Besides

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Definition

besides: apart from, excepting; also, too further, in addition
adverb

Examples

  • "Besides, secret agents don't hug."
  • "Besides, you said you would never pick up a tambourine again."
  • "Besides, there's no need."
  • "And besides, when Michelangelo agreed to paint the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel for Pope Julius the second did it harm his reputation?"
  • "Besides I want to get out of here early and avoid rush hour."
  • "And besides, I did some research, she's married to a brain surgeon."
  • "It's a fine city to do business in, and besides, I was told that Melbourne was mainly a cultural center."
  • "Besides, this young fellow is pretty skinny."
  • "And besides, I've charged it to my Delavigne expense account!"

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