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things  

EN[θɪŋz]
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Fchoses
  • NomBFthing
    1. plural of thing.
      1. One's clothes, furniture, luggage, or possessions collectively; stuff.
        1. Ole Golly just had indoor things and outdoor things.... She just had yards and yards of tweed which enveloped her like a lot of discarded blankets, which ballooned out when she walked, and which she referred to as her Things. —Louise Fitzhugh, Harriet the Spy (1964)
    2. Plus d'exemples
      1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
        • Among the rest by fortune overthrowne, I am not least, that most may waile her fate: My fame and brute, abroad the world is blowne, Who can forget a thing thus done so late?
        • People do that sort of thing every day, without ever stopping to reflect on the consequences.
        • I've got some things to do for about an hour. After that, get at me.
      2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
        • Things would soon become bigger than the local nighteries.
        • Things have been better since the boss has been laying off a little.
        • Things went well through the crisp toasts with oiled acciughe, blistered friggitello peppers from the garden.
      3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
        • The wussification of Texas is all about those little things.
        • He promised himself that no matter what happened he would not do the tongue-lolling thing.
        • The freezing rain covered our windshield with ice and we couldn't see a thing.

    Meaning of things for the defined word.

    Grammaticalement, ce mot "things" est un nom, plus spécifiquement, un formes de noun.
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      Liens Connexes:
      1. en thingstead
      2. en things-in-themselves
      3. en things that go bump in the night
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