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used to speak in general rather than specific way about something
- It's difficult to describe but it's kind of roundish and similar to an orange.
Recent Words of the Day
to commit to
a better word to use than 'can' for IELTS writing - determined
- Governments have to be committed to doing what is best for their country.
to proceed slowly and carefully
- we moved the glass sculpture gingerly into position
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