remainder

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/rɪˈmeɪndər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/rɪˈmeɪndɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ri māndər)


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remainder

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. the remainder of the [students, guests, passengers, players, workers]
  2. the remainder of the [goods, items, products, articles, boxes, cases, luggage]
  3. for the remainder of the [day, week, month, year]
  4. the remainder must wait [here, behind, in the room]
  5. the remainder were made to [wait, go, leave, stay]
  6. the remainder were [told, asked, instructed] to wait
  7. the remainder were mainly [students, tourists, foreigners]
  8. the remainder came from other [backgrounds, countries, disciplines]
  9. the remainder consists of [rustic land, forests, woodland]
  10. [pay, settle] the remainder in cash
  11. pay the remainder on [completion, delivery, installation]
  12. [keep, store, chill] the remainder in the refrigerator
  13. cut the remainder of [lemon, mushrooms, ginger]
  14. can just [fill in, leave, skip] the remainder
  15. math: the remainder is [two]
  16. the remainder from dividing
  17. sell remainders of the book at [half price, a discount]
v
  1. remaindering [books, stocks, goods]
  2. (unsold) books [will be, are] remaindered
  3. remainder them [quickly, cheaply, at a huge discount]
'remainder' also found in these entries:
junk - pay
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