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ensconce

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishensconceen‧sconce /ɪnˈskɒns $ ɪnˈskɑːns/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 PUTto settle yourself in a place where you feel comfortable and safebe ensconced in/at/on etc 🔊 Nick was comfortably ensconced in front of the TV set.ensconce yourself 🔊 Agnes had ensconced herself in the best bedroom. Grammar Ensconce is usually either passive or reflexive (=followed by myself/herself etc).→ See Verb table
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Verb table
ensconce
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyensconce
he, she, itensconces
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyensconced
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave ensconced
he, she, ithas ensconced
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad ensconced
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill ensconce
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have ensconced
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam ensconcing
he, she, itis ensconcing
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you, we, theyare ensconcing
Past
I, he, she, itwas ensconcing
you, we, theywere ensconcing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been ensconcing
he, she, ithas been ensconcing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been ensconcing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be ensconcing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been ensconcing
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