past participle definition

  • noun:
    • A verb type showing previous or completed action or time which is used as a verbal adjective in expressions such as for example baked beans and completed work with auxiliaries to create the passive voice or perfect and pluperfect tenses in buildings such as for example She had baked the beans as well as the work ended up being finished. Also known as perfect participle.
    • A participle indicating a completed activity or condition.
    • a participle that expresses finished action

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