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bucket about

  

      vb   intr     (Brit)   (esp. of a boat in a storm) to toss or shake violently  
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bucket  
      n  
1    an open-topped roughly cylindrical container; pail  
2      (Also called)    bucketful   the amount a bucket will hold  
3    any of various bucket-like parts of a machine, such as the scoop on a mechanical shovel  
4    a cupped blade or bucket-like compartment on the outer circumference of a water wheel, paddle wheel, etc  
5      (Computing)   a unit of storage on a direct-access device from which data can be retrieved  
6      (Chiefly U.S.)   a turbine rotor blade  
7      (Austral. and N.Z.)   an ice cream container  
8    kick the bucket  
Slang   to die  
      vb   , -kets, -keting, -keted  
9    tr   to carry in or put into a bucket  
10    intr; often foll by: down   (of rain) to fall very heavily  
it bucketed all day     
11    intr; often foll by: along     (Chiefly Brit)   to travel or drive fast  
12    tr     (Chiefly Brit)   to ride (a horse) hard without consideration  
13    tr     (Austral)  
slang   to criticize severely  
     (C13: from Anglo-French buket, from Old English buc; compare Old High German buh belly, German Bauch belly)  


bucket about  
      vb   intr     (Brit)   (esp. of a boat in a storm) to toss or shake violently  
bucket ladder  
      n  
a    a series of buckets that move in a continuous chain, used to dredge riverbeds, etc., or to excavate land  
b    (as modifier)  
a bucket-ladder dredger     
bucket out  
      vb   tr   to empty out with or as if with a bucket  
bucket seat  
      n   a seat in a car, aircraft, etc., having curved sides that partially enclose and support the body  
bucket shop  
      n  
1    an unregistered firm of stockbrokers that engages in speculation with clients' funds  
2      (Chiefly Brit)   any small business that cannot be relied upon, esp. one selling cheap airline tickets  
rust bucket  
      n  
1    Slang   something that is run-down or dilapidated, esp. a very badly rusted car  
      adj  
  rustbucket  
2    Informal   run-down or dilapidated  
rustbucket factories     

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n.
activity involving dumping a bucket of ice water on your head and challenge other three friends to do so in order to promote awareness of the disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and encourage donations to research.
also called "ice water challenge", viral campaign on social media during July–August 2014
exp.
what about you
Slang; written abbreviation
o.
about the human society
[Hum.];[US] human society
n.
a person passionate about astronomy
exp.
phrase meant to emphasize the speaker's self-assurance
syn.: you can bet on it; trust me; you can count on it; I'm telling you...
exp.
go crazy about something, get enthusiastic
v.
die ; kick the bucket ; bite the dust ; push up the daisies
[US];[Fam.];[Fig.] Ex.: They intended to buy a lovely house in North California but unfortunately they bought the farm in a plane crash last summer.
id.
consider something seriously and start taking actions about it
exp.
think alike about a certain topic; be aligned in opinions; feel the same way about smth.
exp.
worry about something; be concerned about smth. (to the point of not being able to fall asleep)
n.
used to describe a person. i.e this is the qua am telling you about or he is a fantastic qua
n.
a person who does not care too much about the others, a little rude, assertive
[Fam.]
n.
1. drug addict; 2. passionate/crazy about smth.
E.g: He is a computer games junkie.
adj.
(about a product or service) meant to meet the customers' basic requirements; with no add-ons, including only the basic features
E.g: It's a no frills hotel, but very clean and with friendly staff.
n.
1. a fashion enthusiast; someone who sets or follows trends; 2. woman working in the fashion domain (as a designer, journalist, model etc.); 3. woman passionate about shopping;
n.
someone who shows no support or enthusiasm about an idea/proposal/situation
exp.
(lit., about sounds) disharmonious, dissonant; (fig.) out of order; dysfunctional
exp.
(about a movie or TV series) reach a point when, due to a unauthentic scene, it loses the appreciation of the public
made popular by "Indiana Jones" whose hero survives an explosion by hiding in a fridge
exp.
to do something too soon, especially without thinking carefully about it
Originally used in sports contests that are started by firing a gun
adj.
(about persons) not to be trusted; dangerous
exp.
1. to conceal, to hide 2. to avoid talking about (sth embarrassing)
exp.
(about a positive event/situation) happen out of the blue, without any effort from the impacted persons
exp.
mind about smth./smb.; be disturbed by smth./smb.
E.g.: She has a beef with people smoking next to her.
exp.
to become very upset about something, usually something that is not important
Other expression: to get your knickers in a knot
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