."
abbr. acron.
I don't give a fuck
abbr. acron.
Short for "I don't know".
[Fam.]
exp.
I have no idea; I don't have a clue
[Informal] E.g.: Why was she upset? - Beats me!
exp.
consider that two parties don't owe anything to each other
adj.
relative to people who are attached but don't want to be too intimate with someone on whom they are dependent
psychology
n.
means a liquid is not clear: this tea's got bits in it, I don't like yogurt with bits in it
assez proche de l'idée de 'il y a à boire et à manger'
adj.
term used for describing the lifestyle of married or unmarried long-term couples who don't live under the same roof
[Psych.] acronym: LAT. e.g LAT couples, LAT relationships
exp.
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!
id.
a humorous way of recommending someone not to pursue something at which they are unlikely to be good or successful and thus, to rather stick to what they can do best, namely, their job
Ex.: Although she had poured her whole heart and soul into her singing at the karaoke, her somewhat cruel but nonetheless lucid friends told her: 'don't give up the day job!'
abbr. acron.
Short for "just so you know".
[Fam.]
n.
he is trying to perusal-de someone to do what he doesn't want to do. Il fait pression sur moi.
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