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1    brief conversation, chat, chitchat, colloquy, confab     (informal)   confabulation, consultation, discussion, talk, tête-à-tête  
2    brief statement, comment, declaration, expression, remark, utterance  
3    expression, locution, name, term, vocable  
4    account, advice, bulletin, communication, communiqué, dispatch, gen     (Brit. informal)   information, intelligence, intimation, latest     (informal)   message, news, notice, report, tidings  
5    command, go-ahead     (informal)   green light, order, signal  
6    affirmation, assertion, assurance, guarantee, oath, parole, pledge, promise, solemn oath, solemn word, undertaking, vow, word of honour  
7    bidding, command, commandment, decree, edict, mandate, order, ukase     (rare)   will  
8    countersign, password, slogan, watchword  
9    in a word      briefly, concisely, in a nutshell, in short, succinctly, to put it briefly, to sum up  
10    couch, express, phrase, put, say, state, utter  

last word, the  
1    final say, finis, mother (of all), summation, ultimatum  
2    best, cream, crème de la crème, crown, epitome, ne plus ultra, perfection, quintessence, ultimate  
3    dernier cri, fashion, latest, newest, rage, vogue  
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a new word formed by joining together two others and combining their meanings. Examples: brunch, camcorder, carjack, motel, greenwash, smog, workaholic.
colloquial word for a dollar
charver is another word for chav
If you lived in Newcastle you would know it. Common in NE England
to say, pronounce, speak
ex.: The child sounded out each word out loud as she read her book.
positive outburst of emotion; the final word in a string of lyrics by Michael Jackson.
euphemism referring to the word "fuck"
finalize smth. successfully / in a positive manner
E.g.: The negotiations were tough, but they ended on a high note
euphemism referring to the taboo word "nigger"
have a powerful impact on someone; impress; generate an emotion (positive, but also negative)
it can be used to describe a feeling of fear or a positive emotion; e.g.: "This violin music gives me the chills" or "Being all alone in that old house after dark...it gave me the chills."
(about a positive event/situation) happen out of the blue, without any effort from the impacted persons
a colloquial word meaning a bribe: policemen accepting bungs from journalists
A formal word that is put in the beginning of sentence that has a similar meaning to furthermore, therefore, and from now on
I like ice-cream; Hence, I have lots of ice-cream cups in my fridge
Lesewut is a German word for "reading craze" (literally) used to describe a specific period in the intellectual history of Germany from the late eighteenth century onward.
a humorous and old-fashioned word that means a chamber pot
Comes from the fact that the chamber pot 'gazunder' (= goes under) the bed
word created with "crap" and "caption" to mean a bad quality caption
euphemism used to refer to the taboo word "cunt"
set of words and word groups together with their definition, translation, grammar category or usage examples, and which can be searched through an index or a search engine
a portmanteau of 'employer' and 'voyeurism'. signifies the act of searching for an employer or the practice of an employer when looking to fill positions. The term places an emphasis on the secretive connotation of the word 'voyeur', denoting a clandestine and thus superior form of employment search
[Tech.] Ex.: Employerism is what one must engage in, if one wishes to embark upon a more productive job hunt!
word used to describe the sound made by the wheels of a train
by extension, it can be applied to other rhythmic similar sounds (for example, the sound of a clock or of a typing machine)
à grands seigneurs, peu de paroles
à paroles lourdes, oreilles sourdes
david ne tua pas goliath avec des paroles
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