Definisi 'case'
English to English
noun
1 an occurrence of something
Example:
• it was a case of bad judgment
• another instance occurred yesterday
• but there is always the famous example of the Smiths
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2 a special set of circumstances
Example:
• in that event, the first possibility is excluded
• it may rain in which case the picnic will be canceled
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3 a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy
Example:
• the family brought suit against the landlord
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4 the actual state of things
Example:
• that was not the case
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5 a portable container for carrying several objects
Example:
• the musicians left their instrument cases backstage
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6 a person requiring professional services
Example:
• a typical case was the suburban housewife described by a marriage counselor
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7 a person who is subjected to experimental or other observational procedures; someone who is an object of investigation
Example:
• the subjects for this investigation were selected randomly
• the cases that we studied were drawn from two different communities
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8 a problem requiring investigation
Example:
• Perry Mason solved the case of the missing heir
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9 a statement of facts and reasons used to support an argument
Example:
• he stated his case clearly
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10 the quantity contained in a case
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11 nouns or pronouns or adjectives (often marked by inflection) related in some way to other words in a sentence
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12 a specific state of mind that is temporary
Example:
• a case of the jitters
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13 a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)
Example:
• a real character
• a strange character
• a friendly eccentric
• the capable type
• a mental case
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14 a specific size and style of type within a type family
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15 an enveloping structure or covering enclosing an animal or plant organ or part
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16 the housing or outer covering of something
Example:
• the clock has a walnut case
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17 the enclosing frame around a door or window opening
Example:
• the casings had rotted away and had to be replaced
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18 (printing) the receptacle in which a compositor has his type, which is divided into compartments for the different letters, spaces, or numbers
Example:
• for English, a compositor will ordinarily have two such cases, the upper case containing the capitals and the lower case containing the small letters
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19 bed linen consisting of a cover for a pillow
Example:
• the burglar carried his loot in a pillowcase
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20 a glass container used to store and display items in a shop or museum or home
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21 A box, sheath, or covering; as, a case for holding goods; a case for spectacles; the case of a watch; the case (capsule) of a cartridge; a case (cover) for a book.
source: webster1913
22 Chance; accident; hap; opportunity.
source: webster1913
verb
23 look over, usually with the intention to rob
Example:
• They men cased the housed
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24 enclose in, or as if in, a case
Example:
• my feet were encased in mud
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25 To cover or protect with, or as with, a case; to inclose.
source: webster1913
26 To propose hypothetical cases.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
action, litigate, process, sue, jurisprudence, law, printing, legal proceeding, proceeding, proceedings, container, bed linen, framework, housing, cover, fact,

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