Please

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Definition

to please (someone): to make (someone) happy
verb

please: this term is used to make a request more polite
adverb

pleased: satisfied, contented, happy
adjective

Examples

  • "Now, please direct your attention to the screen in front of you."
  • "Please note this fax is just a confirmation;"
  • "Sorry, just the one question please."
  • "I'm pleased you appreciate good wine"
  • "And will the bride please state her full name before the congregation?"
  • "Please allow me to respond to your question with a few questions of my own: why on earth are we wasting valuable work time by addressing such a completely ridiculous issue?"
  • "Please marry us now."
  • "If this person belongs to you, or sounds like someone you know, please come to the hospital immediately, mmkay?"
  • "If you can't come around, at least please telephone"
  • "We haven't got much time - please sit down."

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