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verb pore pronunciation in British English /pɔː(r)/
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present tense
I/you/we/theypore
he/she/itpores
present participleporing
past tensepored
past participlepored

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phrasal verb

pore over

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present tense
I/you/we/theypore over
he/she/itpores over
present participleporing over
past tensepored over
past participlepored over
pore over something to examine or read something very carefully and in a lot of detail

Ben was poring over computer printouts with an engineer.

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