Thursday, September 21st, 2017
What Does It Cost To Renovate A Bathroom
(used interrogatively as a request for specific information):What is the matter?
(used interrogatively to inquire about the character, occupation, etc
, of a person):What does he do?
(used interrogatively to inquire as to the origin, identity, etc
, of something):What are those birds?
(used interrogatively to inquire as to the worth, usefulness, force, or importance of something):What is wealth without friends?
(used interrogatively to request a repetition of words or information not fully understood, usually used in elliptical constructions):You need what?
(used interrogatively to inquire the reason or purpose of something, usually used in elliptical constructions):What of it?
how much?:What does it cost?
(used relatively to indicate that which):I will send what was promised
whatever; anything that:Say what you please
Come what may
the kind of thing or person that:He said what everyone expected he would
They are just what I was expecting
as much as; as many as:We should each give what we can
the thing or fact that (used in parenthetic clauses):He went to the meeting and, what was worse, insisted on speaking
(used to indicate more to follow, additional possibilities, alternatives, etc
):You know what? Shall we go or what?
(used as an intensifier in exclamatory phrases, often followed by an indefinite article):What luck! What an idea!
don't you agree?:An unusual chap, what?
that; which; who:She's the one what told me
the true nature or identity of something, or the sum of its characteristics:a lecture on the whats and hows of crop rotation
(used interrogatively before nouns):What news? What clothes shall I pack?
whatever:Take what supplies you need
to what extent or degree? how much?:What does it matter?
(used to introduce a prepositional phrase beginning with with):What with storms and all, their return was delayed
for what reason or purpose? why?
(used in exclamatory expressions, often followed by a question):What, no salt?
as much as; as far as:He helps me what he can
but what, Informal
but that; but who; who or that … not:Who knows but what the sun may still shine
Say what?, Slang
(used especially among teenagers) What's that you say? Would you repeat that?
So what?, Informal
(an expression of disinterest, disinclination, or contempt
what for, why: What are you doing that for?You want that package now? What for? Older Use: Informal
a punishment or scolding: If he stays out late again, his parents are going to give him what for!
what have you, other things of the same kind; so forth:money, jewels, stocks, and what have you
what if, what would be the outcome if; suppose that:What if everyone who was invited comes?
what it takes, something that enables one to achieve success or attain a desired end, as good looks, ability, or money:There's a young woman who has what it takes to get along in the world
what's what, Informal
the true situation; all the facts:It's high time you told him what's what
a plural of doe
does [duhz] /dʌz/ Spell Syllables
As pronoun, nominative it,a
As possessive its or (Obsolete or Dialect) it,
As objective it;
As plural nominative they,
As possessive their or theirs,
As objective them
(used to represent an inanimate thing understood, previously mentioned, about to be mentioned, or present in the immediate context):It has whitewall tires and red upholstery
You can't tell a book by its cover
(used to represent a person or animal understood, previously mentioned, or about to be mentioned whose gender is unknown or disregarded):It was the largest ever caught off the Florida coast
Who was it? It was John
The horse had its saddle on
(used to represent a group understood or previously mentioned):The judge told the jury it must decide two issues
(used to represent a concept or abstract idea understood or previously stated):It all started with Adam and Eve
He has been taught to believe it all his life
(used to represent an action or activity understood, previously mentioned, or about to be mentioned):Since you don't like it, you don't have to go skiing
(used as the impersonal subject of the verb to be, especially to refer to time, distance, or the weather):It is six o'clock
It is five miles to town
It was foggy
(used in statements expressing an action, condition, fact, circumstance, or situation without reference to an agent):If it weren't for Edna, I wouldn't go
(used in referring to something as the origin or cause of pain, pleasure, etc
):Where does it hurt? It looks bad for the candidate
(used in referring to a source not specifically named or described):It is said that love is blind
(used in referring to the general state of affairs; circumstances, fate, or life in general):How's it going with you?
