overembellish

overembellish

(ˌəʊvərɪmˈbɛlɪʃ)
vb (tr)
to embellish too much
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overembellish


Past participle: overembellished
Gerund: overembellishing

Imperative
overembellish
overembellish
Present
I overembellish
you overembellish
he/she/it overembellishes
we overembellish
you overembellish
they overembellish
Preterite
I overembellished
you overembellished
he/she/it overembellished
we overembellished
you overembellished
they overembellished
Present Continuous
I am overembellishing
you are overembellishing
he/she/it is overembellishing
we are overembellishing
you are overembellishing
they are overembellishing
Present Perfect
I have overembellished
you have overembellished
he/she/it has overembellished
we have overembellished
you have overembellished
they have overembellished
Past Continuous
I was overembellishing
you were overembellishing
he/she/it was overembellishing
we were overembellishing
you were overembellishing
they were overembellishing
Past Perfect
I had overembellished
you had overembellished
he/she/it had overembellished
we had overembellished
you had overembellished
they had overembellished
Future
I will overembellish
you will overembellish
he/she/it will overembellish
we will overembellish
you will overembellish
they will overembellish
Future Perfect
I will have overembellished
you will have overembellished
he/she/it will have overembellished
we will have overembellished
you will have overembellished
they will have overembellished
Future Continuous
I will be overembellishing
you will be overembellishing
he/she/it will be overembellishing
we will be overembellishing
you will be overembellishing
they will be overembellishing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been overembellishing
you have been overembellishing
he/she/it has been overembellishing
we have been overembellishing
you have been overembellishing
they have been overembellishing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been overembellishing
you will have been overembellishing
he/she/it will have been overembellishing
we will have been overembellishing
you will have been overembellishing
they will have been overembellishing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been overembellishing
you had been overembellishing
he/she/it had been overembellishing
we had been overembellishing
you had been overembellishing
they had been overembellishing
Conditional
I would overembellish
you would overembellish
he/she/it would overembellish
we would overembellish
you would overembellish
they would overembellish
Past Conditional
I would have overembellished
you would have overembellished
he/she/it would have overembellished
we would have overembellished
you would have overembellished
they would have overembellished
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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