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resurface

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Roads, Water
resurfacere‧sur‧face /ˌriːˈsɜːfɪs $ -ɜːr-/ verb 🔊 🔊 1 [intransitive]APPEAR to appear again after being lost or missing 🔊 One of the missing paintings suddenly resurfaced.see thesaurus at appear2 [intransitive] if an idea or problem resurfaces, it becomes important again 🔊 Nationalist tensions have resurfaced here.3 [transitive]TTR to put a new surface on a road4 [intransitive]TTWUP to come back up to the surface of the water
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Examples from the Corpus
resurfaceAfter three months of hard work, as the team put together its final recommendations, their initial concerns resurfaced.Despite this, I felt it would be better to prove myself in basic training before allowing my real personality to resurface.Now that the portability of the microfilm system makes it an attractive product, the unresolved controversy may resurface.Now the old image of a mean-spirited Dole immediately resurfaces.They postpone spending on road repair until the road has to be rebuilt, at three times the cost of simple resurfacing.The cost of resurfacing a damaged playground is enormous.The M 1 is perpetually being resurfaced, a task that seems to be as endless as repainting the Forth bridge.At the same period the alternative church of love resurfaced in the form of Catharism.Rumors resurfaced that the sale of the company might fall through.
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Verb table
resurface
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyresurface
he, she, itresurfaces
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyresurfaced
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave resurfaced
he, she, ithas resurfaced
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad resurfaced
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill resurface
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have resurfaced
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam resurfacing
he, she, itis resurfacing
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you, we, theyare resurfacing
Past
I, he, she, itwas resurfacing
you, we, theywere resurfacing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been resurfacing
he, she, ithas been resurfacing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been resurfacing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be resurfacing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been resurfacing
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