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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

With the exclusion of.

Usage examples (39)
  • excepting Christmas we did not have one really pleasant holiday.
  • Preposition : excepting the last chapter, the book is finished
  • Verb (used with object) : present company excepted
  • Verb (used without object) : to except to a statement; to except against a witness for more
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