Tag: meaning

14 What is the exact meaning of being at work? 2020-04-06T23:09:54.080

14 Meaning of "it is as necessary... as vigorous... as it is..." in this long sentence 2020-06-03T22:49:16.277

13 Between two options, which does "former" refer to and which does "latter"? 2013-01-23T21:07:52.413

13 Does "hardly" have a unified meaning? 2013-01-23T22:06:27.760

13 How does 'all' work in "Are these two agreements all right?" 2013-03-24T17:45:14.160

13 "I only teach you" vs. "I teach only you" vs. "I teach you only" 2014-01-18T16:13:11.590

13 Difference between "I'm in the school" and "I'm in school" 2014-10-22T16:12:52.240

13 "Be yet to do" vs "have yet to do" 2014-12-13T16:28:33.463

13 R-Ariz. -- what does this shorthand stand for? 2014-12-30T14:21:12.703

13 swag (slang) -- what does this word really mean? 2015-01-28T02:43:37.473

13 stairwell or staircase 2016-01-14T18:45:38.647

13 Does "People hate me for being jealous." mean 'they hate me because they are jealous' or 'because I am jealous'? 2016-04-12T10:58:01.700

13 What does "to pump a shotgun" mean? 2016-07-05T21:04:23.633

13 Help understanding these cake puns from a CNN Student News video 2016-11-10T06:58:55.113

13 How would people use "cherry-pick"? 2017-01-31T18:21:14.507

13 A confusion about meaning of "in 4" in this sentence 2017-06-08T12:46:49.627

13 What does this sentence in Harry Potter mean? 2017-07-27T14:28:05.903

13 What does “produce” mean here? 2018-04-19T14:09:17.880

13 What's the meaning "be from money"? 2018-08-08T08:36:43.373

13 What does "living in refusal" mean? 2018-11-01T09:37:24.793

13 What do "high sea" and "carry" mean in this sentence? 2019-03-28T22:18:15.210

13 What does “studies need to be taken with more than the usual grain of salt” mean? 2019-10-17T18:53:39.187

13 What does "worry" mean in "The old farmer would stroke his whiskers and worry"? 2020-06-07T07:50:36.030

13 How do you read "ten twenty a hundred thousand dollars" in this context? 2020-09-01T11:39:34.723

12 Verbs ending in -th 2013-01-26T09:26:18.527

12 Froth and foam, which one is preferred? 2013-03-14T19:31:09.960

12 Is "all but" really ambiguous? 2013-09-24T11:14:57.350

12 What does "keeping someone in shoe leather" mean? 2014-03-03T10:12:24.467

12 What does "pie" mean in the following sentence? 2014-03-31T16:03:54.680

12 Stative verbs in the progressive 2014-08-06T14:54:16.527

12 What does "in a nut shell" mean in this context? 2014-09-20T10:02:51.577

12 What do StackExchange "beta" and "meta" mean? 2014-09-25T06:00:54.733

12 "I'm teaching at university VS I teach at university" 2015-01-21T10:13:21.693

12 What is the difference between a company, organisation, industry, firm, corporation and business? 2015-07-06T05:17:48.260

12 dog's-eye view -- meaning 2015-07-29T11:42:49.630

12 meaning of 'sold' in the context 2015-10-05T10:41:44.207

12 what does yonge mean? 2015-10-12T03:47:48.590

12 How does a "parent" generate a "sister"? 2016-10-02T08:39:16.303

12 What's the meaning of "farmer by trade"? 2016-12-21T22:06:39.073

12 Difference between will and shall 2017-03-30T19:49:28.937

12 What is the meaning of "to slur about"? 2018-07-19T13:55:59.540

12 What does "Candygram" mean? 2018-07-31T08:36:17.617

12 What is the meaning of "it" in "as luck would have it"? 2019-06-29T10:56:02.353

12 Difference between "infected with" and "infected by" 2020-04-29T01:17:28.990

11 "Filled in for someone" meaning 2013-01-24T10:48:01.050

11 What does "gas and alcohol don't mix" mean? 2013-02-18T13:41:29.653

11 "expected never" vs. "never expected" 2013-03-19T22:07:24.587

11 Paint vs Draw Difference in meaning 2013-06-23T14:50:21.070

11 What is the difference between "jarring" and "grating" when we refer to sounds? 2013-12-18T03:07:14.407

11 Is “stop believing that your current state is anything but temporary” a mistake in meaning here? 2014-06-30T23:35:51.297

