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old-fashioned used for showing that you are surprised or a little annoyed
Britishinformal old-fashioned used for expressing surprise or anger
informal old-fashioned used for expressing surprise or slight worry
used for showing surprise
used for emphasizing what you are saying or for expressing surprise
used when you are very angry or shocked
used for expressing surprise
used for showing surprise or pleasure
informal old-fashioned used for expressing surprise or anger
Britishinformal old-fashioned used for expressing surprise
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
a coloured substance that you can put on your eyelids
moving with rhythm, together as one
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