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We are social beings as well as individuals.
a being from outer space
their belief in the supernatural beings that surrounded them
an idea that shook her to the very core of her being
at the moment when the Earth came into being
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used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend
the bone at the front of your lower leg, between your knee and your ankle. A more usual word is...
a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career
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Definition of being from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.