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to British & World English

Expressing motion in the direction of (a particular location)

close the door on British & World English

Exclude the opportunity for

in excess British & World English

Exceeding the proper amount or degree

be no friend of British & World English

Show no support or sympathy for

go it British & World English

Act in an energetic or dissipated way

at heel British & World English

(Of a dog) close to and slightly behind its owner

within an inch of one's life British & World English

Almost to the point of death

come into one's kingdom British & World English

Achieve recognition or supremacy

go on the offensive British & World English

Take the initiative by beginning to attack or act aggressively

pip someone at the post British & World English

Defeat someone at the last moment

born in the purple British & World English

Born into a reigning family or privileged class

on one side British & World English

Out of one’s way; aside

ax British & World English

Dialect and West Indian form of ask.

Be British & World English

The chemical element beryllium

BE British & World English

Bachelor of Education

cc British & World English

Carbon copy (used as an indication that a duplicate has been or should be sent to another person)

CC British & World English

City Council

DH1 British & World English

A designated hitter

DH2 British & World English

A person’s husband (used in electronic communication)

DJ1 British & World English

A person who introduces and plays recorded popular music on radio

DJ2 British & World English

A dinner jacket

do1 British & World English

Perform (an action, the precise nature of which is often unspecified)

do2 British & World English

Variant spelling of doh.

go1 British & World English

Move from one place to another; travel

go2 British & World English

A Japanese board game of territorial possession and capture

IM British & World English

An instant message

OK1 British & World English

Used to express agreement or acceptance

OK2 British & World English

Oklahoma (in official postal use)

TP British & World English

Toilet paper

up British & World English

Towards a higher place or position

be English Thesaurus

there was this boy who lived next door

do English Thesaurus

she is expected to do most of the manual work

go English Thesaurus

she went forwards, step by step

OK English Thesaurus

OK, I'll go with him

ace British & World English

A playing card with a single spot on it, ranked as the highest card in its suit in most card games

ACE British & World English

Army Corps of Engineers

act British & World English

Take action; do something

ACT British & World English

Advance corporation tax

add British & World English

Join (something) to something else so as to increase the size, number, or amount

ADD British & World English

Analogue digital digital, indicating that a music recording was made in analogue format before being mastered and stored digitally

age British & World English

The length of time that a person has lived or a thing has existed

aid British & World English

Help, typically of a practical nature

AID British & World English

Artificial insemination by donor

ail British & World English

Trouble or afflict (someone) in mind or body

aim British & World English

Point or direct (a weapon or camera) at a target

AIM British & World English

(In the UK) Alternative Investment Market

air British & World English

The invisible gaseous substance surrounding the earth, a mixture mainly of oxygen and nitrogen


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