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used for introducing a statement, especially one that you make as a reply
used when you start telling someone something, for example something that you have just remembered
for the purpose of beginning a discussion
used when you have a sudden idea
used before you start to talk about a particular person or thing
used for beginning a statement or discussion
to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface
not skilful or sensitive
the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures
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Free thesaurus definition of ways of starting a statement or conversation from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.