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be (to)

verb

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to behave toward in a stated way
  • you need to be nice to your brother

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“Be (to).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/be%20%28to%29. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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