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shanghai

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishshanghaishang‧hai /ʃæŋˈhaɪ/ verb (shanghaied, shanghaiing, shanghais) [transitive] old-fashioned  FORCE somebody TO DO somethingto trick or force someone into doing something unwillinglyshanghai somebody into doing something I got shanghaied into organizing the kids’ party.→ See Verb table
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shanghaiThe boys feared being shanghaied into the army.
ShanghaiShanghai  a city in East China, in Jiangsu province, but independent of it. Shanghai is China's largest city and its most important port and an industrial centre.
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Verb table
shanghai
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyshanghai
he, she, itshanghais
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyshanghaied
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave shanghaied
he, she, ithas shanghaied
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad shanghaied
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill shanghai
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have shanghaied
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam shanghaiing
he, she, itis shanghaiing
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you, we, theyare shanghaiing
Past
I, he, she, itwas shanghaiing
you, we, theywere shanghaiing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been shanghaiing
he, she, ithas been shanghaiing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been shanghaiing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be shanghaiing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been shanghaiing
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