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noun English pronunciation in British English /ˈɪŋɡlɪʃ/
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    the English

    [plural] the people of England. You use Englishman or Englishwoman to talk about one English person

    The English are often regarded as being cold and reserved.

creep

used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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sandwich woman

a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career

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