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expect  


      vb   tr; may take a clause as object or an infinitive  
1    to regard as probable or likely; anticipate  
he expects to win     
2    to look forward to or be waiting for  
we expect good news today     
3    to decide that (something) is requisite or necessary; require  
the teacher expects us to work late today        (See also)        expecting  
     (C16: from Latin exspectare to watch for, from spectare to look at)  
  expectable      adj  
  expectably      adv  
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exp.
when you are happy, people will want to be around you and share your happiness, but when you are sad, people will avoid you.
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!
exp.
an expression used to when you are about to cry
[Slang] Ex. : oh my creys!
exp.
polite expression offering to do something for someone
exp.
I have no idea; I don't have a clue
[Informal] E.g.: Why was she upset? - Beats me!
exp.
it occurred to me, I suddenly thought of it, I had an idea all of a sudden
E.g: I wondered all day long how to solve this problem and it suddenly hit me...I had to talk to Marry.
n.
a technology item that a young person no longer uses and hands over to an older person, after having purchased a last generation product
[Bus.];[Tech.]
exp.
expression used for catching the attention of an audience
exp.
expression used for pointing out that, if you love someone, you accept also things and people dear to the person you love
exp.
a humorous way of saying that someone doesn't like or love the speaker.
[Hum.] E.g.: You've seen the way she treated me last time we met. It's clear: she loves me not.
exp.
acronym for Let Me Know, as to ask the other party to get back to you
exp.
go away idiot, fool ; leave me alone idiot, fool ; fuck you idiot, fool ; fuck off idiot, fool.
[Slang];[Vulg.]
exp.
love you loads
"je t'aime beaucoup" in French
exp.
what about you
Slang; written abbreviation
n.
(british slang) "a strong drink" as in "i need a stiff whisky so pour me a real snorter", or (nautical slang) "a strong wind".
Slang
o.
talk to you later
n.
Io sono per Lei
exp.
it's said when someone has done things in the wrong order
n.
addendum to a contract in general that you do not wish for everyone to see
[Leg.]
adj.
done because you want to
[US] i did the proyect voluntary to improve my grade
adj.
the decision is yours
id.
expression used to show full agreement on smth.
n.
A really small person even when old
exp.
expression used when nothing is going well
n.
is a sarcastic phrase, actualy point's out someone's pessimism
exp.
vous ne m'en voudrez pas si je vous demande pourquoi ?
do you mind my asking why you are so late? = vous ne m'en voudrez pas / puis-je vous demander pourquoi vous êtes si en retard ?
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.
id.
the carrot is more effective than the stick

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