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verb endear pronunciation in American English /ɪnˈdɪr/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleendearing
past tenseendeared
past participleendeared

phrasal verb

endear to

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyendear to
he/she/itendears to
present participleendearing to
past tenseendeared to
past participleendeared to
endear someone to someone to make someone liked by someone else
His brusque manner did not exactly endear him to his colleagues.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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