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verb
  1. 1
    used for forming the perfect tenses of verbs. The perfect tenses are used for talking about what happened or began before now or another point in time

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  2. 2

    have

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    have got

    used for describing someone/something
  3. 3

    have

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    have got

    used for showing possession
    1. a.
      to own something

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  4. 4
    do or experience something
    1. a.
      to do something

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  5. 6

    have

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    have got

    when you should or must do something
    1. b.
      if you have something to do, you must do it

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  6. 7
    to eat or drink something. This word is often used in polite offers and requests

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    have

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    have got

    to contain or include parts, members, etc.

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    have

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    have got

    when something is available
    1. a.
      used for saying that a person, store, hotel, etc. can offer you something to buy or use

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    have

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    have got

    used for saying that someone is visiting you or spending time with you

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    have

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    have got

    used for saying that there is an idea, a belief, or a feeling in your mind

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    have

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    have got

    used for saying that you have put something in a particular position or have arranged it in a particular way

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    have

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    have got

    to suffer from an illness, disease, injury, or pain

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    have

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    have got

    receive something
    1. a.
      to receive a letter, message, or telephone call

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    2. b.
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    have

    or

    have got

    to be holding someone by a particular part of their body so that they cannot get away

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  15. 23
    if you have someone who does a particular job, they work for you, usually in a much lower position

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