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su·per·er·o·gate

 (so͞o′pər-ĕr′ə-gāt′)
intr.v. su·per·er·o·gat·ed, su·per·er·o·gat·ing, su·per·er·o·gates
To do more than is required, ordered, or expected.

[Late Latin superērogāre, superērogāt-, to spend over and above : Latin super-, super- + Latin ērogāre, to spend (ē-, ex-, ex- + rogāre, to ask; see reg- in Indo-European roots).]

su′per·er′o·ga′tion (-gā′shən) n.

supererogate

(ˌsuːpərˈɛrəˌɡeɪt)
vb
(intr) obsolete to do or perform more than is required
[C16: from Late Latin superērogāre to spend over and above, from Latin super- + ērogāre to pay out]
ˌsuperˈeroˌgator n

su•per•er•o•gate

(ˌsu pərˈɛr əˌgeɪt)

v.i. -gat•ed, -gat•ing.
to do more than duty requires.
[1730–40; < Late Latin superērogātus, past participle of superērogāre to pay out in addition]
su`per•er`o•ga′tion, n.

supererogate


Past participle: supererogated
Gerund: supererogating

Imperative
supererogate
supererogate
Present
I supererogate
you supererogate
he/she/it supererogates
we supererogate
you supererogate
they supererogate
Preterite
I supererogated
you supererogated
he/she/it supererogated
we supererogated
you supererogated
they supererogated
Present Continuous
I am supererogating
you are supererogating
he/she/it is supererogating
we are supererogating
you are supererogating
they are supererogating
Present Perfect
I have supererogated
you have supererogated
he/she/it has supererogated
we have supererogated
you have supererogated
they have supererogated
Past Continuous
I was supererogating
you were supererogating
he/she/it was supererogating
we were supererogating
you were supererogating
they were supererogating
Past Perfect
I had supererogated
you had supererogated
he/she/it had supererogated
we had supererogated
you had supererogated
they had supererogated
Future
I will supererogate
you will supererogate
he/she/it will supererogate
we will supererogate
you will supererogate
they will supererogate
Future Perfect
I will have supererogated
you will have supererogated
he/she/it will have supererogated
we will have supererogated
you will have supererogated
they will have supererogated
Future Continuous
I will be supererogating
you will be supererogating
he/she/it will be supererogating
we will be supererogating
you will be supererogating
they will be supererogating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been supererogating
you have been supererogating
he/she/it has been supererogating
we have been supererogating
you have been supererogating
they have been supererogating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been supererogating
you will have been supererogating
he/she/it will have been supererogating
we will have been supererogating
you will have been supererogating
they will have been supererogating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been supererogating
you had been supererogating
he/she/it had been supererogating
we had been supererogating
you had been supererogating
they had been supererogating
Conditional
I would supererogate
you would supererogate
he/she/it would supererogate
we would supererogate
you would supererogate
they would supererogate
Past Conditional
I would have supererogated
you would have supererogated
he/she/it would have supererogated
we would have supererogated
you would have supererogated
they would have supererogated
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Then she still supererogated. For she did something better than she could have done while doing the minimum (which would have taken her down the block to the fire alarm).
In the latter two cases, you have still supererogated.