verbid

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Established 1910–15 from verb +‎ -id.

Noun[edit]

verbid (plural verbids)

  1. (grammar) A nonfinite verb form, such as, in English, an infinitive, participle, or gerund.

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References[edit]

  • verbid” in The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000.
  • verbid” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.