One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
verb, conjunction, & prepositioninformal
- ‘everyone else had visitors—’cept for Captain’nonstandard contraction of except used in representing speech
- ‘There is no one here 'cept us chickens.’
- ‘I think the main Support/Guidance & Quick Help forum would have been the place for this rather than the vector forum...after all who comes in here 'cept us.’
- ‘But there's still a war to fight, both literally and figuratively, and ain't no one else fightin' it 'cept us.’
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