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perpetrate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishperpetrateper‧pe‧trate /ˈpɜːpətreɪt $ ˈpɜːr-/ verb [transitive] formal 🔊 🔊 DOto do something that is morally wrong or illegalcommit 🔊 Who could have perpetrated such a dreadful crime?perpetration /ˌpɜːpəˈtreɪʃən $ ˌpɜːr-/ noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
perpetrateAnother element is the continuing presence of organized white supremacists in our society and the violence they perpetrate.That was what made Feeley innocent, no matter what outrages he perpetrated.The rumor was that I had invented him to perpetrate a hoax and had actually written the books myself.an extremist group that had perpetrated bombings and other acts of terrorMost such attempts, it concluded, are actually perpetrated by authorised users, and can usually be covered by existing law.The kinds of attack perpetrated by women seldom use deadly force.A bluff she had perpetrated mainly on herself to give herself the strength to go on living.He was merely perpetrating that deprivation.
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Verb table
perpetrate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyperpetrate
he, she, itperpetrates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyperpetrated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave perpetrated
he, she, ithas perpetrated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad perpetrated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill perpetrate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have perpetrated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam perpetrating
he, she, itis perpetrating
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you, we, theyare perpetrating
Past
I, he, she, itwas perpetrating
you, we, theywere perpetrating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been perpetrating
he, she, ithas been perpetrating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been perpetrating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be perpetrating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been perpetrating
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