about this and that


about this and that
not about anything in particular

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • this and that — also[this, that, and the other] {n. phr.} Various things; different things; miscellaneous things. * /When the old friends met they would talk about this and that./ * /The quilt was made of this, that, and the other./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • this and that — also[this, that, and the other] {n. phr.} Various things; different things; miscellaneous things. * /When the old friends met they would talk about this and that./ * /The quilt was made of this, that, and the other./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • This — ([th][i^]s), pron. & a.; pl. {These} ([th][=e]z). [OE. this, thes, AS. [eth][=e]s, masc., [eth]e[ o]s, fem., [eth]is, neut.; akin to OS. these, D. deze, G. dieser, OHG. diser, deser, Icel. [thorn]essi; originally from the definite article + a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • that — I. pronoun (plural those) Etymology: Middle English, from Old English thæt, neuter demonstrative pronoun & definite article; akin to Old High German daz, neuter demonstrative pronoun & definite article, Greek to, Latin istud, neuter demonstrative …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • this is how the cookie crumbles — or[that s how the cookie crumbles] {v. phr.}, {informal} That s how things are; that s life. * /It s too bad about John and Mary getting divorced, but then that s how the cookie crumbles./ …   Dictionary of American idioms


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