11 Difference between "much, many, a lot of and lots of" 2014-08-18T11:42:07.990

11 What does "ain't" mean in "if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it"? 2015-01-15T13:29:35.000

11 black—his gloves of finest mole -- what is mole? 2015-04-27T18:38:13.740

11 What does "record" mean in 'his record as a married man'? 2015-07-14T15:06:27.930

11 What do I do now? Punt! -- what exactly is meant by "punt" here? 2015-11-22T15:50:42.940

11 'Thank you for taking your time writing' or 'Thank you for taking your time to write' ? 2016-07-27T15:19:53.160

11 What does this structure mean: "to be had"? 2016-08-12T11:12:23.127

11 I want to know the what part of speech is this, the word 'fit' in this sentence 2016-11-13T14:59:55.293

11 What does ''overdue for a spurt'' mean? 2016-11-20T09:43:28.633

11 What can "ride straight" possibly mean in this? 2017-01-30T18:25:15.437

11 I need to rewrite this sentence while keeping the same meaning and starting with the given word(s) 2017-07-11T06:36:12.570

11 What does 'saw myself going' mean in the context? 2018-08-21T15:57:58.250

11 What's the meaning of "Ride The Cyclone"? 2018-10-15T11:11:44.350

11 Is "too few" equivalent to "not enough"? 2018-10-16T05:30:20.870

11 Meaning of "be of" in the given context 2018-11-06T03:37:26.203

11 What does "ground" mean in this sentence? And what is the sentence saying? 2018-11-08T19:02:45.010

11 "[A] voice that bored a thousand ships into sinking themselves" 2018-12-06T11:58:15.853

11 What does it mean when the wife in the picture says "I wear the brains in the family."? 2019-01-17T06:12:07.783

11 Why "be dealt cards" rather than "be dealing cards"? 2019-03-26T06:54:30.403

11 What does "I’d sit this one out, Cap," imply or mean in the context? 2019-03-27T05:11:41.750

11 What does 'made on' mean here? 2019-05-02T15:31:23.193

11 Phrase: the sun is out 2019-10-13T19:17:45.730

11 Meaning of the word "innocent" in "innocent of any logical coherence" 2020-01-09T13:50:11.463

11 "Let's hear it for these ..." Why use "hear" rather than "listen", does that mean the audience do not need to pay much attention? 2020-02-10T13:57:23.677

11 What does the word "evening-in" mean here? 2020-05-20T20:12:57.067

10 What does "they blew everyone away" mean? 2013-02-17T22:46:46.583

10 What does "Don't take my words at face value" mean? 2013-03-16T04:16:01.083

10 Meaning of "boilerplate" 2013-04-25T17:46:08.290

10 What is the difference between "I am done" and "I am through"? 2014-09-28T14:32:49.483

10 Difference between "if only" and "only if" 2014-10-11T12:39:28.097

10 "few and far between" meaning 2015-02-09T07:27:30.363

10 "Tick" vs. "check" the box 2015-09-11T03:29:25.853

10 Does "Do you have some Chinese in you?" refer to parents or to interests? 2016-04-18T15:33:09.767

10 What does "push to close" mean? 2016-07-10T18:43:31.763

10 What is the meaning of "land-stomach"? 2016-11-26T01:52:50.903

10 How do I understand a sentence without subject and verb in novels? 2017-05-28T13:40:39.313

10 What does "bare up" mean in here? 2017-08-02T14:36:26.387

10 Why are tantrums "thrown" and not "burst"? 2017-10-01T13:42:26.570

10 What's the meaning of this expression? to see someone to bed 2018-01-01T12:58:04.530

10 What's the difference between "veggie" and "vegetable"? 2018-09-05T06:11:05.597

10 Why the hood is also called bonnet? 2018-12-11T07:17:14.317

10 What does "rabbited" mean/imply in this sentence? 2019-04-09T09:51:27.890

10 What does "tea juice" mean in this context? 2019-05-27T21:20:19.227

10 'provocative' vs 'sexy' 2019-10-06T06:11:25.443

10 What does “not one of them“ mean? 2020-04-12T19:43:58.233

9 Meaning and usage of ain't 2013-01-25T12:45:19.617

9 Difference between “They are goofing” and “They are goofing off”? 2013-02-17T11:03:08.157

9 How can I explain the difference between 'suppose', 'assume', and 'presume'? 2013-08-21T23:59:38.337

9 What is the difference between "setup" and "install" based on computer programs? 2013-09-27T08:21:27.400