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1. participle

noun. ['ˈpɑːrtɪˌsɪpəl'] a non-finite form of the verb; in English it is used adjectivally and to form compound tenses.

Synonyms

  • participial
  • present participle
  • perfect participle
  • past participle

Etymology

  • participle (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Participle

  • ampal
  • ample
  • appel
  • appell
  • apple
  • archetypal
  • boepple
  • businesspeople
  • capel
  • caple
  • cappel
  • carpal
  • chairpeople
  • chapel
  • chappel
  • chappell
  • chapple
  • congresspeople
  • constantinople
  • coppel

How do you pronounce participle?

Pronounce participle as ˈpɑrtɪˌsɪpəl.

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Sentences with participle


1. Noun, singular or mass
There are many irregular verbs in English that have two different forms for past tense and past participle.

2. Adjective
The simple past and the past participle end with the letters "ed."

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