Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

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    shaI st@r

    a person, usu. a lawyer, who uses underhanded, unethical methods.
    That shyster accepted her fee for his services but did almost nothing for her.

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  • Vocabulary of the Day

    neI seI @r

    a person who refuses, denies, or opposes, esp. because of cynicism or pessimism.
    They went ahead with their ambitious plan despite the arguments of the naysayers.

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ihn valv

transitive verb
definition 1:  to include as a necessary or inevitable part, condition, or result.
example:  Establishing a new business involves risk.
example:  Playing on the team involves a considerable investment of time.
example:  The job involves dealing with customers and placing orders.

definition 2:  to bring into connection or concern with.
example:  Please don’t involve me in this battle you’re having with your mother.

definition 3:  to engross; to command the attention of.
example:  Her husband complains that her work involves her completely.
example:  He was involved in the game and didn’t want to talk on the phone.

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