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  • List of British words not widely used in the United States — Differences between American and British English American English …   Wikipedia

  • List of American words not widely used in the United Kingdom — This is a list of American words not widely used in the United Kingdom.* Words with specific American meanings that have different meanings in British English and/or additional meanings common to both dialects (e.g. pants , crib ) are to be found …   Wikipedia

  • widely — wide|ly W2 [ˈwaıdli] adv 1.) in a lot of different places or by a lot of people ▪ Organic food is now widely available. ▪ an author who had travelled widely in the Far East ▪ a widely used method ▪ These laws were widely regarded as too strict. ▪ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • widely — wide|ly [ waıdli ] adverb *** 1. ) by a lot of people or in a lot of places: It is widely expected that the mayor will make an announcement this morning. He has traveled widely in North and South America. The drug is widely used in the treatment… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • used — adj. VERBS ▪ be, look ▪ The board game looked used. ADVERB ▪ commonly, extensively, frequently, regularly …   Collocations dictionary

  • widely*/*/ — [ˈwaɪdli] adv 1) by a lot of people, or in a lot of places He has travelled widely in South America.[/ex] The drug is widely used in the treatment of cancer.[/ex] 2) by a large amount, or to a large degree widely different views[/ex] Prices vary… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • used — 1. verb /juːzd,juːzd,juːst/ to perform habitually; to be accustomed [to doing something] In 1866 Colonel J. F. Meline noted that the rebozo<!Italic in original had almost disappeared in Santa Fe and that hoop skirts, on sale in the stores,… …   Wiktionary

  • widely — adv. Widely is used with these adjectives: ↑acceptable, ↑accessible, ↑applicable, ↑available, ↑diverse, ↑experienced, ↑influential, ↑popular, ↑representative, ↑scattered, ↑unpopular …   Collocations dictionary

  • widely held — adj. Widely held is used with these nouns: ↑assumption, ↑belief, ↑perception, ↑view …   Collocations dictionary

  • List of terms used for Germans — There are many alternative ways to describe the people of Germany, though in English the official designated nationality as well as the standard noun is German. (see also demonym). During the early Renaissance, German implied that the person… …   Wikipedia

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