English version

pervade

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpervadeper‧vade /pəˈveɪd $ pər-/ verb [transitive] formal 🔊 🔊 SPREADif a feeling, idea, or smell pervades a place, it is present in every part of it 🔊 A spirit of hopelessness pervaded the country.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
pervadeHard feelings pervade, especially between Paulette and her father.The power of their positive thinking is infectious and pervades our daily working life.Above all, I remember the overwhelming sense of defeatism and moral chaos that pervaded public discourse.There is a contradiction which has pervaded responses to the National Curriculum in special education.the smell of rain pervading the airTea trays pervade the corridors, going everywhere.A culture of violence pervades the local police department.It is a word that pervades the world that deals with children who, having problems, are taken to be problems.Many sleepers are disturbed by light that pervades their eyelids when they have their eyes closed.
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Verb table
pervade
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theypervade
he, she, itpervades
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theypervaded
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave pervaded
he, she, ithas pervaded
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad pervaded
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill pervade
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have pervaded
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam pervading
he, she, itis pervading
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you, we, theyare pervading
Past
I, he, she, itwas pervading
you, we, theywere pervading
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been pervading
he, she, ithas been pervading
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been pervading
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be pervading
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been pervading
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