Definitions of verb

  1. a word that serves as the predicate of a sentence Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A word; a vocable. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A word which affirms or predicates something of some person or thing; a part of speech expressing being, action, or the suffering of action. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. That part of speech which expresses action, existence, or condition. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. That part of speech which affirms something of the subject. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. That part of speech which asserts, declares, or predicates something. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. The part of speech that asserts something of something else, or what a thing is, does, or has done to it, and is used interrogatively and imperatively as well as indicatively. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. The word in a sentence which affirms; a word which in general tells what a person or thing does. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for verb

  1. With which does the verb agree? – The English Language by Robert Gordon Latham
  2. The verb should be was. – Slips of Speech by John H. Bechtel