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extra  


      adj  
1    accessory, added, additional, add-on, ancillary, auxiliary, fresh, further, more, new, other, supplemental, supplementary  
2    excess, extraneous, inessential, leftover, needless, redundant, reserve, spare, supererogatory, superfluous, supernumerary, surplus, unnecessary, unneeded, unused  
      n  
3    accessory, addendum, addition, add-on, adjunct, affix, appendage, appurtenance, attachment, bonus, complement, extension, supernumerary, supplement  
      adv  
4    especially, exceptionally, extraordinarily, extremely, particularly, remarkably, uncommonly, unusually  
  
Antonyms     
,       adj  
2    compulsory, essential, mandatory, necessary, needed, obligatory, required, requisite, vital  
      n   essential, must, necessity, precondition, prerequisite, requirement, requisite  
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exp.
to lose one's temper
very familiar
n.
A steep hill rises at a very sharp angle and is difficult to go up.
exp.
neighborhood considered dangerous, where it's not recommended to go, especially as an outsider
adv.
from without, from external sources
Latin expression used mostly in the juridical field.
exp.
go crazy about something, get enthusiastic
v.
to be lost
he went missing my dog went missing for three days
exp.
face a specific situation; act in a certain way
E.g.: John went out of rehab a few days ago and he is determined to not go down that road again.
exp.
go to the extreme; do everything that could be done; exhaust all possibilities and resources
exp.
deteriorate very quickly
exp.
go crazy; get angry; lose self-control
E.g.: I will lose it if we keep listening to this song.
exp.
go for something, take one's chances
exp.
go out in the street to protest
n.
someone to whom everybody is turning when they need advice, help
[Fam.]
n.
a person you can go to for help, advice or information
exp.
do not take into account, disregard, ignore on purpose, avoid, dismiss
E.g: His boss asked him for a report, but he gave it the go-by.
exp.
from the outset, from the beginning
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.
exp.
go away idiot, fool ; leave me alone idiot, fool ; fuck you idiot, fool ; fuck off idiot, fool.
[Slang];[Vulg.]

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