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    Definition of continues in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFcontinuePRcontinuingPT, PPcontinuedPREcon-
    1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of continue.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • 94): "...she resumed her former occupation, and continued to soliloquize and apostrophize her absent handmaidens, without even appearing sensible of his presence. St.Ronan's Well, by Sir Walter Scott.
        • Jon Walters and Rory Delap scored late goals as Stoke continued their unbeaten home start by seeing off Fulham with a dominant second-half display.
        • It has already received one approval, on a test for herpes simplex virus type 1, and will continue to use the nanotainer for that test.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • The pump prices soared into new heights as the strike continued.
        • Why don't we stop and take a breather before we continue?
        • They had to refasten their safety belts before the driver would continue.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Verb singular forms
            • Third-person singular forms
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      1. fr continues
      2. en continuest
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      Meaning of continues for the defined word.

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