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decapitate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdecapitatede‧cap‧i‧tate /dɪˈkæpɪteɪt/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 KILLto cut off someone’s headbehead 🔊 a decapitated bodydecapitation /dɪˌkæpɪˈteɪʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
decapitateThe boy reached for a chopper and began briskly to decapitate the birds.As a 10-year-old kid Pauline used a stolen acetylene torch to decapitate the globe of a gumball machine.
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Verb table
decapitate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydecapitate
he, she, itdecapitates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydecapitated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave decapitated
he, she, ithas decapitated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad decapitated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill decapitate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have decapitated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam decapitating
he, she, itis decapitating
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you, we, theyare decapitating
Past
I, he, she, itwas decapitating
you, we, theywere decapitating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been decapitating
he, she, ithas been decapitating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been decapitating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be decapitating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been decapitating
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