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verbnoun [C]

uk   /vɜːb/  us   /vɝːb/
A2 a word or phrase that ​describes an ​action, ​condition, or ​experience: The words "​run", "​keep", and "​feel" are all verbs.
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(Definition of verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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verbnoun [C]

 us   /vɜrb/
grammar a word or phrase that ​describes an ​action, ​condition, or ​experience: "Run," "​keep," and "​feel" are all verbs.
(Definition of verb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “verb”
in Korean 동사…
in Arabic فِعْل…
in Malaysian kata kerja…
in French verbe…
in Russian глагол…
in Chinese (Traditional) 動詞…
in Italian verbo…
in Turkish fiil…
in Polish czasownik…
in Spanish verbo…
in Vietnamese động từ…
in Portuguese verbo…
in Thai คำกริยา…
in German das Verb…
in Catalan verb…
in Japanese (文法)動詞…
in Chinese (Simplified) 动词…
in Indonesian kata kerja, verba…
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