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Expressive

ɪkˈspres.ɪv

Meanings of Expressive:

adjective

Effectively conveying thought or feeling.

Usage examples:

She has big expressive eyes

Expressively

ɪkˈspres.ɪv.li

Meanings of Expressively:

adverb

In a way that is expressive (= showing what someone thinks or feels)

Usage examples:

She danced the part of giselle very expressively., the old woman shrugged expressively.

Expressiveness

ɪkˈspres.ɪv.nəs

Meanings of Expressiveness:

noun

The quality of effectively conveying a thought or feeling.

Usage examples:

You will be floored by the expressiveness of her eyes

Expressly

ɪkˈsprɛsli

Meanings of Expressly:

adverb

Explicitly; clearly.

Usage examples:

She was expressly forbidden to use the stove

Meanings of Expresso:

noun

A type of strong black coffee made by forcing steam through ground coffee beans.

Usage examples:

He bought an espresso and a couple of croissants

Expressway

ɪkˈspres.weɪ

Meanings of Expressway:

noun

An urban motorway.

Usage examples:

I was in the passenger seat of a friend's car a few weeks ago, championing this city's underground …

Meanings of Expressways:

noun

An urban motorway.

Usage examples:

I was in the passenger seat of a friend's car a few weeks ago, championing this city's underground …

Meanings of Expropriate:

verb

(of the state or an authority) take (property) from its owner for public use or benefit.

Usage examples:

Their assets were expropriated by the government

Expropriated

ɪksˈprəʊprɪeɪt

Meanings of Expropriated:

verb

(of the state or an authority) take (property) from its owner for public use or benefit.

Usage examples:

Their assets were expropriated by the government

Expropriates

ɪkˈsprəʊ.pri.eɪt

Meanings of Expropriates:

verb

(of the state or an authority) take (property) from its owner for public use or benefit.

Usage examples:

Their assets were expropriated by the government

Expropriating

ɪkˈsprəʊ.pri.eɪt

Meanings of Expropriating:

verb

(of the state or an authority) take (property) from its owner for public use or benefit.

Usage examples:

Their assets were expropriated by the government

Expropriation

ɪkˌsprəʊ.priˈeɪ.ʃən

Meanings of Expropriation:

noun

The action by the state or an authority of taking property from its owner for public use or benefit.

Usage examples:

The decree provided for the expropriation of church land and buildings

Expropriations

ɪkˌsprəʊ.priˈeɪ.ʃən

Meanings of Expropriations:

noun

The action by the state or an authority of taking property from its owner for public use or benefit.

Usage examples:

The decree provided for the expropriation of church land and buildings

Meanings of Expropriator:

noun

A person or organization that takes away money or property, especially for public use with little or no payment to the owner, or for personal use illegally

Usage examples:

The property was taken from its owner by the expropriator., he exposed today not as a creator of we…

Meanings of Expulsion:

noun

The action of forcing someone to leave an organization.

Usage examples:

His expulsion from the union

Expulsions

ɪkˈspʌl.ʃən

Meanings of Expulsions:

noun

The action of forcing someone to leave an organization.

Usage examples:

His expulsion from the union

Expunge

ɪkˈspʌndʒ

Meanings of Expunge:

verb

Obliterate or remove completely (something unwanted or unpleasant).

Usage examples:

The kind of man that could expunge an unsatisfactory incident from his memory

Expunged

ɪkˈspʌndʒ

Meanings of Expunged:

verb

Obliterate or remove completely (something unwanted or unpleasant).

Usage examples:

The kind of man that could expunge an unsatisfactory incident from his memory

Expunges

ɪkˈspʌndʒ

Meanings of Expunges:

verb

Obliterate or remove completely (something unwanted or unpleasant).

Usage examples:

The kind of man that could expunge an unsatisfactory incident from his memory

Expunging

ɪkˈspʌndʒ

Meanings of Expunging:

verb

Obliterate or remove completely (something unwanted or unpleasant).

Usage examples:

The kind of man that could expunge an unsatisfactory incident from his memory

Expurgate

ˈek.spə.ɡeɪt

Meanings of Expurgate:

verb

Remove matter thought to be objectionable or unsuitable from (a text or account).

Usage examples:

Editors heavily expurgated the novel before its initial publication

Expurgated

ˈek.spə.ɡeɪ.tɪd

Meanings of Expurgated:

adjective

(of a text or account) having had objectionable or unsuitable matter removed.

Usage examples:

An expurgated english translation
verb

Remove matter thought to be objectionable or unsuitable from (a text or account).

Usage examples:

Editors heavily expurgated the novel before its initial publication

Expurgates

ˈek.spə.ɡeɪt

Meanings of Expurgates:

verb

Remove matter thought to be objectionable or unsuitable from (a text or account).

Usage examples:

Editors heavily expurgated the novel before its initial publication

Expurgating

ˈek.spə.ɡeɪt

Meanings of Expurgating:

verb

Remove matter thought to be objectionable or unsuitable from (a text or account).

Usage examples:

Editors heavily expurgated the novel before its initial publication

Meanings of Expurgation:

noun

The act of removing parts of a piece of writing that are considered likely to cause offence, or a piece of writing that has had parts removed like this

Usage examples:

The publication now undergoes a great deal of expurgation., thomas bowdler published expurgations o…

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