past tense of climb

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1 to move (as up or over something) often with the help of the hands in holding or pulling
  • visitors should use caution when climbing over the wet rocks along the shore

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2 to move or extend upward
  • smoke from the cabin climbing in the still mountain air

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3 to become greater in size, extent, volume, amount, or number
  • complaints to the cable company climbed after the changeover

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climb down


climbed (aboard)

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“Climbed.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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