Exept or except

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Exept
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Except

Except

Preposition

Definition:

Not including; other than

Examples:

  1. They work every day except Sunday
  2. I was naked except for my socks

Synonyms:

  • Excluding
  • Not including
  • Excepting
  • Omitting

Except

Conjunction

Definition:

Used before a statement that forms an exception to one just made

Examples:

  1. I didn't tell him anything, except that I needed the money
  2. Our berets were the same except mine was blue

Synonyms:

  • Other than
  • Do other than
  • Otherwise than
  • Except

Except

Verb

Definition:

Specify as excluded from a category or group

Examples:

  1. Five classes of advertisement are excepted from control

Synonyms:

  • Exclude
  • Omit
  • Leave out
  • Rule out

FAQ's

Is it exept or except?

The correct word is except

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