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Definitions of mere:

part of speech: superlative


part of speech: adjective

Such and no more; simple; as, the mere mention of such a thing frightened him.

part of speech: adjective

This or that only; distinct from anything else; simple; absolute.

part of speech: noun

A boundary.

part of speech: noun

Formerly, a lake or pool.

part of speech: adjective

Unmixed: pure: only this and nothing else: alone: absolute.

part of speech: noun

A pool or lake.

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Belonging equally to more than one; as common to the human race; public; usual; frequent; inferior; of low birth or origin; in grammar, applied to both masculine and feminine gender, or to any individual of a class; as, a common noun. ...

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