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her British & World English

Used as the object of a verb or preposition to refer to a female person or animal previously mentioned or easily identified

I don't blame you British & World English

Used to indicate that one agrees that the action or attitude taken was reasonable

what's eating you ? British & World English

What is worrying or annoying you (or him or her)?

good for you ! British & World English

Used as an exclamation of praise or approval

Her in her British & World English

Used in titles

lucky devil British & World English

Used to express envy at someone else’s good fortune

for my part British & World English

As far as I am (or he, she, etc., is) concerned

keep someone in his place British & World English

Keep someone from becoming presumptuous

put someone in his place British & World English

Deflate or humiliate someone regarded as being presumptuous

that's your problem British & World English

Used to express one’s lack of interest in or sympathy with another person’s problems

rather you than me British & World English

Used to convey that one would be reluctant oneself to undertake a particular task undertaken by someone else

rest his soul British & World English

Used to express a wish that God should grant someone’s soul peace

hers British & World English

Used to refer to a thing or things belonging to or associated with a female person or animal previously mentioned

his British & World English

Used to refer to a thing or things belonging to or associated with a male person or animal previously mentioned

mine1 British & World English

Used to refer to a thing or things belonging to or associated with the speaker

ours British & World English

Used to refer to a thing or things belonging to or associated with the speaker and one or more other people previously mentioned or easily identified

theirs British & World English

Used to refer to a thing or things belonging to or associated with two or more people or things previously mentioned

them British & World English

Used as the object of a verb or preposition to refer to two or more people or things previously mentioned or easily identified

us British & World English

Used by a speaker to refer to himself or herself and one or more other people as the object of a verb or preposition

yours British & World English

Used to refer to a thing or things belonging to or associated with the person or people that the speaker is addressing

one's all British & World English

One’s whole strength or resources

one's best in best British & World English

The highest standard or level that someone or something can reach

to someone's cost British & World English

With loss or disadvantage to someone

to one's face British & World English

Openly in one’s presence

to one's feet British & World English

To a standing position

hie British & World English

Go quickly

one's kind British & World English

People with whom one has a great deal in common

someone's kind British & World English

Used to express disapproval of a certain type of person

—— one's last British & World English

Do something for the last time

the/one's late in late British & World English

(Of a specified person) no longer alive

one's mark British & World English

Something which is particularly typical of or suitable for someone

mine2 British & World English

Dig in (the earth) for coal or other minerals

on her beam ends British & World English

(Of a ship) heeled over on its side; almost capsized

in her complement British & World English

(Of the moon) depicted as full

to one's bones British & World English

Used to emphasize the essential nature of a specified quality

to one's credit British & World English

Used to indicate that something praiseworthy has been achieved, especially despite difficulties

dismay British & World English

Concern and distress caused by something unexpected

do a —— British & World English

Behave in a manner characteristic of (a specified person)

to one's liking British & World English

To one’s taste; pleasing

regret British & World English

A feeling of sadness, repentance, or disappointment over an occurrence or something that one has done or failed to do

taste British & World English

A person’s tendency to like or be interested in something


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