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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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n.
someone who talks too much
[Australia] ; [NZ]
n.
one who makes stripes and epaulettes
[Tech.]
n.
a militarist; person who urges war
Synonyms: warmonger, militant
n.
a person who hunts wild animals
HUNTING
n.
someone who works as a dishwasher
[Slang]
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.
v.
to believe or say that some consequences, situation and event are caused by something else.
I always attribute my poor grades on all the math tests due to my stupidity.
v.
having similar qualities or a similar size, position etc to something else.
When I was in 8th grade in Japan, I broke down my right hand, so I needed to write everything by my left hand and my left hand writing did not correspond with my right one.
adj.
similar, or resulting from something else 〔・・・に〕一致[対応]する、類似の
Example: I always find pictures in textbooks corresponding to the ideas, especially in the textbook of MWH. Other forms of the word: correspond(verb), correspondence(noun), correspondent(noun)
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.
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
n.
a person who does not care too much about the others, a little rude, assertive
[Fam.]
n.
the complete opposite of a sugar daddy, one who tries, but is broke and fronting.
[Slang] salty mama
n.
A prostitute who exchanges sexual favors for crack cocaine instead of money.
[Slang]
n.
1. a fashion enthusiast; someone who sets or follows trends; 2. woman working in the fashion domain (as a designer, journalist, model etc.); 3. woman passionate about shopping;
n.
an ambitious woman who thinks her career really matters more than many things and is not willing to compromise on it
adj.
a man of good breeding, well-behaved, courteous, polite who behaves like a gentleman
exp.
generally, an endearment expression used to describe someone who, contrary to the appearances, proves to have strength, determination

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