EN[ɛˈksɛpt] [ɪˈksɛpt] [-ɛpt]

    Definition of except in English Dictionary

  • VerbeSGexceptsPRexceptingPT, PPexcepted
    1. VT To exclude; to specify as being an exception.
      1. VI To take exception, to object (to or against).
        1. to except to a witness or his testimony
    2. Conjonction
      1. With the exception (that); used to introduce a clause, phrase or adverb forming an exception or qualification to something previously stated.
        1. You look a bit like my sister, except she has longer hair.  I never made fun of her except teasingly. ‎
      2. (archaic) Unless; used to introduce a hypothetical case in which an exception may exist.
      3. Préposition
        1. With the exception of; but.
          1. There was nothing in the cupboard except a tin of beans. ‎
      4. Plus d'exemples
        1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
          • It was an easy trip except for the last stretch, which took forever.
          • The software is pretty good, except for a few cases where its behavior diverges from user expectations.
          • Nothing was to be sacrosanct or sacred, excepting reason itself.
      • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
        1. Conjonctions
          • Prépositions
            • Verbes
              • Verbes intransitifs
                • Verbes transitifs
              Liens Connexes:
              1. en exception
              2. fr exception
              3. en excepting
              4. fr exceptions
              5. en exceptions
              Source: Wiktionnaire
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              Meaning of except for the defined word.

              Grammaticalement, ce mot "except" est un conjonction. C'est aussi un préposition. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un verbes intransitif et un verbes transitif.
              Difficulté: Niveau 1
              Facile     ➨     Difficile
              Définition: Niveau 9
              Précis    ➨     Polyvalent