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abseil

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishabseilab‧seil /ˈæbseɪl/ verb [intransitive + down] British English 🔊 🔊 to go down a cliff or a rock by sliding down a rope and pushing against the rock with your feet syn rappel American English→ See Verb table
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abseilSince his tragic mishap, the former marathon runner has accomplished many projects including an outward bound course, abseiling and canoeing.Read in studio Eight daredevils have conquered a six hundred foot power station chimney, by abseiling down it for charity.I remember leaving a ledge to abseil down Scafell's East Buttress once only to realise I was falling out of control.This is a good place to abseil down the face without committing yourself to a hard route out again.Martin decided to abseil from the peg but as he leant back it came out.There she will put her courage and dexterity to the test rock climbing, abseiling, sea kayaking, and canoeing.
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Verb table
abseil
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyabseil
he, she, itabseils
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyabseiled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave abseiled
he, she, ithas abseiled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad abseiled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill abseil
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have abseiled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam abseiling
he, she, itis abseiling
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you, we, theyare abseiling
Past
I, he, she, itwas abseiling
you, we, theywere abseiling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been abseiling
he, she, ithas been abseiling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been abseiling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be abseiling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been abseiling
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