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Except (IPA: /ɪkˈsɛpt/)

Except (v. t.)

To take or leave out (anything) from a number or a whole as not belonging to it; to exclude; to omit.

Except (v. t.)

To object to; to protest against.

Except (v. i.)

To take exception; to object; -- usually followed by to, sometimes by against; as, to except to a witness or his testimony.

Except (prep.)

With exclusion of; leaving or left out; excepting.

Except (conj.)

Unless; if it be not so that.

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (The whole group is in the conference room except Dangle.)" - Reno 911!

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A charity ball is like a dance except it's tax deductible." - P. J. O'Rourke

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A genius is one who can do anything except make a living." - Genius

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. LLAP" - Last words

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A life is not important except for the impact it has on other lives." - Jackie Robinson


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