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Mar
27
revised In the phrase “common sense”, in what sense of the word is “common” used?
senses tag
Mar
27
revised Origin of “quarters” in the sense of living area
senses tag
Mar
27
revised Why did Old Testament scholars choose to employ “to know” in a sexual sense?
senses tag
Mar
27
revised senses wiki excerpt
added 94 characters in body
Mar
27
revised Alternative definitions of wifebeater
senses tag
Mar
27
revised Etymology of a strange sense of “kick”, as in, “I'm on a Sailor Moon kick right now”
senses tag
Mar
27
revised How does the “partial” in “I'm partial to” relate to the “partial” in “partial fraction”?
senses tag
Mar
27
revised In what senses are 'at' and 'all' used in the phrase “at all”?
senses tag
Mar
27
revised Religious sense of “minister”
senses tag
Mar
27
revised Are older senses of “anent” still alive in any dialect?
senses tag
Mar
27
revised Which senses of “announce” and “indicate” are most appropriate here?
senses tag
Mar
27
revised How to analyze lightly varying senses of adjective *very*
senses tag
Mar
27
revised Which is the older sense of the word “linguist”?
tweak wording; link to defs cited; block quote; new "senses" tag
Mar
8
revised English from Icelandic?
expand
Feb
14
revised “Information is a distinction that makes a difference” - Donald MacKay
redundancy tag
Feb
13
revised Why does “quadratic” describe second power while “quad” usually describes “four”?
maths tag is better, these others too
Jan
25
revised Are/were these strings of decorative colourful triangles known as “dags”?
more details
Jan
23
revised What do you call those divisions of a book bigger than a paragraph but smaller than a chapter?
s/layer/lawyer/g
Jan
21
revised “of” or “for” - which is correct?
re tag
Dec
10
revised Term for the state of a deciduous tree during winter?
noun and adj are OK