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gave

Definition of gave

  1. past of give



Rhymes with gave

brave, cave, clave, crave, fave, glaive, grave, knave, lave, nave, pave, rave, save, shave, slave, stave, waive, wave, Wave



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gave

Definition of gave for Students

  1. past of give




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gave

Medical Definition of gave

past of give


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gave

  1. past of give




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