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coarsen

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcoarsencoars‧en /ˈkɔːsən $ ˈkɔːr-/ verb [intransitive, transitive] 🔊 🔊 1 ROUGH/NOT SMOOTHto become thicker or rougher, or to make something thicker or rougher 🔊 Hard work had coarsened his hands.2 RUDE/OBSCENEto become or to make someone become less polite in the way they talk or behave 🔊 He’s been coarsened by his experience of war.→ See Verb table
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coarsenThe political process has become coarsened.
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Verb table
coarsen
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theycoarsen
he, she, itcoarsens
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theycoarsened
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave coarsened
he, she, ithas coarsened
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad coarsened
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill coarsen
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have coarsened
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam coarsening
he, she, itis coarsening
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you, we, theyare coarsening
Past
I, he, she, itwas coarsening
you, we, theywere coarsening
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been coarsening
he, she, ithas been coarsening
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been coarsening
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be coarsening
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been coarsening
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