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[th eyl] /ðeɪl/
contraction of they will.
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Examples from the web for they'll
  • If the size of their house is the badge they'll sweat their heads off for that.
  • they'll complain once or twice, but they'll learn their lesson.
  • they'll take chances, and they'll do so without much complaint.
  • they'll probably have a fixed list of questions to ask, and either one will ask the questions or they'll do a round robin.
  • The students in the room know they'll be grilled on each day's case study.
  • Avoid the urge to go through the text page by page--it'll bog down and they'll be bored.
  • More influential is whether students anticipate that they'll be satisfied.
  • Whenever someone visits that profile, they'll be able to see when you're available and to request a meeting with you.
  • they'll fall for anything out there and they did, hook line and sinker.
  • Of course, the more attentive you are to their basic needs, the more rewarding they'll be to have around.
British Dictionary definitions for they'll


they will or they shall
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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