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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.
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.
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.
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.
a person paid by the state to work in the interests of the nation who considers it to be a ‘right’ to be able abuse his or her authority to ensure personal gain for himself or herself at the expense of the nation…
neologism ... created on some blog
n.
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.)
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.)
n.
someone who is picky about food, doesn't want to try new foods
id.
expression referring to the belief that those who hold the power are entitled to anything
exp.
generally, an endearment expression used to describe someone who, contrary to the appearances, proves to have strength, determination

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