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as\ you\ might\ suppose
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  • suppose — sup|pose W1S1 [səˈpəuz US ˈpouz] v [T] [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: supposer, from Latin supponere to put under, substitute , from sub ( SUB ) + ponere to put ] 1.) spoken I suppose a) used to say you think somethin …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • might — might1 W1S1 [maıt] modal v negative short form mightn t ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(possibility)¦ 2¦(suggesting)¦ 3¦(asking permission)¦ 4¦(somebody should have done something)¦ 5¦(past purpose)¦ 6 might I say/ask/add etc 7 I might say/add 8 I might have… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • might — I. /maɪt / (say muyt) verb (modal) 1. (expressing strong uncertainty): I suppose he might be angry when he finds out. 2. (referring to an event or situation contrary to fact): we might all have been killed. 3. (used in tentative suggestions): we… …   Australian English dictionary

  • suppose — [[t]səpo͟ʊz[/t]] ♦♦ supposes, supposing, supposed 1) VERB You can use suppose or supposing before mentioning a possible situation or action. You usually then go on to consider the effects that this situation or action might have. [V that] Suppose …   English dictionary

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  • Ninja (Dungeons & Dragons) — The ninja is a playable character class in the Dungeons Dragons fantasy role playing game. Contents 1 Publication history 1.1 Advanced Dungeons Dragons 1st edition (1977 1988) 1.2 …   Wikipedia

  • David Ward King — David Ward King, Inventor of the King Road Drag David Ward King (October 27, 1857 – February 9, 1920), a farmer who lived near Maitland, Missouri, was the inventor of the King road drag. His invention, which was the horse drawn forerunner of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Crossing Brooklyn Ferry — is a poem by Walt Whitman, and is part of his collection Leaves of Grass. It describes the ferry trip across the East River from Manhattan to Brooklyn at the exact location that was to become the Brooklyn Bridge. The poem specifically addresses… …   Wikipedia

  • negative propaganda —    the unfair denigration of opponents    Not much different from any other kind of propaganda, you might suppose, the word having come far since 1622, when Pope Gregory XV set up a body of cardinals under that title to propagate Roman… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • go to bed with —    to copulate with    Of either sex, and of homosexuality, although not necessarily in or on a bed:     Years ago she had gone to bed with him for a few weeks. (Amis, 1978 you might suppose they were a pair of invalids)     The idea of going to… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms