›a boxholding twelve bottles of wine or another type of alcoholic drink, or the twelve bottles and their contents: a case of beer/wineThere is a 5% discount if you buy a case.
›arguments and reasons why something is right or wrong, should or should not be done, etc.: a case for/against sthThere's a good case for bringing in new regulations.make/argue a caseThe study makes the case for increasingflexibleworking.a good/strong caseThe union believes it has been vindicated and has a very strong case.
Most of us talk about our jobs. We tell our family and friends interesting or funny things that have happened in the workplace (=room where we do our job), we describe – and sometimes complain about – our bosses and colleagues and when we meet someone for the first time, we tell