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Synonyms for could
kʊd; unstressed kədcould

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  1. i can

    you can download the game you might/could download the game. ..

    Submitted by anonymous on May 26, 2020  

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  1. List of paraphrases for "could":

    ca, 'd

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  1. Le Quéré:

    These figures are certainly not typical of the growth trajectory seen since 2000 where the annual growth in emissions was between 2 and 3 percent, what we are now seeing is that emissions appear to have stalled and they could even decline slightly in 2015.

  2. Paul Dergarabedian:

    May could be a monster at the box office.

  3. Ed Brzytwa:

    A 25 % tariff could effectively shut US chemical companies out of the Chinese market.

  4. Ziva Branstetter:

    And that is one of the things our sources told us he could not qualify at the range, you have to get a certain score. And then supervisors were told to go ahead and sign it anyway. They refused and they were transferred.

  5. Mac Isaac:

    Hunter Biden went out on CNN and MSNBC and I believe a couple of other outlets to say that he doesn't know, it could be stolen, it could be the Russians, it could be hacked.

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