such being the case definition, such being the case meaning | English dictionary



often foll by a corresponding subordinate clause introduced by: that or as  
a    of the sort specified or understood  
such books shouldn't be sold here     
b    (as pronoun)  
such is life, robbers, rapists, and such     
2    so great; so much  
such a help, I've never seen such weeping     
3    as such  
a    in the capacity previously specified or understood  
a judge as such hasn't so much power     
b    in itself or themselves  
intelligence as such can't guarantee success     
4    such and such   specific, but not known or named  
at such and such a time     
5    such as  
a    for example  
animals, such as elephants and tigers     
b    of a similar kind as; like  
people such as your friend John make me angry     
c    of the (usually small) amount, etc.  
the food, such as there was, was excellent     
6    such that   so that: used to express purpose or result  
power such that it was effortless     
7    (intensifier)  
such nice people, such a nice person that I gave him a present     
     (Old English swilc; related to Old Frisian salik, Old Norse slikr, Gothic swaleiks, Old High German sulih)  
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person who is very important and dear without formally being the spouse
Phrase used when someone has brought all the evidences to support his point of view; "I'm done with explanations"
live without being connected to one of more public utilities (such as water, electric power)
Slang expression meaning one being annoying.
"You`re a prick when you ask those questions."
au cas que lucas n'ait qu'un oeil, sa femme aurait épousé un borgne
avoid or at least minimize risks ; choose the safest way in case of doubt
to be on the safe side ; play safe
hin, often tapered piece of material, such as wood, stone, or metal, used to fill gaps, make something level, or adjust something to fit properly
a body part is a part of a human body, usually one that has been cut or torn from the body in a violent incident (such as an accident, an explosion, etc)
someone who, most of the time, carries a device enabling him to capture his day-by-day experiences (such as a photo camera, mobile phone etc.)
1) a boat or ship or such vessels collectively 2) skill in handling boats or in water sports
money that is paid because someone suffered from a loss of what they own (such as injury)
When you are responsible for someone's serious injury, I think you should pay compensation to that person.
act of covering an object, such as a tree, house, or another structure with toilet paper
Syn.: TP'ing
chiche plaideur perdra sa cause
in American English, 'dirt' is what British people call 'soil' ('put some dirt in a plant pot'). In British English, dirt has the connotation of being dirty ('you've got some dirt on your shoe')
a player who asks too many funny questions that can be related as being stupid
Origin of the word is a "newbie" that can be shortened as a Newb
A pipe that carries water and pollutants after being used in houses and businesses.
beguile somebody (into doing something) to trick somebody into doing something, especially by being nice to them She beguiled them into believing her version of events.
The state of being acceptable or officially true; the statement that is powerful to convince someone something is right.
someone who loves being in the sun, sunbathing etc
the fear of being unable to use one's mobile phone
This can happen when losing the device, when out of battery, credit or network coverage
1. the state of being joined together 2. in logic, the connection of isolated facts by means of a general description or hypothesis which applies to them all
a person who thinks about being an entrepreneur or starting a business but never gets started.
the phrase is uttered in an attempt to excuse the user of profanity or curses in the presence of those offended by it under the pretense of the words being part of a foreign language
Syn.: excuse my French
expression used for saying that someone is worth being kept close (as a friend, partner..)
a government scheme that moves people to a new area (e.g. because a dam is being built where they live)
worry about something; be concerned about smth. (to the point of not being able to fall asleep)
a business model in which goods or services are shared, swapped, or rented over networks, rather than being owned by individuals
Ex: Airbnb, the peer-to-peer accomodation marketplace Related to the concept of "sharing economy"
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