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  • interj. used after a statement to indicate an emphatic or ironic negative


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  • It means you are very good at something very important in society, and I don't think that geek can be exclusive to anyone, says Dave Ehlke, another geek who faced Best Buy's legal department in 2004 when the retailer sought to stop his Massachusetts repair business from using the name Geek Housecalls.

    Now That Everyone Wants to Be a Geek, Lawyers Have Been Called

  • Doris C. keeps him pretty close to home, so I don't think he's drinking it all away.

    Change Me Into Zeus’s Daughter

  • So I don't think any of us said very much about time travelling in the interval between that Thursday and the next, though its odd potentialities ran, no doubt, in most of our minds: its plausibility, that is, its practical incredibleness, the curious possibilities of anachronism and of utter confusion it suggested.

    The Time Machine

  • Because if he runs as a technocrat, I don't think that will work in Republican primaries.

    You Call This a Recovery?

  • I don't think his division benefited by such carpet-knight doings in the field.


  • Wrens try to nest in my bicycle bags; that's awkward, because I don't think they want their eggs to travel up to our gate and back each day.

    Zombie Lover

  • -- I don't think of any - thing but the book, & don't have an hour's unhap - piness about anything

    Letter, Mark Twain to (Elisha) Bliss, 1871 May 15

  • "His neck is so long, and scrawny and his head is so big, I don't think it will ever be strong enough," Crug commented.

    The Clan of the Cave Bear

  • He is so zealous that he gets many snubs and buffetings from people of a different way of thinking from himself, and I don't like to hear of such humiliations to a man of his age, the more particularly as I don't think earnestness does any good when carried so far.

    Tess of the d'Urbervilles

  • MR. SPEIDEL: I don't think he did anything really crazy as a kid.



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