English version

sequestrate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Loans
sequestratese‧ques‧trate /sɪˈkwestreɪt, ˈsiːkwə-/ (also sequester /sɪˈkwestə $ -ər/) verb [transitive] British English formal  BFLto take property away from the person it belongs to because they have not paid their debts Grammar Sequestrate is usually passive.sequestration /ˌsiːkwəˈstreɪʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable]
→ See Verb table
From Longman Business Dictionarysequestratese‧ques‧trate /sɪˈkwestreɪt, ˈsiːkwə-/ (also sequester /sɪˈkwestə-ər/) verb [transitive]LAW to officially take property, goods etc away from someone because they have not paid their debts or have broken some other lawThe shares were sequestered by the court at the request of the chairman.They obtained a private injunction to sequester $796.2 million of company assets.sequestration noun [countable, uncountable]the sequestration of trade union funds→ See Verb table
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.
Verb table
sequestrate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysequestrate
he, she, itsequestrates
> View More
Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysequestrated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave sequestrated
he, she, ithas sequestrated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad sequestrated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill sequestrate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have sequestrated
> View Less
Continuous Form
Present
Iam sequestrating
he, she, itis sequestrating
> View More
you, we, theyare sequestrating
Past
I, he, she, itwas sequestrating
you, we, theywere sequestrating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been sequestrating
he, she, ithas been sequestrating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been sequestrating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be sequestrating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been sequestrating
> View Less