dwelt

dwel v. reside, live in, inhabit; consider for a long time, dwell upon

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • dwelt — /dwelt/, v. a pt. and pp. of dwell. * * * dwelt UK US a past tense and past participle of dwell Thesaurus: irregular past tenses and past participleshyponym * * * dwelt «dwehlt», verb. a past tense and past participle of dwell: »We dwelt there… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dwelt — Dwelt, imp. & p. p. of {Dwell}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dwelt — [dwelt] a past tense and past participle of ↑dwell …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • dwelt — /dwɛlt/ (say dwelt) verb past tense and past participle of dwell …   Australian English dictionary

  • dwelt — /dwelt/, v. a pt. and pp. of dwell. * * * …   Universalium

  • dwelt — a past tense and past participle of dwell …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Dwelt — Dwell Dwell, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Dwelled}, usually contracted into {Dwelt} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Dwelling}.] [OE. dwellen, dwelien, to err, linger, AS. dwellan to deceive, hinder, delay, dwelian to err; akin to Icel. dvelja to delay, tarry, Sw.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dwelt — [[t]dwe̱lt[/t]] Dwelt is the past tense and past participle of dwell …   English dictionary

  • dwelt — UK [dwelt] / US dwell …   English dictionary

  • dwelt — [[t]dwɛlt[/t]] v. a pt. and pp. of dwell …   From formal English to slang

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