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      sentence substitute  
1    at no time; not ever  
2    certainly not; by no means; in no case  
3      (Also)    well I never!   surely not!  
     (Old English næfre, from ne not + æfre ever)  
In informal speech and writing, never can be used instead of not with the simple past tenses of certain verbs for emphasis (I never said that; I never realized how clever he was), but this usage should be avoided in serious writing  

      adj   having or seeming to have no end; interminable  
never-never   Informal  
1    the hire-purchase system of buying  
2      (Austral)   remote desert country, as that of W Queensland and central Australia  
3    imaginary; idyllic (esp. in the phrase never-never land)  
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expression used to show full agreement on smth.
something used to make someone do what you want
We can use the money as a bargaining chip in the negotiations.
without a doubt, sure as you can be
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.
do something which puts you in a very difficult situation and limits the way that you can act
something that limits your freedom to do what you want
[US] constraints on spending have forced the company to rethink its plans.
something that limits your freedom to do what you want
I wish I could live without constrains because I want to have more time to do what I want.
make someone feel frightened especially so that they will do what you want
a single place where you can find everything you need, usually found in different places
a person you can go to for help, advice or information
albeit although, even if, even though, notwithstanding that, tho' (U.S. or poetic) though <You use albeit to introduce a fact or comment which reduces the force or significance of what you have just said. FORMAL adv ADV with cl/group (=although)
Charles's letter was indeed published, albeit in a somewhat abbreviated form.
at what times you climb for class today
c'est toi qui le dis
what about you
Slang; written abbreviation
mislead someone; deliberately provide wrong information to forbid someone from knowing the truth
E.g.: They are no longer in town, but hey left their car in front of the house just to put everybody off the scent.
ce que tu fais te fait
fais ce que tu dois advienne que pourra
celui qui n'est pas mort peut tout faire
telling someone to fight you."do sth !"
A thing which ought to be perfectly vertical but which through fault is slanting is said to be off plumb.
expression meaning that a situation is no longer certain or predictable and that anything can happen
originating from horse racing where "all bets are off" indicated that bets already made were null due to various unpredicted factors
adv. adj.
looking good; having a look that was obviously well taken care of.
e.g a very well put together woman (adj.) You look well put together (adj.)
drinking out of a can or a bottle without touching it with the lips, by pouring the content from distance
go away idiot, fool ; leave me alone idiot, fool ; fuck you idiot, fool ; fuck off idiot, fool.
to depend on something or on someone to cover the basic expenses
E.g.: He lived off the money he inherited from his father while he had been working as a volunteer.
wave hand as a sign of rejection, disapproval or lack of interest
when sth sounds too good to be true and not as good as it seems to be and you suspect that there is a hidden problem
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