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gravitate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgravitategrav‧i‧tate /ˈɡrævɪteɪt/ verb [intransitive always + adverb/preposition] 🔊 🔊 formalATTRACT to be attracted to something and therefore move towards it or become involved with itgravitate to/towards 🔊 Most visitors to London gravitate to Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
gravitateThey're gravitating to a large noisy mechanical crudely-lit fairground.As a kid, she was a superior all-around athlete, eventually gravitating to golf at age 14.Funnily enough, whenever he does this all the really interesting people in the room seem to gravitate to his chair.I feel stock returns will eventually gravitate to their historic norms of 10. 5 percent annually since 1925.There was always plenty to drink, and eventually the two would gravitate toward each other and dance very close.In the long run the economy will tend to gravitate towards a position of Walrasian equilibrium.gravitate to/towardsThey're gravitating to a large noisy mechanical crudely-lit fairground.In the long run the economy will tend to gravitate towards a position of Walrasian equilibrium.The people I gravitate to are dreamers.As a kid, she was a superior all-around athlete, eventually gravitating to golf at age 14.Funnily enough, whenever he does this all the really interesting people in the room seem to gravitate to his chair.Each pair in fact began to gravitate to opposite poles within the horizon which Dialectical Theology had opened up.I feel stock returns will eventually gravitate to their historic norms of 10. 5 percent annually since 1925.
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Verb table
gravitate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theygravitate
he, she, itgravitates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theygravitated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave gravitated
he, she, ithas gravitated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad gravitated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill gravitate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have gravitated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam gravitating
he, she, itis gravitating
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you, we, theyare gravitating
Past
I, he, she, itwas gravitating
you, we, theywere gravitating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been gravitating
he, she, ithas been gravitating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been gravitating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be gravitating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been gravitating
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