perfect tense

noun

Definition of perfect tense

grammar
:a verb tense that is used to refer to an action or state that is completed at the time of speaking or at a time spoken of

Word by Word Definitions

perfect play
  1. : being entirely without fault or defect : flawless

  2. : satisfying all requirements : accurate

  3. : corresponding to an ideal standard or abstract concept

  1. : to bring to final form

  2. : to make perfect : improve, refine

  1. : the perfect tense of a language

tense play
  1. : stretched tight : made taut : rigid

  2. : feeling or showing nervous tension

  3. : marked by strain or suspense

  1. : to make tense

  2. : to become tense

  1. : a distinction of form in a verb to express distinctions of time or duration of the action or state it denotes

  2. : a set of inflectional forms of a verb that express distinctions of time

  3. : an inflectional form of a verb expressing a specific time distinction


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