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slaver

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishslaverslav‧er1 /ˈslævə $ -ər/ verb [intransitive] 🔊 🔊 HUNGRY/STARVING literary to let saliva (=liquid produced inside your mouth) come out of your mouth, especially because you are hungry syn drool→ See Verb table
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slaverThe dogs started racing toward us, howling and slavering.
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slaverslav‧er2 /ˈsleɪvə $ -ər/ noun [countable] old use 🔊 🔊 1 BEsomeone who sells slaves2 TTWa ship for moving slaves from one place to another
Examples from the Corpus
slaverHands are not so easy come by for a slaver.At Bristol and Liverpool slavers did make up significant proportions of the merchant fleets.Have you forgotten that your tribe, the Efik, were among the most notorious slavers on the slave coast?Although his chains still held him tight, the slavers grabbed him and burnt him with searing irons.The slavers knew what their slaves were about to discover - that language is a form of power.
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Verb table
slaver
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyslaver
he, she, itslavers
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyslavered
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave slavered
he, she, ithas slavered
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad slavered
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill slaver
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have slavered
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam slavering
he, she, itis slavering
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you, we, theyare slavering
Past
I, he, she, itwas slavering
you, we, theywere slavering
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been slavering
he, she, ithas been slavering
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been slavering
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be slavering
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been slavering
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