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      adj   , -lier, -liest  
1    showing or expressing liking, goodwill, or trust  
a friendly smile     
2    on the same side; not hostile  
3    tending or disposed to help or support; favourable  
a friendly breeze helped them escape     
      n   pl   , -lies  
4      (Also called)    friendly match     (Sport)   a match played for its own sake, and not as part of a competition, etc.  
  friendlily      adv  
  friendliness      n  

      adj combining form   helpful, easy, or good for the person or thing specified  
friendly fire  
      n     (Military)   firing by one's own side, esp. when it harms one's own personnel  
Friendly Islands  
      pl n      another name for       Tonga   2  
friendly society  
      n     (Brit)   an association of people who pay regular dues or other sums in return for old-age pensions, sickness benefits, etc.,   (U.S. term)    benefit society  
      adj   not harmful to the ozone layer; using substances that do not produce gases harmful to the ozone layer  
an ozone-friendly refrigerator     
1    easy to use or understand  
a user-friendly dictionary     
2    (of a computer system) easily operated and understood by means of a straightforward guide in jargon-free language  
  user-friendliness      n  
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n. 1. friendly, affectionate love; familial love 2. (astrology) horizon in the Leo/Aquarius axis 3. (sociology) the love between friends
A living being with storge feels a strong sense of duty and is often willing to die to protect this love.
regional term for flat white bread roll, other terms are bap, batch, cob
stereotypical belief that disconsiders in terms of intellectual and physical qualities women who stay home to look after their children
bitch (alternative term)
slang term for male scrotum
vulgar term for "anus"
humorous term for soulmate, partner, spouse
term used to describe a woman's legs
[Slang] E.g: She is pretty and has some great gams.
Term used to describe low grade marijuana. This type of marijuana is usually brown, seedy, dry. The term is also used by many pot heads to describe anything that is low grade.
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
Emergency Medical Services - Polysemic Term used in USA and UK for Prehospital Emergency Services and other countries as the whole chain from Emergency Call to Hospital Intensive Care services.
Care Traduction difficulty !
Free On Board: A legal term meaning that when the seller loads merchandise for transportation, he bears full responsibility for it but if the merchandise is later lost or harmed, the buyer suffers the loss.
an affectionate slang name for a penis, similar to tadger, which is a more common used term. Used especially in the North of England, Todger has also been used as a nickname, particularly for males called Tom and Todd
term coined by the James Bond movie, meaning that a great danger will come for Bond to overcome
anyone with a good definition ?
military aviation term: loss of visual reference during take-off or landing due to the sand or dust
term referring to a pile of clothes left on a chair
informal term used for describing a pile of clothes left on the floor
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
A small short-term loan, with very high interest rates, that the borrower promises to repay on or near the next payday. Used by wage earners who run short of cash before payday. Payday lending is an established form of lending in the US and Canada.
Also: payday advance, overnight loan.
a portmanteau of 'employer' and 'voyeurism'. signifies the act of searching for an employer or the practice of an employer when looking to fill positions. The term places an emphasis on the secretive connotation of the word 'voyeur', denoting a clandestine and thus superior form of employment search
[Tech.] Ex.: Employerism is what one must engage in, if one wishes to embark upon a more productive job hunt!
term used in football when a player makes an acrobatic movement using his legs
term used to reffer to a person that thinks the end of the world is near


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