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Hudson's Bay Company

  

      n   an English company chartered in 1670 to trade in all parts of North America drained by rivers flowing into Hudson Bay  
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Hudson  
      n  
1    Henry. died 1611, English navigator: he explored the Hudson River (1609) and Hudson Bay (1610), where his crew mutinied and cast him adrift to die  
2    W(illiam) H(enry). 1841--1922, British naturalist and novelist, born in Argentina, noted esp. for his romance Green Mansions (1904) and the autobiographical Far Away and Long Ago (1918)  


Hudson Bay  
      n   an inland sea in NE Canada: linked with the Atlantic by Hudson Strait; the S extension forms James Bay; discovered in 1610 by Henry Hudson. Area (excluding James Bay): 647500 sq. km (250000 sq. miles)  
Hudson River  
      n   a river in E New York State, flowing generally south into Upper New York Bay: linked to the Great Lakes, the St Lawrence Seaway, and Lake Champlain by the New York State Barge Canal and the canalized Mohawk River. Length: 492 km (306 miles)  
Hudson's Bay Company  
      n   an English company chartered in 1670 to trade in all parts of North America drained by rivers flowing into Hudson Bay  
Hudson seal  
      n   muskrat fur that has been dressed and dyed to resemble sealskin  

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expression meaning that someone who is not happy tends to find comfort in seeing others unhappy too
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take credit for another person's accomplishment
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the best, the dog's bollocks , the bee's knees
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the duck's nuts, the best, the dog's bollocks
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something or someone that is regarded as outstanding, extremely good ; the best ; the cream ; the quintessence ; the jewel ; the top ; the bee's knees ; the cat's pyjamas
[UK];[Slang] Refers to the dog's habit of licking its testicles. By extension (and not without humor) the latter probably taste good! Ex: Among their albums,"master of puppets" is likely the dog's bullocks!
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to rattle someone's cage means to do something that is likely to annoy them or unsettle them
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expression used to describe the practice of a company using internally the marketed products
[Bus.] expression originating from and widely used in software industry; the practice is also known as "dogfooding"
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what's up
sms like writing, incorrect form in English
o.
could refer to a very weak cup of tea/pint of beer
n.
(in an auction, negotiation or other business competition) the situation in which the winning party has overrated the pursued object
[Bus.]
n.
a mess, a failure
[Slang];[UK] it comes from the cooking domain where the phrase described a dish that was not tasty enough and therefore thrown away to dogs
n.
means a liquid is not clear: this tea's got bits in it, I don't like yogurt with bits in it
assez proche de l'idée de 'il y a à boire et à manger'
exp.
if people live in each other's pocket, they spend a lot of time together
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stop talking; refrain from saying something
informal
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be kept waiting
id.
when sth sounds too good to be true and not as good as it seems to be and you suspect that there is a hidden problem
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kill someone; cause a big damage to someone
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to lose one's temper
very familiar
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(about a positive event/situation) happen out of the blue, without any effort from the impacted persons
id.
make a lot of efforts to understand something
n.
he is trying to perusal-de someone to do what he doesn't want to do. Il fait pression sur moi.
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game of power inside a company's board or management team
[Leg.];[Bus.]
n.
one who solves people's problems
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