preposition Informal.

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  • There was nobody on the boat that I could see, 'cept one man asleep on the top.

    W. A. G.'s Tale

    Margaret Turnbull

  • Well, nothin', 'cept the skule committy, and they're goin' in.

  • I wear this sort of clothes most of the time, 'cept when I dress up or go to school.


    Jane Abbott

  • He never talks of much else, 'cept when he sings, but he has fair fishin' luck.

    "Captains Courageous"

    Rudyard Kipling

  • Did ye forget the storm, the wavin' trees and all 'cept—Ben Letts?

    Tess of the Storm Country

    Grace Miller White