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verb [transitive] [often passive] American English pronunciation: term /tɜrm/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyterm
he/she/itterms
present participleterming
past tensetermed
past participletermed
  1. to use a particular word or phrase to describe or refer to someone or something

    One critic termed him "the finest essayist in the United States."

    Some of our victories this season could be termed lucky.

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a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on

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