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that

informal Used in negative constructions to emphasize or intensify some emotion. I honestly wasn't that upset when I lost my job. I had been thinking of changing careers anyway. A: "I'm bored!" B: "OK, why don't you help me clean out the garage?" B: "Well, I'm not that bored."
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that

1. mod. a stylistic replacement for the. (Especially in citizens band radio jargon and much daily colloquial speech. It is the pervasive overuse of this form that makes it notable as colloquial.) Can you tell me where that next rest stop is?
2. mod. a stylistic modifier of personal and place names and some other nouns that do not normally take modifiers. (Citizens band radio.) How do I get to that Kansas City?
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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