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iterative aspect


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  • n. A subclass of imperfective verbs that denotes a continuously repeated action. An example in English would be the iterative verb "to sniffle," as opposed to the noniterative "to sniff."

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the aspect of the verb that expresses the repetition of an action


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