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New Year's Day

  

      n   January 1, celebrated as a holiday in many countries,   (Often (U.S. and Canadian informal) shortened to)    New Years         
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n.
person born at the end of the 90s ; persons starting their teen life of the beginning of the years 2000
id.
be more successful than others in a competitive situation or do things in advance in order to succeed in a competition.
That basketball team was ahead of the game that is why they won!
n.
something excellent, impressive
E.g.: The concert was a real doozy.
n.
Patient that has lost reactivity , reactions to stimulations, reflexes (Areflexia) = Dead or Comatous
n.
Something that as soon as it is done becomes decided upon to repeat the next year and years to come. Does not necessarily have to had been done previous years to be defined an instant tradition.
id.
expression referring to a high amount of effort, dedication, endurance for pursuing a cause, achieving a goal
He put blood, sweat and tears in making this movie
n.
primary, main, basic
n.
clean, neat, groom
adj.
cool, balanced, self-confident
e.g. a very together woman
adj.
amazing, awesome, extraordinary
[Slang] e.g.: amazeballs show
exp.
expression used for pointing out that, if you love someone, you accept also things and people dear to the person you love
n.
throat, gullet
black country dialect, also Leeds
nm.
crook, swindler
slag
n.
slinger, rigger
A slinger or rigger is somebody who is responsible for attaching a load to a crane
exp.
mess, disaster
It is often used to describe how someone looks or feels. E.g: I'm a train wreck all day if I don't have a cup of coffee.
adj.
doucereux, roucoulant
familier affection affichée de manière excessive( comme deux pigeons amoureux), humouristique mais légèrement péjoratif
adj.
happening once a year
Ex.: My favorite annual event is Christmas because I eat my mother's great feast and get christmas presents from Santa Claus.
n.
buttocks, butt, ass.
[Slang]
v.
to say, pronounce, speak
ex.: The child sounded out each word out loud as she read her book.
n.
idiot, ridiculous person
colloquial
exp.
relax, calm down
said to make someone temper his nerves or enthusiasm. E.g.: Chill out, I didn't take your car!
n.
careful, cautious, mindful, meaningful
exp.
tenderness, love and care
acronym
adj.
over-decorated, "bling-bling"
slang
n.
mental deficiency, mental handicap
n.
a mess, a failure
[Slang];[UK] it comes from the cooking domain where the phrase described a dish that was not tasty enough and therefore thrown away to dogs
exp.
expression used to point out that one has to struggle or suffer to achieve his goal
Jason: Damn it! I can't take it anymore. This exercise is killing me! Ray: Yeah but it’ll help you lose weight. Don't you know? No pain, no gain!
v.
to visit unexpectedly or inconventiently
the whole family descended on us for the weekend
n.
something that improves morale
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