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    Definition of encountered in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFencounterSGencountersPRencounteringSUF-red
    1. simple past tense and past participle of encounter.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • she took a video of their encounter ‎; could you take a picture of us? ‎; the police took his fingerprints ‎
        • During the Crusade, they encountered the first batch of jihadists near the coast.
        • His encounters with security, reception, the secretary, and the assistant were all stalls until the general manager's attorney arrived.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Flag-jacking normally occurs when Americans pose as Canadians in order to be thought of more favorably by the locals they encounter.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Past participles
            • Verb simple past forms

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
        1. en encounterer
        2. en rencountered
        3. en encounter
        4. en countered
        5. en encountre
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        Meaning of encountered for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "encountered" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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