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to express something using words
to use words to communicate
to talk to someone about something
to express thoughts, feelings, or information to another person or animal, for example by speaking or writing
formal to express an idea clearly and in detail.
formal to speak directly to someone who is with you
literary to say something
to talk in a way that other people can understand
to express something such as your feelings in words
to express your feelings or ideas with words
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in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
to get a score in golf of one shot more than par
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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