Definition of 'centre'
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Example sentences containing 'centre'
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They got off at the city centre. The Sun (2016)The main focus is likely to centre around bringing track and train operations together. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It also means the political centre may yet hold. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Both liked to be the centre of attention. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Britain is also the world centre for libel. The Sun (2016)The scoop design keeps the centre panel hidden. The Sun (2016)Remember how Manchester had supposedly become the undisputed centre of the footballing universe? The Sun (2016)The centre sees 500 people a day. The Sun (2016)Securing a deal based on equivalence would probably be enough for London to retain its status as a global financial centre. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We expect over a million people visiting our centres. The Sun (2015)The election result showed that the centre ground of politics has not moved. Times, Sunday Times (2015) City centres are really its natural environment. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We enable them to have groups in our centre. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The source said the most likely target would have been a crowded city centre shopping area. The Sun (2008)Motorists who hog the motorway centre lane were also particularly unpopular. The Sun (2008)The new centre is intended to house important research facilities. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The conversations centre around three main topics. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Thus the approach taken in this book centres around the two complementary issues of attitude and skill. Coping with Stress at Work (1988)Health screening centres may also offer to test your fitness. BMA Family Doctor Guide - Heart Disease (1989)They all want to be the centre of attention. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Her dark lustrous hair was cut short and parted in the centre of her head. Seminary Boy (2006)This would inevitably move the party towards the centre. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Is playing centre court like performing on stage? Times, Sunday Times (2015)It spent another taking adults to care centres. The Sun (2008)The call centre fundraising industry is certainly big business. The Sun (2015)That the publications produced by this centre focus on reform and are consistently critical of the regime was ignored. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The centres are designed for mobile workers who need internet access or courier services or who wish to scan and print documents. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Trends of 'centre'
Extremely Common. centre is one of the 1000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'centre'
British English: centre /ˈsɛntə/ NOUN
The centre of something is the middle of it.
...the centre of the room.
- American English: center
- Arabic: وَسَط
- Brazilian Portuguese: centro
- Chinese: 中心
- Croatian: središte
- Czech: střed
- Danish: center
- Dutch: centrum
- European Spanish: centro
- Finnish: keskus
- French: centre
- German: Zentrum
- Greek: κέντρο
- Italian: centro
- Japanese: 中心
- Korean: 중심
- Norwegian: sentrum
- Polish: centrum
- European Portuguese: centro
- Romanian: centru
- Russian: центр
- Spanish: centro
- Swedish: mitt centrum
- Thai: ศูนย์กลาง
- Turkish: merkez
- Ukrainian: центр
- Vietnamese: trung tâm
Definition of centre from the Collins English Dictionary
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