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See also: direct-verb
- (grammar) A verb that agrees in person and number with the subject of a clause, by conjugation. Conjugation is a form of inflection.
- The direct verb only has meaning in the simple tenses .
- In all other instances, it indicates a sentence's mood or tense.
A verb that agrees in person and number with the subject of a clause, by conjugation