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Synonyms for were
wɜr; unstressed wərwere

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  1. List of paraphrases for "were":

    took, 'd, constituted

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  1. Doug Bausch:

    These areas were mapped as high hazard... it had been decades since there had been something this severe.

  2. Will Trump:

    In two weeks, I'm going to a location, it's going to be in California. Believe it or not, they were begging us to build in San Diego, begging us to build a wall. And we're just in the process of completing a major stretch of many miles of wall. And we're going to have a news conference there just to show people that ... it's really good stuff.

  3. Reiko Ohno:

    There were hopes in society that something good would happen when Prime Minister Abe's government started, that timing matched the momentum when the fashion industry was trying to introduce colorful items.

  4. Paul Schrade:

    The evidence clearly shows you were not the gunman who shot Robert Kennedy.

  5. Ko Aung:

    Twenty people were injured and two are dead, two people were killed and about 30 others injured.

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