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else

  

      determiner   postpositive; used after an indefinite pronoun or an interrogative  
1    in addition; more  
there is nobody else here     
2    other; different  
where else could he be?     
      adv  
3    or else  
a    if not, then  
go away or else I won't finish my work today     
b    or something terrible will result: used as a threat  
sit down, or else!     
     (Old English elles, genitive of el- strange, foreign; related to Old High German eli- other, Gothic alja, Latin alius, Greek allos)  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
someone who talks too much
[Australia] ; [NZ]
n.
a militarist; person who urges war
Synonyms: warmonger, militant
n.
one who makes stripes and epaulettes
[Tech.]
n.
someone who works as a dishwasher
[Slang]
n.
a person who hunts wild animals
HUNTING
n.
one who solves people's problems
n.
one who designs a room interior
adj.
who cannot find a partner, a date
[Fam.]
n.
person or tool who creates or translates subtitles
[Fam.]
adv.
someone who is always trying to please others
"He`s always been a people pleaser."
n.
a senior person who is an Internet user
n.
someone who loves being in the sun, sunbathing etc
n.
young woman who adopts a unconventional behavior and look
term largely used in the 20's to describe women who acted contrary to what was commonly expected by going out, drinking, smoking, dancing, wearing make-up etc.
n.
person who assists elderly people in their daily life
v.
give credit to; to say an event caused something else.
Eg.: I attribute my illness to my friend who coughed at me.
id.
expression meaning that one should not criticize someone else for a mistake that he/she also makes or a flaw that he/she also has
n.
1. [Mil.] a pilot who comes in support of the leading aircraft. He is positionned besides and slightly behind the leading aircraft. 2. [Fig.] a person who helps a friend to approach potential partners
2. this meaning has been popularised by the TV series How I Met Your Mother
n.
person who is a specialist of make-up and who applies makeup in a professional manner
n.
a patient who lost is tracheal reflexes by general anesthesia or Coma ; state whos trache has been protected by a tube that permits artificial ventilation.
Medical term
n.
buttocks, butt, ass.
[Slang]
n.
A prostitute who exchanges sexual favors for crack cocaine instead of money.
[Slang]
n.
activist using hacking as a method, hacker who does it for a "cause"
new word, not yet largely used
n.
someone who does not use high-technology items or services on a daily basis
[Slang] "Amish" is the name of a religious group arisen in the 16th century, that resists modern world's changes (including technology, fashion etc.)
exp.
someone who spends very few time with his wife/ her husband because of the partner's preoccupation with physical exercise
exp.
generally, an endearment expression used to describe someone who, contrary to the appearances, proves to have strength, determination

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