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  1. ellipsenoun


  2. ellipseverb

    To remove from a phrase a word which is grammatically needed, but which is clearly understood without having to be stated.

    In B's response to A's question:- (A: Would you like to go out?, B: I'd love to), the ellipsed words are


Princeton's WordNet

  1. ellipse, ovalnoun

    a closed plane curve resulting from the intersection of a circular cone and a plane cutting completely through it

    "the sums of the distances from the foci to any point on an ellipse is constant"


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  1. ellipsenoun

    oval, oval figure

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "ellipse":

    oval, ellipsis

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  1. Mo Brooks:

    I was warned on Monday that there might be risks associated with the next few days, and as a consequence of those warnings, I did not go to my condo. Instead, I slept on the floor of my office. And when I gave my speech at the Ellipse, I was wearing body armor.

  2. Amanda Wick:

    Save Save America PAC made millions of dollars of contributions to pro-Trump organizations, including $ 1 million to Trump Chief of Staff Mark Meadow's charitable foundation, $ 1 million to the America First Policy Institute, America First Policy Institute, which employs several former President Trump administration officials, $ 204,857 to the Trump Hotel Collection, and over $ 5 million to Event Strategies Inc, the company that ran President Trump's January 6 rally on the ellipse.

  3. Brian Stenz:

    Trump at the Ellipse was a protest, what happened at the Capitol was not.

  4. Mark Robinson:

    We've heard it several times while it was on the motorcade. I think during the speech, shortly thereafter, Donald Trump had finished the speech, that the President was getting into the motorcade and Donald Trump was upset. And Donald Trump adamantly wanted to go to the Capitol, and even when we departed from the Ellipse it was repeated again. ... It was a heated argument in the limo. And Donald Trump wanted to definitely go to the Capitol.

  5. Stanislaw Lec:

    Many a zero thinks it is the ellipse on which the Earth travels.

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