English version

mete something ↔ out

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmete something ↔ out phrasal verb formalPUNISHif you mete out a punishment, you give it to someone to He felt he had a right to mete out physical punishment to the children. Judges are meting out harsh sentences for car theft. mete→ See Verb table
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Verb table
mete
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theymete
he, she, itmetes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theymeted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave meted
he, she, ithas meted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad meted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill mete
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have meted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam meting
he, she, itis meting
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you, we, theyare meting
Past
I, he, she, itwas meting
you, we, theywere meting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been meting
he, she, ithas been meting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been meting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be meting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been meting
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