Definition of 'cept in English:

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'cept

Pronunciation: /sɛpt/

preposition, conjunction, & verb

Non-standard contraction of except used in representing speech. everyone else had visitors—'cept for Captain
More example sentences
  • But there's still a war to fight, both literally and figuratively, and ain't no one else fightin' it 'cept us.
  • I think the main Support/Guidance & Quick Help forum would have been the place for this rather than the vector forum...after all who comes in here 'cept us.
  • There is no one here 'cept us chickens.

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