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  • 1 Before — Be*fore , prep. [OE. beforen, biforen, before, AS. beforan; pref. be + foran, fore, before. See {Be }, and {Fore}.] 1. In front of; preceding in space; ahead of; as, to stand before the fire; before the house. [1913 Webster] His angel, who shall… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Before the mast — Before Be*fore , prep. [OE. beforen, biforen, before, AS. beforan; pref. be + foran, fore, before. See {Be }, and {Fore}.] 1. In front of; preceding in space; ahead of; as, to stand before the fire; before the house. [1913 Webster] His angel, who …

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  • 3 Before the wind — Before Be*fore , prep. [OE. beforen, biforen, before, AS. beforan; pref. be + foran, fore, before. See {Be }, and {Fore}.] 1. In front of; preceding in space; ahead of; as, to stand before the fire; before the house. [1913 Webster] His angel, who …

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  • 4 this — I. pronoun (plural these) Etymology: Middle English, pronoun & adjective, from Old English thes (masculine), this (neuter); akin to Old High German dese this, Old English thæt that Date: before 12th century 1. a. (1) the person, thing, or idea… …

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  • 5 This Is Spinal Tap — This article is about the film. For the soundtrack album, see This Is Spinal Tap (album). This Is Spinal Tap 2000 theatrical rerelease poster Directed by Rob R …

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  • 6 This — ([th][i^]s), pron. & a.; pl. {These} ([th][=e]z). [OE. this, thes, AS. [eth][=e]s, masc., [eth]e[ o]s, fem., [eth]is, neut.; akin to OS. these, D. deze, G. dieser, OHG. diser, deser, Icel. [thorn]essi; originally from the definite article + a… …

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  • 7 before you know it — {adv. phr.} Sooner than one would expect. * /Don t despair; we ll be finished with this work before you know it!/ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 8 before you know it — {adv. phr.} Sooner than one would expect. * /Don t despair; we ll be finished with this work before you know it!/ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 9 Before Night Falls — (ISBN 1 852 42808 2) is the 1992 autobiography of gay Cuban writer Reinaldo Arenas, describing his life in Cuba, his time in prison, and his ultimate escape to the United States. It was on the New York Times list of the ten best books of the year …

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  • 10 This Hour Has 22 Minutes — infobox television |Lop show name = This Hour Has 22 Minutes format = comedy runtime = 22 Minutes creator = Mary Walsh Rick Mercer starring = Cathy Jones Mark Critch Shaun Majumder Gavin Crawford Geri Hall country = Canada network = CBC first… …

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  • 11 This Sporting Life — Infobox Film name = This Sporting Life image size = imdb id = 0057578 writer = David Storey starring = Richard Harris Rachel Roberts Alan Badel William Hartnell director = Lindsay Anderson producer = Karel Reisz cinematography = Denys Coop music …

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  • 12 This Narrow Road — Infobox Album Name = This Narrow Road Type = Album Artist = Jandek Released = 2001 Recorded = Unknown Genre = A cappella/Spoken word/ Outsider Music Length = 57:19 Label = Corwood Industries Producer = Corwood Industries Reviews = Last album =… …

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  • 13 Before the wind — Wind Wind (w[i^]nd, in poetry and singing often w[imac]nd; 277), n. [AS. wind; akin to OS., OFries., D., & G. wind, OHG. wint, Dan. & Sw. vind, Icel. vindr, Goth winds, W. gwynt, L. ventus, Skr. v[=a]ta (cf. Gr. ah ths a blast, gale, ah^nai to… …

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  • 14 List of battles before 601 — List of battles: before 601 601 1400 1401 1800 1801 1900 1901 2000 2001 current See also: List of Roman battles Before 500 BC5th century BC4th century BC*398 BC Siege of Motya Phoenician city Motya sacked. *397 BC Battle of Messene Ionian Greek… …

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  • 15 Decision Before Dawn — Theatrical release poster Directed by Anatole Litvak Produced by Anatole Litvak …

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  • 16 "If This Goes On—" — infobox short story | name = If This Goes On title orig = translator = author = Robert A. Heinlein country = United States language = English series = genre = Science fiction short story publication type = Periodical published in = Astounding… …

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  • 17 What of this — What What, pron., a., & adv. [AS. hw[ae]t, neuter of hw[=a] who; akin to OS. hwat what, OFries. hwet, D. & LG. wat, G. was, OHG. waz, hwaz, Icel. hvat, Sw. & Dan. hvad, Goth. hwa. [root]182. See {Who}.] [1913 Webster] 1. As an interrogative… …

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  • 18 To put this and that — Put Put, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Put}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Putting}.] [AS. potian to thrust: cf. Dan. putte to put, to put into, Fries. putje; perh. akin to W. pwtio to butt, poke, thrust; cf. also Gael. put to push, thrust, and E. potter, v. i.] 1. To …

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  • 19 To set before — Set Set (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root… …

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  • 20 Does This Look Infected? — Studio album by Sum 41 Released November 26, 2002 …

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