Definition of seconded in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFsecondSGsecondsPRseconding
    1. simple past tense and past participle of second.
      1. I seconded this proposal of my esteemed colleague, to reduce taxes.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • In Jane Eyre this hypodiegetic level is only attained four times again, first in chapter fifteen, in which Rochester tells Jane about his mistress Celine Varens, second in chapter twenty-seven [...]
      • We're going to have to get a second telephone line installed at our house, because the teenagers spend so much time talking to their friends.
      • Ireland got their second try not long before half-time with O'Leary, an injury doubt all week with a stiff back, just about getting over for a try which was confirmed by the video referee.
    2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • The cowboy was bucked off the bronco after 7 seconds.
      • Structural failure will occur in three minutes, 30 seconds.
      • The graphics are really choppy; I'm only getting 12 frames per second.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Verbs
      • Verb forms
        • Participles
          • Past participles
          • Verb simple past forms

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en seconde
      2. fr seconde
      3. en secondee
      4. en seconder
      5. fr seconder
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      Meaning of seconded for the defined word.

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