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retweet

vb
to post (another user's post) on the Twitter website for one's own followers

retweet


Past participle: retweeted
Gerund: retweeting

Imperative
retweet
retweet
Present
I retweet
you retweet
he/she/it retweets
we retweet
you retweet
they retweet
Preterite
I retweeted
you retweeted
he/she/it retweeted
we retweeted
you retweeted
they retweeted
Present Continuous
I am retweeting
you are retweeting
he/she/it is retweeting
we are retweeting
you are retweeting
they are retweeting
Present Perfect
I have retweeted
you have retweeted
he/she/it has retweeted
we have retweeted
you have retweeted
they have retweeted
Past Continuous
I was retweeting
you were retweeting
he/she/it was retweeting
we were retweeting
you were retweeting
they were retweeting
Past Perfect
I had retweeted
you had retweeted
he/she/it had retweeted
we had retweeted
you had retweeted
they had retweeted
Future
I will retweet
you will retweet
he/she/it will retweet
we will retweet
you will retweet
they will retweet
Future Perfect
I will have retweeted
you will have retweeted
he/she/it will have retweeted
we will have retweeted
you will have retweeted
they will have retweeted
Future Continuous
I will be retweeting
you will be retweeting
he/she/it will be retweeting
we will be retweeting
you will be retweeting
they will be retweeting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been retweeting
you have been retweeting
he/she/it has been retweeting
we have been retweeting
you have been retweeting
they have been retweeting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been retweeting
you will have been retweeting
he/she/it will have been retweeting
we will have been retweeting
you will have been retweeting
they will have been retweeting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been retweeting
you had been retweeting
he/she/it had been retweeting
we had been retweeting
you had been retweeting
they had been retweeting
Conditional
I would retweet
you would retweet
he/she/it would retweet
we would retweet
you would retweet
they would retweet
Past Conditional
I would have retweeted
you would have retweeted
he/she/it would have retweeted
we would have retweeted
you would have retweeted
they would have retweeted
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