Except

Pronunciation of Except  

English Meaning

  1. With the exclusion of; other than; but: everyone except me.
  2. If it were not for the fact that; only. Often used with that: I would buy the suit, except that it costs too much.
  3. Otherwise than: They didn't open their mouths except to complain.
  4. Unless: "And ne'er throughout the year to church thou go'st/Except it be to pray against thy foes” ( Shakespeare).
  5. To leave out; exclude: An admission fee is charged, but children are excepted.
  6. To object: Counsel excepted to the court's ruling.
  7. except for Were it not for: I would join you except for my cold.

   

Tamil Meaning

 

தவிர

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