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C & W abbreviation...cache noun
cache verb...cagey adjective
Cagney and Lacey...californium noun
caliper...calorific adjective
calorimeter noun...camp follower noun
camp it up phrasal verb...cancel verb
cancelbot noun...cannula noun
cannulate verb...'Capability' Brown
capable adjective...capsicum noun
capsize verb...carapace noun
carat noun...card verb
card-carrying adjective...cargo noun
cargo pants noun...carpal tunnel syndrome noun
carpe diem exclamation...cartilage noun
cartilaginous adjective...cash flow noun
cash for questions...casting noun
casting vote noun...catch noun
catch on phrasal verb...Catseye
catsuit noun...cave noun
cave painting noun...Cedar Rapids
cede verb...censorious adjective
censorship noun...central processing unit noun
central reservation...cerumen noun
cervical adjective...chairlift noun
chairman noun...chance adjective
chance noun...chaparral noun
chapatti...chariot noun
charioteer noun...charm verb
charmed circle noun...chatspeak
Chatsworth...checkout noun
Checkpoint Charlie...chemical weapon noun
chemin de fer...chew verb
chewing gum noun...chief executive officer noun
chief inspector...chill factor
chill noun...chintzy adjective
chinwag...chloroplast noun
choc...choppy adjective
chopstick noun...Christmas cake
Christmas card noun...chuffed
chuffing...cigarillo noun
ciggy...circumstantial adjective
circumvent verb...civil defense noun
civil disobedience noun...clannish adjective
clansman noun...classified advertisements noun
classifier noun...clear away phrasal verb
Clear Channel...click verb
clickable adjective...clip-clop noun
clip-on adjective...close up phrasal verb
close verb...cloud verb
cloudburst noun...clutter noun
clutter verb...coast verb
coastal adjective...cockchafer
cockcrow noun...codify verb
codpiece noun...coiffure noun
coil noun...coldly adverb
coldness noun...college noun
college of further education...color verb
color wash noun...comb out phrasal verb
comb verb...come on to phrasal verb
come on/upon phrasal verb...comic adjective
comic noun...commercialism noun
commercialize verb...commotion noun
comms...Companies House
companion animal...compilation noun
compile verb...composite noun
composition noun...con man noun
con moto adverb...conch noun
conchie...conditioning noun
condo noun...confidential adjective
confidentiality noun...conglomerate noun
conglomeration noun...Connecticut
connection noun...conservatoire
conservator noun...constipated adjective
constipation noun...consumerism noun
consuming adjective...contestant noun
context noun...contradiction noun
contradictory adjective...convalesce verb
convalescence noun...convoluted adjective
convolution noun...coolly adverb
coolness noun...copy typist
copy verb...corn beef
corn chip noun...coronation chicken
coronation noun...corroborative adjective
corrode verb...cost-effectively
cost-efficient...couch potato noun
couch verb...counterargument
counterattack noun...country seat
countrymade...court order noun
court shoe...covering letter
covering noun...cp. abbreviation
CPA abbreviation...craftsmanship noun
craftsperson noun...crave verb
craven adjective...credential verb
credentials noun...creosote noun
creosote verb...crimp noun
crimp verb...crocus noun
croft...cross-current noun
cross-curricular...crow's nest noun
crowbar noun...cruise verb
cruiser noun...cryptosporidium noun
crystal ball noun...cuddle up phrasal verb
cuddle verb...cumulative adjective
cumulonimbus noun...curler noun
curlew noun...cushion verb
cushy adjective...cutback noun
cute adjective...cycling noun
cyclist noun...Czech noun
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