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he is a very good seller

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n.
he is trying to perusal-de someone to do what he doesn't want to do. Il fait pression sur moi.
exp.
a humorous way of saying that someone doesn't like or love the speaker.
[Hum.] E.g.: You've seen the way she treated me last time we met. It's clear: she loves me not.
n.
An idiot person who thinks he's cool
Idiotland;[Hum.] Jeffy has a pencil up his nose.
exp.
expression used for saying that someone is worth being kept close (as a friend, partner..)
n.
this expression means 'he is very good at criticizing others but he can't accept criticism from others'
n.
military aviation term: loss of visual reference during take-off or landing due to the sand or dust
o.
could refer to a very weak cup of tea/pint of beer
exp.
go to the extreme; do everything that could be done; exhaust all possibilities and resources
n.
patient in prehospital setting in Profound Coma or in Cardiac Arrest that could be a Donor afer hospital verification of cerebral death and none contraindications
exp.
expression used for warning that, although something seems to be over, settled, new events that could change the situation may occur
syn.: "it ain't over till it's over"
n.
Free On Board: A legal term meaning that when the seller loads merchandise for transportation, he bears full responsibility for it but if the merchandise is later lost or harmed, the buyer suffers the loss.
n.
used to describe a person. i.e this is the qua am telling you about or he is a fantastic qua
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.
underaged girl looking mature, that can thus bring somebody to jail if he is caught in a relationship with her
made with Jail and Bait
n.
someone who re-posts a genuine online listing for a book at an inflated price on another website. If someone buys from the bookjacker, he buys the book from the original seller and provides him with the address of the customer. The bookjacker never sees or handles the book, but collects his margin.
[Bus.] Syn. dropshipper.
n.
legal exclusive right of a person in pure virtual property which he can dispose of with its free will.
[Tech.];[Leg.]
n.
1:to utter taunting words 2:to deride or tease with taunting words 'The Gridiron Show group joked with and gibed at those in the Memphis power structure, politicians mostly. Rarely did anyone get their feelings hurt by the skits in the shows…." — Toby Sells, Memphis Magazine, December 2014
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could

  

      vb   takes an infinitive without: to or an implied infinitive, used as an auxiliary  
1    to make the past tense of can1  
2    to make the subjunctive mood of can1, esp. used in polite requests or in conditional sentences  
could I see you tonight?, she'd telephone if she could     
3    to indicate suggestion of a course of action  
you could take the car tomorrow if it's raining     
4    often foll by: well   to indicate a possibility  
he could well be a spy     
     (Old English cuthe; influenced by would, should; see can1)  
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