wert

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verb \ˈwərt\

archaic past tense second-person singular of

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1a :  to equal in meaning :  have the same connotation as :  symbolize God is love January is the first month let x be 10b :  to have identity with :  to constitute the same idea or object as The first person I met was my brother.c :  to constitute the same class as These three books are the authoritative works on the president's life.d :  to have a specified qualification or characterization The leaves are green.e :  to belong to the class of the fish is a trout Keeping this room clean is your responsibility. —used regularly in senses 1a through 1e as the copula of simple predication

  3. 2a :  to have an objective existence :  have reality or actuality :  live I think, therefore I amb :  to have, maintain, or occupy a place, situation, or position the book is on the tablec :  to remain unmolested, undisturbed, or uninterrupted —used only in infinitive form let him bed :  to take place :  occur the concert was last nighte :  to come or go has already been and gone has never been to the circusf archaic :  belong, befall … to thine and Albany's issue be this perpetual. — Shakespeare

  4. auxiliary verb
  5. 1 —used with the past participle of transitive verbs as a passive-voice auxiliary the money was found the house is being built

  6. 2 —used as the auxiliary of the present participle in progressive tenses expressing continuous action he is reading I have been sleeping

  7. 3 —used with the past participle of some intransitive verbs as an auxiliary forming archaic perfect tenses … Christ is risen from the dead … — 1 Corinthians 15:20 (Douay Version)

  8. 4 —used with the infinitive with to to express futurity, arrangement in advance, or obligation I am to interview him today she was to become famous

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