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Expressing motion in the direction of (a particular location)

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

Alternative Investment Market (a subsidiary market of the London Stock Exchange that allows small companies to be traded without the expense of a full market listing)

air British & World English

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

ape British & World English

A large primate that lacks a tail, including the gorilla, chimpanzees, orangutan, and gibbons

arc British & World English

A part of a curve, especially a part of the circumference of a circle

ARC British & World English

(In the UK) Agricultural Research Council

ask British & World English

Say something in order to obtain an answer or some information

awe British & World English

A feeling of reverential respect mixed with fear or wonder

axe British & World English

A tool used for chopping wood, typically of iron with a steel edge and wooden handle

baa British & World English

(Of a sheep or lamb) bleat

bag British & World English

A flexible container with an opening at the top, used for carrying things

ban1 British & World English

Officially or legally prohibit (something)

ban2 British & World English

A monetary unit of Romania, equal to one hundredth of a leu

bar1 British & World English

A long rigid piece of wood, metal, or similar material, typically used as an obstruction, fastening, or weapon


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