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  • 1 Please — may refer to:* PLEASE, a keyword in the INTERCAL programming language * Please (album), an album by Pet Shop Boysongs * Please , a song by The Apples in Stereo from the album Velocity of Sound * Please (Toni Braxton song), a song by Toni Braxton… …

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  • 2 Please — Studioalbum von Pet Shop Boys Veröffentlichung 24. März 1986 Aufnahme 1984 1985 Label …

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  • 3 Please — Please, Please Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Please, Please/Don t Stop Me Now» Sencillo de McFLY del álbum Motion In The Ocean Publicación 17 de julio de 2006 Formato CD Single …

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  • 4 please — (v.) early 14c., to be agreeable, from O.Fr. plaisir (Fr. plaire) to please, from L. placere to be acceptable, be liked, be approved, related to placare to soothe, quiet, from PIE root *p(e)lag to smooth, make even (Cf. Gk. plax, gen. plakos… …

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  • 5 please — vb Please, gratify, delight, rejoice, gladden, tickle, regale mean to make happy or to be a cause of happiiress. Please usually implies an agreement with one s wishes, tastes, or aspirations and a happiness which ranges from mere content and the… …

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  • 6 please — [plēz] vt. pleased, pleasing [ME plaisen < MFr plaisir < L placere, to please, akin to placidus, gentle, mild, placare, to calm, soothe < IE * plāk , flat, smooth < base * plā > PLAIN1] 1. to be agreeable to; give pleasure to;… …

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  • 7 please to — please, also (now rare) please to A polite formula equivalent to ↑if you please above, now felt as imperative, perhaps orig from the older please it you or please it (sometimes printed pleaseth in Shakespeare) or please you may it please you • •… …

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  • 8 Please — Please, v. i. 1. To afford or impart pleasure; to excite agreeable emotions. [1913 Webster] What pleasing scemed, for her now pleases more. Milton. [1913 Webster] For we that live to please, must please to live. Johnson. [1913 Webster] 2. To have …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Please — Студийный альбом Pet Shop Boys …

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  • 10 please — The use of please by itself, as in Will you come in, please?, is a reduced form of may it (so) please you. It was first recorded in the 17c, but was not used by Shakespeare, whose shortest form is please you …

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  • 11 Please — Please, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pleased}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pleasing}.] [OE. plesen, OF. plaisir, fr. L. placere, akin to placare to reconcile. Cf. {Complacent}, {Placable}, {Placid}, {Plea}, {Plead}, {Pleasure}.] 1. To give pleasure to; to excite… …

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  • 12 please — ► VERB 1) cause to feel happy and satisfied. 2) wish or desire: do as you please. 3) (please oneself) take only one s own wishes into consideration. 4) (if you please) used in polite requests or to express indignation. ► ADVERB ▪ …

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  • 13 please — [pliz] adv. (mot phrase). ÉTYM. Mot angl., « s il vous plaît », de to please « faire plaisir, agréer ». ❖ ♦ Anglic. fam. (Plais.). S il vous plaît. 0 Un renseignement supplémentaire, please. Mon témoin a perdu sa place et j aimerais vérifier s il …

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  • 14 please — (izg. plȋz) DEFINICIJA žarg. (u izražavanju mladih) riječ za obraćanje i pojačanje [please, pokloni mi to; please, bit ću dobar]; molim, molim te ETIMOLOGIJA engl …

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  • 15 please — [v1] delight, make happy amuse, charm, cheer, content, enchant, entertain, fill the bill*, gladden, go over big*, grab, gratify, hit the spot*, humor, indulge, kill*, make the grade*, overjoy, satisfy, score, suit, sweep off feet*, tickle*,… …

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  • 16 please — index obey, pacify, pander, placate, propitiate, satisfy (fulfill) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …

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  • 17 pleaşe — pleáşe ( éşe), s.f. – Chelie, calviţie. sl. plĕsĭ (Miklosich, Lexicon, 578; Cihac, II, 262), cf. slov. plês, ceh. pleš. – Der. pleş, adj. (chel); pleşuv (var. pleşug, pleşiv), adj. (chel), cf. sl …

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  • 18 please — [[t]pli͟ːz[/t]] ♦♦ pleases, pleasing, pleased 1) ADV: ADV with cl (politeness) You say please when you are politely asking or inviting someone to do something. Can you help us please?... Would you please open the door?... Please come in... May I… …

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  • 19 please — please1 W2S1 [pli:z] interjection 1.) used to be polite when asking someone to do something ▪ Could you please clean up the living room? ▪ Sit down, please. ▪ Please be quiet! 2.) used to be polite when asking for something ▪ I d like a cup of… …

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  • 20 please — please1 [ pliz ] interjection *** 1. ) used as a polite way of asking for something or of asking someone to do something: Would you help me, please? Could I please have change for a dollar? Would you please tell me how much this costs? 2. ) used… …

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