English version

wad something ↔ up

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwad something ↔ up phrasal verbPRESS American English to press something such as a piece of paper or cloth into a small tight ball wad→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
wad upYou could wad it up into a ball with your fingers, light it, and heat your coffee.
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Verb table
wad
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theywad
he, she, itwads
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywadded
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave wadded
he, she, ithas wadded
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad wadded
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill wad
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have wadded
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam wadding
he, she, itis wadding
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you, we, theyare wadding
Past
I, he, she, itwas wadding
you, we, theywere wadding
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been wadding
he, she, ithas been wadding
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been wadding
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be wadding
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been wadding
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