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Today's Word/phrase:

Joe Public

the ordinary person

  • this Government needs to address the issues that matter to joe public if they want a second term in office

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Recent Words of the Day

  

on target

going to achieve your goals

  • Our latest figures show that we are on target to reach this month's sales forecast.

legit

to describe when something is bona-fide or follows the rules (short for legitimate)

  • is this contract all legit? Yes, we've had it checked over by the legal department

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