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Would you help me address these envelopes?
This letter is addressed to Alice McQueen.
to address a meeting/conference/audience/assembly
He turned his head to address me.
Throughout the conversation, he addressed his remarks to my husband.
We were all addressed by our last name.
His stepchildren address him as “Mr. H.”
Governments have been slow to address the problem of global warming.
A number of issues are being addressed.
We need to address ourselves to the question of cost.
All inquiries should be addressed to the head office.
This is the American English definition of address. View British English definition of address.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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