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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
        • The irony I spoke of above has to do with Young's growing conservatism, which seems to have served as an umbrella of sorts for both his puritanism and his continuing erraticism.
        • If the bodies continued missing until Sunday, all hope would be given over, and the funerals would be preached on that morning.
        • One risk of introducing potent material too fast is that a veteran could become retraumatized and perhaps unwilling to continue other kinds of therapy, as well.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Why don't we stop and take a breather before we continue?
        • The pump prices soared into new heights as the strike continued.
        • 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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      Grammatically, this word "continues" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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