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    Definition of appropriating in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFappropriateSGappropriatesPT, PPappropriatedSUF-ing
    1. present participle of appropriate.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • It was appropriate that 'King' number 6000 began the return to steam on British Rail metals in 1971.
        • I've never met his mother, so I'm grasping at straws for an appropriate gift for her.
        • Functions... are specialized, or separated from each other, and... a complicated set of organs is appropriated to each of them.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Once a business gets off the ground, a different management style may become appropriate.
        • There was no time of day that ever seemed appropriate.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Present participles

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en appropriatin'
      2. en expropriating
      3. en impropriating
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      Meaning of appropriating for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "appropriating" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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