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pluperfect

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adjective plu·per·fect \ˌplü-ˈpər-fikt\

Definition of pluperfect

  1. 1 :  past perfect

  2. 2 :  utterly perfect or complete

pluperfect noun


Origin of pluperfect

Middle English pluperfyth, modification of Late Latin plusquamperfectus, literally, more than perfect


First Known Use: 15th century

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