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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    to work hard

    "Why not come and chat with me," said the Grasshopper, "instead of toiling and moiling in that way?"

    Submitted by Ali from Pakistan on 22/11/2016
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    to move around in confusion

    The Vogon stared down at him as sluggish thoughts moiled around in the murky depths.

    Submitted by Ali from Pakistan on 22/11/2016


a rainbow produced when water droplets in the air reflect light from the moon rather than the sun

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platform capitalism

a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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