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sculpt

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Sculpture
sculptsculpt /skʌlpt/ verb [transitive]  AVSto make a particular shape from stone, wood, clay etc
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sculptBecause she wanted somebody to teach her to paint and to sculpt, and Cresselton had the best teachers.The tour guides say it took a year to sculpt each ceiling.The statue is sculpted in solid marble.Others are like sculpting in stone.Bernhardt stated that she continued to sculpt into old age to remain mentally alert.She wants to try out everything - sculpting, knitting, clay-modelling, sketching - you name it.Louisa especially enjoyed sculpting more creatures and making up stories about how big and scary they were.I wanted to sculpt the stalactites but we could not find the sculptors.J., uses the ancient technique of lost-wax sculpting to create her belts, earrings and other metal accessories.
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sculpt
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysculpt
he, she, itsculpts
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysculpted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave sculpted
he, she, ithas sculpted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad sculpted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill sculpt
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have sculpted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam sculpting
he, she, itis sculpting
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you, we, theyare sculpting
Past
I, he, she, itwas sculpting
you, we, theywere sculpting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been sculpting
he, she, ithas been sculpting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been sculpting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be sculpting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been sculpting
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