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doing

  
  
achievement, act, action, carrying out or through, deed, execution, exploit, handiwork, implementation, performance  
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doings, doting, do in, don

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n.
me too
v.
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.
n.
something excellent, impressive
E.g.: The concert was a real doozy.
exp.
let the time go by without doing something important, relax, waste time
E.g.: It was a quite evening: we sat around chatting and watching TV.
n.
(british slang) "a strong drink" as in "i need a stiff whisky so pour me a real snorter", or (nautical slang) "a strong wind".
Slang
n.
"It's a list of all the people and things I hate so much I want to hit them in the face with a shovel." Concept coming from the Marian Keyes novel, The Mystery of Mercy Close (2012).
exp.
spend time and energy doing something that is pointless
expression arisen in the 15th century when Newcastle (England) was a major exporter of coal
n.
Patient that has lost reactivity , reactions to stimulations, reflexes (Areflexia) = Dead or Comatous
id.
expression referring to a high amount of effort, dedication, endurance for pursuing a cause, achieving a goal
He put blood, sweat and tears in making this movie
n.
primary, main, basic
n.
clean, neat, groom
adj.
cool, balanced, self-confident
e.g. a very together woman
adj.
amazing, awesome, extraordinary
[Slang] e.g.: amazeballs show
exp.
expression used for pointing out that, if you love someone, you accept also things and people dear to the person you love
n.
throat, gullet
black country dialect, also Leeds
nm.
crook, swindler
slag
n.
slinger, rigger
A slinger or rigger is somebody who is responsible for attaching a load to a crane
adj.
doucereux, roucoulant
familier affection affichée de manière excessive( comme deux pigeons amoureux), humouristique mais légèrement péjoratif
exp.
mess, disaster
It is often used to describe how someone looks or feels. E.g: I'm a train wreck all day if I don't have a cup of coffee.
n.
buttocks, butt, ass.
[Slang]
v.
to say, pronounce, speak
ex.: The child sounded out each word out loud as she read her book.
n.
idiot, ridiculous person
colloquial
exp.
relax, calm down
said to make someone temper his nerves or enthusiasm. E.g.: Chill out, I didn't take your car!
n.
careful, cautious, mindful, meaningful
exp.
tenderness, love and care
acronym
adj.
over-decorated, "bling-bling"
slang
n.
mental deficiency, mental handicap
n.
a mess, a failure
[Slang];[UK] it comes from the cooking domain where the phrase described a dish that was not tasty enough and therefore thrown away to dogs
exp.
expression used to point out that one has to struggle or suffer to achieve his goal
Jason: Damn it! I can't take it anymore. This exercise is killing me! Ray: Yeah but it’ll help you lose weight. Don't you know? No pain, no gain!
n.
something that improves morale
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