Found 42 phrases starting with EX:


ex ceteraMisspelling of et cetera.Rate it:
ex vi terminiby definitionRate it:
ex vivoMeans "out of the living," that what takes place outside the organismRate it:
exceptio non numeratae pecuniaeAn exception whereby a defendant can claim that the plaintiff has not paid the money to him and that therefore the obligation is not owing.Rate it:
exceptio quod metus causaAlso known as the exceptio metus; an exception based on the fact that the underlying cause of action was based on duress or intimidation by the plaintiff of the defendant.Rate it:
exception that proves the ruleA form of argument in which the existence of a counterexample to a rule is used to demonstrate the fact that a rule exists.Rate it:
exception that proves the ruleThe rare occurrence of a counterexample to a rule, used to underscore that the rule existsRate it:
excess baggageLuggage which exceeds the allowable size or weight (as for an airline flight or train trip), and for which an extra fee must therefore be paid.Rate it:
excess baggageSomething or someone not needed or not wanted; something or someone of little use or importance; something or someone considered burdensome.Rate it:
excess baggageA dubious or unhelpful mental outlook, emotional disposition, or personal history.Rate it:
exceteraEye dialect spelling of et cetera.Rate it:
exchange fleshTo engage in sexual intercourse.Rate it:
exchange ratecurrency ratioRate it:
excuse meSaid as a request to repeat information.Rate it:
excuse meSaid as a request for an individual's attention.Rate it:
excuse meSaid as a request to pass somebody.Rate it:
excuse meSorry, as an apology.Rate it:
excuse meSaid as a request for an apology.Rate it:
excuse youIndignant response to a person who has behaved rudely and failed to apologise.Rate it:
excuses are a dime a dozenThe excuse given is not unique; everyone has an excuse for something.Rate it:
execution styleResembling an execution; with the victim aware, but unable to defend himself or resist.Rate it:
exercise for the readerUsed other than as an idiom: see exercise, for, the, reader.Rate it:
exercise for the readerA matter left to the addressee's judgement to decide.Rate it:
exeteraEye dialect spelling of et cetera.Rate it:
exhuastipatedToo tired to give a shitRate it:
existential existenceThe experience of existenceRate it:
exit stage leftAn orderly and uneventful departure, timed so as not to detract or distract.Rate it:
exit stage leftTo exit or disappear in a quiet, non-dramatic fashion, making way for more interesting events.Rate it:
exit stage leftLeave the scene, and don't make a fuss.Rate it:
exotic cherootCannabis, a joint of cannabis.Rate it:
exotic cherootUsed other than as an idiom: see exotic, cheroot.Rate it:
experience is the best teacherLessons learned from experience are the most lasting.Rate it:
explain awayTo dismiss or minimize by explanation.Rate it:
explicitVery specific, clear, or detailed.Rate it:
explicitContaining material that might be deemed offensive or graphic.Rate it:
expose oneselfTo appear nude in public.Rate it:
express elevatorA high-speed elevator that does not serve all floorsRate it:
express elevatorSomething that gets a person somewhere fastRate it:
expressio unius est exclusio alteriusA canon of construction holding that, when a legal document includes a list, anything not in that list is assumed to be purposely excluded.Rate it:
exsqueeze meExcuse me.Rate it:
extra pair of handsThe assistance of another person.Rate it:
extract the urineTo mess around, cajole.Rate it:

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