supererogate

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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.
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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
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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.
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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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