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the  

[1]     (stressed or emphatic)     (unstressed before a consonant)     (unstressed before a vowel)  
      determiner   article  
1    used preceding a noun that has been previously specified  
the pain should disappear soon, the man then opened the door         Compare       a   1  
2    used with a qualifying word or phrase to indicate a particular person, object, etc., as distinct from others  
ask the man standing outside, give me the blue one         Compare       a   1  
3    used preceding certain nouns associated with one's culture, society, or community  
to go to the doctor, listen to the news, watch the television     
4    used preceding present participles and adjectives when they function as nouns  
the singing is awful, the dead salute you     
5    used preceding titles and certain uniquely specific or proper nouns, such as place names  
the United States, the Honourable Edward Brown, the Chairman, the moon     
6    used preceding a qualifying adjective or noun in certain names or titles  
William the Conqueror, Edward the First     
7    used preceding a noun to make it refer to its class generically  
the white seal is hunted for its fur, this is good for the throat, to play the piano     
8    used instead of my, your, her, etc., with parts of the body  
take me by the hand     
9    usually stressed   the best, only, or most remarkable  
Harry's is the club in this town     
10    used with proper nouns when qualified  
written by the young Hardy     
11       another word for       per   esp. with nouns or noun phrases of cost   esp. with nouns or noun phrases of cost  
fifty pence the pound     
12    Often facetious or derogatory   my; our  
the wife goes out on Thursdays     
13    used preceding a unit of time in phrases or titles indicating an outstanding person, event, etc.  
match of the day, housewife of the year     
     (Middle English, from Old English the, a demonstrative adjective that later superseded se (masculine singular) and seo, sio (feminine singular); related to Old Frisian thi, thin, Old High German der, diu)  
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the   [2]  
      adv  
1    often foll by: for   used before comparative adjectives or adverbs for emphasis  
she looks the happier for her trip     
2    used correlatively before each of two comparative adjectives or adverbs to indicate equality  
the sooner you come, the better, the more I see you, the more I love you     
     (Old English thi, thy, instrumental case of the1 and that; related to Old Norse thi, Gothic thei)  

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Academy  
      n  
the         
1   
a    the grove or garden near Athens where Plato taught in the late 4th century b.c.  
b    the school of philosophy founded by Plato  
c    the members of this school and their successors  
2       short for the       French Academy       Royal Academy   etc.   etc.  


thé dansant     (French)  
      n   pl   , thés dansant   a dance held while afternoon tea is served, popular in the 1920s and 1930s  
     (literally: dancing tea)  

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amen corner  
      n  
the            (U.S.)   the part of a church, usually to one side of the pulpit, occupied by people who lead the responsive amens during the service  


thé dansant     (French)  
      n   pl   , thés dansant   a dance held while afternoon tea is served, popular in the 1920s and 1930s  
     (literally: dancing tea)  

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Annunciation  
      n  
1    the            (New Testament)   the announcement of the Incarnation by the angel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary (Luke 1:26--38)  
2      (Also called)    Annunciation Day   the festival commemorating this, held on March 25 (Lady Day)  


thé dansant     (French)  
      n   pl   , thés dansant   a dance held while afternoon tea is served, popular in the 1920s and 1930s  
     (literally: dancing tea)  

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behind the times  

  
antiquated, dated, démodé, obsolete, old-fashioned, old hat, outmoded, out of date, out of the ark     (informal)   passé  
  
Antonyms     
   advanced, avant-garde, experimental, far-out     (slang)   ground-breaking, innovative, pioneering, progressive, trendy     (Brit. informal)   unconventional, way-out     (informal)  

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beside the point     
extraneous, immaterial, inapplicable, inapposite, inappropriate, inconsequent, irrelevant, neither here nor there, unconnected  
  
Antonyms     
   admissible, applicable, apposite, appropriate, appurtenant, apt, fitting, germane, pertinent, relevant, significant, to the point  

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n.
euphemism referring to the word "fuck"
n.
euphemism used to refer to the taboo word "cunt"
v.
to look for or expose information about a person's past, usually bad, and to therefore bring that person down or put them in a bad light
adv.
1. in a remote area, an area in the countryside that is far from a town or city 2. in a town or city regarded as dull or unsophisticated
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exp.
go for something, take one's chances
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be the most affected by a unpleasant situation; be considered the main responsible for a negative event
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exp.
expression used to describe something that is in decline or has lost the qualities that made it popular, appealing, successful
used originally in media to describe a show or a movie that is declining in popularity. E.g: I loved their ads, but with the last ones they just jump the shark.
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have a powerful impact on someone; impress; generate an emotion (positive, but also negative)
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exp.
drinking out of a can or a bottle without touching it with the lips, by pouring the content from distance
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pregnant
slang term used especially when talking about an unplanned pregnancy
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act in accordance with what is set verbally; apply what one's preaching for; double words by action;
often used in combination with "talk the talk".
exp.
lost; in the middle of nowhere
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do not take into account, disregard, ignore on purpose, avoid, dismiss
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exp.
from the outset, from the beginning
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blindly believe in smth.; embrace an idea/practice without questioning it.
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v.
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I love reverso community.
n.
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be in a good shape
adv.
comfortably; extravagantly
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a popular person in a community
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celebrate smth. with excitement; party wildly; party all night long
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metaphoric expression for getting married
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what the hell
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what the fuck?
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