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for words beginning thus, see the more common spelling in semi-
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
Question 1 of 7
In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby semei-
sematic, sematology, semblable, semblance, semé, semei-, semeiotic, semeiotics, Semele, semelparous, sememe
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How to use semei- in a sentence
And thus said Semei when he cursed the king: Come out, come out, thou man of blood, and thou man of Belial.
And to Semei his son were born sons, heads of their families: for they were men of great valour.
Adonias is put to death: Abiathar is banished: Joab and Semei are slain.
And these are the names of the sons of Gerson: Lobni and Semei.