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Was

Definition of Was:

part of speech: verb

The past tense of the verb be.

part of speech: imperfect

of Be

Usage examples:

  • It - it was mother's. Winston Churchill in "The Crisis, Volume 6".
  • John was that man. Marcus Dods in "The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I".
  • The explanation was simple. Ralph Bonehill in "Leo the Circus Boy".
  • Hew was always kind. Marie Belloc Lowndes in "Jane Oglander".

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