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participle meaning

EN[pɑːˈtɪsɪpəl]
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WParticiple
  • A participle is a form of a verb that is used in a sentence to modify a noun, noun phrase, verb or verb phrase, Participles may correspond to the active voice (active participles), In some languages, participles can be used in the periphrastic formation of compound verb tenses, aspects or voices.

Meaning of participle for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "participle" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
    Difficultness: Level 4
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    Easy     ➨     Difficult
    Definiteness: Level 6
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    Definite    ➨     Versatile
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