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verb     mete pronunciation in American English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlemeting
past tensemeted
past participlemeted

phrasal verb

mete out

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theymete out
he/she/itmetes out
present participlemeting out
past tensemeted out
past participlemeted out
to give a punishment to someone

The same treatment should be meted out to politicians who break the rules.

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