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Bill of Rights

  
  
A Bill of Rights is a written list of citizens' rights which is usually part of the constitution of a country.      n-sing  
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bill     ( bills    plural & 3rd person present)   ( billing    present participle)   ( billed    past tense & past participle  )
1       n-count   A bill is a written statement of money that you owe for goods or services.  
They couldn't afford to pay the bills..., He paid his bill for the newspapers promptly., ...phone bills.     
2       verb   If you bill someone for goods or services you have provided them with, you give or send them a bill stating how much money they owe you for these goods or services.  
no cont  
Are you going to bill me for this?      V n for n, Also V n  
3       n-sing   The bill in a restaurant is a piece of paper on which the price of the meal you have just eaten is written and which you are given before you pay.  
  (BRIT)   the N  
in AM, use check     
4       n-count   A bill is a piece of paper money.  
  (AM)   usu supp N  
...a large quantity of US dollar bills.     
in BRIT, use note     
5       n-count   In government, a bill is a formal statement of a proposed new law that is discussed and then voted on.  
usu sing, usu with supp  
This is the toughest crime bill that Congress has passed in a decade..., The bill was approved by a large majority.     
6       n-sing   The bill of a show or concert is a list of the entertainers who will take part in it.  
7       verb   If someone is billedto appear in a particular show, it has been advertised that they are going to be in it.  
usu passive  
She was billed to play the Red Queen in Snow White.      be V-ed to-inf  
  billing      n-uncount   usu with supp  
...their quarrels over star billing.     
8       verb   If you bill a person or event as a particular thing, you advertise them in a way that makes people think they have particular qualities or abilities.  
They bill it as Britain's most exciting museum.      V n as n  
9       n-count   A bird's bill is its beak.  
10   
    Private Member's Bill  
11    If you say that someone or something fits the bill or fills the bill, you mean that they are suitable for a particular job or purpose.  
fit the bill/fill the bill      phrase   V inflects  
If you fit the bill, send a CV to Rebecca Rees.     
12    If you have to foot the billfor something, you have to pay for it.  
foot the bill      phrase   V inflects  
Who is footing the bill for her extravagant holiday?     


bill of fare        ( bills of fare    plural  ) The bill of fare at a restaurant is a list of the food for a meal from which you may choose what you want to eat.  
OLD-FASHIONED      n-count   (=menu)  
Bill of Rights     
A Bill of Rights is a written list of citizens' rights which is usually part of the constitution of a country.      n-sing  
double bill        ( double bills    plural  ) , double-bill   A double bill is a theatre or cinema performance in which there are two shows on the programme.      n-count   oft N of n  
Private Member's Bill        ( Private Members' Bills    plural  ) In Britain, a Private Member's Bill is a law that is proposed by a Member of Parliament acting as an individual rather than as a member of his or her political party.      n-count  

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bill

  
[1]  
      n  
1    account, charges, invoice, note of charge, reckoning, score, statement, tally  
2    advertisement, broadsheet, bulletin, circular, handbill, handout, leaflet, notice, placard, playbill, poster  
3    agenda, card, catalogue, inventory, list, listing, programme, roster, schedule, syllabus  
4    measure, piece of legislation, projected law, proposal  
      vb  
5    charge, debit, figure, invoice, reckon, record  
6    advertise, announce, give advance notice of, post  

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exp.
cuddle
used also as an adjective to suggest that something is suitable for a romantic experience: bill and coo hotel; bill and coo restaurant
n.
rules concerning what people are owed to or allowed of, according to ethical principles of freedom and applied in society
n.
an activist fighting for civil rights
n.
proprietary rights over virtual assets
[Tech.]
n.
booklet, brochure, catalogue, details of bill
n.
(in neomarxist thought) the third main exploitive social class: The bourgeoisie of innovation. The members of the innovoisie have usually human innovating capital. They receive (as individuals) copyrights or patent rights and consume more than the world GDP. (neologism 1996 Yanick Toutain)
exp.
The rights of ownership and power for transference of one’s web assets belong to the individual.
[Tech.]
exp.
A set of collection of one’s internet assets or value gathered in order to assist transfer of online rights.
[Tech.]
n.
UNO, United Nations, UN. abbr. The United Nations is an international organization whose stated aims include promoting and facilitating cooperation in international law, international security, economic development, social progress, human rights, ... UN.org en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UN
id.
expression referring to the belief that those who hold the power are entitled to anything
n.
legal exclusive right of a person in pure virtual property which he can dispose of with its free will.
[Tech.];[Leg.]
v.
be exactly right
[Fam.] Ex.: Her guess was right on the money.
adj.
all right; runing smoothly
[Slang];[UK] Everything is tickety-boo with building our new house; soon we will move in.
adj.
all right; good, OK, satisfactory
informal
adv.
very quickly; right now; in a big hurry
[UK][Slang] You should get out quick sticks if you don't want him to see you.
exp.
not right; out of order; not functioning properly
n.
The state of being acceptable or officially true; the statement that is powerful to convince someone something is right.
n.
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n.
a person paid by the state to work in the interests of the nation who considers it to be a ‘right’ to be able abuse his or her authority to ensure personal gain for himself or herself at the expense of the nation…
neologism ... created on some blog
n.
right granted to a general assembly to give an opinion on the salaries and bonuses of top managers
[Bus.]
exp.
A set of virtual assets or value in cyberspace left behind after one’s death fall on legal successors as right.
[Tech.]

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