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adjust

  

      vb  
1    tr   to alter slightly, esp. to achieve accuracy; regulate  
to adjust the television     
2    to adapt, as to a new environment, etc.  
3    tr   to put into order  
4    tr     (Insurance)   to determine the amount payable in settlement of (a claim)  
     (C17: from Old French adjuster, from ad- to + juste right, just)  
   adjustable             adj  
  adjustably      adv  
  adjuster      n  
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adj.
the decision is yours
exp.
means "that's just the way it is"
c'est comme ça, point barre
exp.
It is healthy to laugh
[US]
n.
vamos
id.
expression referring to the belief that those who hold the power are entitled to anything
exp.
home is the best place to be no matter where it is
exp.
something is easy to do
n.
charver is another word for chav
If you lived in Newcastle you would know it. Common in NE England
exp.
he is a very good seller
exp.
Used to express that it is impossible to decide between two options because they're equal
English expression
n.
grunt work is hard, uninteresting work
US informal
n.
to release sth that is tied up
exp.
expression used when nothing is going well
exp.
used to tell someone that you do not know any more about a subject than they do
Ex: Jill: 'How long should we bake this pie?' Jane: 'Your guess is as good as mine'.
exp.
acronyme de "there is no alternative"
phrase chère jadis à Mme THATCHER reprise au G20 de novembre 2011 contre le Premier ministre grec et son référendum
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
id.
the carrot is more effective than the stick
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