(used as an anticipatory subject or object to make a sentence more eloquent or suspenseful or to shift emphasis):It is necessary that you do your duty
It was a gun that he was carrying
(used instead of the pronoun its before a gerund):It having rained for only one hour didn't help the crops
(in children's games) the player called upon to perform some task, as, in tag, the one who must catch the other players
get with it, Slang
to become active or interested:He was warned to get with it or resign
have it, Informal
to love someone: She really has it bad for him
to possess the requisite abilities for something; be talented, adept, or proficient: In this business youeither have it or you don't
with it, Slang
aware of the latest fads, fashions, etc
attentive or alert: I'm just not with it early in the morning
understanding or appreciative of something, as jazz
being a member of the carnival
the price paid to acquire, produce, accomplish, or maintain anything:the high cost of a good meal
an outlay or expenditure of money, time, labor, trouble, etc
:What will the cost be to me?
a sacrifice, loss, or penalty:to work at the cost of one's health
money allowed to a successful party in a lawsuit in compensation for legal expenses incurred, chargeable to the unsuccessful party
money due to a court or one of its officers for services in a cause
As verb (used with object), cost or for , costed; costing
to require the payment of (money or something else of value) in an exchange:That camera cost $
to result in or entail the loss of:Carelessness costs lives
to cause to lose or suffer:The accident cost her a broken leg
to entail (effort or inconvenience):Courtesy costs little
to cause to pay or sacrifice:That request will cost us two weeks' extra work
to estimate or determine the cost of (manufactured articles, new processes, etc
):We have costed the manufacture of each item
As verb (used without object), costed or cost; costing
to estimate or determine costs, as of manufacturing something
As Verb phrases, past and past participle costed or cost;
As present participle costing
cost out, to calculate the cost of (a project, product, etc
) in advance:The firm that hired him just costed out a major construction project last month
at all costs, regardless of the effort involved; by any means necessary:The stolen painting must be recovered at all costs
Also, at any cost
(used for expressing motion or direction toward a point, person, place, or thing approached and reached, as opposed to from):They came to the house
(used for expressing direction or motion or direction toward something) in the direction of; toward:from north to south
(used for expressing limit of movement or extension):He grew to six feet
(used for expressing contact or contiguity) on; against; beside; upon:a right uppercut to the jaw; Apply varnish to the surface
(used for expressing a point of limit in time) before; until:to this day; It is ten minutes to six
We work from nine to five
(used for expressing aim, purpose, or intention):going to the rescue
(used for expressing destination or appointed end):sentenced to jail
(used for expressing agency, result, or consequence):to my dismay; The flowers opened to the sun
(used for expressing a resulting state or condition):He tore it to pieces
(used for expressing the object of inclination or desire):They drank to her health
(used for expressing the object of a right or claim):claimants to an estate
(used for expressing limit in degree, condition, or amount):wet to the skin; goods amounting to $; Tomorrow's high will be to °
(used for expressing addition or accompaniment) with:He added insult to injury
They danced to the music
Where is the top to this box?
(used for expressing attachment or adherence):She held to her opinion
(used for expressing comparison or opposition):inferior to last year's crop; The score is eight to seven
(used for expressing agreement or accordance) according to; by:a position to one's liking; to the best of my knowledge
(used for expressing reference, reaction, or relation):What will he say to this?
(used for expressing a relative position):parallel to the roof
(used for expressing a proportion of number or quantity) in; making up: to the dozen; miles to the gallon
(used for indicating the indirect object of a verb, for connecting a verb with its complement, or for indicating or limiting the application of an adjective, noun, or pronoun):Give it to me
I refer to your work
(used as the ordinary sign or accompaniment of the infinitive, as in expressing motion, direction, or purpose, in ordinary uses with a substantive object
raised to the power indicated:Three to the fourth is ( = )
toward a point, person, place, or thing, implied or understood
toward a contact point or closed position:Pull the door to
toward a matter, action, or work:We turned to with a will
into a state of consciousness; out of unconsciousness:after he came to
to and fro
fro (def )
As verb (used with object), renovated, renovating
to restore to good condition; make new or as if new again; repair
to reinvigorate; refresh; revive
As noun, plural A's or As, a's or as
the first letter of the English alphabet, a vowel
any spoken sound represented by the letter A or a, as in bake, hat, father, or small
something having the shape of an A
a written or printed representation of the letter A or a
a device, as a printer's type, for reproducing the letter A or a
from A to Z, from beginning to end; thoroughly; completely:He knows the Bible from A to Z
not know from A to B, to know nothing; be ignorant
a room equipped for taking a bath or shower
toilet (def )
go to / use the bathroom, to use the toilet; urinate or defecate