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notionnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈnəʊ.ʃən/ us   /ˈnoʊ.ʃən/
C1 a belief or idea: [+ that] The show's director rejects the notion that seeing violence on television has a harmful effect on children. I have only a vague notion of what she does for a living.

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notions [plural] US UK haberdashery
cloth, pins, thread, etc. used for sewing, or a shop or a department of a large store that sells these
(Definition of notion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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notionnoun [C]

us   /ˈnoʊ·ʃən/
a belief or idea: Nast helped form the American notion of Santa Claus.
(Definition of notion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“notion” in British English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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