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aorist meaning

Pronunciation:   "aorist" in a sentence
  • Noun: aorist  eyurist
    1. A verb tense in some languages (classical Greek and Sanskrit) expressing action (especially past action) without indicating its completion or continuation

    Derived forms: aorists

    See also: aoristic

    Type of: tense

    Encyclopedia: Aorist

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  1. first class of the second conjugation use only the past aorist.
  2. What relevance does the aorist tense hold for modern America?
  3. Most grammarians differentiate the aorist indicative from the non-indicative aorists.
  4. Most grammarians differentiate the aorist indicative from the non-indicative aorists.
  5. All verbs ( except ) take the following endings in the aorist:

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