English version

endear

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishendearen‧dear /ɪnˈdɪə $ ɪnˈdɪr/ verb 🔊 🔊 endear somebody to somebody→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
endearThe expression that spreads through the audience makes this man immediately endearing.His tales were simple and sweet and his characters endearing enough to remember with fondness all the way to adulthood.His intervention will endear him to Maggie, Lucy believes.The new heir apparent soon had an opportunity to endear himself to the Athenians.However, the reckless, well-bred show of bravado did not exactly endear the utterer to two other boys of like age.
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Verb table
endear
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyendear
he, she, itendears
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyendeared
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave endeared
he, she, ithas endeared
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad endeared
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill endear
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have endeared
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam endearing
he, she, itis endearing
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you, we, theyare endearing
Past
I, he, she, itwas endearing
you, we, theywere endearing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been endearing
he, she, ithas been endearing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been endearing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be endearing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been endearing
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