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dwell

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdwelldwell /dwel/ ●○○ verb (past tense and past participle dwelt /dwelt/ or dwelled) [intransitive always + adverb/preposition]  LIVE SOMEWHERE literary to live in a particular place They dwelt in the forest. dwell on/upon something→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
dwellThe Lord in his glory had actually come to dwell amongst his people.Each country has its own geography where the spirit dwells and where physical force can never conquer even an inch of ground.I am suspicious of gods who dwell benignly in heavens, immutable and supreme.A woodsman and his family dwelt in the middle of the forest.He had certainly never bothered to dwell much before on what the moon saw as it climbed.But in her writing and speeches Shaughnessy did not dwell on this problem; perhaps that was a necessary part of salesmanship.They force the reader to slow down, to dwell or brood on what is happening.
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Verb table
dwell
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydwell
he, she, itdwells
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydweltdwelled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave dwelt
he, she, ithas dwelt
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad dwelt
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill dwell
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have dwelt
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam dwelling
he, she, itis dwelling
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you, we, theyare dwelling
Past
I, he, she, itwas dwelling
you, we, theywere dwelling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been dwelling
he, she, ithas been dwelling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been dwelling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be dwelling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been dwelling
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