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officiate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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officiateof‧fi‧ci‧ate /əˈfɪʃieɪt/ verb [intransitive] 🔊 🔊 PGRRto perform official duties, especially at a religious ceremony
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officiateFor the same reason, though, Stern would not let unqualified women officiate.Mayor Willie Brown and most members of the Board of Supervisors officiated.Before that the rector of Worth travelled the four miles along the Priest's Way to officiate at Swanage.He said the officiating in 1995 was excellent, despite several questionable calls in the playoffs.Family solidarity ends game Stories of a father officiating in a game in which a son is playing can be rather salutary.I have seen 13 Premier League games this season and only one was officiated with any degree of competence.
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Verb table
officiate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyofficiate
he, she, itofficiates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyofficiated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave officiated
he, she, ithas officiated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad officiated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill officiate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have officiated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam officiating
he, she, itis officiating
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you, we, theyare officiating
Past
I, he, she, itwas officiating
you, we, theywere officiating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been officiating
he, she, ithas been officiating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been officiating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be officiating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been officiating
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