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mere

adjective [before noun] uk   /mɪər/ us    /mɪr/
B2 used to emphasize that something is not large or important: The plane crashed mere minutes after take-off. It cost a mere 20 dollars. used to emphasize how strongly someone feels about something or how extreme a situation is: The mere thought of it (= just thinking about it) makes me feel sick. People became excited at the mere mention of his name. the mere idea/possibility/prospect of something
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en coreano 단순한…
en árabe مُجرّد…
en francés simple…
en turco sadece, ancak, yalnız…
en italiano semplice…
en chino (tradicionál) 只不過的,僅僅的…
en ruso всего лишь, один/одна/одно только…
en polaco sam…
en español simple, mero…
en portugués mero, simples, não mais do que…
en alemán bloß, rein…
en catalán mer, simple…
en japonés たった(少ないことを強調する)…
en chino (simplificado) 只不过的,仅仅的…
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