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quite  


      adv  
1    to the greatest extent; completely or absolutely  
you're quite right, quite the opposite     
2    not used with a negative   to a noticeable or partial extent; somewhat  
she's quite pretty     
3    in actuality; truly  
he thought the bag was heavy, but it was quite light, it's quite the thing to do     
4    quite a or an   not used with a negative   of an exceptional, considerable, or noticeable kind  
quite a girl, quite a long walk     
5    quite something   a remarkable or noteworthy thing or person  
      sentence substitute  
6      (Also)    quite so   an expression used to indicate agreement or assent  
     (C14: adverbial use of quite (adj) quit)  
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exp.
it's ready!
or "dinner's ready!"; "lunch is ready!"; "breakfast's ready!"
exp.
quite a lot
we came in for a fair bit of criticism; I've travelled in Asia a fair bit
v.
am not
as in, I amn't going to the store. to replace the word ain't.
n.
enseño historia
exp.
J'aime travailler !
n.
Phrase used when someone has brought all the evidences to support his point of view; "I'm done with explanations"
exp.
I can't understand it, I can't believe it, I can't accept it
n.
used to describe a person. i.e this is the qua am telling you about or he is a fantastic qua
exp.
acronym of As Far As I Know, from the best of my knowledge, according to the information that I have
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.
exp.
I have no idea; I don't have a clue
[Informal] E.g.: Why was she upset? - Beats me!
n.
"It's a list of all the people and things I hate so much I want to hit them in the face with a shovel." Concept coming from the Marian Keyes novel, The Mystery of Mercy Close (2012).
n.
Yo era un niño, ahora soy un adulto
n.
yo soy un empleado en una oficina, yo soy un estudiente en una universidad
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
n.
a false acronym created "backwards", i.e. from a phrase deliberately invented to generate the acronym, e.g. posh "port out starboard home".
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'
exp.
En cualquier momento, tendré pruebas para conformarlo.

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